01437Victoria BC. June 17, 1890Dear Helen. I suppose you are stopping at grandpas now. & I am far away but I think of you all the time, & miss you very much. The waves in the sea were very big & stormy & I often thought about poor Paddy [Brogan?] when he saw many a big sea wave Ive crossed & me & poor old Ireland lost. We saw a lot of whales spouting about & [illegible] themselves & looking at the ship. & many beautiful
Victoria, B. C[olumbia]
1890 Jun 17
Original letter dimensions: 9.5 x 16.5 cm.
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