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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box4/Fold3/1910/19
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateMonday 17 October 1910
Address FromDe Aar, Northern 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 De Aar
2 Monday
4 Dear old Man
6 I’m glad you are a senator – they could hardly do less. Moor is a
7fine man to have in as a representative of the natives.
9 Cron is in town staying with his mother & brother at
10 Tarlair
11 Pillan’s Rd
12 Rosebank
14 I will be there till near the end of the week I hope he’ll see you.
16 I’m glad you came out on the woman platform. It will be a great help.
18 Good bye, dear.
19 Ol
21 All my friends write to me very delighted with our girl. They say she
22has developed so. I wonder if she got the two letters I sent her all
23right. I addressed them simply Newlands as I didnt know name of house.