County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
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 February 27, 1904. After Mr. McCosh encloses a client's order, he writes that they will be expecting a busy night soon. He did not get a chance to talk with another client because they were too busy. He acknowledges that he received George Foster's letter and product sample, and adds that he will be driving to Richford shortly. He leaves a final note at the bottom of the letter stating he sent money and a statement in the morning.
Notes
George Foster and Sons was a Wholesale Grocer located at 143 Colborne Street on the historic South Side of Brantford.
Date of Original
27 February 1904
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
McCosh, Thomas
Corporate Name(s)
George Foster and Sons
Local identifier
985.86.121.008.011
Collection
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1328989088812 Longitude: -80.2759730371094
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1941809097719 Longitude: -80.3854757672119
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, February 27, 1904. Brant Museum and Archives Collection. Item No. 985.86.121.008.011.
Contact
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
57 Charlotte St.
Brantford, ON N3T 2W6
(519)752-2483
Full Text

Paris Station Feb 27th 1904

Messrs Geo. Foster + Sons

Brantford

Gentlemen,

Herewith enclosed

please find order for Mr. [H]

by and get it up on Monday they

expect a load [night] on Monday

Gov. & [Maher] is so busy with oral and

written business that I could not get

a chance to talk to him. Your letter

and sample just receive and

[duly] noted. I am just starting

to drive out to [illegible] and Richford.

I Remain

Yours truly,

Tho. McCosh

Sent money |

and statement|

this morning |

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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 February 27, 1904. After Mr. McCosh encloses a client's order, he writes that they will be expecting a busy night soon. He did not get a chance to talk with another client because they were too busy. He acknowledges that he received George Foster's letter and product sample, and adds that he will be driving to Richford shortly. He leaves a final note at the bottom of the letter stating he sent money and a statement in the morning.