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Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940) Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer
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Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

Olga has just received a letter from her sister Anna, the first sign of life [since the Brodskys were interned as prisoners of war in Austria at the outbreak of the Great War]. Olga reassures her sister that they are all well and continuing as be...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph postcard signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

Olga is well and working hard. She anxiously awaits news of Leon's departure from Moscow. She met a friend who is very thin but happy because her grandchildren have asked her to go and stay with them. She advises Anna to rest and not to ov...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter from Olga Skadowsky to Adolph Brodsky

This letter is incomplete. Olga writes to wish Adolph a happy birthday. She has not heard from the Brodskys for 14 months although she has written many times. Nor has she heard from Leon for 14 months. Olga is well and working harder than ever...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Adolph Brodsky

Olga signs herself Picard Skadowsky Olga enquires about Anna's health as she has not heard for 2 months. She thanks Adolph for the provisions and Wara's have already been sent. Olga is delighted that Adolph has been able to procure her...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

Olga enquires solicitously for the health of her sister. For 2 months she has heard nothing. She greatly desires to see her sister. Some time ago she received authorisation to travel abroad and will make use of it as soon as possible. Wara tha...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

Olga hopes that Anna has received her letter sent to Manchester and also one from Vara sent to the same address. Leon was with her and she had not time to write at length. Olga heard by telephone that a friend of Elena Borisovna had found the Br...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

Olga is glad to have heard from Anna and to know that they are well but is very distressed about poor Leon. She wants to go to him but cannot afford to. She has a guaranteed income where she is but would not be able to work in France. She has a...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

Olga signs herself Skadowsky Picard. Olga is very concerned about her son Leon and the serious consequences of his burns sustained in the war. She fears that Anna is hiding the truth from her. She encloses a letter for Leon and asks Anna to sen...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)

Autograph letter signed from Olga Skadowsky to Anna Brodsky

This letter is from Anna's sister, Olga Skadowsky who married Leon Picard. The letter has been written to Anna after the Brodskys' return to England in 1915 following their release from internment. Olga has just received Anna's fi...

Skadowsky, Olga (fl.1856–1940)