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September 30, 1904 letter to James Keith from Ray Keith

September 30, 1904 To: James Keith, Shelbyville, MI From: Ray Keith, Ithaca, NY Ray is attending school at Cornell and was able to find very good accommodations and also a job waiting tables earning $3.50 per week, working less than … Continue reading

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October 5, 1902 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

October 5, 1902 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Reminisces about Nancy & Henry’s wedding 30 years ago. General news about family and friends and the canning she has done. Is scheming on how to get … Continue reading

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March 6, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Malvina Meredith

March 6, 1902 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Malvina Meredith, Shelbyville, MI Pa had all his teeth out yesterday. They had been aching for a week and he couldn’t sleep or eat. He had 14 pulled and is having … Continue reading

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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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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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January 3, 1902 letter to Cora Keith from Josephine Meredith

January 3, 1902 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Josephine Meredith, Kalamazoo, MI She is at Mrs. Field’s and will leave tomorrow to go visit Aunt Lorinda until Monday and then will leave for home. Mrs. Field gave her a … 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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December 7, 1901 letter to Cora Keith from Grace Carleton

December 7, 1901 To: Cora Keith, Chicago, IL From: Grace Carleton, Kalamazoo, MI Has tried to write several times but gave up in despair. Josie is coming for a visit. It will be a sad place for her to come … Continue reading

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