Joanna G. Muir


Daniel and Emma [Muir]


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as I have burned my finger it is somewhat difficult to write and so will close. Wishing you all (this now includes three) a merry Christmas I am most loving your Joanna G Muir. Portage City Wis Dec. 22nd 1872.Dear Daniel and Emma Please accept my [choicest?] congrat- ulations in that you have become the happy possess- ers of so great wealth, May Heavens richest blessings rest upon the head of your little [illegible -----------------] she be a [illegible -------------] to her [Mama and Popa?] all the days of her life. Upon seeing so many initial letters I called all the


Portage City, Wisc.

Date Original

1872 Dec 22


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Reel 02, Image 1027

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