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|Letter Reference||W.P. Schreiner BC112/B31/9|
|Archive||University of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town|
|Letter Date||12 May 1905|
|Address From||Eastbergholt, Gardens, Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Address To||Lyndall, Newlands, Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Who To||Ursula Schreiner|
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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 Ursula Schreiner, 12 May 1905, 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 date of this postcard is provided by the postmark. The address it was sent to and the addressee are on the card and there is a picture of ‘East End, Norwich Cathedral’ on its front. Schreiner stayed in Cape Town from mid March to mid June 1905.
1 Many Happy Returns from your small Aunt 1905