[Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, May 18 & 19, 1879] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, May 18 & 19, 1879]


  • Author: Brewer, John C.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1879-05-18


  • English


  • Content Description: Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis. The first part of the letter is dated May 18, 1879, and the second part is dated May 19, 1879. The first part discusses John being ill, a barbecue John and Emma attended, and mutual acquaintances. The second part discusses John feeling better, and a "singing" he went to.
  • Physical Description: [6] p. ; 18 x 22 cm., folded to 18 x 11 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Named Person: Davis, Emma
  • Named Person: Brewer, John C.
  • Keyword: letters

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Rockwall County - Rockwall
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: 1879-05-18
  • End Date: 1879-05-19


  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC


  • Name: Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer
    Code: PCMB

Resource Type

  • Letter


  • Text


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Expression 10000XL