Category Archives: 1924 Letters

May 12, 1864 letter to Nancy Brown from Hannah Towne

May 12, 1924 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Hannah Towne, Kalamazoo, MI Recalls the recent visit Nancy and others made to Michigan and how lonesome she is now. Writes a great deal about a visit that Addie Fullerton made … Continue reading

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May 7, 1924 letter to Jean Mueller from Lela Mueller

May 7, 1924 To: Jean Mueller From: Lela Mueller Lela is writing to her daughter, Jean, who is visiting relatives in Michigan. She was going to go shopping with her other daughter, Helen, but Helen started crying because she missed … Continue reading

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May 6, 1924 letter to Dorothy Rocoschewitz, Joseph Langmayer & Robert Recoschewitz

May 6, 1924 To: Dorothy Recoschewitz, Joe Langmayer & Bob Recoschewitz From: Bess Recoschewitz Was waiting for Alice and Carrie & Will to arrive. Auntie wanted things to be just so for company. She didn’t think Alice was any smarter … Continue reading

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April 25, 1924 letter to Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne from Nancy Brown

April 25, 1924 To: Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne From: Nancy Brown It was a shock to hear that Charl was gone. She was sorry for Cora and also Helen, who will miss him more than Cora. If Ras was … Continue reading

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April 17, 1924 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

April 17, 1924 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Has been trying to write letters but there have been several interruptions as well as her neuritis which kept her from writing. Recounts various visitors they have … Continue reading

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April 11, 1924 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

April 11, 1924 To: Nancy Brown From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI She has trouble doing things and mornings are the only time she is free from lameness and pain. Mildred is hustling to get the spring sewing and house cleaning … Continue reading

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April 7, 1924 letter to Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne from Nancy Brown

April 7, 1924 To: Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne From: Nancy Brown Nancy is writing about the tragic death of a friend, Harold Gibson, who had been killed in a car accident. Harold was coming home from work with his … Continue reading

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