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Title: Anna McClelland, [?] to Anne Weir, [?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
Filemcclelland, anna/41
SenderMcClelland, Anna
Sender Genderfemale
Sender Occupationstudent
Sender Religionunknown
OriginMichigan?, USA
Destinationprob. Pontiac, Michigan, USA
RecipientWeir, Annie
Recipient Genderfemale
SourceCopyright Retained by Mrs Linda Weir, Tirmacspird, Lack, Co. Fermanagh, BT93 0SA
ArchiveUlster American Folk Park
Doc. No.9906019
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 03:06:99.
Word Count341
Transcript[Yia?] March 6., 1886

friend Anne, I got your
letter some time ago,
but I did not deliver the message to you but I got it
delivered for me. I did not get this letter very far done
this is the [the?] 16 now our school was out last friday.
we all got nice cards but I got sick friday after I came
home from school and I have not done anything since I was
in bed till noon to day the hay-presser's is here now but
willie is not here but Lymet is and Dick was here last night
but he went a way [away?] this morning and that other fellow
is not here the oldest one that had so much to say You
is going to work here this summer that will be nice Peter
does not like it a bit the way you are publishing
news down there we here [hear?] a good deal of what you
say about him he took the letter you sent the kiss
in and tore the peice [piece?] you had it in all up
and does not want you to send any more you
seem to be telling about You too we are all sick with
the cold it is very muddy now Uncle Alex & Aunt Becca
was here 3« days & 4 nights were you at Mr Thompsons
funeral. Mrs Thompsons is here now is Bella at
I Purdy's yet & does she like it there well I
am ashamed of my writing I do not feel like writing
today we get over a dozen of eggs a day
most every body is sick now do you like to live down there
better than you did up here I suppose Mack Means & you
have big times Willie Birth day [birthday?] was last friday
we have not any little calvs [calves?] yet have you did you
get your 2 papers they were here a while. I guess I
will draw to a close so good-by [goodbye?] from your friend
Anna McClelland to Anne