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Letter by Gertie Dornink Alink telling about her family's emigration to Greenleafton, MN.
Letter by Gertie Dornink Alink telling about her family's emigration to Greenleafton, MN.
 
 
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Letter from John Geerlings to William O Van Eyck
Letter from John Geerlings to William O Van Eyck
Letter by John Geerlings to William O Van Eyck telling the story of how his grandfather and his family survived the Phoenix disaster on Lake Michigan on November 21, 1847. 
 
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Letter from Samuel Esselinkpas to William O Van Eyck.
Letter from Samuel Esselinkpas to William O Van Eyck.
Letter by Samuel Esselinkpas of Holland, MI to William O Van Eyck telling the story of how his father survived the Phoenix disaster on Lake Michigan on November 21, 1847. He describes how his father traveled with his brother and his family, all of whom perished in the disaster. It also mentions his mother's sister's family (Koffers).