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Catalog Number 1981.21.4.4
Object Name Letter
Title Courtship Letter to Estelle Bricker from Lincoln Goldie, 1901
Date 07/19/1901
Year Range from 1901.0
Year Range to 1901.0
Description Envelope and Courtship Letter to Miss Estelle Bricker from Lincoln Goldie, July 19, 1901.
.1 Envelope addressed to Miss Estelle Bricker, Waterloo, Ont. Postmarked with stamp on back: Waterloo, Jy 20/ 01 / Ont."
.2-.4 - Courtship Letter to "My Dear Little Stell," dated July 19, 1901.
Six page letter handwritten in ink on three pages of cream coloured stationary with the letterhead of "Queen's Hotel," Montreal printed in blue at top of each sheet. Lincoln Goldie writes about arriving at the hotel and talking fishing with the hotel man. The next morning he left Waterloo at 6.30 am, but his horse took ill and let it walk the whole way to Little Germany. Said he saw Estelle's Uncle in Toronto and smoked a cigar with him. On page 4, Goldie writes that he dreamed of Stella and would she like it if he were to visit next Friday afternoon and stay with her until Saturday night or early Sunday morning. Signs letter, "Your own Lincoln."
People Goldie, Lincoln
Goldie, Estelle
Bricker, Estelle A.
Subjects COURTSHIP
LETTERS AND MAILINGS
ANIMALS - HORSES
SPORTS - FISHING
FOOD AND BEVERAGE
TRANSPORTATION - RAILWAYS
FAMILY
Dimensions .1 Envelope -14.2 x 8.6 cm. - L x W
.2-.4 - Letter - 21.25 x 13.7 cm. - L x W