Josephine Butler to Mrs [HS] Wilson

Scope and Content

Written from Liverpool. To say how sorry she was that no time was afforded for her and Mrs Richardson to speak at the Conference. But her presence gave support and it was delightful to see her again (not in JB's handwriting)

Administrative / Biographical History

Mrs Richardson = Mrs Henry Richardson (Maria) of York, one of JB's oldest friends and fellow worker; sister of Mrs Kenway. Mrs Lundie (Elizabeth) was a sister of Mrs HJ Wilson and was married to Robert Lundie, Presbyterian minister in Liverpool. The Conference was the one held on 6 Oct. See letters of 21 Sep and 3 Oct. Biog: Mrs Richardson; Mrs Lundie.