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Letter to George Foster and Sons from Thomas McCosh
Description
Creators
McCosh, Thomas, Author
George Foster and Sons
, Recipient
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Documents
Description
This item is a letter sent from Thomas McCosh, a Paris merchant, to George Foster and Sons dated December 30, 1903. After enclosing an order for Mr. Chapman in his letter, Mr. McCosh writes about needing to go to Gael in the morning after receiving a letter from Mr. Lockhart. When he drove out he met George Chapman, Mr. Chapman's son, who was dealing business on his father's behalf. Mr. McCosh also writes about meeting his niece and nephew before going to Harriston again.
Notes
George Foster and Sons was a Wholesale Grocer located at 143 Colborne Street on the historic South Side of Brantford.
Date of Original
30 December 1903
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
McCosh, Thomas
Corporate Name(s)
George Foster and Sons
Local identifier
985.86.096.010.027
Collection
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1329928637787 Longitude: -80.275908664093
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Letter to George Foster and Sons from Thomas McCosh, December 30, 1903. Brant Museum and Archives Collection. Item No. 985.86.096.010.027.
Contact
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
Email
WWW address
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Brantford, ON N3T 2W6
(519)752-2483
Full Text

Paris Station

Dec 30th 1903

George Foster + Sons

Brantford

Gentlemen,

Herewith enclosed

please find order for

D. Chapman. [illegible] who

has brought out E. [Lockhart]

I was just starting out for

Gael this morning when I

got a card to go to [Conway]

as soon as possible. So I

drove out and found it was

Dr. Chapman's son of Geo Chapman

Gael who had brought the [stock]

sold him this small [bill]

I was start for Gael by four O'clock

ham this afternoon and will go

niece and nephew and [home tomorrow]

night. Will go to Harriston Saturday afternoon

and start on my [illegible]

I Remain Yours Truly Tho. McCosh

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Letter to George Foster and Sons from Thomas McCosh


This item is a letter sent from Thomas McCosh, a Paris merchant, to George Foster and Sons dated December 30, 1903. After enclosing an order for Mr. Chapman in his letter, Mr. McCosh writes about needing to go to Gael in the morning after receiving a letter from Mr. Lockhart. When he drove out he met George Chapman, Mr. Chapman's son, who was dealing business on his father's behalf. Mr. McCosh also writes about meeting his niece and nephew before going to Harriston again.