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 Collection: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
[Patent Letter for Improvement in the Application of Water to Flutter Wheels, October 24, 1828]
A patent letter granting patent to James Stewart for his development in the improved application of water to flutter wheels. The purpose of the invention is to better drive saw-mills, grist mills, cotton gins, etc. Attached is a duplicate of the patent letter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198873/
[Captain's Warrant, August 25, 1829]
Warrant from Captain Chauncey H. Redway to Sergeant Frien O. Payn. The warrant orders Payn to warn the listed persons to appear armed and equipped for Company parade at the house of John Burch at 8 o'clock AM on September 7. Payn is also charged with warning the named persons to appear at the Presbyterian Meeting House in Sacket's Harbor at 8 o'clock AM on September 18 for the general muster. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186719/
[Envelope addressed to C. B. Moore]
Envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Texas. The return address is for John B. Alden in New York, New York. A note in the lower left corner says that it was received on June 2, 1871. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203265/
[Two Letters from James Stewart]
Letter from James Stewart and Ziza Moore regarding legalities involved with a patent. The reverse contains a "Coppy [sic] of a letter to [George] Armstrong" discussing patent law. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207583/
[Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore, September 5, 1832]
Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore. In the letter, Stuart discusses business about a sale made on his account. He talks about past and potential interviews with the President as well as travel plans. Stuart continues to describe various news concerning family and friends. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221774/
[Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore, November 4, 1832]
Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore. In the letter, Stuart expresses his concern and anxiety over the news that his "old lady" is not well, and hopes to receive another letter from home. He discusses a his business plans as well as news from a Presbyterian Theological Society camp meeting. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221775/
[Envelope, September 15, 1840]
Envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore, Millright, Sherman (Texas) that has a post mark from McKinney, Texas, September 13. A note in the lower right corner says that it was read on September 25, 1840. Another note is on the lower left corner and it reads, "Care of Hall & Chapman." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203260/
[Receipt from Charles B. Moore to David Graves, September 28, 1841]
Receipt from Charles B. Moore to David Graves. It has figures written in pencil. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198879/
[Receipt for sale of slave to A. D. Kennard, October 10, 1842]
Receipt for sale of a slave from Thomas Smith to A.D. Kennard. She is described as a 14 year old girl named Adlin. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth182790/
[Paper Fragment with Notes]
Paper fragment with handwritten notes. There are several dates written on the front ranging from October 11, 1843 to November 19, 1845, along with some dollar amounts next to each date. The writing on the back mentions God and the church and other religious topics. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203288/
[Receipt from E. L. Durrett to Charles B. Moore, September 16, 1843]
Receipt from E. L. Durrett for $13.75 plus interest to Charles B. Durrett, most likely in Gallatin, Tennessee. It was to be payable out of the proceeds of A. F. Hall's note when collected. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198880/
[Receipt from Charles B. Moore to Esterby and White Judges, November 27, 1843]
Receipt from Charles B. Moore to Esterby and White, Judges in trust for $44.53. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198881/
[Democratic Electoral Ticket, 1844]
Democratic electoral ticket for the state at large. The ticket has handwriting on it which dates it to 1844. Candidates are listed for state at large races and congressional districts. The document has split in to two parts. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203234/
[Democratic Electoral Ticket in Tennessee, 1844]
This is a document from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is a list of Democratic candidates for the 1844 election in the state of Tennessee. A handwritten note on the side details that this election was Charles B. Moore's first time voting. The candidates listed in this document includes those who ran for senate seats and for congress. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203235/
[Whig Ticket]
Whig party ticket for the state at large and the 11 congressional districts of Tennessee in 1844. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198790/
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, October 27, 1844]
Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore regarding political meetings Henry attended for the upcoming presidential election and his opinion about presidential candidate Polk's prospects. He wrote about local news involving marriage, illness, and weather and a song he heard at one of the meetings. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207584/
[Receipt to Charles B. Moore, November 18, 1844]
Receipt for school supplies purchased by Charles B. Moore, including history and arithmetic books, and a slate. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198882/
[Letter from Elizabeth Moore to Charles B. Moore and Henry S. Moore, February 5, 1845]
Letter from Elizabeth Moore to Charles B. Moore and Henry S. Moore. She wrote them to inform them of what was happening locally in regards to health, finances, and correspondence and to find out when Charles and Henry would be returning. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207585/
[Letter from James A. Stewart to Charles B. Moore, February 12, 1845]
Letter from James A. Stewart to Charles B. Moore regarding the death of Moore's grandfather, Stewart's business plans to start a mill, and the outcome local court case. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207586/
[Receipt to Charles B. Moore, November 18, 1845]
Receipt for $3.00 for payment on account. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198883/
[Clipping drawn at West Point Academy, 1847]
Clipping of a man and woman by a stream. On the back is a handwritten poem and note dated August 15, 1895, stating it was drawn by William A. Nimmo at West Point and sent to C. B. Moore around 1847. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203246/
[Democratic ticket, 1848]
This document is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is a democratic ticket of candidates from the 1848 election in Tennessee. The ticket includes candidates who ran for seats in the senate and those who ran for seats in the congress. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203236/
The Farmer's Tale
Handwritten autobiographical manuscript describing the author's thoughts and memories, starting with notes about the his father who was a farmer in Virginia. There appear to be several sections, including one labeled "To my MOTHER November 1st 1848"; that section is also signed by C. B. Moore. A portion of the pages near the lower-right corner is missing and several pages at the end of the booklet are blank. Some text on the cover is repeated on the first page. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207707/
[Receipt from Nicholson and Houston, September 4, 1848]
Receipt from Nicholson and Houston to Charles B. Moore for $25.00 for payment in prosecution of case of man opening letters. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198884/
[Receipt for Boston Investigator, February 1, 1849]
Receipt to Charles B. Moore for one year subscription to the Boston Investigator. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198885/
[Receipt from Thomas J. Walton, February 20, 1849]
Receipt from Dr. Thomas J. Walton in Cross Plains, Tennessee to Charles B. Moore for $6.00 for full payment of his account for medical services performed on Moore's mother. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198886/
[Legal document to William E. Kennard, June 27, 1849]
Legal document that states that William E. Kennard has paid $7.50 for a gold watch from the estate of Taylor, now deceased. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth182788/
[Receipt from R. H. Murphey, November 21, 1849]
Receipt from Sheriff R. H. Murphey for payment by S. H. Stewart in execution of case in favor of Smith Hightell vs. C. B. Moore and J. A. Stewart. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198887/
[Receipt for Boston Investigator, December 5, 1849]
Receipt to Charles B. Moore for one year subscription to the Boston Investigator. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198888/
[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W. Fentress]
Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David discussing news from Bolivar, Tennessee. The letter is extremely faded and hard to read. The last page of the letter can be read in places and is not as faded as the beginning of the letter. It appears to be that on this last page Maud is discussing the marriage of Clara Bills and her departure to Williamson County. Maud discusses her servants Anne and Eliza, one of whom has 7 children who belonged to Maud, but who are now free. She expresses her wishes for David to visit and help her "arrange matters to live." At the end of the letter, Maud discusses issues of slavery, the freeing of slaves, and agriculture. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160291/
[Letter from H. S. Moore to J. and Ziza Moore, February 8, 1850]
Transcript of a letter to J. and Ziza Moore. Henry has written to Solomon and Sabina, but has not heard from Charles. He talks about the weather and the dances he has been attending. He mentions that his Aunt is going to visit Mary Ann and George Wilson is happy with his land. People are trying to start up businesses of hauling logs. He has to cancel his trip to visit because of the hard economic time he is having. He then goes into detail about the engine he has. Henry then writes to Ziza Moore an anecdote about a man trying to please everyone. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221788/
[Receipt, March 15, 1850]
Receipt that payment of $135 was paid. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198889/
[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elvira D. Moore, July 7, 1850]
Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore discussing his recent trip to Jerseyville, the Fourth of July celebrations there and the progress that community had made, farming, seeing King Lear at the theatre, building engines, and news of family and friends. There is an envelope addressed to Elvira D. Moore, Unionville P O, Bedford County, Tennessee. It is postmarked Nashville, and July 7, 1850 is written in pencil at the top. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203290/
[August Election]
Clipping from St. Louis, Missouri showing the candidates from the August 1851 election for three Supreme Court Judges, Judge of the Circuit Court, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Judge of the Criminal Court, Law Commissioner, Jailor, and Assessor. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198791/
[Letter from David Smith to Daughter, April 21, 1852]
Letter from David Smith to his daughter and someone else. He writes about the prices of cattle, horses, and the price of Beef. He also mentions wheat crops, corn, and coming home at end of May. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth182755/
[Receipt from T. W. and W. H. Evans to Charles Moore, September 8, 1852]
Receipt from T. W. and W. H. Evans Dealers in dry goods, hardware, boots and shoes, hats and caps, etc. for $27.00 worth of cloth. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198895/
[Receipt for Boston Investigator, February 19, 1853]
Receipt to Charles B. Moore for one year subscription to the Boston Investigator. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198890/
[Letter from James B. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 6, 1853]
Letter from James B. Moore to Charles B. Moore concerning the Maine Liquor Law and James' opinion of its effects. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207587/
[Letter to Moore, July 16, 1853]
Letter written to a Mr. Moore about the history liquor laws enacted in Portland, the politics behind the passage of the 1851 version of the law, and observations made after it was passed. Author is unnamed, but states he was a member of the senate when the law was passed. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207588/
[Letter from Thomas Dyerz to Moore, August 3, 1853]
Letter to Moore from Thomas Dryez regarding the effects of a liquor law passed in Portland and the politicians involved with the law. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207589/
[Envelope Fragment, August 5, 1853]
Envelope fragment postmarked Saco, ME. August 5, 1853. The right side of the front of the envelope, where the address would have appeared, had been torn away. The envelope was received on August 16, 1853 according to the written note at the bottom left corner. Part of a red seal is still on the back. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203291/
[Clipping: 1854--Extraordinary Season.]
Newspaper clipping containing a chart of the range of temperatures in the shade from June 24, 1854 to September 14, 1854. It notes that Flowers, a person located on Union Street, kept record of these temperatures for the newspaper. There are miscellaneous advertisements on the reverse side. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198757/
[Clipping: 1854 Temperatures]
Newspaper clipping containing a chart of the range of temperatures in the shade from June 24, 1854 to September 14, 1854. It notes that Flowers, a person located on Union Street, kept record of these temperatures for the newspaper. There is part of an article on the reverse side. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198758/
[Receipt from A. J. Duncan, February 15, 1854]
Receipt from Duncan Morgan Merchants for items, including 2 gross agate buttons. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198891/
[Receipt for sale of slave to A. D. Kennard, April 5, 1854]
Receipt for sale of slave by David M. Smith to A.D. Kennard described as a 24 year old male with a badly burned right foot named Harnes. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth182789/
[Promissory note from Bank of Tennessee, July 1, 1854]
Promissory note from Bank of Tennessee for $100.00. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198892/
[Receipt from Tri-Weekly Union and American, September 14, 1854]
Receipt from Tri-Weekly Union and American Charles B. Moore for a three month subscription. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198893/
[Last Will and Testament of Chauncey H. Redway, November 7, 1854]
Last will and testament of Chauncey H. Redway on November 7, 1854. Upon his death, Redway wishes to give his wife Lodema one-third of the avails of his farm; his daughter Harriet $100 and two cows; his daughter Electa $100; his daughter Cornelia $200; his granddaughter Ida $100; his granddaughter Ellen Loretta $200; and his son Hamilton K. Redway all the remainder of his estates. Redway appoints Thomas C. Chiltenden to be executor of the will. The will was examined and executed on October 1, 1855. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186721/
[Clipping, January 1855]
A newspaper clipping from the Charles B. Moore Collection. the clipping details a meteorological table for the month of January in the year of 1855. The table records these variables for January: the morning, afternoon, and evening temperatures; the mean temperature of the month; the barometer reading; the monthly rainfall; and the direction of the wind. The table also includes the total rain fall for the month and the calculated mean temperature. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth198759/
[Letter from Kate Fentress to David Fentress, February 11, 1866]
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. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160289/