[Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, September 20, 1878] Page: 1 of 5 (Transcription)

Sept. 20th (1878)

Miss Emma Davis,
My very dear friend,

It is with the greatest pleasure I attempt to answer your most interesting and thrice welcome missive which I received late yesterday eve. I had been from home since Monday, at work, and consequently did not receive it as soon as it came, but you may be sure it was gratefully perused and reperused and read again.

Emma, I consider it the greatest pleasure of my life to receive a letter from your fair hands, and be assured I never tire reading them.

Upcoming Pages

Here’s what’s next.

upcoming item: 2 2 of 5
upcoming item: 3 3 of 5
upcoming item: 4 4 of 5
upcoming item: 5 5 of 5

Show all pages in this letter.

This letter can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.

Tools / Downloads

Get a copy of this page .

Citing and Sharing

Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.

Reference the current page of this Letter.

Brewer, John C. [Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, September 20, 1878], letter, September 20, 1878; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth128723/m1/1/transcription/: accessed March 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer.