[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Myrtle Moten Dabney, March 11, 1946]

Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Myrtle Moten Dabney, on March 11, 1946. He apologizes for not sending her husband flowers upon the death of his father, asks after her physical health, and suggests that she let her husband get settled in his new position before she leave her job to follow him.

Creator(s): Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Location(s): United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Creation Date: March 11, 1946
Partner(s):
Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
Collection(s):
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 21
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 11, 1946
  • Digitized: December 11, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
March 11, 1946
Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Myrtle Moten Dabney, on March 11, 1946. He apologizes for not sending her husband flowers upon the death of his father, asks after her physical health, and suggests that she let her husband get settled in his new position before she leave her job to follow him.

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.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
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:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2005.0033.0177
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth21473
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public