[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, August 30, 1862]

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Letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara recounting the news of the war; his movements; his assessment of the territory he has crossed and whether it would be good farm land; his and his friends health; what is being eaten; and finally declaring his devoted love for his wife and family.

Creator(s): Fentress, David
Creation Date: August 30, 1862
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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  • Creation: August 30, 1862
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Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
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1862~  
Description:

Letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara recounting the news of the war; his movements; his assessment of the territory he has crossed and whether it would be good farm land; his and his friends health; what is being eaten; and finally declaring his devoted love for his wife and family.

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[1]p.; 25h x 20w in cm.

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Series Title: The David W. Fentress Family Letters, 1856-1969
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation (Has Version ): [Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, August 30, 1862] ,DWF_94-008-002,ark:/67531/metapth160248
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  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_94-008-002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth160248
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text