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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box6/Fold2/1916/42
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date20 September 1916
Address FromLondon
Address ToSandown Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, Western Cape
Who ToLucy Molteno nee Mitchell
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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 date is provided by the postmark on this postcard, while the address it was sent to is written on its front. Content shows Schreiner was in London when she wrote it.
1Dear Lucy,
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3I’ve seen Betty & Alice. Both look well & happy. Miss Molteno has
4improved wonderfully in the last few days. I met Percy Molteno in the
5street. He looks 15 years younger than when I saw him last. I’ve
6come to London for the winter.
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8Dear love to you.
9Olive
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