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Box 4257.025


Contains 4 Collections and/or Records:

Lizzie C. Weslow Letter, 1812-02-04

 File — Box: 4257.025, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Letter from Lizzie C. Weslow in Dresden, Germany, to her cousin Libbie, jokingly chiding her cousin for not writing and asking for news of Libbie's upcoming wedding.
Dates: 1812-02-04

Letter from Johnnie to Watty Watkinson, 1873 June 1

 File — Box: 4257.025, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Letter from Johnnie in Paris, France, to Watty Watkinson in Middletown, Connecticutt, telling her about his activities there. He says he is becoming very "french" in his liking of theater and opera. Although he calls her his "own dear wife" and signs the letter "your old hubby", the envelope is addressed to Miss Watkinson, and it is unclear if they are married.
Dates: 1873 June 1

Henry Holland Letter, circa 1900

 File — Box: 4257.025, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Letter from Henry Holland in Montreal to "My dear Bob" in Buffalo (NY?)telling Bob that he is working as an entry clerk in Montreal in a whole sale dry goods store and that he is now financially independent from his parents. He also relates that Arthur has been sick, and that he wishes to see Bob when he comes home for Christmas.
Dates: circa 1900

Edith Towne Letter, 1939 February 2

 File — Box: 4257.025, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Letter from Edith (Mrs. Walter J.) Towne of Berlin, Germany, to Randy (Mrs. Peter) Merriman of Holyoke, Massachusetts. Edith is apparently on an extended trip to Germany as she says that she has sent in her church contribution covering April 1 - July 1. She also asks Randy to purchase some candy or flowers for a mutual friend's birthday. She ends by saying that she is going to the opera to hear Albert Lortzing's Zar und Zimmermann featuring Heinrich Schlusnus...
Dates: 1939 February 2