Letter 10 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes comments about paintings by José Legrelles published in the London Illustrated News. Written on headed paper of the Union-Castle Line ship RMS Kildonan Castle. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/10

Date: November 2nd 1927 - November 2nd 1927

Letter 10 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Refers to a fire at [South View] School, details about his work for the WTC [Western Telegraph Company], and remarks about Kathleen's pupils reaction to their engagement. Pages 1 to 8 written on headed paper of the Union-Castle Line ship RMS Kildonan Castle. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/10A

Date: November 4th 1927 - November 5th 1927

Letter 11 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], San Martin 333-337, Buenos Aires, Argentina to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes details about a trip to Mármol, reference to his father's [Henry Sydney Le Sueur] involvement in a car accident in King Street and details of his confirmation at St Paul's Cathedral. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset via [SS] Avelona.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/11

Date: November 5th 1927 - November 10th 1927

Letter 12 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], San Martin 333-337, Buenos Aires, Argentina to his dear Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes a description of the RMMV [Royal Mail Motor Vessel] Alcantara, refers to a publication he co-edited with [G H] Osmond titled the Olho d'Agua Observer, and mentions congratulations received from friends and family on their engagement. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset with seals impressed with Kenneth's initials.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/12

Date: November 10th 1927 - November 16th 1927

Letter 13 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], San Martin 333, Buenos Aires, Argentina to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Refers to reading in a newspaper of plans of the Reverend [Herbert William] Quarrie to swim the English Channel in order to raise funds for the completion of St Andrew's Church, and refers to Old Victorians working for the Eastern and Western Telegraph Companies including Ralph [Ralph Sydney Le Sueur], Moore, Jack Pallot, B La Cloche, B Milnes and Kenneth Heald. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/13

Date: November 16th 1927 - November 23rd 1927

Letter 14 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], San Martin 333, Buenos Aires to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Refers to Kenneth's transfer to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands, including comments about his response to be informed of his transfer. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset with a silver seal.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/14

Date: November 23rd 1927 - November 25th 1927

Letter 15 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], San Martin 333, Buenos Aires to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes details of Kenneth's planned journey to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands aboard the Blue Star Line ship Albion Star, noting that he will be at sea on Christmas Day, responds to letter 8 from Kathleen, and details arrangements ahead of his transfer to St Vincent. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter. [Some pages appear to have been misnumbered].

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/15

Date: November 25th 1927 - December 3rd 1927

Letter 16 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], Casilla 1164, Buenos Aires to his dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Responds to letter 10 from Kathleen, includes details of his travel plans ahead of his transfer to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands including the boat journey on the Blue Star Line ship Albion Star, and wishes Kathleen a merry Christmas and a happy new year. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/16

Date: November 30th 1927 - December 2nd 1927

Letter 17 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], San Martin 333, Buenos Aires, Argentina to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Refers to a delay to the departure date of the boat Albion Star on which he is sailing to St Vincent, Cape Verde, and details about the Fleury family. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/17

Date: December 5th 1927 - December 6th 1927

Letter 18 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] aboard SS Albion Star in the River Plate, posted at Montevideo, Uruguay, to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes details of Kenneth's crossing from Buenos Aires en route to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands where he is to be stationed for his work with the Western Telegraph Company. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/18

Date: December 8th 1927 - December 9th 1927

Letter 19 from Kenneth Henry Le Sueur to Kathleen de Carteret. Written in four parts across four green booklets. Includes details of Kenneth’s journey from Buenos Aires en route to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands where he is to be stationed for his work with the Western Telegraph Company. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter. [Each booklet catalogued individually: see L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19/1, L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19A, L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19B and L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19C].

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19

Date: December 9th 1927 - December 18th 1927

Letter 19 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] aboard SS Albion Star off the coast of the frontier between Uruguay and Brazil, to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Pages 1-22 of Letter 19 [L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19]. Includes details of Kenneth’s journey from Buenos Aires en route to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands where he is to be stationed for his work with the Western Telegraph Company, including details of a stopover in Montevideo.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19/1

Date: December 9th 1927 - December 12th 1927

Letter 19A from [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur aboard SS Albion Star] to [Kathleen de Carteret]. Pages 23-44 of Letter 19 [L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19]. Responds to letter 11 from Kathleen.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19A

Date: December 12th 1927 - December 13th 1927

Letter 19B from [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur aboard SS Albion Star] to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Pages 45-68 of Letter 19 [L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19]. Refers to passing by the North Brazilian coast, describes life aboard the ship and includes details of a discussion with Captain Bevan about his naval career.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19B

Date: December 14th 1927 - December 18th 1927

Letter 19C from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur aboard SS Albion Star] to [Kathleen de Carteret]. Pages 69-92 of Letter 19 [L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19]. Includes details of a discussion with Captain Bevan about his career, recollections of heavy snowfall in Jersey in the winter of 1916 and describes the final part of his voyage from Buenos Aires to St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/19C

Date: December 18th 1927 - December 23rd 1927

Letter 20 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], WTC [Western Telegraph Company] Mess, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands, to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Refers to his arrival in St Vincent and details of his plans for Christmas. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/20

Date: December 24th 1927 - December 24th 1927

Letter 20A from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Refers to his arrival in St Vincent, remarks about a cinematograph given to the Company mess by Sir Ernest Shackleton used during his expedition to the South Pole in 1921, and details of his Christmas. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/20A

Date: December 24th 1927 - December 30th 1927

Letter 21 from [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Responds to letter 14 from Kathleen, and includes comments about a New Year's Eve dance. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset. [Envelope is labelled 21 Part I and letter refers to 21A, but letter in question in missing in series].

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/21

Date: December 31st 1927 - January 2nd 1928

Letter 22 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur], Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands to his dearest Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Responds to letters 15, 16 and 17 from Kathleen, including remarks about Kathleen's suggestion of asking Mr Amy to play the organ at their wedding, and includes comments about an attack on the crew of HMS [RRS] William Scoresby whilst they were stopping in St Vincent en route to South Georgia for an expedition in connection with whale research. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, South View School, Clevedon, Somerset.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/22

Date: January 7th 1928 - January 10th 1928

Letter 23 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] to his own Kath [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes comments about the artist Rex H [Reginald Hector] Whistler, including Kenneth's recollections of attending Victoria College with him and remarks about the work of Rex's cousin, also an artist named Rex [Reginald John Whistler], and details of a conversation with C A Stevenson about Lieutenant [Charles] Stanley Mossop and the seaplane crash in which he was killed.

Reference: L/C/142/A1/A2/2/23

Date: January 11th 1928 - January 15th 1928

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