Letter from Grace Greenwood to Olive Risley, March 22, nd

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Title

Letter from Grace Greenwood to Olive Risley, March 22, nd

Subject

Illness
Friendship

Description

Greenwood indicates that Olive Risley and she are old friends. Greenwood who is not in good health invites Risley to visit her soon

Credit

Hanson A. Risley Papers, 1774-1908, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Creator

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904

Source

Hanson A. Risley Papers, 1774-1908, Box 7-D, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Date

0000-03-12

Type

Reference

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Text

[page 1] Dear Miss Seward
Why
dont[sic]  you come to see your old friend? — I called at your boarding place the very day you left for Phila'a but think I did not have any card

[page 2] I was +++ grateful[?] at reason of your kind note to hear that you were coming to see us I wrote to your father some two months ago & have had no answer. Where is he & what is he doing? And where is your sweet sister? Ah. it's no use talking in this [scrappy] way I must see you  come. I am not very

[page 3 vertical]
well and do next to no visiting
We are thinking of going to Colorado[?] in May. Are you to be there?
Dont [sic] you want to +++ house at +++— or have you one of your own?
Affectionately yours
Grace Greenwood

 

From

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904

To

Seward, Olive Risley, 1844-1906

Location

292[?] N.J. Ave

Annotations

[Mar 22, ] added by archivists

Extended Date/Time Format (EDTF) Specification

XXXX-03-12

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Citation

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904, “Letter from Grace Greenwood to Olive Risley, March 22, nd,” Archival Gossip Collection, accessed July 6, 2022, https://archivalgossip.com/collection/items/show/915.

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