Letter from Margaret Conkling Steele to Francis Miller Seward, January 31, 1849

  • Posted on: 9 January 2018
  • By: admin
xml: 
Letter from Margaret Conkling Steele to Francis Miller Seward, January 31, 1849
x

transcriber

Transcriber:spp:hrr

student editor

Transcriber:spp:crb

Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1849-01-31

In the context of this project, private URIs with the prefix "psn" point to person elements in the project's persons.xml authority file. In the context of this project, private URIs with the prefix "pla" point to place elements in the project's places.xml authority file. In the context of this project, private URIs with the prefix "psn" point to person elements in the project's staff.xml authority file. In the context of this project, private URIs with the prefix "psn" point to person elements in the project's bibl.xml authority file. verical-align: super; font-size: 12px; text-decoration: underline; text-decoration: line-through; color: red;

Letter from Margaret Conkling Steele to Francis Miller Seward, January 31, 1849

action: sent

sender: Margaret Steele
Birth: 1814-01-27  Death: 1890-07-29

location: Auburn, NY

receiver: Frances Seward
Birth: 1805-09-24  Death: 1865-06-21

location: Auburn, NY

transcription: hrr 

revision: hrr 2016-11-09

<>
Page 1

My dear Mrs. Seward,
If you
have no more important or agree–
able engagement, will you give us
the pleasure of your company
at tea this evening? Mrs. Pit–
ney
Birth: 1797-12-04 Death: 1862-05
and Mrs. Salsbury
Birth: 1802 Death: 1879-08-02
are
to pass the afternoon and
evening with us, quite socia–
lly and unceremoniously, and
the enjoyment we are anti–
Page 2

cipating from their visits will
be very much increased by
your doing us the kindness
to join them.
Mother
Birth: 1791 Death: 1851-04-14
and Sister Mary
Birth: 1813 Death: 1885-03-12
unite
with me in the cordial hope
that the Seward members
of your little home – circle
are well this frosty morning.
Very truly yours.
M. C. Conkling
Melrose,
Wednes. Morn. Jan. 31st.
Page 3

Mrs. Seward
South St.

[top Margin]
Hand Shiftx

Frances Seward

Birth: 1805-09-24 Death: 1865-06-21
Mrs Conkling
1849