On their own - Britain's child migrants

Departing letter

handwritten letter on lined paper, page 1

Frank wrote this letter on 21 February 1906, to Mr Graver at South Stoneham workhouse, during his stay at the Liverpool Sheltering Homes. He talks about his forthcoming journey to Canada and refers to the medical inspection by the ship’s doctor which he seems confident in passing.

Lent by Southampton City Archives, Southampton City Council.

handwritten letter on lined paper, page 2

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