Letter from someone in Boston to Maria. — 24 February ? 1880. — 4 pages : 22 x 34 cm.
Item discusses the writer thanking Aunt Maria for her kind letter and "lovely" paper; writer expresses sympathy for Maria who had been ill and wishes she could have been able to help. Mentions that her family has had a great deal of illness, speculates that her father has consumption because he is ill and has lost a great deal of weight. Mentions that Robert has also been ill, but is taking the medicine the doctor prescribed and feels a little better from it.
Reference no.: Ross Family Nova Scotia Archives MG 1 volume 794 number 67