File 6 - Bowman, Joseph to father and sisters [Samuel B. Bowman].

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Bowman, Joseph to father and sisters [Samuel B. Bowman].

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  • 1870 (Authorship)
    Bowman, Joseph B.

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One item of correspondence from Joseph Bowman to his father Samuel B. Bowman and his sisters. The letter is dated and addressed December 9, 1870, Berlin [Kitchener]. In the letter Joseph discusses that he has married Nancy [Huber] and that he has been unwell. He discusses life on their farm including harvesting apples, potatoes and pumpkins keeping livestock, and dealing with pests. He also mentions that he is currently fixing their stable which he believes to be the oldest in Waterloo Township. As well, Joseph discusses the recent death of Joseph E. Erb without a will and that Joseph owed him $1200.

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Purchased in 2017.


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Described by JB in 2018.

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