"Heart dying up last 5 or 6 years, 'Soul of a People' like rain falling on dry parched soil" Read the full letter
Dr Charles Whitby was a second cousin of Olive Schreiner’s. From Schreiner’s mentions of him in her letters, it appears that he lived in Bath and that two of his sons were killed in the First World War.
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- Olive Schreiner BC16/Box5/Fold4/Jan-June1915/10:Telephone: 3675 Kensington., Telegrams: Apartment, London., Kensington Palace Mansions & Hotel, De Vere Gardens, W., Dear...
- Olive Schreiner BC16/Box6/Fold1/July-Dec1915/30:Llandrindod Wells, Sunday , Dear Fan , Thank you so much for your letter. I am longing for further news of the boy. I do not ...
- Olive Schreiner BC16/Box6/Fold3/1917/26:Wednesday, Dear Old Man, Thanks, I shall any how like to meet Miss Goodall., I had several letters from Joseph Lyndall many y...