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McBean, Alison, fl1894 - 1912


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Letters from Alison McBean in South Africa, 1911 - 1912

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 113/62
Scope and Contents

Two letters from Alison McBean to her school friend Diana Hartley describing her new home and way of life. One letter, from the Vaak River, is undated, but was probably written in November 1911 (3 pages). The second letter is from Kimberley, 15 January 1912 (4 pages).

Dates: 1911 - 1912
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