Sarah [Muir Galloway]


Dan[iel H. Muir]


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Portage Wis Oct- 13th/85-Dear brother DanDavid was here last night and told me that you said of I could only tell you and significance is [illegible] as possible that you felt sure you could give me something to help me. I have had this trouble with my side as long that I have been thinking there was no help for me, for I think that all the [illegible] missing and pain; that I have endured must have been brought on in the first place by the heat, [illegible] it may have been that caused me to break down is utterly when I was a girl. whether or not I have had trouble since then. The pain is in the left side, a [illegible] forward and just at the waist, it is better at sometimes then [illegible] is never well. There is often a good deal of [illegible] back and forward about the [place?]


Portage, Wisc.

Date Original

1885 Oct 13


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Reel 05, Image 0497

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