Emma Crosby Letters

[Letter, Emma Crosby to Eliza Douse, August 31, 1874] Crosby, Emma, 1849-1926


Emma Crosby, Fort Simpson, B.C., to Eliza Douse [Mother]. Updates her mother on the progress building the church and house, and describes the work involved. Discusses the behaviour of the aboriginals, their wonder at certain items, and the curiosities they have given her. Further mention of procurement of food supplies, and the unreliability of the boat they rely upon for communication and supplies. This latter comment appears in a postscript dated September 31st.

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