1883 & 1884 Autograph Letters Signed By John Ireland and David Ireland of Ireland Bros. Manufacturers of Fine Gloves Johnstown, N.Y. Written to Their Sister
Johnstown, N.Y. Ireland Bros. 1883. Autograph Letters Signed. Very Good. Item #028696
Two letters, as follows: Dated May 13th, 1883, a page and half of handwritten text, on the company letterhead to "Sister & Brother" and signed Your Aff. Brother David Ireland. Content regarding changing the bed of the creek back of the shop, starting the building of new houses and getting up of samples; also telling of a visit to New York with their wives and an appraisal of a relation's stock & hope for an insurance payout; and filial greetings. Approx. 8 1/4" x 10 3/4" size, old fold lines; in very good condition. (with) A Letter dated December 26th, 1884, a full page, also on letterhead, to "Sister" and signed Your Aff. Bro. John. Content regarding family health news, notice of sending items from Scotland, and holiday best wishes. Approx. 8 1/4" x 10 3/4" size, old fold lines; little splitting at fold at top, old dark waxy residue spot at back edge; in very good condition.