Letter from Begum D. A. Hidayatullah, General Secretary, All Pakistan Women's Association, to Monica Aron (later Gates), in reply to her request for a doll in in the national costume of Pakistan, dated 12 December 1961.

The Gates collection contains 170 national dolls from 74 different countries and some correspondence relating to the acquisition of several of the dolls. The costumes of the dolls represent national costumes from the 19th Century to the 1990s. Monica Gates collected or was given these dolls between 1957 and 1990.

Physical Description

Signed and typed letter with printed letterhead in blue ink, on buff coloured paper. Handwritten annotation in blue pen across top of page.

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