“Letter from Emma Baker Martin to Betty Kirby Eller, 17 January 1898,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed March 30, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/14977.
Letter from Emma Baker Martin to Betty Kirby Eller, 17 January 1898
This is a letter from Emma Baker Martin to her aunt Betty Kirby Eller. The letter discusses two things primarily, butter and other household items. Betty sent Emma several pounds of butter as part of a long-running exchange of goods they have set up, this is featured heavily in their letters. The rest of the letter continues to discuss the various prices of products and problems friends or people in town are having with certain goods.