Written from Winchester. Suggests that the LNA Committee should sanction drawing up on behalf of the LNA a memorial of thanks to Lord Shaftsbury 'for his beautiful pleading for equality in the House of Lords.
Josephine Butler to 'Dearest Friend' [Miss Priestman]
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- ReferenceGB 106 3JBL/23/13
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- Dates of Creation1 Jun 1884
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1 Jun  no year, but reference to Lord Shaftsbury's speech in the House of Lords means 1883 or 1884. Lord S. 1801-1885. Black edged paper would be for her niece Constance who died Feb 18 1884. (See Note letter of [Jan 24 1884]. Biog: Lord Shaftesbury; Mrs Ormiston Chant.