County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Telegram 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 by telegraph from Thomas McCosh, a Paris merchant, to George Foster and Sons dated April 30, 1901. Mr. McCosh writes of enclosed orders for delivery he hopes to pick up for tomorrow. He states that he was late in arriving to Clifford and could not do business there, so he will do what he can before heading to Palmerston.
Notes
George Foster and Sons was a Wholesale Grocery business initially located at 143 Colborne Street before relocating to a larger building at 251 Colborne Street on the historic South Side of Brantford.
Date of Original
30 April 1901
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
McCosh, Thomas
Corporate Name(s)
George Foster and Sons
Local identifier
985.86.074.010.001
Collection
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1330241820458 Longitude: -80.2759730371094
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.9133234241661 Longitude: -80.8712611956787
  • 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, April 30, 1901. Brant Museum and Archives Collection. Item No. 985.86.074.010.001.
Contact
Brant Museum and Archives Collection
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Full Text

Harriston, Ont., April 30th 1901

Mess to Geo Foster + Sons

Brantford

Gentlemen,

Herewith enclosed

please find orders. I find

because [dull] up here I [drove]

this afternoon to [illegible]. Could

do nothing there. Then on to [illegible]

Clifford and here I got in too

late to do business. Will do

what I can here

in the morning, then drive

down to Palmerston.

I remain

Yours truly

Tho. McCosh

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Telegram to George Foster and Sons from Thomas McCosh


This item is a letter sent by telegraph from Thomas McCosh, a Paris merchant, to George Foster and Sons dated April 30, 1901. Mr. McCosh writes of enclosed orders for delivery he hopes to pick up for tomorrow. He states that he was late in arriving to Clifford and could not do business there, so he will do what he can before heading to Palmerston.