Copy of a letter from James Connolly to John Carstairs Matheson in which he states that he is not against Matheson's suggestion that Connolly return to Scotland but must consider his family, and giving information about setting up a printing press,
[1905 December 29].
|Main Creator:||Connolly, James, 1868-1916|
Connolly also writes about his poor health and his dislike of the United States, stating that his "chief motive in coming here was to provide a better field for my girls than was open to them at home". He also refers to "Woodhouse" of London now in the United States, and to the Russion revolution as "one thing I have great hopes for".
Letter is addressed from "543 - 15th Ave, / Newark, N.J. U.S.A.".
This is a typescript copy of MS 13,906/2/20.
Physical description: 1 item (7 pages).