Item 1419 - Letter from Dr. Louis G. Irvine, Nyasaland, Africa, to Patrick Geddes

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GB 249 T-GED/9/1419

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Letter from Dr. Louis G. Irvine, Nyasaland, Africa, to Patrick Geddes

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  • 20 October 1918 (Creation)

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5 ff.

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Composed 'Nyasaland' (now Malawi), (in speech marks due to Colonial language used, but as named in letter), Africa, post script added in Johannesberg.
Refers to deaths of Anna and Alasdair Geddes. Discusses postwar situation philosophically. Reflects on Irvine's work in Africa.

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  • English

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