|Dates of Creation||1840?|
|Scope & Content||
WSM to Mrs. SAM [Factoryvi]lle/Tioga Co./New York.
1st page: WSM taking care of SAM's side of the house Mr. Price's family is visiting
2nd page: John leaves home (SB), problems inquiry about EEM health
3rd page: weather
about work on Strong's picture "I shall be glad when I am done with it, I am tired of such orders."
new baby, Maria holds it, Julia has not named it yet
4th page: "I expect Shep - Ruth & Joshua have grown as fat as mud turtles. Give my love to brother Shep and John, Joseph, Letty and all the rest of the cousins - I directed a letter to Shepard the other day. having been sent here by some one of his friends - Sister Ruth was very much pleased with your letter. She is going slowly in health and sends her love to you."
|Credit line||Bequest of Ward Melville, 1977.|