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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box 12/Fold2/Misc/1
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date1896
Address FromThe Homestead, Kimberley, Northern Cape
Address To
Who ToUnknown
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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 year has been written on this letter in an unknown hand. Schreiner was resident at The Homestead, Kimberley, from mid 1894 to late 1898. The name of the addressee cannot be established. The start of the letter is missing.
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3he says the latest story there; believed by the man in the street, is
4that Rhodes has brought ?Ley---des. I don’t for one moment believe it,
5?Ley-des would not be such a fool.
7Good bye, dear