Collection: Crede Family Papers
Author: Therese Crede (Winhold)
Recipient: Hermann Crede
Description: Letter from Therese “Rösel” Crede Winhold to her brother, Hermann Crede, February 11, 1889. In this letter, Rösel sends her brother good wishes on his upcoming birthday, expresses her sadness that she has just been through the first Christmas and New Year since the death of their mother, and thanks him for sending a photograph of his son Adolph. She also comments on a recent letter she had received from their brother Wilhelm (who also lived in Missouri) describing his daughter's marriage to a man in poor circumstances.