Letters in the Yeats Archive collection

 Letter from Jack B. Yeats to John B. Yeats, 19 January 1921

In this letter Jack thanks his father, then living in New York, for a ‘delightful article’ he had written about Jack’s formative years, which was published in the Christian Science Monitor, 2 November, 1920. He includes an illustration with the explanation: ‘in this wintry weather I like to be down the quays to see the old retired decrepit seamen…’.