[Letter from Ann Farman to her Brother, August 4, 1883]

Description:

Letter from Ann Farman to her brother with news of her family. Her husband has been recovering from his broken leg and began working around their farm once more. Her daughter has been sick for five years with an unknown ailment. Among other family news, she informed her brother that their sister, Sarah, wanted him to write. She condemned a drunken family member as disgraceful and discussed the possibility of adding family members' names to the family burial ground if the bodies were not able to be buried there.

Creator(s): Farman, Ann
Creation Date: August 4, 1883
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Date(s):
  • Creation: August 4, 1883
Coverage:
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
August 1883
Description:

Letter from Ann Farman to her brother with news of her family. Her husband has been recovering from his broken leg and began working around their farm once more. Her daughter has been sick for five years with an unknown ailment. Among other family news, she informed her brother that their sister, Sarah, wanted him to write. She condemned a drunken family member as disgraceful and discussed the possibility of adding family members' names to the family burial ground if the bodies were not able to be buried there.

Physical Description:

[16] p. ; 21 x 26 cm., folded to 21 x 13 cm.

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Keyword(s): Nichols | alcoholism | alcoholics | homesteads
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_002-059-06
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255491
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text