Josephine Butler to Miss M Priestman

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Postcard. Written from Wimbledon. Enquiring after her sister. JB is obliged to stay in her room now 'I have just managed to finish the 'Dawn'.

Administrative / Biographical History

Postmarked Wimbledon, 20 Oct 1891

'I have just managed to finish the 'Dawn'

This must have been the one issued Oct 1891 which contained an account of the noteworthy Congress held at Brussels 5-8 Oct. It was indeed a contrast to England to be received and feted by members of the Cabinet.