My Dear Annie..

Soda Creek Fraser River, B.C. 2 Sep 1872 Marcus Smith Letter to wife
Lot 96 in our auction Saturday 18th April 2020

Realized $1,300 

See the biography of Marcus Smith, Chief Railway engineer

Page 2 of letter to Annie

“This was the dreaded Chilcotin country inhabited by the wildest tribes of Indians..”

Page 3 of letter to Annie

“Except one visit (about half the distance that I went) made by a priest I am the first white man that has been through the country since..”

Page 4 of letter signed