[Autograph album "To darling Mamie"]

Description:

Page in autograph album reads: "To darling Mamie =My prayer= May choicest blessings crown thy head A"around [sic] thee beauteous robes be spread M"ay [sic] never sorrows gloomy pall. I"n [sic] all thy life - like a dark shadow fall E"ver [sic] guard her Father from starless skies D"o [sic] grant she may grow in beauty as old Time flies A"ye [sic] give a life all peace - or strength to bear with Fale V"erify [sic] every promise - of her present state I" pray for sunshine on her days and years S"avions [sic]! Save her, from storms and tears. Lovingly subscribed C.M. Reading Home- April 16, 1886".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Fort Bend County - Richmond
Creation Date: April 16, 1886
Partner(s):
George Ranch Historical Park
Collection(s):
George Ranch Museum Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 16, 1886
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Fort Bend County - Richmond
Era
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
Date
April 16, 1886
Description:

Page in autograph album reads: "To darling Mamie =My prayer= May choicest blessings crown thy head A"around [sic] thee beauteous robes be spread M"ay [sic] never sorrows gloomy pall. I"n [sic] all thy life - like a dark shadow fall E"ver [sic] guard her Father from starless skies D"o [sic] grant she may grow in beauty as old Time flies A"ye [sic] give a life all peace - or strength to bear with Fale V"erify [sic] every promise - of her present state I" pray for sunshine on her days and years S"avions [sic]! Save her, from storms and tears. Lovingly subscribed C.M. Reading Home- April 16, 1886".

Physical Description:

Paper; Length/Circumference: 17, Width/Diameter: 20.5

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Subject(s):
Partner:
George Ranch Historical Park
Collection:
George Ranch Museum Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2000.084.025
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth8103
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public