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[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 7, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 7, 1865]

Date: May 7, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara regarding her wool, his cold, and the losses of their peach trees and grapes. He requests that she send bucket butter at the first opportunity.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, April 16, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, April 16, 1865]

Date: April 16, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara. The writing is very faded and difficult to read. At one point he seems to be discussing slavery.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, April 15, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, April 15, 1865]

Date: April 15, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, describing various aspects of his life, including gifts he has purchased for her, as well as his current living conditions. He also includes details about plants that he has seen.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara. May 29, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara. May 29, 1865]

Date: May 29, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara. He states that he is copying all his notes. He also received a present of a pound of butter. Most of the letter is faded and is difficult to read
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, April 10, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, April 10, 1865]

Date: April 10, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, April 10, 1865. The letter is extremely faded and can no longer be read.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 30, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 30, 1865]

Date: May 30, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which lists the items he has sent her. He also sends and toothbrush as well as instructions on keeping her teeth polished. He states he has sold 3 cords of wood for $5.00 a cord. He has not purchased olive oil because it is so expensive.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, May 6, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, May 6, 1865]

Date: May 6, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara requesting various things, including food, linens and a horse. He also discusses the lumber market and mentions being ill.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Kate Fentress to David Fentress, February 11, 1866]

[Letter from Kate Fentress to David Fentress, February 11, 1866]

Date: February 11, 1855
Creator: Fentress, Kate
Description: Letter from Kate Fentress to her brother David Fentress in which she she discusses her students, news of the war, recent deaths of soldiers, and family news.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 19, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, May 19, 1865]

Date: May 19, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara giving her a description of a tree that came down in a storm. He states that he has purchased books for the children. He also gives an update on his family's correspondence and that the bonds had not yet arrived.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, April 25, 1865]

[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, April 25, 1865]

Date: April 25, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara describing a recent purchase he made for gifts for her and the family. He also discusses his personal finances and requests that she assist him in tailoring a uniform. He also includes his shopping list, which describes each item and it's cost.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections