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Estabrooks, Elisha Henry, 1844- / Letters, 1862
SC 1083 ([unpublished])

Estabrooks, Robert; Estabrooks, Ellen
[Transcribed letter from Robert and Ellen Estabrooks to Elisha Estabrooks: Fond du Lac, September 2, 1864]



Doht get down harted and then
you will get well the sooner
you asked me how our crops
was this year Wheat and Hay are
verry lite I think a bout 1,3rd of a
crop Oats and corn are verry good
Potatoesare lite - -
We have five horse kinde
with the colt that is solde for 25 dollars
your Read heiffer will come in next year no more
the chees Mrs. Ingram sent
the little bottle of currents
from Mrs. Newton prehaps
you had better talk with
the Surgeon and he will tel
you what will be best for
you
4 Pounds of crackers
the courant wine is 3 or 4 years
olde - the french Brandy
is made of Grapes you
can take one table spoonful
at a time
Dr Wright said that would
ent hurt you but would
do you good
Fond Du Lac Sept 2nd 1864
I am a going now to Express
this to you the Brandy
cost 1.75cts
we are all well at this


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