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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner: Ruth Alexander MSC 26/2.1.20
ArchiveNational Library of South Africa, Special Collections, Cape Town
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date12 January 1917
Address From19 Adam Street, Portman Square, Westminster
Address ToKalk Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape
Who ToRuth Alexander nee Schechter
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The Project is grateful to the National Library of South Africa (NLSA), Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Special Collections. The date of this postcard is provided by the postmark and the address it was sent to and the name of the addressee are on its front. Schreiner was resident in Adam Street from late December 1916 to the end of March 1917.
1 I hope all goes well with you dear Kallenbach writes me he is leaving
2for the continent He asked after you. We are having rather a terrible
3winter here. Fog, & then snow & rain & then fog again in a way I never
4knew before in all my long years in England.
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6 Much love to you. I always think of you.
7 Olive
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