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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box1/Fold1/1889/5
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date24 July 1889
Address FromLadies Chambers, Chenies Street, Camden, London
Address To66 Bank Parade, Burnley, Lancashire
Who ToMary Brown nee Solomon
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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 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. Schreiner was resident in Chenies Street between June and August 1889.
1 Don’t know name of steamer. It will be down at Liverpool on the 27th
2I think; they sailed from New York on the 19th. I wish so much she
3could spend a day or two with you before she comes on to me. I’m so
4glad you like Prelude, please send it back. I want to show it to some
7 Olive
9 It’s only rough cast just dashed ^off & then type written & it has
10all to be corrected & some things added.^
The 'Prelude' referred to is in From Man to Man.