Letter to [Horace Waller?]
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Recd Oct 16/75
Mombasa East Africa.
September 15th 1875
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.
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
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
Cite this digital edition (MLA): Wainwright, Jacob. “Letter to [Horace Waller?]” (15 September 1875). Mary Borgo Ton, Adrian S. Wisnicki, Anne M. Martin, eds. One More Voice, new dawn edition, 2021, https://onemorevoice.org/html/transcriptions/liv_020051_TEI.html.
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