Letter to Elizabeth Pease Nichol
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Railways & Metropolitan Omnibus Company Limited.
16, Devonshire Chambers
Bishopsgate Street Without,
London, E.C. April 24th 1882
Mrs. E. P. Nichols,
I have taken
the liberty of dropping you a line
to ask you if you will grant me one
more favor and that is the sum of
£3. and if ever I apply to you
again for assistance I trust you
will not answer my application.
I should have gone to America
before this but my brother wrote
me telling me it was advisable
for me to stay here awhile yet
on ℀. of some circumstances over
which I had no control.
I trust his letter to you was
Hoping your health remains good
& to hear from you soon, also
craving your forgiveness for
annoying you so much.
Yr. obt. servant,
I purpose leaving London in the summer or Autumn
Author(s) & contributor(s): William Ivens Craft
Date(s): 24 April 1882
Place(s) of creation: Railways & Metropolitan Omnibus Company Limited. 16, Devonshire Chambers Bishopsgate Street Without, London, E.C.
Form & transmission history: Manuscript letter in author’s hand.
Object description: Beige two-page/one-sheet letter; printed letterhead; author's hand in black ink with archival note.
Repository: Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)
Shelfmark / Identifier: MSS. Brit. Emp. S. 18, C156/138
Digital edition & date: One More Voice, 2021
Critical editing & encoding: Hope McCaffrey, Lucy McCann, Adrian S. Wisnicki
Cite this digital edition (MLA): Craft, William Ivens. “Letter to Elizabeth Pease Nichol” (24 April 1882). Hope McCaffrey, Lucy McCann, Adrian S. Wisnicki, eds. One More Voice, new dawn edition, 2021, https://onemorevoice.org/html/transcriptions/liv_020090_TEI.html.
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