Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Ether Shepley to son G. F. Shepley, St. Louis, 1869

Click on the image to zoom. Click and drag your mouse over the image to move it left or right. Use the small navigation window to select the area you wish to zoom on.

Item 77736 detail enlarge send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album


Ether Shepley, a retired judge, wrote to his son George F. Shepley of Portland about his decision to live with another son, Leonard, upon the elder Shepley's return to Portland.

Ether Shepley's wife, Anne Foster Shepley, had died about a year previous. Shepley wrote that Leonard and his family felt slighted because the elder Shepley had never lived with them and jealous apparently because George and his family were more successful.

He also wrote about other family and political matters.


Item has a transcription view a full transcription

Click the link above to download and view the PDF file. Help with PDF.

Go back

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.