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Record NGA38/2

Archive reference number NGA38/2

Letter from Myra Hess to Sadie Lereculey

Date 1946

Hess thanks Lereculey for her assistance in organising the wartime concerts at the National Gallery. Hess writes from onboard the RMS Queen Mary, travelling to the United States. Mentions the possibility of music concerts being reinstated at the National Gallery in the future.

Also includes an envelope and small card signed 'Myra', the latter possibly unrelated to the letter.

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