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 County: Hardeman County, TN
 Collection: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - September 29, 1858]

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - September 29, 1858]

Date: September 29, 1858
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Description: Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she expresses concern that he has not received a check she sent him. She says she will be sending him seeds. She also updates her son on the news of family and friends.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, August 4,1869]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, August 4,1869]

Date: August 4, 1869
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to David Fentress, detailing local activities in Bolivar, Tennessee including information about crops, local marriages, and the management of the John Fentress Estate. In addition she mentions various people's children and how they are growing up.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from M. C. Fentress to her son David - May 31, 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from M. C. Fentress to her son David - May 31, 1858]

Date: May 31, 1858
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses financial arrangements to buy land and what her son will raise on his land. She also fills him in on family activities and health.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - July 2, 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - July 2, 1858]

Date: 1858-07~
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son, David Fentress, in which she sends information on the welfare of family and friends; the cost of property; photographs recently taken; and a seed exchange.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress - September 1, 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress - September 1, 1858]

Date: September 1, 1858
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from M. C. (Maud) Fentress to her son, David Fentress, concerning her gathering seeds for him; the amount of money she can raise and send to him; the trial of Allick Neilson for rape; the condition of the crops; and an update on the health and activities of friends and family.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - September 29, 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - September 29, 1858]

Date: September 29, 1858
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she expresses concern that he has not received a check she sent him. She says she will be sending him seeds. She also updates her son on the news of family and friends.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - October 21, 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - October 21, 1858]

Date: October 21, 1858
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David Fentress in which she gives advice on the building of David's home. She gives details on the ownership of slaves and the division of property. She describes Jimmie's masquerade act. She also says that she will be sending seeds to Clara Fentress, David's wife. Maud updates David on who is in school, which schools, and the cost. Also included is news of family and friends.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - March 18, 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David Fentress - March 18, 1858]

Date: March 18, 1858
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter written by Maud Fentress to her son David in which she congratulates David and Clara on their recent marriage. She gives advice on buying land; discusses recent gifts she has sent; she sends information on family and friends; and Anne's illness and the treatment she received.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, November 30, 1861]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, November 30, 1861]

Date: November 30, 1861
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses Frank's illness; the problems Jimmie has had in his Company; and the reluctance of some men to go to war. She tells him the current price of swine. She continues to give a description of the division of Union and Confederacy supporters around her. She finishes the letter with news of the war, the shortage of physicians, and the people she knows who are unwell.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, February 14, 1862]

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, February 14, 1862]

Date: February 14, 1862
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Description: Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son, David Fentress describing the mood in town after several confederate losses. She pleads with him to not join the Army, and updates him on family and friends.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections