“Letter from Elizabeth Eller to Ada Kirby, 16 July 1885,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed September 30, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15255.
Letter from Elizabeth Eller to Ada Kirby, 16 July 1885
This letter from Elizabeth Eller to her sister Ada talks about the outbreak of scarlet fever in the area that Elizabeth lives. Elizabeth has three children, and so she is worried that they might get sick. Children of people she knows have died from the fever. Elizabeth also mentions that her children are going to school.