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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box4/Fold1/1908/20
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateSunday 19 April 1908
Address FromRossyvera, Norfolk Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, Western Cape
Address To
Who ToWilliam Philip ('Will') Schreiner
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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 date has been written on this letter in an unknown hand.
1 Rossyvera
2 Norfolk Rd
3 Sea Point
4 Sunday night
6 Dear old Man
8 I’m sorry I was so dead & alive yesterday but I can hardly drag myself
9about. Dr Brown came early this morning, & we went to look for some
10new quarters & to my old place at Tamboer’s Kloof but they were full &
11couldn’t take me. I think I have found a place close to this which is
12drier & warmer. I’m going to give it a try tonight. If not better I’ll
13return to Matjesfontein. Cron arrives tonight tomorrow night. I will
14come & look you up for a moment in your office before I go. I haven’t
15been to
17[page/s missing]