1896 Letters

September 6, 1896 letter to Nancy Brown from Henry Brown

September 6, 1896 To: Nancy Brown From: Henry Brown, Chicago, IL Business has been good, took in $134.31 the last week. He doesn’t have time to think about anything but work, so it will be up to Nancy and Lela to decide if they want to move down to Chicago or stay in Michigan. There… Continue reading September 6, 1896 letter to Nancy Brown from Henry Brown

1896 Letters

March 28, 1896 letter to Charlotte Farwell from Lucena Brockway

March 28, 1896 To: Charlotte Farwell From: Lucena Brockway, Lake Linden, MI Recounts several visits they had from neighbors and old friends. Also writes about what appears to be their investment in a mine. Lake Linden Houghton Co Mich March[1] My Dear Charlotte Your letter did not come as last friday. I was fearful it… Continue reading March 28, 1896 letter to Charlotte Farwell from Lucena Brockway