Skip to main content

#2424: Willa Cather to Mary Virginia Boak Cather, [late June 1931]

More about this letter…
Plain view:

Guide to Reading Letter Transcriptions

Some of these features are only visible when "plain text" is off.

Textual Feature Appearance
passage deleted with a strikethrough mark deleted passage
passage deleted by overwritten added letters overwritten passage
passage added above the line passage with added text above
passage added on the line passage with added text inline
passage added in the margin passage with text added in margin
handwritten addition to a typewritten letter typed passage with added handwritten text
missing or unreadable text missing text noted with "[illegible]"
uncertain transcriptions word[?]
notes written by someone other than Willa Cather Note in another's hand
printed letterhead text printed text
text printed on postcards, envelopes, etc. printed text
text of date and place stamps stamped text
passage written by Cather on separate enclosure. written text
New York2
My Dearest Mother1;

The weather is cooler and I am working awfully hard. So many business questions have come up about this new book3, it keeps me driving. Here is a letter from a Catholic historian4Douglass5 and Elsie6 will be pleased by it, I know.

With love always Willie