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[Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Moore, May 20, 1906]

[Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Moore, May 20, 1906]

Date: May 20, 1906
Creator: Thornhill, Sally
Description: Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Moore in which she says that she has had little time to write as Mr. Thornhill and sister Melissa are unwell. Bertha now has an organ to play. She tells how she made rhubarb pudding. Sally gives an update on her garden, an invasion of locusts, and the crops. She also passes on the news of the activities and health of friends and family.
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[Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Moore, November 10,1910]

[Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Moore, November 10,1910]

Date: November 10, 1910
Creator: Thornhill, Sally
Description: Letter to Mary Moore in which the progress of the children of the family is noted. The health of family members, the weather, and hiring someone to help with the housework are written about. Sue and Wash Warren have a telephone in their home. Sally Wallace McGee married again. She "married a Wallace." She mentions the "no fence law." She says she fears Will's mother will die. She also writes about the problems she has with eczema. She includes a label for Antiphlogistine, a medicine she has used.
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[Letter from Sally Thornhill to the Moore family, May 23-24, 1899]

[Letter from Sally Thornhill to the Moore family, May 23-24, 1899]

Date: May 23, 1899
Creator: Thornhill, Sally
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Sally Thornhill and is addressed to the Moore family. In this letter, Sally informs the Moore family of the goings-on in White Hill, Tennessee. The news includes: a confirmation on the receipt of Moore's correspondences, general updates on the family's well-being at present, a discussion about the vegetable garden and the fruit that is currently available for harvest, news about the crops, a dialogue about measles, a discussion about family's travels and who is in town at present, updates on correspondences received, and general community news. She begins a letter to Mary on the third page of this letter. In Mary's letter, Thornhill discusses her health, notes that the family has received word from Birdie McGee, details her happiness for seeing things grow again,and mentions the condition of her flowers. She mentions that she has finished soap making and tells Mary Ann about the obituaries of kin. An aside at the top of this page notes that she is sad to hear about Laura and Jack's health and gives details about Jack's family who reside in Tennessee. She closes the letter to Mary and begins another ...
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[Letter from Sam E. Wanford to Charles B. Moore, August 27, 1883]

[Letter from Sam E. Wanford to Charles B. Moore, August 27, 1883]

Date: August 27, 1882
Creator: Wanford, Sam E.
Description: Letter discussing how he broke his jaw in two places while he was unloading grain with rolling nets. Mentions medical treatment. Also includes original envelope with note saying from Sam E. Wanford Modesto,California received September 6, 1839.
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[Letter from Sam E. Wanford to Charles B. Moore, November 29, 1883]

[Letter from Sam E. Wanford to Charles B. Moore, November 29, 1883]

Date: November 29, 1883
Creator: Wanford, Sam E.
Description: Letter from Sam Wanford saying he likes Selma California less than Modesto. Talks about visiting Yolo and how irrigation was a problem. He recommends that a cousin of his from Yolo would like to go to Texas and be a teacher. He highly recommends her and says he will accompany her to Texas if they think they can find a place for her. He says she is "a boss on music," but can also assist in teaching school or even pick cotton. He misses going to the dances at their house. Says he is well and hearty and up to 152. Includes original envelope.
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[Letter from Samuel B. Foster, December 18, 1865]

[Letter from Samuel B. Foster, December 18, 1865]

Date: December 18, 1865
Creator: Foster, Samuel B.
Description: Letter from Samuel B. Foster to the addressee, "To whom it may concern." Foster has written this letter to inform Sergeant Lafayette's commanding officer that Lafayette has influenza and will not be able to return to duty for 10 days. Sergeant Lafayette was part of the company lead by Capt. Redway, the 1st regiment, N. Y. Veteran's Cavalry.
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[Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne]

[Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne]

Date: February 23, 1982
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Description: Letter from United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes to Ms. Norma Payne, in response to a previous letter from Ms. Payne regarding bias against women in law school admission and in the legal profession in general. Judge Hughes describes her admission to and graduation from law school. She writes about the discrimination, or lack thereof, that she encountered as a woman in the law profession and in her later legislative and judicial career.
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[Letter from Stephen H. Dardeux to Levi Perryman, February 2, 1880]

[Letter from Stephen H. Dardeux to Levi Perryman, February 2, 1880]

Date: February 2, 1880
Creator: Dardeux, Stephen H.
Description: Letter from Stephen H. Dardeux, Comptroller to Levi Perryman, Sheriff and Collector of Montague County discussing letter of the 21st from Deputy W.A. Morris about the deed of lands sold to the state for 1877 taxes. He has received the deed and thinks everything is in order.
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[Letter from Stephen H, Dardeux to M. A. Morris, December 18, 1880]

[Letter from Stephen H, Dardeux to M. A. Morris, December 18, 1880]

Date: December 8, 1880
Creator: Dardeux, Stephen H.
Description: Letter from Stephen H. Dardeux, comptroller for State of Texas to W.A. "Bud" Morris discussing discrepancies in balances owed and receipts recorded from 1876 to 1879.
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[Letter from Sue Warren to Mary Moore, January 5, 1900]

[Letter from Sue Warren to Mary Moore, January 5, 1900]

Date: January 5, 1900
Creator: Warren, Sue E.
Description: Letter to Mary Moore that her husband Charles accidentally mismailed a letter to her. She received a letter from him asking her to remail it for him. She would like to see Mary, she didn't know that she was in Tennessee.
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