[Letter from J. G. Cook, Jr. to Linnet Moore, April 29, 1899]

Description:

This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by J. G. Cook and is addressed to Linnet Moore. In this letter, Cook informs Linnet of the happenings in Burnet, TX. The news includes: a discussion about correspondences lost on the mail, details about a girls-only event held in town, a dialogue about how he and G. fixed the fortunes told by the fortune teller at the girls-only event, an update on when and where he has seen Lula Dalton and the rest of the girls in the club, news about the Jones family moving to Oklahoma, and a discussion about traveling out of Burnet. He closes the letter by noting that he is the same Jim Cook as Linnet has known,the same person she hoped he would be, and signs the letter a true friend.

Creator(s): Cook, J. G., Jr.
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 29, 1899
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
Total Uses: 17
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 29, 1899
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Collin County - Chambersville
Place
United States - Texas - Burnet County - Burnet
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Place
United States - Oklahoma
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1899~  
Description:

This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by J. G. Cook and is addressed to Linnet Moore. In this letter, Cook informs Linnet of the happenings in Burnet, TX. The news includes: a discussion about correspondences lost on the mail, details about a girls-only event held in town, a dialogue about how he and G. fixed the fortunes told by the fortune teller at the girls-only event, an update on when and where he has seen Lula Dalton and the rest of the girls in the club, news about the Jones family moving to Oklahoma, and a discussion about traveling out of Burnet. He closes the letter by noting that he is the same Jim Cook as Linnet has known,the same person she hoped he would be, and signs the letter a true friend.

Physical Description:

[5] p. ; 28 x 21 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): letters | candy pulling | fortune tellers
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_2084-008-007
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203811
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203811
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text