[Letter from A.D. Kennard to his brother, January 4, 1861]

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Letter from A.D. Kennard to his brother discussing his mother staying with Mr. Fanthorp. He mentions that his wife and children have been visiting in Houston. The crop failures are causing him financial difficulty and his legal work goes well, but people can't pay because of the crop failure. He shows his support for secession, he expresses wishes for the return of the "Lone Star Republic," and he discusses his unhappiness with a "Black Republican President."

Creator(s): Kennard, A. D.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Grimes County
Creation Date: January 4, 1861
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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  • Creation: January 4, 1861
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Place
United States - Texas - Grimes County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1861~  
Description:

Letter from A.D. Kennard to his brother discussing his mother staying with Mr. Fanthorp. He mentions that his wife and children have been visiting in Houston. The crop failures are causing him financial difficulty and his legal work goes well, but people can't pay because of the crop failure. He shows his support for secession, he expresses wishes for the return of the "Lone Star Republic," and he discusses his unhappiness with a "Black Republican President."

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 25 cm. high x 39 cm. wide

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Keyword(s): secession
Series Title: A. D. Kennard Family Papers, 1842-1884
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 38108406 |
  • UNTCAT: b2054589 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ADK_oversize_2075-006
  • CALL-NO: Mss Kennard
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth182801
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text