"Trying to help Will Schreiner politically; I want 'She wrote Peter Halket' on my grave; it's what it cost me" Read the full letter
|Letter Reference||Olive Schreiner BC16/Box5/Fold3/1914/18|
|Archive||University of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town|
|Letter Date||16 April 1914|
|Address From||Hythe, Kent|
|Address To||Sandown Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, Western Cape|
|Who To||Betty Molteno|
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