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|Letter Reference||Olive Schreiner BC16/Box1/Fold1/1889/4|
|Archive||University of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town|
|Letter Date||23 July 1889|
|Address From||Ladies Chambers, Chenies Street, Camden, London|
|Address To||66 Bank Parade, Burnley, Lancashire|
|Who To||John Brown|
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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 Brown, 23 July 1889, UCT Manuscripts & Archives, Olive Schreiner Letters Project transcription’. Please also supply letter line numbers for specific quotations.
The Project is grateful to Manuscripts and Archives, University of Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The date of this postcard is provided by the postmark, while the name of the addressee and the address it was sent to are on its front. The postcard has been cut in half, and only the top half is now extant. Schreiner was resident in Chenies Street between June and August 1889.