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 Collection: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
[Flyer for Bray Brothers Store]
Flyer announcing a new location for the Bray Brothers dry goods store in McKinney, Texas. There is a handwritten note on the back which appears to be a philosophical discussion of freedom and liberties, starting with observations about wild mustangs. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221786/
[Letter from the Mountzire Society]
Letter regarding the creation of a society in support of prohibition. The letter discusses the name (Mountzire Society) and organization of the society including the purpose, meeting times, membership, officers, and governance documents. The letter also includes a list of current subscribers who are members of the society. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221783/
[Letter from Cora M. Dodson to Mary Ann Moore and Family, November 24, 1907]
Letter from Cora M. Dodson to Mary Ann Moore and family discussing a recent visit with them. Cora and Madeline have now returned home safely and remembers her trip fondly. There is an envelope addressed to Mrs. Mary Moore, Route 4, Box 25, McKinney, Texas. It is postmarked Dallas, Texas, November 24, 1907, and there is a postmark for McKinney on November 25 on the back. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221769/
[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore]
A letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing farming, milling, a saw mill, hauling crops, and people he knows. Written upon a sheet of paper that was torn in half horizontally. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207665/
[Portions of a Book About Pioneer Narratives]
Portion of Narratives of the Early Settlers of the South-West containing the frontier accounts of Colonel Brown, John Shelby, John Rains, and John Carr. Many pages are partially or entirely missing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207710/
[Portrait of Unidentified Boy]
Photograph of an unidentified young adult boy, visible from the waist up, posing in front of a decorative backdrop. He is wearing a light-colored shirt and tie, with a dark-colored jacket buttoned over it. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207718/
[Portrait of Unknown Woman]
Photograph of an unidentified woman, visible from the shoulders up, facing the camera. She is wearing a light-colored striped shirt with a bow tie, wire-rim glasses, earrings, and a large, dark-colored hat. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207714/
[Portrait of Unidentified Man]
Photograph of an unidentified older gentleman, posing in front of a decorative backdrop, visible from the chest up. He is wearing a light-colored shirt with a dark-colored bow tie, waistcoat, and jacket as well as a pair of wire-rim glasses. The photograph is mounted on a dark green mat. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207719/
[Two Photographs of Children]
Two portraits of unidentified children posing together. In the left-hand image, a young boy in a military-style hat is posing with an infant who is wearing a light-colored dress and bonnet with a flower. In the right-hand photograph, the same young boy is posing with an older girl who is wearing a light-colored shirt with a dark tie at the collar, and a light-colored bow in her hair. The children are all posing in front of a backdrop and both images are blurry. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207716/
[Journal of Josephus C. Moore, May 20, 1861 to September 2, 1862]
A journal written by Josephus Moore describing his enlistment into the army in Tennessee at the outbreak of the Civil War, his experience in battle, imprisonment at Fort Donelson, and swearing an oath to gain his freedom. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207713/
[Letter from from Charles Moore to Henry Moore, March 8, 1870]
Letter from Charles Moore to Henry Moore discussing farm topics, deaths, shootings, and family illnesses. Includes a transcribed advertisement for boilers. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207655/
[Letter from Josephus Moore to Charles Moore, November 3, 1864]
Letter from Josephus Moore to Charles Moore about politics, encroaching rebels, further horse thievery, and taking a class to improve his penmanship. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207652/
[Letter from Josephus Moore to Charles Moore, October 20, 1864]
Letter from Josephus Moore to Charles Moore featuring local news, including encroaching rebel activity and the continuing theft of horses. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207651/
[Letter from Henry Moore and a child to Charles Moore, October 25, 1870]
Letter sent by Henry Moore and co-written by a younger relative of Charles Moore that discusses farm life and hunting. Large sections of the text and paper are missing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207657/
[Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore, October 6, 1864]
Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore with news, including the return of Charley Moore, who has been missing since the Battle of Shiloh, and the collapse of her family's chimney. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207650/
[List of papers left by C. B. Moore, August 26, 1870]
Papers left by C. B. Moore involving debts that were owed to and by him. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207658/
[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, February 21, 1870]
Letter to Charles Moore from Henry Moore (H. S. M.) at "Catons old mill" discussing taxes, farming, crops, a mill, and people that he knows. . texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207654/
[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, September 8, 1870]
Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing such topics as family health issues, farming, and news of an attempted rape of an African American girl. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207659/
[Letter from Lana Gleesort to Charles Moore, May 17, 1868]
Letter sent by Lana Gleesort to her cousin, Charles Moore, regarding crops, family members, and community affairs. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207656/
[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, February 5, 1870]
Letter to Charles Moore from Henry Moore (H.S.M.) in "Catons old mills stand" discussing various jobs and the possibility of new opportunities, mending appliances, farming and crops (corn and peaches), and people that he knows including Mr. Eads and Miss Lee. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207653/
[Letter from E. D. Tarpley to Charles Moore, June 18, 1863]
Letter from E. D. Tarpley to Charles Moore, discussing the nearly total failure of fruit crops in the hilly part of Bedford and that there has been steady rain after a dry season that is threatening the other crops. There has been no groundwater due to the local creek overflowing, so they've had to make do with buttermilk. He also mentions that illness has been unusually common lately. Other local news is discussed. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207625/
[Typed copy of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862]
Typed copy of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing Henry Moore's experience as a cavalryman in a Confederate regiment during the Battle of Pea Ridge. He describes terrible weather, engaging the Union Soldiers, and eventually retreating. It is typed on yellow paper, and some words or phrases are missing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207622/
[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862]
Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing Henry Moore's experience as a cavalryman in a Confederate regiment during the Battle of Pea Ridge. He describes terrible weather, engaging the Union soldiers, and eventually retreating. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207621/
[Letter from Bettie Franklin to Elizabeth Moore, July 9, 1863]
Letter from Bettie Franklin to her sister Elizabeth Moore, relating family news and farm activities. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207627/
[Letter from L. J. Wallace to Jo Wallace, March 9, 1862]
Letter from L. J. Wallace to Jo Wallace wherein L. J. discusses the excitement and unease being felt in the area due to the presence of both Union and Confederate forces. Weather and health are discussed, and it is mentioned that a few Confederate soldiers were hunting some African Americans. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207620/
[Letter from Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Constant to Charles Moore, September 11, 1863]
Letter from Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Constant, describing divisions of Union and Confederate loyalty amongst friends and neighbors and their own story of being refugees. In addition, their crops are doing well but there aren't enough laborers to work the fields. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207628/
[Letter from Josephus C. Moore to Charles and Jo Moore, April 19, 1863]
Letter from Josephus C. Moore to Charles Moore and Jo containing news of a wounded family member, crop growth, and of a family member (Jo) thinking about moving to Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207624/
[Typed copy of letter from Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Constant to Charles Moore, September 11, 1863]
Typed copy of a letter from Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Constant, describing divisions of Union and Confederate loyalty amongst friends and neighbors and their own story of being refugees. In addition, their crops are doing well but there aren't enough laborers to work the fields. It is typed on yellow paper, and some words or phrases are missing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207629/
[Letter from Susan Cluderson to Charles Moore, July 14, 1863]
Letter from Susan Cluderson to Charles Moore discussing local news, deaths, weddings, and her lamentation of the war. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207626/
[Letter from Charles Moore to W. S. Wallace, J. Cowan Bass and family, March 24, 1862]
Letter from Charles Moore to W. S. Wallace, J. Cowan Bass and family, relating his visit with relatives in Monroe County, Iowa. He also tells the story of a man who was waylaid by [Brigadier General John Sappington] Marmaduke, and wonders if Vicksburg has fallen to the Union. In addition, he discusses civil unrest in Texas and expresses his desire to return. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207623/
[Photograph of Two Unknown Women]
Photograph of two women standing in the front yard of a house. They are standing behind the fence and in front of the house's porch. One woman is wearing a dress while the other is wearing a blouse, skirt, and shawl. On the back is written "Ruth White - Collection." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207725/
[Photograph of Linnet Moore]
Photograph of Linnet Moore. She is wearing a checkered blouse and a dark skirt. She is holding a cat and is sitting beside stairs. The top half of the photo is stained and obscured by the damage. On the back is written "Lynnette." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207722/
[Photograph of Charles and Linnet Moore]
Photograph of Charles Moore and his daughter Linnet seated outside of a house. He is wearing a dark suit and she is wearing a checkered blouse and a dark skirt. They are sitting in front of a porch with a railing and a screen door. Written on the back is "Charles Moore and daughter Linnet." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207721/
[Portrait of Josephus Moore]
Photograph of Josephus Moore sitting. He is wearing a dark coat and a light colored vest. His right eye appears closed. On the back is written "DA Lee, Jerseyville, Ill." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207727/
[Portrait of Man]
Photograph of an unidentified older gentleman, sitting on a wooden chair outdoors. The man has a white moustache and beard and he is wearing a light-colored shirt with a dark suit including a waistcoat and bow tie. He is seated in front of a vine-covered wall, on a patch of grass. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207720/
[Photograph of Three Unknown Children]
Photograph of three unknown children, two boys and one girl. The older boy and girl are sitting on boxes. The two boys are wearing white shirts and shorts. The girl is wearing a striped dress. They are pictured in front of a wooden fence. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207728/
[Portrait of an Unknown Family]
Photograph of an unknown family. The parents are sitting with a child on each of their lives while two more children stand beside them. The three older children are wearing dark dresses and the mother is wearing a dark blouse, skirt, and jacket and holding a white sheet. The baby sitting in the mother's lap is wearing a white outfit. The father is wearing a dark vest and jacket with a white collar shirt underneath. On the back is written "Miss Ruth White." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207724/
[Portrait of an Unidentified Woman]
Photograph of a woman. Her hair is up and she is wearing a dark coat over her matching blouse. At the bottom of the front side is written "A. D. Backstrom, Burnet, Texas." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207729/
[Portrait of Two Unknown Women]
Photograph of two unknown women posing side-by-side. One woman is wearing a white blouse and the other woman is wearing a dark blouse. Above the photo are light pencil marks. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207726/
[Photograph of the Williams family]
Photograph of four children. One young girl is wearing a dark dress and sitting beside a baby that is wearing a white dress. An older girl is sitting in the back in a dark blouse. A young boy is sitting on his knees and is wearing a bow tie and collared shirt. In the middle is a cat sitting on a foot rest. On the back is written: "To Mrs. and Mr. White from Ida + many Williams." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207723/
[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 9, 1860]
Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing news of friends and family, agriculture, politics, and weather. He writes of the Know-Nothing party and what they have been doing in his area before continuing to speak of other unrelated local matters. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207615/
[Letter to Convill, May 23, 1860]
Letter to Convill regarding daily events. On one of the pages is an illustration of a man in green pencil with a caption. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207612/
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, April 5, 1860]
Letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore regarding the state of machinery in a mill. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207611/
[Letter from Mollie Snooks to Elvira Moore, August 5, 1860]
Letter from Mollie Snooks to Elvira Moore about local news, family affairs, and the hot weather in the area. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207617/
[Letter from Mollie Dodd to Elvira Moore, April 1, 1860]
Letter to Elvira Moore from Mollie Dodds regarding daily events in Dodds' life. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207610/
[Letter from J. J. Crompon to Biggs, September 5, 1860]
Letter from [J.] J. [Crompon] to Biggs the local news, romantic prospects, and the author's broken thumb. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207618/
[Letter from J. S. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, June 18, 1860]
Letter to Charles B. Moore from J. S. Rucker discussing local politics and news from the area. Two of the local elections he wrote about were for the positions of constable and squire. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207614/
[Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore, Sabina Rucker, and Maria, March 9, 1862]
Letter from Elvira Moore to Charles Moore and family. After mentioning an outbreak of illness in the area, Elvira talks about the fall of Fort Donalson and relates information about the captured, the escapees, the wounded, and the dead. She goes on to mention troop movements in the area. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207619/
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 12, 1860]
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. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207616/
[Two Letters to Charles B. Moore]
Letter to Charles B. Moore from Ziza Moore is on the first three pages and continued on the last page. The last page also contains one letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore. Ziza's letter regards events in the area and family and mentions briefly the political climate. Henry's letter regards a liquor law passed in Tennessee. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207613/