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This black and white printed postcard contains correspondence from a daughter to her mother. Handwriting is on the front and the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Otego (Kan.), Ghost towns, Jewell County (Kan.), Correspondence, Burlington Flats (N.Y.), Frontier & pioneer life
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Harwood, Lusetta and Arnold, Lucinda, "Postcard: Hand Written Message To a Mother" (1884). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1041.
Sego Sept 3rd 1884 Dear ma recd Nellies letter was sorry you are sick, hope you are better by this time we are well and on the eve of moving we start Monday morning 125 miles west going with waggons(sic) expect to be for 10 days on the road will write to you as soon as I can after getting home am glad Nellie is good to you. She will not lose her reward. love to her. She must write often am verry(sic) busy goodbye from your loveing(sic) daughter Lusetta our address will be Crooked Creek Ford Co. Kansas Handwritten: Mrs Lucinda Arnold Burlington Flats Otsego County Ny