“Letter from Alice Kirby to Ada Kirby, 9 January 1886,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed December 8, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15242.
Letter from Alice Kirby to Ada Kirby, 9 January 1886
This letter from Alice Kirby to her aunt Ada discusses life on the Kansas farm that Alice’s father, Samuel Kirby, is renting. Alice says that they had a rough Christmas and that the weather is very bad. She talks about how Samuel Kirby intends to continue renting the farm they are on.