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[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, February 1862]

Description:

Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing the latest military news, the possibility of being able to stop by Charles's house and swap horses, money, enlistment extensions, and other news from his camp. The letter was started on February 16th and finished on the 17th. The address appears on the left side of the front. It is addressed to Charles B. Moore, Rocky Bayou, Izard Co., Arkansas. There is a handwritten note to the left of the address that says "from H. S. Moore of Capt Throckmorton's Co. Stone's Reg. Texas Cavalry McCulloch's Brigade, received February 28, 1862."

Creator(s): Moore, Henry S.
Location(s): United States - Arkansas - Izard County - Rocky Bayou
Creation Date: February 1862
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
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Date(s):
  • Creation: February 1862
Coverage:
Place
United States - Arkansas - Izard County - Rocky Bayou
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
February 1862
Description:

Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing the latest military news, the possibility of being able to stop by Charles's house and swap horses, money, enlistment extensions, and other news from his camp. The letter was started on February 16th and finished on the 17th. The address appears on the left side of the front. It is addressed to Charles B. Moore, Rocky Bayou, Izard Co., Arkansas. There is a handwritten note to the left of the address that says "from H. S. Moore of Capt Throckmorton's Co. Stone's Reg. Texas Cavalry McCulloch's Brigade, received February 28, 1862."

Note:

Henry S. Moore is the brother of Charles B. Moore.

Physical Description:

[4] p. ; 25 x 40 cm., folded to 25 x 20 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | soldiers | cavalries | Springfield | Pocohontas
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation (Has Transcription): [Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, February 1862], ark:/67531/metapth203120
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2079-014-004
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203338
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203338
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
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