Josephine Butler to Rhoda Butler

Scope and Content

Photocopy of letter. Written from [Cheltenham]

A letter of family news and domestic happenings. References to Mrs Sumner, an old friend, and Ruth, an elder sister of Rhoda. Her health is improving but very slowly.

Administrative / Biographical History

3 Jul [1903]

'Mrs Sumner'

An old friend of JB's - Mrs S visited her in Switzerland at the end of 1886 when the Canon nearly died and returned home with difficulty.

Ruth was an older sister of Rhoda and was married to a Mr White.

Biog: Mrs Sumner, Ruth (White)