Tag Archives: Bess (Brown) Recoschewitz

September 29, 1909 postcard to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

September 29, 1909 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Postcard letting her know that she hasn’t written sooner as she has been busy with pickling and canning. Scan of 1909-09-29 Louese Harris to Nancy Brown Shelbyville … Continue reading

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January 21, 1909 letter to Ethan Keith and Hannah Towne from Lela Brown

January 21, 1909     To: Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne From: Lela Brown, Chicago, IL One of their boarders left so now she has her own room. Is sending a dollar to Ethan for his birthday. Scan of 1909-01-21 Lela Brown … Continue reading

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December 2, 1908 letter to Cora Keith from Nancy Brown

December 2, 1908 To: Cora Keith, Shelbyville, MI From: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL Is thanking them for the food they sent and recounting the visit they had with Jim, Walter and Mr. Pratt. Scan of 1908-12-02 Nancy Brown to Cora … Continue reading

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December 13, 1907 letter to Lela Brown from Essie (last name unknown)

December 13, 1907 To: Lela Brown, Chicago, IL From: Essie ???, Kalamazoo, MI Doesn’t blame Lela for not wanting to go to Shelbyville for Christmas and would love to have her come by her instead. Scan of 1907-12-13 Essie to … Continue reading

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October 24, 1907 letter to Jim & Cora Keith from Nancy Brown

October 24, 1907 To:  James & Cora Keith From: Nancy Brown Another letter concerning Lela, LaVerne and Doc. Nancy is scolding Jim for blaming Lou and D for the fact that LaVerne became pregnant by Doc and is trying to … Continue reading

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August 20, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Bess Recoschewitz

August 20, 1907 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Bess Recoschewitz Two letters from Bess regarding Dorothy. Scan of 1907-08-20 Bess Recoschewitz to Nancy Brown 8.30 P.M.[1] Dear Mama, I don’t know as it would be best for Dorothy[2] to … Continue reading

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August 10, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Hannah Towne

August 10, 1907 To: Nancy Brown From: Hannah Towne Writes that she has not been well as her side and back hurt so bad and also of the visitors they have had lately. The rest of the letter deals with … Continue reading

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July 23, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

July 23, 1907 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI It is Leone’s 18th birthday and because of the heartache of LaVerne’s pregnancy, they haven’t gotten anything for Leone. Writes of the anguish they are feeling. Scan … Continue reading

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July 1, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Bess Recoschewitz

July 1, 1907  To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Bess Recoschewitz, Chicago, IL She won’t come on the 4th, but if LaVerne and Lela want to, they can come over. Scan of 1907-07-01 Bess Recoschewitz to Nancy Brown Mon 9.30 … Continue reading

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June 17, 1907 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

June 17, 1907 To: Nancy Brown From: Louese Harris Wants Nancy to wait until they know something before she comes to Galesburg. Wants her to not let anyone know what has happened and LaVerne is afraid they will all hate … Continue reading

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