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 County: Lamar County, TX
 Decade: 1860-1869
 Collection: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
[Letter from Addison Wilson to Charles B. Moore, September 1, 1861]

[Letter from Addison Wilson to Charles B. Moore, September 1, 1861]

Date: September 1, 1861
Creator: Wilson, Addison
Description: Letter from Addison Wilson to Charles B. Moore discussing recent news of family and friends, local elections, farming, and the weather. There is an envelope addressed to C. B. Moore in Parris, Lamar County, Texas. It is postmarked McKinney, Texas. According to the note written in the bottom left corner, the letter was received on September 12, 1861.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from W. H. Timmins to Charles B. Moore, August 25, 1861]

[Letter from W. H. Timmins to Charles B. Moore, August 25, 1861]

Date: August 25, 1861
Creator: Timmins, W. H.
Description: Letter from W. H. Timmins to Charles B. Moore discussing low cotton prices, the blockade preventing shipments from New Orleans, and other financial hardships caused by the war.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 20, 1861]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 20, 1861]

Date: July 20, 1861
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing recent news of family and friends, Charles's property in Texas, and the military. Henry writes that he joined the Cavalry company from Collin County under Jim Throckmorton and discusses their preparations for war. There is an envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in Rocky Bayou, Izard County, Arkansas. It is postmarked McKinney, Texas, July 27. According to the handwritten note in the top left corner, the letter was received on August 6, 1861. The envelope has been torn in several places.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore, March 31, 1861]

[Letter from J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore, March 31, 1861]

Date: March 31, 1861
Creator: Nimmo, J. S. & Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from J. S. Nimmo to Charles B. Moore. Much of the letter is written as a poem discussing recent news, secession, and slavery, and there is a drawing in pencil of a bearded man on the last page. There is a note written in ink on the first page from Henry S. Moore to Charles. He says that he is mailing this letter along with another from J. B. Harris to him. The note is dated June 11, 1861 in Paris.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, March 29, 1861]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, March 29, 1861]

Date: March 29, 1861
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, addressed as "Papa." He discusses the secession of Texas from the Union, slavery, crops, and a recent turkey hunting trip. The letter is torn in several places so that not all of it can be read. All that is visible of the sender's name is S. Moore.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Envelope from Liza Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 1861]

[Envelope from Liza Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 1861]

Date: March 1861
Creator: Moore, Liza
Description: Envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in Paris, Lamar County, Texas. There is a note written in blue ink that says "A friendly letter written to Henry from Liza Moore at Flatwood, Ark." According to the dates written at the top, the letter was written on March 8, 1861 and March 10, 1861. The note at the bottom left corner says that it was received on March 27, 1861. A portion of the envelope has been torn away, including most of the postmark.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, January 1861]

[Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, January 1861]

Date: January 1861
Creator: Rucker, Julia L.
Description: Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore discussing news of family and friends. The letter is dated January 21 and 24. There is an envelope addressed to Mr. Charles Moore in Paris, Lamar County, Texas. There is a note written at the top that says it was sent from Rocky Bayou, Arkansas January 25, 1861.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, January 1861]

[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, January 1861]

Date: January 1861
Creator: Moore, Ziza
Description: Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles and Henry Moore discussing the recent Christmas celebration and the visitors who came for the holidays. He also writes about the latest news in regards to the secession of South Carolina, Andrew Johnson's speech on the subject in the Senate, and the probability that Tennessee will also secede. The letter was written over two days, January 2nd and 5th. There is an envelope addressed to C. B. Moore in Parris, Lamar County, Texas. According to the note written at the bottom left corner, the letter was received on January 29, 1861.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 22, 1860]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 22, 1860]

Date: July 22, 1860
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore regarding plans for a construction job, as well as hot weather and foodstuffs.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 12, 1860]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 12, 1860]

Date: July 12, 1860
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing a recent trip Henry took, work at a lumber mill, and the hot weather. The letter is written on blue paper which is torn at the bottom right corner. It has an envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Collin County, Texas. The letter was started on July 12th, and Henry continued to write through at least July 15th.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
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