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Box 2

 Container

Contains 57 Results:

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 February 7

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92219
Scope and Contents

Describes various parties and a wedding; hopes to visit her in two weeks if Uncle Dibbrel can come and get her.

Dates: 1893 February 7

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 March 20

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92220
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Invites her down for Easter; describes a wedding where "the bridegroom was so drunk that he could hardly stand up"; has been working on "another bed quilt."

Dates: 1893 March 20

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 March 28

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92222
Scope and Contents

Has been suffering from a toothache; has been able to find someone to take over her looms at the mill, and so will be able to visit.

Dates: 1893 March 28

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 April 29

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92224
Scope and Contents

Reports that she ate some raisins that made her sick; describes several weddings; describes her sister's "fellow--his head is red as fire and he is real good looking."

Dates: 1893 April 29

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 May 15

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92225
Scope and Contents

Complains that she has not written in weeks; describes the revival meeting going on at church.

Dates: 1893 May 15

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 July 2

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92226
Scope and Contents

Has been busy making a dress, entertaining company, and going to a lawn party; is angry that she did not stop for a visit while in Petersburg, VA; invites Lottie down for the Fourth of July picnics.

Dates: 1893 July 2

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 July 21

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92228
Scope and Contents

Had to have a tooth taken out; has been running six looms a day; reports there has been a lot of sickness and death in the area.

Dates: 1893 July 21

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 August 21

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92231
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Is having a good time since the mill shut down; went to see a "game of baseball"; plans to go up the river for a fish fry; sends greetings to various family members.

Dates: 1893 August 21

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 September 21

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92233
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Talks about several quilts she is working on; claims that she will never marry despite the "widdowers [sic]...that wants to wait on me"; asks about a shooting; complains that they can only work half-time; plans to visit next year.

Dates: 1893 September 21

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 October 2

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92235
Scope and Contents

Reports there is a lot of sickness in the area; spent several days in the country with relatives; claims she is kept busy entertaining the widowers; talks of the church meeting that has lasted several weeks.

Dates: 1893 October 2

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 December 1

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92236
Scope and Contents

Has been to several Christmas parties already this year; discusses the widowers who are courting her; invites her down for Christmas; discusses an upcoming marriage--"hard times don't keep people from geting [sic] married."

Dates: 1893 December 1

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1893 December 14

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: id92237
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Discusses the festivities planned for Christmas; work has started up full-time again; claims she will "marry the very next" widower who asks.

Dates: 1893 December 14

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 January 16

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95187
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Reports that her parents are sick with "la grippe"; claims that her fellow was at the mill on Sunday, but has left for Georgia.

Dates: 1894 January 16

"Cousin," Grace, Drewrys Bluff, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 January 17

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95198
Scope and Contents

Happy to receive Lottie's letter; is afraid she would not recognize her as it has been so long since she has seen her; asks about Christmas; hopes to be able to accept the invitation to visit next summer; describes the literary society that she attends; sends greetings to various family members.

Dates: 1894 January 17

Susie M. Eudaily, Duprees, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 February 7

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95199
Scope and Contents

Apologizes for not writing sooner; describes the Christmas activities.

Dates: 1894 February 7

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 February 20

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95210
Scope and Contents

Describes a recent party; went to town and had her pictures taken; plans to send a piece of cloth from her new dress; her fellow in Georgia has sent his picture; asks if she has received any valentines.

Dates: 1894 February 20

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 March 6

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95211
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Asks about her "fellow"; talks about various friends and family members; includes a short poem.

Dates: 1894 March 6

Jacob Lewit, Richmond, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 March 24

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95212
Scope and Contents

Concerning order of merchandise from Jacob Lewit Dry Goods, Notions and Millinery.

Dates: 1894 March 24

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 March 28

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95213
Scope and Contents

Reports that she is writing while waiting for the Baptist preacher to call; describes a box party for the benefit of the church-- "the girls all carried a box filled with something nice to eat...and sold them to the young men...no young man knew whose box he was buying until he had paid for it and then he had to eat what was in the box with the girl..."; reports that her fellow in Georgia has stopped by on his way back to Rhode Island, but she never expects to see him again.

Dates: 1894 March 28

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 April 27

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95214
Scope and Contents

Has been going to church every night; describes two recent weddings; complains that her "looms run so mean."

Dates: 1894 April 27

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 August 14

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95216
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Was sorry to hear that she had been sick; went on an excursion to soldiers home-- "the prettiest place I ever saw"; reports the death of a man who "has been sick nearly two years."

Dates: 1894 August 14

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 August 31

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95217
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Has not had any time off from the mill this summer; plans on going on an excursion to Farmville, Virginia next month; describes a party-- "had plenty of cake, cream, and candy"; sends greetings to various family members.

Dates: 1894 August 31

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1894 October 8

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: id95220
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Discusses the "protracted meeting"; reports that the heavy rains have interfered with the sowing of her father's oats; talks about the many quiltings around.

Dates: 1894 October 8

Addie Holt, Matoaca, P.O., Chesterfield County, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1895 January 28

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: id95222
Scope and Contents

Reports that her beau came for a visit; discusses a recent party; complains about the weather; invites her down for a party.

Dates: 1895 January 28

Anthelia Holt, Matoaca, Virginia, to Lottie V. Clark, Namozine, Virginia, 1895 March 26

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: id95225
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Has been going to church meetings every night; two preachers from Scotland are visiting and "The hall is crowded every night"; reports on two upcoming marriages.

Dates: 1895 March 26