Josephine Butler to Stanley Butler

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 3JBL/35/06
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 5314
  • Dates of Creation
      6 Jan 1896
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

Photocopy of letter. Written from Caux, Switzerland

Gives her views on the situation in South Africa (see letter of 31 Jul 1895) and the Jameson Raid. Comments on the criticisms of England in the Continental press. Owing to this it was decided by the Federation that the only possible meeting place for the annual meeting could be in Switzerland.

Administrative / Biographical History

Biog: Cecil Rhodes, Sir LS Jameson, Kruger, Mr Pierson, Emperor William of Germany