Letter to VE Strickland regarding treatment of Shirley Strickland by The West Australian, 26 May 1953

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Letter/Letterhead
Date Used
1953
26 May 1953
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Brief Description
A letter from the Managing Editor of THE WEST AUSTRALIAN to V.E. Strickland (Shirley Strickland's mother) rejecting Mr Strickland's complaint about the treatment of Shirley by the paper. The letter notes: 'In our files there is not a single reference suggesting that Miss Strickland is a communist'. The associated envelope carries a pencilled, handwritten inscription, 'West Aust/Reported in/Russia'.
Measurements
H: 205 W: 130mm (H: 8 1/16 W: 5 1/8")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1953
26 May 1953
Location
In storage
Registration No
2003.3903.899
Credit Line
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.

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