[Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore, Sabina Rucker, and Maria, March 9, 1862]

Description:

Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore and family. After mentioning an outbreak of illness in the area, Elvira talks about the fall of Fort Donalson and relates information about the captured, the escapees, the wounded, and the dead. She goes on to mention troop movements in the area.

Creator(s): Moore, Elvira
Location(s): United States - Tennessee - Bedford County - Unionville
Creation Date: March 9, 1862
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: March 9, 1862
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Bedford County - Unionville
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From February 11, 1862 to March 9, 1862
Description:

Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore and family. After mentioning an outbreak of illness in the area, Elvira talks about the fall of Fort Donalson and relates information about the captured, the escapees, the wounded, and the dead. She goes on to mention troop movements in the area.

Physical Description:

[2] p. : ill. ; 26 x 20 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Fort Donelson | illness
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: [Transcript of letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore, Sabina Rucker, and Maria, March 9, 1862], CBM_2079-014-006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2079-014-006
  • CALL-NO: HM.70
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth207619
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text