Alix von Cotta to Nelly

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Cotta writing from Berlin. Sends her best wishes for the 'great undertaking' (the scheme for the purchase of Roedean site and the erection there of buildings for an enlarged school first sod turned 16 Mar 1897). Remarks that the German Universities are at last beginning to open to women; several of the Lyceum students are hearing lectures at the Berlin University.