[Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, July 22, 1879]

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Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis discussing plans for friends visiting John, and reconciliation with Miss Genie.

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[3] p. ; 18 x 22 cm., folded to 18 x 11 cm.

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Brewer, John C. July 22, 1879.

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Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer

The Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer consists of 39 letters revealing the courtship of Emma Davis and John C. Brewer between 1876 and 1879. John C. Brewer was living in Rockwall County and Emma Davis was in Hopkins County at the time. The collection includes transcriptions of each letter.

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Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis discussing plans for friends visiting John, and reconciliation with Miss Genie.

Physical Description

[3] p. ; 18 x 22 cm., folded to 18 x 11 cm.

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A portion of the letter is torn, and some words are missing; pages are also missing from the letter.

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Texas History Collection

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  • July 22, 1879

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  • Nov. 14, 2010, 7:06 p.m.

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  • July 19, 2013, 2:34 p.m.

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Brewer, John C. [Letter from John C. Brewer to Emma Davis, July 22, 1879], letter, July 22, 1879; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth128736/: accessed August 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Melvin E. Brewer.