[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elvira D. Moore, July 7, 1850]

Description:

Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore discussing his recent trip to Jerseyville, the Fourth of July celebrations there and the progress that community had made, farming, seeing King Lear at the theatre, building engines, and news of family and friends. There is an envelope addressed to Elvira D. Moore, Unionville P O, Bedford County, Tennessee. It is postmarked Nashville, and July 7, 1850 is written in pencil at the top.

Creator(s): Moore, Charles B.
Location(s):
Creation Date: July 7, 1850
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Moore, Charles B.

Charles Moore is the brother of Elvira Moore.

Date(s):
  • Creation: July 7, 1850
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Jersey County - Jerseyville
Place
United States - Tennessee - Bedford County - Unionville
Place
United States - Tennessee - Davidson County - Nashville
Place
United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Era
Slavery and Antebellum Texas Culture, 1821-1865
From June 1850 to July 1850
Description:

Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore discussing his recent trip to Jerseyville, the Fourth of July celebrations there and the progress that community had made, farming, seeing King Lear at the theatre, building engines, and news of family and friends. There is an envelope addressed to Elvira D. Moore, Unionville P O, Bedford County, Tennessee. It is postmarked Nashville, and July 7, 1850 is written in pencil at the top.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 28 x 43 cm., folded to 28 x 22 cm. + 1 envelope (9 x 14 cm.)

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | wind mills
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation (has-version): [Transcript of Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elvira Moore, July 7, 1850], CBM_2079-005-001
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2079-005-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203290
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203290
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text