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Whitaker encloses a donation in her name and that of her deceased sister, Emma M. Rhodes.
A letter written by Martha Berry to William J. Schieffelin Jr., asking for funds to rebuild the main boys dormitory at the Foundation School that had just burned down.
Letter to Martha Berry from William S. Myers acknowledging that he received her letter and are including a contribution of $10.00 to help rebuild the boys dormitory. They trust that although the donation is small that it may be of service.
Martha Berry writes to A. B. Dick to inform him of the receipt of his generous gift of $100 and to "hasten to send my heartfelt thanks." She reflects on the great need plaguing the Schools and her summer spent trying to raise funds to rebuild the dormitory destroyed by fire. With no major contributions to this fund, she still hopes to have a roof on the incomplete building before cold weather sets in.
Edw. W. Barrow writes Martha Berry to offer a donation of $5 toward the new boys' house. He also expresses his pleasure at how the school and the crops are growing.