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|Letter Reference||Olive Schreiner BC16/Box5/Fold3/1914/77|
|Archive||University of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town|
|Letter Date||19 November 1914|
|Address From||Kensington Palace Mansions, De Vere Gardens, Kensington, London|
|Address To||The Cottage, Ivy Deane, Rondebosch, Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Who To||Alice Greene|
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The manuscript of this letter by Olive Schreiner belongs to the Archive referenced above; its ownership of the original should be acknowledged by referencing the letter as indicated: Copyright transcription: © Olive Schreiner Letters Project. This transcription can be freely used as long as copyright is acknowledged and it is referenced using the following citation: ‘Olive Schreiner to Alice Greene, 19 November 1914, UCT Manuscripts & Archives, Olive Schreiner Letters Project transcription’. Please also supply letter line numbers for specific quotations.
The Project is grateful to Manuscripts and Archives, University of Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The address this postcard was sent to and the name of its addressee are written on the front. Schreiner was resident at Kensington Palace Mansions from late October 1914 to late July 1915.