[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David - November 30, 1861]

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses Frank's illness; the problems Jimmie has had in his Company; and the reluctance of some men to go to war. She tells him the current price of swine. She continues to give a description of the division of Union and Confederacy supporters around her. She finishes the letter with news of the war, the shortage of physicians, and the people she knows who are unwell.

Creator(s): Fentress, Maud C.
Location(s):
Creation Date: November 30, 1861
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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  • Creation: November 30, 1861
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Hardeman County - Bolivar
Place
United States - Texas - Caldwell County - Prairie Lea
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1861~  
Description:

Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses Frank's illness; the problems Jimmie has had in his Company; and the reluctance of some men to go to war. She tells him the current price of swine. She continues to give a description of the division of Union and Confederacy supporters around her. She finishes the letter with news of the war, the shortage of physicians, and the people she knows who are unwell.

Physical Description:

[3] p. ; 32 x 39 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 Maud C. Fentress to her son David, November 30, 1861] ,DWF_oversized_94-021, ark:/67531/metapth182713
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_oversized_94-021
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth160310
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text