D[avid] G[ilrye] Muir


Annie [L. Muir]


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[letterhead]May 15 1888My Dear [foster cousin?]Per order of Mother I enclose herewith Dft [illegible] $100.00 the receipt of which you will please acknowledge So you intend returning to Wis may it be beneficial. Glad to learn that you are so well We are all quite well. Notwithstanding the terrible winter we have passed through. We have had to keep up big fires to keep the house warm seven months vir from Oct 15 to May 15. it has frozen hard the last three mornings. Mr & Mrs Goodyear are sorry they returned [so?] soon06156


Portage, Wisc.

Date Original

1888 May 15


Original letter dimensions: 22.5 x 14.5 cm.

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Reel 05, Image 1042

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