[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Myrtle Moten Dabney, November 12, 1943]

Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his daughter Myrtle Moten Dabney, on November 12, 1943. His son Don was inducted into the army that very morning, and he expresses his fears regarding the war.

Creator(s): Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Location(s): United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Creation Date: November 12, 1943
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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Date(s):
  • Creation: November 12, 1943
  • Digitized: December 9, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 12, 1943
Description:

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his daughter Myrtle Moten Dabney, on November 12, 1943. His son Don was inducted into the army that very morning, and he expresses his fears regarding the war.

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:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2005.0033.0167
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth21483
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public