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Title: George R. Wood, Pontiac to Miss Annie Weir [?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileWood, George R/10
SenderWood, George R.
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationasylum attendant
Sender ReligionBaptist
OriginPontiac, Michigan, USA
DestinationPontiac, Michigan, USA
RecipientWeir, Annie
Recipient Genderfemale
SourceCopyright Retained by Mrs. Linda Weir, Tirmacspird, Lack, Co. Fermanagh, BT93 0SA
ArchiveUlster American Folk Park
Doc. No.9905080
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 18:05:99.
Word Count298
TranscriptFeb 26 1891
E M A [East Michigan Asylum?] Pontiac
Miss Annie Weir

Dear Frind [friend?]
I received your
to [two?] notes all right and was
glad to hear from you
but sorry tht [that?] you
did not have finer
weather I was thinking
about you all the time
I received a letter from
Sis and I have answeared [answered?]
last tuesday eve and I
sent here [her?] the Picture
of the fire-department
boys you remember we
had them taken in
front of the Center July [H?]
to gather well annie if
I had of known that
you had been coming
on [Wed?] eve I would have
met you I was looking
for a letter all that
week and I wondered
what could have happened
you I thought you had
skiped [skipped?] out with that
6 foot man you was
telling me about I
suppose you have heard
the news I was down
town with Miss Cunningham
last evening and had
a good time she [his?]
Jolly I think I hope
you are not offended
about it and I would
like to see you to have
a good hold [old?] chat with
you and tell you the
news what they had
to say to me while
you was gone there was
a party came to me
to day and said you
was getting new dress
made and they wanted
to know if it was the
wedding dress and
I said of cause [course?] it was
I have a whole
hat full of news to
tell you well you
let me know what
eve I can see you
now dont get mad
at Miss Cunningham
I told Isabella I
would be here [her?] best
fellow if she would
send me here [her?] picture

So I think that
his [is?] all this eve
so good night
from George R Wood

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