[Letter from from Claude D. White to Linnet Moore, August 20, 1901]

Description:

Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which he tells her of a murder in Whitesboro, Texas. He says that an African American was captured, confessed, and was burned at the stake. He says that he will send her the full account of the incident in the Dallas News. He says that he makes $60.00 a month and asks her if she thinks they can live on that salary.

Creator(s): White, Claude D.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Collin County - Chambersville
Creation Date: August 20, 1901
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: August 20, 1901
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Collin County - Chambersville
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1901~  
Description:

Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which he tells her of a murder in Whitesboro, Texas. He says that an African American was captured, confessed, and was burned at the stake. He says that he will send her the full account of the incident in the Dallas News. He says that he makes $60.00 a month and asks her if she thinks they can live on that salary.

Physical Description:

[10] p. ; 24 x 15 cm.

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Keyword(s): letters | murder | Whitesboro, Texas | Sherman, Texas | Denison, Texas | Gainsville, Texas | burned at the stake | Dallas News | newspaper | salary | Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway System | Melissa, Texas
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_2086-002-004
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203911
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth203911
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text