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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner: Havelock Ellis 2006.29/19
ArchiveNational English Literary Museum, Grahamstown
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date23 August 1920
Address FromOn board ship, Balmoral Castle
Address To14 Dover Mansions, Canterbury Road, Brixton, London
Who ToHavelock Ellis
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The Project is grateful to the National English Literary Museum (NELM) for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. The date is provided by the postmark on this postcard and the address it was sent to and its recipient are on the card. On the front is a black and white picture of the Royal Mail Steamer ‘Balmoral Castle’.
1 We are nearing Madeira. I have not been sea sick at all. But my heart
2is troublesome. Have not lain down since I left England. Will write
3from Africa.