Josephine Butler to Mrs Tanner

Scope and Content

Postcard. Written from Wimbledon. Has corrected and sent them the proof of the LNA speeches. Thought the Indian's speech very affecting and solemn as an appeal from an Indian to an English audience. 'Brussels gives me now more work than I am able for. I am so far from work still'

Administrative / Biographical History

Postmarked Wimbledon, 25 Jun 1891

'I regret that a few of the sentences in Mr Naoroji's speech was not fully reported'

For back references to Mr N see 15 Oct 1888; 29 May, 5 Aug 1889. Also 'The Sentinel' Oct 1889 p 109.

'Brussels gives me now more work than I am able for'

The Conference of the International Federation was held at Brussels 5-7 Oct 1891 and JB was involved in correspondence with delegates from all continental countries.

Biog: Mr Naoroji