Description of Contents
This collection consists of letters written and received by Theodore Cornelius Thompson and his brother Alfred Conrad Thompson while they attended Minneapolis' Curtiss Business College in 1899 and 1900. Letters sent from Theodore Thompson to his parents and younger brothers in North Branch, Minnesota, form the bulk of the collection. The letters mainly detail daily life, the weather, and crop prices. Of particular note is a February 1899 letter commenting on the burning of the Minneapolis...
1898 - 1900