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Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

From what Nina Grieg writes in this letter to Anna Brodsky, we understand that Anna Brodsky has been in Nancy with her sister Olga Picard who has been ill or has faced some misfortune, while Adolph Brodsky has been in Paris with "der stumme f...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

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 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 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 letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina thanks Anna for her letter. Unfortunately Nina has been very ill for four weeks. It was a heart attack and Nina was certainly over on the other side but has come back. She can and ought to do nothing. Nor is Anna very well. They must wai...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

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 Anna Brodsky to Olga Skadowsky.

Leon Skadowsky is a brother of Anna and Olga. The family comprised 11 children. Anna is delighted to have received Olga's letter dated 24 December 1918. The previous letter received from Olga had been written in November 1917. Letters se...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Adolph Brodsky

Nina writes very anxiously about Anna to Adolph. She has heard from Frau Behrens how ill Anna is. She is also pleased to hear that "der stumme Fisch" [the silent fish], Anna's nephew Leon Picard, is, to Anna's great joy, wit...

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

Autograph letter signed from Nina Grieg to Anna Brodsky

Nina hopes that Edvard's strength will return when summer and the warm weather come. She enquires about Anna's sister Olga and wonders what has become of her son, the silent fish [Leon Picard]. Dated 19 Apr 1905.

Grieg, Nina (1845-1935), Singer

'Letters from Tchaikovsky to Brodsky'

This article was originally broadcast on the Home Service and later published in The Listener pages 683 and 684, dated 19 April 1962. The Tchaikovsky letters were translated by Mrs. Alice Pitfield, wife of the author. Thomas Pitfield mentions how...

Pitfield, Thomas Baron (1903-1999), Composer, artist

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