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February 23, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Malvina Meredith

February 23, 1902 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Malvina Meredith, Shelbyville, MI Walter had to take Flora back because Mr. Bowen got in trouble with Harry Kinnell’s wife and had to skip town, so Hannah can have her back … Continue reading

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February 14, 1902 letter to James Keith from Hannah Towne

February 14, 1902 To: James Keith, Chicago, IL From: Hannah Towne, Galesburg, MI More correspondence about Flora the horse. Hannah knows more about Flora than Jim does. She would rather go without the money than have Flora go through another … Continue reading

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February 5, 1902 letter to James & Cora Keith from Hannah Towne

February 5, 1902     To: James & Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Hannah Towne, Galesburg, MI Hannah is writing to let Jim and Cora know how upset she is that Cora gave Flora to Bert to sell her. She considers Flora … Continue reading

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February 4, 1902 letter to James Keith from Hannah Towne

February 4, 1902 To: James Keith, Chicago, IL From: Hannah Towne, Galesburg, MI Hannah is writing to let Jim know that she doesn’t want Flora sold. Since Flora has such trouble breathing in the summer, whoever would buy her would … Continue reading

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January 27, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Malvina Meredith

January 27, 1902  To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL  From: Malvina Meredith, Shelbyville, MI  Has not been able to write because of sickness, company and family illnesses. Pa wants to sell Flora to Mr. Bowen for $25.00. The children can hardly … Continue reading

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January 15, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Malvina Meredith

January 15, 1902               To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Malvina Meredith, Shelbyville, MI The whole family thinks that it would be best for Cora and Jim to move back to Shelbyville. They would be able to live in Uncle Marion’s … Continue reading

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January 4, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Marion Meredith

January 4, 1902                To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Marion Meredith, Shelbyville, MI Sending thanks for her Christmas present and lists the gifts she got and who each gift was from. Scan of 1902-01-04 Marion Meredith to Cora Keith Shelbyville … Continue reading

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January 4, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Malvina Meredith

January 4, 1902 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Malvina Meredith, Shelbyville, MI She would have written sooner but had not been feeling well for the past two weeks. Thanks them for the Christmas presents. Bert sold his bull for … Continue reading

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January 3, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Anna Field

January 3, 1902 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Anna Field, Kalamazoo, MI Josie has been at their house since Monday but is leaving for Kalamazoo tomorrow. It was good to have her there as it is lonesome otherwise. Told … Continue reading

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December 12, 1901 letter to Louese Harris from Sarah Keith

December 12, 1901 To: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI From: Sarah Keith, Galesburg, MI Edie will be coming for Christmas and Nancy is hoping to send Christmas presents with her. She writes to Mildred that Ethan brought a kitten without a tail … Continue reading

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