Monthly Archives: December 2021

May 29, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

May 29, 1907 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Got the material and Leone will help her with the dress. Update on some of the neighbors. Mrs. Meredith is getting better but looks real bad. Wishes … Continue reading

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May 23, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

May 23, 1907 To: Nancy Brown From: Louese Harris Wanted to alert Nancy regarding the money and dress sample she sent to Lela at the office in case Lela wouldn’t be in the office the next day. Also writes down … Continue reading

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May 19, 1907 letter to Lela Brown from Alinda Avery

May 19, 1907 To: Lela Brown, Chicago, IL From: Alinda Avery, Burlington, IA Hopes that Lela can give a friend a tour of the company. Scan of 1907-05-19 Alinda Avery to Lela Brown Burlington, IA Sunday May th [1] My … Continue reading

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April 18, 1907 letter to Will Pendleton from Claude Brown

April 18, 1907 To: Will Pendleton From: Claude Brown, Chicago, IL His mother is concerned that taxes have not been paid on their Kalamazoo property and is asking Will for help as to what they should do. Scan of 1907-04-18 … Continue reading

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March 25, 1907 letter to Hannah Towne & Ethan Keith from Mabel Buckley

March 25, 1907 To: Hannah Towne & Ethan Keith From: Mabel Buckley, Kalamazoo, MI  Announcement of the birth of her son, James Flanders Buckley. Scan of 1907-03-25 Mabel Buckley to Hannah & Ethan Mrs. Hannah Towne and Mr. E. B. … Continue reading

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March 13, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Hannah Towne

March 13, 1907                           To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Hannah Towne Writes of the sickness and many deaths of friends and neighbors. Scan of 1907-03-13 Hannah Towne to Nancy Brown Tuesday Evening Dear Sister Received your letter Saturday evening. Will[1] … Continue reading

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March 3, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Jim Keith

March 3, 1907 To: Nancy Brown From: Jim Keith, Shelbyville, MI Writes of how he will try to send her the money that he owes her. He is not going to raise potatoes any more as he failed at doing … Continue reading

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February 28, 1907 letter to Hannah Towne from Louese Harris

February 28, 1907 To: Hannah Towne, Galesburg, MI From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Is sending some ointment for Hannah’s back. Mentions that LaVerne has been sick and writes about Floyd’s poems. Wishes he could spend more time writing his poetry … Continue reading

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