Emma Crosby Letters

[Letter, Emma Crosby to Eliza Douse, March 29, 1876] Crosby, Emma, 1849-1926


Emma Crosby, Fort Simpson, B.C., to Eliza Douse [Mother]. Updates her mother on her family's health and minor ailments. Expresses disappointment that a teacher has not yet arrived, as she had hoped to accompany Thomas to a Methodist Church meeting in Victoria. He is expected to be away for approximately five weeks. Mentions problems with her interpreter, concerns about William Duncan, and the arrival of another girl. Notes that many of the local people are away fishing and would return in one to two months.

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