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Title: [?], Kalamazoo Mich. to Annie Weir, [?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileWood, George R/72
SenderWood, George R.
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationasylum attendant
Sender ReligionBaptist
OriginKalamazoo, Michigan, USA
DestinationMichigan, USA
RecipientWeir, Annie
Recipient Genderfemale
SourceCopyright Retained by Mrs Linda Weir, Tirmacspird, Lack, Co.Fermanagh, BT93 0SA
ArchiveUlster American Folk Park
Doc. No.9905100
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogDocument added by LT, 20:05:99.
Word Count391
Sept 23 1891
Asylum mich [Michigan?]

Miss Annie Weir

Dear Friend
I have just received your
wellcome [welcome?] letter to day and
was glad to hear from
you also glad to hear that you
are well I have not been
felling [feeling?] well for the last
to [two?] weeks but am getting
all O.K. now we are haveing [having?]
just a lovely time we are
just harvesting the grapes
we go out Cooning them
early in the morning about
3.o,clock and you my just (sic)
we get our share of them
well I have seen Miss Gregory
once I walked up to the
Building with here [her?] and she
his [is?] very nice she dose [does?]
not look like here [her?] sister at
the E.M.A. [East Michigan Asylum?]
she looks like Miss Gaddam.
I heard since I wrote to you
that she withdrew here [her?]
notice I was out with
Miss Stewart one eve and
she his [is?] a very nice Girl
I can remember what your
Sister to me (sic) in one of
here [her?] letters she said it
was like leaving home
when she left the E.M.A.
I found that to be so
you did not say in your
letter if you had heard
from here [her?] i (sic)
would like to know how she
his [is?] getting along and what
she his [is?] doing there.
I think I shall take a
trip down to Pontiac in
the spring if I have my
helth [health?] and am spared
we have loost [lost?] 234 hogs
they had the Collery [Cholera?] it
has been very warm weather
hear [here?] for the last 2 weeks
we had a man broke out
of the grates he took a stone
in his room and brore [broke?]
out one sash and he got
home and took some
Poison but he (sic) to [too?] much
and they brought him back
well Annie I did wonder
why [l?] you did not go
home you take my advice
and fill your Pocket
good before you go money will
be your Friend when noboddy [nobody?]
els [else?] will be I took a nice
thing away with me when
I left and I have just put
Å“95 Dollars to it since I
have been hear [here?] of cause [course?]
I could spend it all in
clothes but that his [is?] no good

Please send me
Mr Kelly adress [address?]