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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box2/Fold4/1901/22
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateMarch 1901
Address FromHanover, Northern Cape
Address To
Who ToBetty Molteno
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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 letter, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The month and year have been written on this letter in an unknown hand. Schreiner was resident in Hanover from September 1900 to October 1907, after 1902 with visits, sometimes fairly lengthy, elsewhere. The name of the addressee is indicated by salutation.
1 Dear Friend
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3 The £5 from Miss Hobhouse has come. If it will you collect any more
4money keep it for the present, because I see well that in a few months
5time, when all the prisoners at De Aar have been tried we shall have
6much want & trouble. I enclose a note to Miss Hobhouse.
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8^Cron will give you news of me. See him & have a talk with him.^
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10Olive
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