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1903 Mar. 16

Gass, Louisa

Letter from Louisa Gass to Sadie Kessel

Oquakwa (Ill.) - Louisa informs Sadie of all the sicknesses everyone has in town.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1901

Root & Son

Four generations of Irey's

Monmouth (Ill.) - Anna Elizabeth Gilmore, James Gilmore, James Irey and Bertha Irey.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1902 Oct. 20

Gass, Louisa

Letter from Louisa Gass to Sadie Kessel

Oquakwa (Ill.) - Louisa describes the nice umbrella she found in the hall next to the sitting room and asks if Sadie had ever noticed it before. She discovered that Sadie's papa had bought it, and she continues to describe how nice it is and how she plans to use it whenever it rains. Louisa wants to know what Sadie is reading in Greek.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1979 June

Parker, Helen

Birders outside a quonset hut

Gambell (Alaska) - Ben King, Paul DuMont, Ken and Katherine Irey, and Max Parker in their birding attire.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1979 June 13

Helen and Max Parker

Gambell (Alaska) - Helen and Max Parker standing in front of a whale bone.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1901

Gass, Louisa

Letter from Louisa Gass to Sarah Kessel

Oquakwa (Ill.) - Louisa talks about all the housework she has been doing. She instructs Sarah to get her pictures taken and then goes on to talk about town gossip. Minnie Buschnell tried to sell her a copy of "Talmage's Life," but she declined. Louisa then states her belief that agents "are beggars." Louisa hopes that Sarah's indigestion is not too bad.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1896

Frantz family at home

Jessie, Peach, Virginia, Lillian, Anna Maria, and John Henry Frantz with two unidentified men posing with horse-drawn carriages in front of the Frantz family home.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1908

Collins

Indian Grove schoolhouse

Ken Irey's first school with Ruth Adcock as his teacher.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1979 June

Parker, Helen

Katherine and Kenneth Irey in birding attire

Gambell (Alaska) - Outside of Gambell's post office.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1873 – 1874

Gass, Louisa

Diary of Louisa B. Gass

Keithsburg (Ill.) - Contains scattered entries starting in September 1873 until March of 1874. Louisa describes her daily activities, town gossip, and affiliation with the local school and church. Also included in the diary are grocery lists and prices, housekeeping schedules and lists, household accounting, laundry schedule and cost, profit and loss list, a list of dress/sewing costs, lis... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers