[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore, May 14, 1861]

Description:

Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore discussing his recent arrival at Batesville, taking the oath of allegiance to the United States, voting against secession in Texas, the likelihood that the war will not last long, and his wish that Josephus could get some time to go home and check on the family. He also writes that Henry was pressed into service in Texas.

Creator(s): Moore, Charles B.
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 14, 1861
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 Josephus Moore.

Date(s):
  • Creation: May 14, 1861
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Bedford County
Place
United States - Texas
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
May 1861
Description:

Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore discussing his recent arrival at Batesville, taking the oath of allegiance to the United States, voting against secession in Texas, the likelihood that the war will not last long, and his wish that Josephus could get some time to go home and check on the family. He also writes that Henry was pressed into service in Texas.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | secession | Batesville
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 Josephus C. Moore, May 14, 1861], CBM_2079-013-010
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2079-013-010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203319
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203319
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text