[Letter from J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore, March 31, 1861]

Description:

Letter from J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore. Much of the letter is written as a poem discussing recent news, secession, and slavery, and there is a drawing in pencil of a bearded man on the last page. There is a note written in ink on the first page from Henry S. Moore to Charles. He says that he is mailing this letter along with another from J. B. Harris to him. The note is dated June 11, 1861 in Paris.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: March 31, 1861
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Creator (Author):
Moore, Henry S.

Henry Moore is the brother of Charles Moore and seems to have forwarded this letter to his brother on June 11, 1861.

Date(s):
  • Creation: March 31, 1861
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee
Place
United States - Texas - Lamar County - Paris
Place
United States - Georgia
Place
United States - Arkansas - Izard County
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From March 1861 to June 11, 1861
Description:

Letter from J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore. Much of the letter is written as a poem discussing recent news, secession, and slavery, and there is a drawing in pencil of a bearded man on the last page. There is a note written in ink on the first page from Henry S. Moore to Charles. He says that he is mailing this letter along with another from J. B. Harris to him. The note is dated June 11, 1861 in Paris.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 26 x 40 cm., folded to 26 x 20 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | secession
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 J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore, March 31, 1861], CBM_2079-013-008
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2079-013-008
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203317
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203317
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text