[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W. Fentress, September 26, 1859 ]

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Transcript of a letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David discussing Jimmie and Mary's return from their travels and their change in plans to board with Mr. Miller instead of Maud, Jimmie's financial proposition to exchange bottom land for David's lot, the town physician's move to Nashville, a financial proposition from Maud to purchase Sallie which is David's horse if Neely does not purchase her, Maud's preparations for Jimmie's party, a discussion about David's failed crops, a dialogue on the raising of stock prices, Maud's purchase of a cow for $25 from Bright, a dialogue concerning Maud's loss of cows, hogs, and a horse this year, news about sending gifts for the baby, and news about Kate's progress in boarding school.

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Creation Date: September 26, 1859
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UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: September 26, 1859
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Hardeman County - Bolivar
Place
United States - Kentucky - Jefferson County - Louisville
Place
United States - Tennessee - Davidson County - Nashville
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1859~  
Description:

Transcript of a letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David discussing Jimmie and Mary's return from their travels and their change in plans to board with Mr. Miller instead of Maud, Jimmie's financial proposition to exchange bottom land for David's lot, the town physician's move to Nashville, a financial proposition from Maud to purchase Sallie which is David's horse if Neely does not purchase her, Maud's preparations for Jimmie's party, a discussion about David's failed crops, a dialogue on the raising of stock prices, Maud's purchase of a cow for $25 from Bright, a dialogue concerning Maud's loss of cows, hogs, and a horse this year, news about sending gifts for the baby, and news about Kate's progress in boarding school.

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[2]p. ; 22 X 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): chicken pox
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 (Is Version Of): [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W. Fentress - September 26, 1859 ], DWF_94-002-006, ark:/67531/metapth160237
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_94-002-006
  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth182648
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text