[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Charles B. and Mary Ann Moore, March 30, 1897]

Description:

This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Matilda Dodd. In this letter, Dodd informs the Moore family about the goings-on in Gallatin, Tennessee and the news includes: a confirmation of the receipt of the Moore's last letter, an update on the health of family members, details about Minnie's visit, weather news, a discussion about planting crops and gardens, a dialogue about the bad weather Collin County has been having, details on the late wheat crop, an update on the seeds sent by Alice to the Moore family, news about Lillian, and a discussion concerning family and friends. She closes the letter by noting that Mary Ann and Charles should write the family soon. The envelope is included with the letter.

Creator(s): Dodd, Matilda
Location(s):
Creation Date: March 30, 1897
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: March 30, 1897
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Davidson County - Nashville
Place
United States - Texas - Collin County - Chambersville
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1897~  
Description:

This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Matilda Dodd. In this letter, Dodd informs the Moore family about the goings-on in Gallatin, Tennessee and the news includes: a confirmation of the receipt of the Moore's last letter, an update on the health of family members, details about Minnie's visit, weather news, a discussion about planting crops and gardens, a dialogue about the bad weather Collin County has been having, details on the late wheat crop, an update on the seeds sent by Alice to the Moore family, news about Lillian, and a discussion concerning family and friends. She closes the letter by noting that Mary Ann and Charles should write the family soon. The envelope is included with the letter.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Keyword(s): letters | winds | cyclones | chicken pox | late wheat | centennial
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2083-007-003
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203723
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203723
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text