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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner: Hermann Kallenbach MSC 26/2.3.3
ArchiveNational Library of South Africa, Special Collections, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateWednesday September 1914
Address From30 St Mary Abbotts Terrace, Kensington, London
Address To
Who ToHermann Kallenbach
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The Project is grateful to the National Library of South Africa (NLSA), Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of its Special Collections. The month and year have been written on this letter in an unknown hand.
1 30 St Mary Abbott's Terrace
2 Kensington
3 Wednesday
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5 Dear Mr Callenbach
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7 Ive not written to you because I've been too tired & unwell to do
8anything in the way of going out that was not absolutely necessary. I
9am going out now to look at a little flat on the Chelsea Embankment, &
10hope I may be able to move there at once, when I will write & ask you
11to come & we can go up the river which is just before my door.
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13 I disliked Miss Pankhurst's speech very much, it was all "lime-light"
14& theatrical.
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16 Please be sure & tell me when you come how much I owe you.
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18 On my way back from Chelsea I am going to that vegetarian place in
19Tottenham court road to see their food.
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21 I feel so interested in that young Jew. His pictures show real talent.
22I shall try to get some of my friends to buy some.
23
24 ^Kind regards to Mr & Mrs Gandhi
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26 Yours sincerely
27 Olive Schreiner^
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