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[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, March 31, 1862]

Description:

Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which he sends news of arriving at Camp Terry, near Austin, Texas. He describes his housing conditions, the items that were purchased and their three week supply of provisions. He also updates her on his health. He asks that her father bring her to the camp to visit him.

Creator(s): Fentress, David
Location(s): United States - Texas - Caldwell County - Prairie Lea
Creation Date: March 31, 1862
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 31, 1862
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Caldwell County - Prairie Lea
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1862~  
Description:

Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which he sends news of arriving at Camp Terry, near Austin, Texas. He describes his housing conditions, the items that were purchased and their three week supply of provisions. He also updates her on his health. He asks that her father bring her to the camp to visit him.

Physical Description:

[1]p. ; 23 h x 37 w cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): tents | health | Camp Terry, Texas
Contributor(s):
Series Title: The David W. Fentress Family Letters, 1856-1969
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation: [Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, March 31, 1862],DWF_oversized_94-040 , ark:/67531/metapth182732
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_oversized_94-040
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth160329
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
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