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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box1/Fold1/1889/6
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date26 August 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 I’ve thought of a plan. When I go to the Cape if I write to any one,
2enclose three thin English post cards for them to post here. I’ve
3already bought a supply! I’ve written to ask Fred. I didn’t go to
4see Bret Hart at the last; am saving your letter till I write to him!!
5I’m so glad of your good news but you don’t say how you are
8 Olive