1868 Letters

September 27, 1868 letter to Sarah Keith from Hiram Crawford Jr.

September 27, 1868 To: Sarah Keith  From: Hiram Crawford, Chicago, IL Mentions Kate, also his mother’s visit with Henry and Mary. Hoped that Henry was making money out of his roofing – it would be refreshing to see a Crawford make money and keep it. David had written that he had made and lost three… Continue reading September 27, 1868 letter to Sarah Keith from Hiram Crawford Jr.

1868 Letters

August 1868 letter to Nancy Betts from Prosper Crawford

August 1868 To: Nancy Betts From: Prosper Crawford, Battle Creek, MI Prosper senses that his Mother’s visit to Henry and Virginia Crawford did not go particularly well. He is sending philosophical advice to her about returning good for evil and having compassion and pity on others’ faults instead of inflaming passions by returning evil for… Continue reading August 1868 letter to Nancy Betts from Prosper Crawford

1868 Letters

August 29, 1868 letter to Luke & Sarah Keith from D. C. Crawford

August 29, 1868 To: Luke & Sarah Keith, Galesburg, MI From: David (D.C.) Crawford, Golden City, CO The return address on the envelope shows that D.C. was the County Clerk and Conveyancer for Golden City, Colorado. D.C. would be most happy to visit Sarah but to be candid does not know when, if ever. He… Continue reading August 29, 1868 letter to Luke & Sarah Keith from D. C. Crawford