[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, August 23, 1863]

Description:

Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son, David Fentress, urging him to pray regularly and to write her more regularly. She updates David on local events, including the effects of the war on the local slaves, as well as casualties.

Creator(s): Fentress, Maud C.
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 23, 1865
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 23, 1865
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Hardeman County - Bolivar
Place
United States - Tennessee - Shelby County - Memphis
Place
United States - New York
Place
United States - Mississippi
Place
United States - Mississippi - Warren County - Vicksburg
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1863-08~  
Description:

Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son, David Fentress, urging him to pray regularly and to write her more regularly. She updates David on local events, including the effects of the war on the local slaves, as well as casualties.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 29.5 x 27.5 cm

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): yankees | balams | Red River
Contributor(s):
Series Title: The David W. Fentress Family Letters, 1856-1969
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation (Is Version Of): [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, August 23, 1863],DWF_oversized_94-028 , ark:/67531/metapth160317
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_oversized_94-028
  • CALL-NO: HM. 4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth182720
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text