Reference number
  • MSS.121/F/3/8/1-45
Date
  • 1915-1970
Level
  • Item
Description
  • A series of vivid letters of a close friendship as young women, many written from France, where Helen Haslam went in Oct 1917 to work as a Young Men's Christian Association administrator at YMCA headquarters, Abbeville Area, British Expeditionary Force [BEF], 1915, 1916-1919, 1927, 1970. The correspondence includes references to mutual friends and acquaintances.
    Includes:
    Note from Helen Haslam in 'spirit writing', in effect foretelling the death of Ronald Wilson, an Old Bedalian, 20 Apr 1915 [MSS.121/F/3/8/44].
    Small profile photograph of Helen Haslam, 1910s [MSS.121/F/3/8/45].
Access status
  • Open
Category
  • Photographs