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February 10, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Malvina Meredith

February 10, 1902 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Malvina Meredith, Shelbyville, MI Scan of 1902-02-10 Malvina Meredith to Cora Keith If Hannah won’t take $25.00 for Flora, then Mr. Bowen will give her back. Pa thinks that Malvina and … Continue reading

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November 5, 1901 letter to Louese Harris from Sarah Keith

November 5, 1901    To: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI From: Sarah Keith, Galesburg, MI Update on family and neighbors. Scan of 1901-11-05 Sarah Keith to Louese Harris Galesburg Nov 5 1901 Dear Lou and family Wed eve Ethen and Hannah[1] have gone … Continue reading

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September 18, 1901 letter to Nancy Brown from Sarah Keith and Hannah Towne

September 18, 1901 To: Nancy Brown From: Sarah Keith and Hannah Towne Hannah is hoping to go to Chicago on the 28th and stay until the following Thursday. Luke had trouble with his stomach – ate too many peaches and … Continue reading

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June 12, 1901 letter to Sarah Keith from Nancy Brown

June 12, 1901                              To: Sarah Keith, Galesburg, MI                 From: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL Writes how everything is so strange and nothing is right since Henry’s death. It has been three weeks since he … Continue reading

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June 10, 1901 letter to Cora Keith from Florence Beavis

June 10, 1901 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Florence Beavis, Detroit, MI Found Jim and Cora’s wedding invitation and noticed they had been married “just ten years to-day” so thought she would write. They have lived in their house … Continue reading

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Nancy Brown’s diary entries for 1901

Nancy’s handwriting is extremely hard to read, especially names. Scan of 1901 Diary of Nancy Brown Apr 10 – Lou & Mildred[1] to Pas[2] to day. Apr 11 – Aaron[3] came to Jims[4] to day. Apr 13 – Pedro club[5] … 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 14, 1920 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

April 14, 1920 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Hannah’s health is still a concern and Louese isn’t able to help as much as she wants as she is still recovering from the flu. Mildred is … Continue reading

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March 23, 1920 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

March 23, 1920 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Have been sick with the flu and have not been able to keep up with their work. Now the sitting room ceiling needs to have the plaster … Continue reading

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