Josephine Butler to Miss Forsaith

Scope and Content

Photocopy of a letter. Written from [Wooler, Northumberland].

Asking her to send her Dr Alexander Whyte's 'Sketch of St Teresa' [1897]. She is one of JB's favourite saints and she has often longed to translate fully her famous work 'The Life of Prayer'. Pointed out that Mrs Booth [wife of the 'General'] used to quote publicly some of her sayings.

Administrative / Biographical History

Saturday [4 Jan 1906]

Biog: Mrs Terrell; M. Minod; M. de Meuron; Mme Piecynska; Mr Burfoot