Letter from Cornelia Hallowell Bentley to her mother, dated January 10, 1899. She mentions wanting to visit but is experiencing pain from her wisdom teeth. Tells story of young Jack cutting the tassels from the piano stool and getting punished for it. Conveys best wishes to the family.
Letter from Edward Kummer to his sister, Carrie (Caroline Kummer) dated August 8, 1857 from "Keokuk". Edward writes of family updates, recent weather, and the election of County officials.
Three handwritten notes to Deb and signed by Sarah, Sally, and Anne. The notes are undated and talk of classes and mutual acquaintances.