1894, August 17 – Postcard from George Hesse to Lewis Hesse

George writes to Lewis after leaving Cincinatti wanting to know how everyone back home is.  Read a transcript of the letter below (original misspellings & all) or click on the image links to view the actual letter. As you read the transcript of the letter click on the links to view information & images about what they are discussing.

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Postcard Front     Postcard Back

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Transcript of letter:

Midland City Ohio

8/17/1894

Dear Bro:-

I left Cincinnati last night and expect to get into Grafton in a couple of days I am well and in good health how is every body at home  Write immediatly to Grafton W. VA P.O. and let me know how every body at home is

Your loving Bro Geo

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