Letter to [Horace Waller?]

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    Recd Oct 16/75


C.C.F. 10.9


HW. 20/10

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Mombasa East Africa.


            September 15th 1875


  S.
Private

My dear Sir


            Much thanks to you & to
your family. I have received the knife
which you have kindly sent me.
It is the best, useful & most va-
luable
knife I ever had. I shall
take great care of it one would
take much interest to see it.
I am still at Kisulutimi. I am going
on with the school with few child-
ren
to which some are added from
the rescued slaves. May Heaven
conduct and help us in this & this
may be the means of bringing the route
  to the eternal joy.


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I have received the letter from Dr
Foster
. There are much work going on
at Frere Town. The consul was very -
much delighted with the place.


Mr Sparshott will be soon coming.
  Please to give my best regards to
  Winifred & Claude. I have a great de-
  sire
to come and see you once more.




                                I remain yours
                                        affect & grateful
                                    Jacob Wainwright
                                                    

Item Details

Author(s) & contributor(s): Jacob Wainwright

Date(s): 15 September 1875

Place(s) of creation: Mombasa. East Africa

Form & transmission history: Manuscript letter in author’s hand.

Object description: Photocopy; two-page single-sided letter on letterhead in one hand, with overwriting in second hand.

Repository: University of Birmingham. Cadbury Research Library (Birmingham, United Kingdom)

Shelfmark / Identifier: CMS/B/OMS/C A5 O1/19

Digital edition & date: One More Voice, 2021

Critical editing & encoding: Mary Borgo Ton, Adrian S. Wisnicki, Anne M. Martin

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