August, 1985 Dear Grandma and Grandpa We are staying in a cabin. It is very small. I think it is the best place in the whole wide world. All of us are well and Astra. We saw Mt Rushmore. It was pretty big. Love, Allie This year has seen a return to the extensive useContinue reading “Rapid City, South Dakota”
August, 1985 Here we are in the middle of South Dakota at Al’s Oasis Inn watching a Dracula movie on Saturday night – Allie and Val are screaming but it is really a comedy! So far we have seen the Corn Palace and lots of farmland. Astra is traveling well as usual. Tomorrow we willContinue reading “Chamberlain, South Dakota”
March, 1909 May go through your town today or Saturday on my way home, come down to the train if you can. Love
September, 1911 Dear Daughter Don’t count too much on my coming to corn produce as I am very busy canning peaches and must to make Poor pickles and meat relish and get my dress made and get shoes and gloves and we are going to Edith’s Sat. and home. I’ll let you know. Later. Mother
March 4, 1909 — Mitchell, SD Rec’d your card last night sorry I had planned on going home, but haven’t been home for so long the folks are awfully anxious to see me. Love Postcard published by the Omaha News Company. Made in Germany.