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Catalog Number KSa031417
Collection Kate Strong Historical Library
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation 1864/12/11
Scope & Content [Dec. 11,1864]
Friday Morning
My Dear Mr. Mount
[ ] could send to the Brooklyn reception one of the Pictures you mentioned as the frame for Tease had not been sent home. - we should have sent for it had your letter reached us in time -we were exceedingly sorry for you had improved the picture so very much -I was at a very splendid wedding yesterday - the Bride was young and beautiful - the Groom rich and handsome
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today we have fine sleighing - which is quite a treat for us New York people - as we rarely have snow sufficient for such fun. I hope this cold weather (illegible) not freeze you up in your little studio as we want to see you again this winter - I believe you said you should be down in a few weeks - so I hope we shall have the pleasure of seeing you very soon-.
I called to see. Maria about two weeks since but she had left for her country home please say to her I was very sorry not to see her and hope she will write me how much she has improved under the
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water (?) treatment.
Mrs. Starr and my brothers send their kind regards -hoping to see you very soon - I am as ever
Yours sincerely,
Lizzie Wood
Notes Envelope enclosed
Credit line Bequest of Ward Melville, 1977.