Josephine Butler to Mrs Tanner

Scope and Content

Postcard. Written from Wooler, Northumberland. Addressed to c/o Mrs Crawshaw, Moor Hills, Dewsbury. Giving details of programmes and halls for meetings.

Administrative / Biographical History

'Lady H's last letter is not a surprise to us ... but it is a dreadful letter; it makes us shrink with repugnance to such methods'

This could be Lady H's letter of retraction addressed to Lord George Hamilton, 27 Jan 1897, from Eastnor Castle. It appeared in some of the daily papers of 8 Feb

See note on 'retraction' in letter of 18 Feb 1898 JB to Miss Forsaith