[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Walter Davis, December 24, 1945]

Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Walter Davis, on December 24, 1945, thanking him for a gift of pecans and a turkey, and hoping that Davis would plant a crop on his land the upcoming year.

Creator(s): Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Location(s):
Creation Date: December 24, 1945
Partner(s):
Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
Collection(s):
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 24, 1945
  • Digitized: December 11, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Place
United States - Texas - Lee County - Giddings
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
December 24, 1945
Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Walter Davis, on December 24, 1945, thanking him for a gift of pecans and a turkey, and hoping that Davis would plant a crop on his land the upcoming year.

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: 2005.0033.0174
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth21476
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public