Monmouth, Warren County, Illinois
Bridgeport, Polk County, Oregon Territory
Isaac Smith describes the healthiness of the Oregon climate, the growth of Monmouth with 25 buildings and a good school, and general farming news. A September 6, 1858 addendum from Berryman Smith describes his school studies and younger siblings. A further addendum from Margaret Smith sends condolences for the death of Eliza (Smith) Butler, news of family welfare, discussions of quilting and the availability of produce.
Butler Family Letters, MSS 2
The contents of this collection, including all images and text, are for personal, educational, and non-commercial use only. The contents of this collection may not be reproduced in any form without the express permission of Western Oregon University Archives. For questions or permissions, please contact University Archives at (503) 838-8893 or email@example.com.
Smith, Isaac; Smith, Margaret; and Smith, Berryman, "Letter to John Butler and Matilda Smith from Isaac Smith, Margaret Smith and Berryman Smith" (1858). Butler Family Letters (Transcripts). 57.