Letter to Santa



 A letter to Santa that's in the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum collection in Wichita, Kansas. You may notice it refers to Montgomery Ward as "Monkey Ward."

Hickman County, Kentucky ledger - 1836


Photograph of a page in a ledger found in the Hickman County, Kentucky courthouse. I love the flourish under the name. Dated Jan. 11, 1836.