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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box7/Fold1/Jan-July1919/2
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date7 February 1919
Address From9 Porchester Place, Edgware Road, Westminster, London
Address To48 Tavistock Square, Camden, London
Who ToBetty Molteno
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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 letter, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The address and the name of the addressee which this leaflet and its comment were sent to are on an attached envelope, with the date provided by its postmark. Schreiner was resident at Porchester Place from early April 1917 until August 1920, when she left Britain for South Africa.
1I should like so much to go to these meetings if I could.
This short sentence is written on a leaflet about a series of six lectures to be given by Homer Lance. The topic was 'Authority: the fundamental problem of society' and the series was given for the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF).