[Draft of letter, April 19, 1891]

Description:

This is a draft from the personal papers of the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Moore on April 19, 1891. In this letter, Moore writes about an article written in the Dallas Weekly News on April 16 by D. B. Kiefer. The article details a "norther" that struck Texas in April of 1857. He states in this document that he writes to corroborate stories with the journalist, provide his experience through the "norther," and make a correction on the date given in Kiefer's article.

The third and fourth page of this document includes genealogical accounts of Moore's descendants. He details the Wallace family and the history of some of the Wallace men who were part of an expedition sent on a charge to the Creek nation.

Creator(s): Moore, Charles B.
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 19, 1891
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: April 19, 1891
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
United States - Texas - Collin County - McKinney
Place
United States - Tennessee
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1891~  
Description:

This is a draft from the personal papers of the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Moore on April 19, 1891. In this letter, Moore writes about an article written in the Dallas Weekly News on April 16 by D. B. Kiefer. The article details a "norther" that struck Texas in April of 1857. He states in this document that he writes to corroborate stories with the journalist, provide his experience through the "norther," and make a correction on the date given in Kiefer's article.

The third and fourth page of this document includes genealogical accounts of Moore's descendants. He details the Wallace family and the history of some of the Wallace men who were part of an expedition sent on a charge to the Creek nation.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Keyword(s): letters | norther | Dallas Weekly News | Creek nation | Mississippi River
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
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2082-011-009
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203663
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203663
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text