Emma Crosby Letters

[Letter, Emma Crosby to John Douse, April 16, 1886] Crosby, Emma, 1849-1926


Emma Crosby, Port Simpson, to John Douse [Father]. Considers her father's winter with family in Ontario. Notes that she had wished to return to Ontario during the upcoming summer, but that this no longer seems possible. Expresses her wish for her children to go to a good school. Discusses recent visitors, Mr. Crosby's frequent absences, and the upcoming Methodist District meeting that will take him away for another month. Thanks her father for Christmas gifts, and for the periodicals he orders for them. Notes that most of the local people are away at their seasonal fishery on the Naas, and observes that they have done well lately, some being very earnest Christians.

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