Saturday, March 28, 2009

Rose Graham Camfield, 15 July 1898

South Bend July 15th (1898)

Dear ann we recd the picture all right and we are ever so much obliged to you for remembering us it looks like Frank we treasure it as a curiosity as of course you know how interested every one os about the war and the boys who have gone away down there to take part in it we have shown the picture to every one who comes in they are all so interested in the young soldiers well the news came yesterday that spain has surrendered Santiago, every one thinks the war will soon be ended I hope so any way

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Yesterday was Pearls Birth day she was 12 years old how the time flies, I owe Freds wife a letter have you heard from any of them there is no new to write and as we are coming to see you next month I will tell you the rest when I come so good by

Mrs J H Camfield

Bell and her Husband was here to dinner they are still Boarding with his mother

Camfield Family Letters
Descendants of Sarah Ann Wisner
Michael Camfield

Camfield, Rose Graham (South Bend, IN) to “Dear ann”
[Anna Camfield Carlisle]. Letter. 15 July 1898. Digital Images 1-2.
Privately held by Apple, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,]
Snowville, New York. 2009.
[Carlisle Family, Box #1, Correspondence, 1898,
Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan. 2008.]

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