1890 Letters

February 18, 1890 letter to Ethan Keith from J. Alex Lowe

February 18, 1890 To: Ethan Keith, Galesburg, MI From: J. Alex Lowe, Melbourne, Australia Is sending a copy of the letter of intention that Mr. Lowe submitted regarding Ethan completing for a grant in relation to inventing a cooling chamber for dairy products. Melbourne, Victoria Feby 18th 1890 E.B. Keith Esq Galesburg, Michigan, U.S.A Dear… Continue reading February 18, 1890 letter to Ethan Keith from J. Alex Lowe

1890 Letters

February 9, 1890 letter to Ethan Keith from Rose James

February 9, 1890 To: Ethan Keith From: Rose James, Charlestown, OH Recounts the various illnesses suffered by her family. Tells Ethan that if Hannah has not made her decision yet, he should tell her to take the one she loves the most. She thought it would be “Ed.” Talks about the Turners. Tells Ethan she… Continue reading February 9, 1890 letter to Ethan Keith from Rose James

1890 Letters

February 4, 1890 letter to Ethan Keith from John Frank Tomlinson

February 4, 1890 To: Ethan Keith, Galesburg, MI From: John Frank Tomlinson, Perry, NY Business has been slow and they had a surplus of flour on hand so shut down the mill and did some repairs and added two new double purifiers. Several businesses have closed due to the weather and crop failures. Gives an… Continue reading February 4, 1890 letter to Ethan Keith from John Frank Tomlinson