File 9 - Bowman, D. L. to Simon Bowman.

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Bowman, D. L. to Simon Bowman.

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  • 1889 (Authorship)
    Bowman, Daniel Lewis

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One item of correspondence from D. L. [Daniel Lewis] Bowman to his cousin Simon Bowman. The letter is dated and addressed September 10, 1889 Berlin [Kitchener]. The letter discuss family members, including D's wife and two children recently being unwell as well as the weather and the hope for more rain. D teases Simon about becoming a "Yankee" and moving to "Pensyltucky" [a portmonteau of Pennsylvania and Kentucky] and mentions that he will be going to Toronto for the Toronto Industrial Exhibition [now the Canadian National Exhibition]. The letter also discusses D selling a property of Simon's referred to as "Mt. Zion."

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Purchased in 2017.


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Described by JB in 2018.

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  • English

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