Emma Crosby Letters

[Letter, Emma Crosby to John Douse, January 28, 1885] Crosby, Emma, 1849-1926


Emma Crosby, Port Simpson, to John Douse [Father]. Rejoices in her father's peacce of mind. Discusses Mr. Crosby's latest trip to Victoria, anxiety among the locals at the length of his absence, and his return with the new steamer, the "Glad Tidings." Mentions that some of the local people are disturbed by issues regarding land claims. Thanks her father for ordering them newspapers, and requests he give her sister Susie the funds to spend on stockings for the children. Notes that Mr. Crosby has had a severe asthma attack.

Item Media

Item Citations and Data


Images provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections: http://rbsc.library.ubc.ca/