Mother [Ann Gilrye Muir]
occasioned by this awful war can never be known I hope it will speedily come to an end - I received your likeness and think it very good, I have not got those likenesses you wish to have, but I expect to have them when you come - P.S. Since writing the above I have got to Hickory Hill to visit the folks here, and find them pretty well, I have forgot to bring my specs with me so I can scarcely write -Dans address is Markham Township of Markham York Co Canada West from your affectionate Mother00327
1863 May 16
Original letter dimensions: 19.5 x 20.0 cm
Reel 01, Image 0541
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