"Spending the last days destroying letters & papers, no daughter to leave them to" Read the full letter
|Archive||Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin|
|Letter Date||24 December 1917|
|Address From||9 Porchester Place, Edgware Road, Westminster, London|
|Address To||23 Rothersay Road, Luton, Bedfordshire|
|Who To||John Hodgson|
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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 John Hodgson, 24 December 1917, Harry Ransom Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Olive Schreiner Letters Project transcription’. Please also supply letter line numbers for specific quotations.
The Project is grateful to the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, the University of Texas at Austin, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Manuscript Collections. The date of this postcard is provided by the postmark and the address it was sent to is on its front. Schreiner was resident at Porchester Place from early April 1917 until August 1920, when she left Britain for South Africa. Hodgson’s article which Schreiner refers to cannot be established.