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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Folder 38

 File — Box 74: [1006213227], Folder: 38
Identifier: Folder 38
Scope and Contents note Photographs depicting people playing cards, portraits of unidentified people, and family portraits.
Dates: 1850 - 1900

Frank Jones Letter, 1874 October - December

 File — Box 4257.005: [1006214230], Folder: 16
Scope and Contents Letter by Frank Jones in Lima, Ohio, to his son John in Nevada, Iowa, begun on October 29, 1874, and finished in December by John's mother. The letter covers the harvesting of apples and pumpkins, burying cabbages, and the snowy weather. John's mother lightly scolds John for the number of letters she has sent him without any reply. She also updates him on the weather as well as the local goings on.
Dates: 1874 October - December

James Gayton Letter, 1846-08-04

 File — Box 4257.004: [1006214229], Folder: 18
Scope and Contents Letter from James Gayton of Cleveland, Ohio, to his brother William Gayton of Waterloo, New York, discussing Richard's ill health, the coming Winter, money, wanting to visit his family, and the current prices for grain and produce. There is a second letter written on the bottom quarter of the sheet of paper by Mary Ann Gayton, William's wife, to her sister-in-law, also named Mary Ann.
Dates: 1846-08-04

Photographs, 1840 - 1916

Identifier: 2010.025
Container Summary This series consist of fifty-seven Kirksey family photographs.
Dates: 1840 - 1916

Rosa Schumpp Letter, 1887 September 2

 File — Box 4257.002: [1006214227], Folder: 23
Scope and Contents Letter to Lula from her sister Rosa Schumpp at St. Joseph's Academy (probably a boarding school) discussing her namesday gifts from her aunt, her pleasant afternoon, and her upcoming first confession in English. Aunt M. De Sales also writes that Rosa is doing fine.
Dates: 1887 September 2

Ruth Richardson Letter, 1849 March 3

 File — Box 4257.001: [1006214226], Folder: 23
Scope and Contents Letter from Ruth Richardson, of Acton, Massachusetts, to her daughter Ann H. Thompson, of Landgrove, Vermont, describing the sudden death of her husband, Ann's father.
Dates: 1849 March 3