Luke's 1869 Diary

Luke Keith’s diary entries of July 13 – August 31, 1869

Jul 13 – Sorted potatoes. Alfleda[63] came here. Jul 14 – Went to Kalamazoo with potatoes 24½ bushels 30 cts pr bushel. Jul 15 – Sorted potatoes. Alfled helped. David Tomkins helped. T. Flanders came over. Jul 16 – Went to Kalamazoo with potatoes 21.¾ 35¢ pr bushel. Mr. Rosa[64] buried to day. Very warm.… Continue reading Luke Keith’s diary entries of July 13 – August 31, 1869

Luke's 1869 Diary

Luke Keith’s diary entries of March 8 – April 30, 1869

Mar 8 – Pleasant. Went over to burg with Jo Lee. Mark and Jesse Lee[28] called here. Doc Wightman got one bushel potatoes. Mar 9 – Foggy morning. Drawed some wood. Mar 10 – Started for Marshall[29] left home about half past four AM. Train run the station. Snowed and blowed like fun. Went to… Continue reading Luke Keith’s diary entries of March 8 – April 30, 1869