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Letter [3B] from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] aboard SS Highland Piper at sea 24 hours south of Rio de Janeiro, to his dearest K [Kathleen de Carteret]. Provides details of stopping over at Rio de Janeiro and an upcoming stop in Montevideo before reaching his final destination of BA [Buenos Aires]. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset.

Reference L/C/142/A1/A2/2/3B
Date 28 September 1927 - 30 September 1927
Scope and Content Includes comments about: other passengers on board; exploring Rio; playing card games and gambling on board the ship; winning first prize in a charity raffle; plans to going ashore with Mr and Mrs Weitzel at Montevideo; and refers to sending a telegram to Kathleen Ryland, née Hamnett.
Names Cooper, Bertie
de Carteret, Kathleen
Ryland, Kathleen, née Hamnett
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Weitzel Family
H and W Nelson Limited
Nelson Line
South View School, Clevedon
SS Highland Piper
Keywords Boats | Cards | gambling | Correspondence | Letters | raffles | Ships
Category L/C-Personal and estate
Places Clevedon, Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Rio de Janeiro
Dimensions 3 papers
1 Envelope
Language English
Level of description File


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