[Envelope from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 5, 1860]

[Envelope from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 5, 1860]

Date: March 5, 1860
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Envelope from Henry S. Moore addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Collin County, Texas. It is dated March 5, 1860, and according to the note written in the bottom left corner, it was received March 11, 1860. Part of the envelope has been torn away, including most of the postmark.
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[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, December 23, 1860]

[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, December 23, 1860]

Date: December 23, 1860
Creator: Moore, Ziza
Description: Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles and Henry Moore discussing whether or not he will move to Texas, the probability that South Carolina and several other southern states will soon secede from the Union, farming, and news of family and friends.
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[Letters from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, September 14-18, 1889]

[Letters from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, September 14-18, 1889]

Date: September 14, 1889
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Henry S. Moore and addressed to Charles, who was in Gallatin at the time. In this letter, Henry updates the Moore family on the goings-on in Collin County and the news includes: weather updates and how the rains have raised the water levels around the county, news about the Choctaw bridge, a dialogue about Gross mowing the yard and the sprouting of the cotton seed, a discussion concerning the Roland P.O. Box, details on a community funeral,news from Melissa, a dialogue concerning the debate that was had between Parson Conly and Moore, news on the cattle, and a discussion about family friends and their visits to Moore's place. Moore begins a second letter on September 15th on page five. In this letter, Henry continues to inform the Moore Family on the happenings in Collin County and the news includes: an update on the Rucker's and the Kendal's going-on, a dialogue about Pidy, news about the rabbit hunt, a weather update, a dialogue about astronomy, a discussion about Neal Moore's fine archery skills, community news concerning land, an update on the property's condition and crop news from ...
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[Letters from Mariah Rucker to Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore, September 14, 1885]

[Letters from Mariah Rucker to Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore, September 14, 1885]

Date: September 14, 1885
Creator: Rucker, Mariah
Description: These are letters from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Mariah Rucker who is the niece of Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore. In the first letter, dated September 14, 1885, Mariah updates Mary and Charles on news about home life and it includes: a discussion about receiving the Moore's letter and waiting for Uncle Henry to read it to them, details about what Bettie and her were preparing for the camp meeting in Walnut Grove while they listened to the letter, a dialogue about the people who attended the camp meeting, an update on everyone's health at present, news about Neal Moore and his return trip to his home, details on the wind and rain they had just received, an weather update of last week and how the weather affected chores, a discussion about friends who have recently passed away, an update of community news and health news, and a dialogue about what they will prepare for dinner and the abundance of cabbage she has on hand. She ends this letter by stating that she would "quit for this time." In the second letter, written on Friday evening, Mariah details news from her home county in ...
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[Letters from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, September 11, 1885]

[Letters from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, September 11, 1885]

Date: September 11, 1885
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: These are two letters from the Charles B. Moore Collection. They are written by Henry S. Moore to his brother Charles B. Moore. In the first letter, Henry updates Charles on news about their home county in Texas and it includes: a dialogue about the quality of paper the letter is written on and details about the previews correspondence he has sent to Charles, update on the weather, political news about the prohibition party and the party's agenda, a discussion about a new star he has found in the 'Great Nebula of Andromeda' and the stir it has caused in the astronomical world, further updates on the prohibition party, and a description of the election as the "morning of Waterloo." Henry closes the letter by remarking on the poor quality of the paper and mentions that all is well. The second letter was dated two days after the first and it includes updates on the election results and community news. In this letter, Henry details that the prohibition party lost the election, but mention the profound impact the party had on the community and the other political parties. He notes that he has received the Moore's letter and congratulatory letter ...
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[Letters from Mattie Vanter and Aurelia Vanter to the Moore family, September 10, 1885]

[Letters from Mattie Vanter and Aurelia Vanter to the Moore family, September 10, 1885]

Date: September 10, 1885
Creator: Vanter, Mattie
Description: These are letters from the Charles B. Moore Collection. The two letters are written by Mattie Vanter and Aurelia Vanter and are addressed to the Moore family. In this letter to the Moore's, Mattie updates the family on news from her home and it includes: a notice that she has received the Moore's letter, well-wishes for arriving safely in Tennessee, a discussion noting that her family is well, news on the rainy weather, a dialogue about the camp meetings, news about friends and the trips they are making to visit family friends, details concerning who is visiting their county at present, gossip about Maggie Watkins, the attendance of a dance by family, community news, discussion regarding a customer who purchases her lemons, a dialogue about her and her family's longing for a visit from Linnet, and further news about happenings in the community as well as about family friends. Mattie closes her letter by noting that she sends her love to all and she hopes that the Moore's write or visit soon. The second letter is a joint letter written by Aurelia Vanter and Mattie Vanter. Aurelia informs the Moore's about the health of the neighborhood, updates on family and ...
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[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, January 1861]

[Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, January 1861]

Date: January 1861
Creator: Moore, Ziza
Description: Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles and Henry Moore discussing the recent Christmas celebration and the visitors who came for the holidays. He also writes about the latest news in regards to the secession of South Carolina, Andrew Johnson's speech on the subject in the Senate, and the probability that Tennessee will also secede. The letter was written over two days, January 2nd and 5th. There is an envelope addressed to C. B. Moore in Parris, Lamar County, Texas. According to the note written at the bottom left corner, the letter was received on January 29, 1861.
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[Envelope from Liza Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 1861]

[Envelope from Liza Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 1861]

Date: March 1861
Creator: Moore, Liza
Description: Envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in Paris, Lamar County, Texas. There is a note written in blue ink that says "A friendly letter written to Henry from Liza Moore at Flatwood, Ark." According to the dates written at the top, the letter was written on March 8, 1861 and March 10, 1861. The note at the bottom left corner says that it was received on March 27, 1861. A portion of the envelope has been torn away, including most of the postmark.
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[Letter from Ziza and Josephus C. Moore to Henry S. Moore, March 1861]

[Letter from Ziza and Josephus C. Moore to Henry S. Moore, March 1861]

Date: March 1861
Creator: Moore, Josephus C.
Description: Letter from Josephus C. and Ziza Moore to Henry S. Moore discussing family news, farming, Abraham Lincoln, and the probability that Tennessee will soon secede from the Union. The letter was written over several days from March 8, 1861 to March 12, 1861.
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[Envelope addressed to Henry S. Moore, March 6, 1858]

[Envelope addressed to Henry S. Moore, March 6, 1858]

Date: March 6, 1858
Creator: unknown
Description: Envelope addressed to Henry S. Moore in [Trammel] P O, Sumner County, Tennessee. The sender is unknown, but "Gainesville, TX Mar 6/58" us written at the top. Portions of the envelope have been torn away.
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