[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Pierce I. Moten, 1946]

Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his brother Pierce I. Moten in 1946. Dr. Moten mentions an upcoming visit to see him in California that summer, and notes that his son is out of the army now and will be setting up office in Chicago where his wife teaches. Daughter Annetta is teaching and living with them while her husband remains in the Air Corps. His youngest daughter Myrtle lives and works in DC, while her husband, an Army Major, is currently stationed in Alabama.

Creator(s): Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Location(s): United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Creation Date: 1946  
Partner(s):
Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
Collection(s):
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Digitized: December 12, 2006
  • Creation: 1946
Coverage:
Place
United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1946  
Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his brother Pierce I. Moten in 1946. Dr. Moten mentions an upcoming visit to see him in California that summer, and notes that his son is out of the army now and will be setting up office in Chicago where his wife teaches. Daughter Annetta is teaching and living with them while her husband remains in the Air Corps. His youngest daughter Myrtle lives and works in DC, while her husband, an Army Major, is currently stationed in Alabama.

Note:

Dr. Moten and his family were early residents of Quakertown, residing in Denton from 1907-1920. He was the only African American physician in Denton County during that time period. In 1920, he and his family moved to Indianapolis.

Physical Description:

[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): letters
Partner:
Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
Collection:
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Collection:
Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection
Identifier:
  • : 2005.0033.0181
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth21469
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public