[Letter from J. Bouldin to Bettie Wade]

[Letter from J. Bouldin to Bettie Wade]

Date: 186u-04-07
Creator: Bouldin, J.
Description: Letter from J. Bouldin to her sister, Bettie Wade, discussing the hard rain they had recently, looking at new hats and bonnets with Jennie, and other news. She says that she would like a new hat, but she cannot afford one, and their father is trying to save up for a new suit.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
Portrait of Women

Portrait of Women

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of a portrait of the Gregg sisters. Three women are pictured, two sitting and one behind, standing. The are wearing large, decorative bonnets and light-colored dresses.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Gathering Forest Trees

Gathering Forest Trees

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of three women and one man gathering trees in a forest. All women are wearing long dresses and one is wearing a bonnet. The man is wearing a large hat. In the background is a forest. Written across the left side of the photograph is, "Gathering Forest Trees."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Man and Woman in Buggy

Man and Woman in Buggy

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a woman seated in a horse-drawn buggy. She is wearing a large bonnet. Standing behind the cart is a bearded man. In the background is a large tree and a log house.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Letter from Adelitia McGee and Matilda Dodd to the Moore family and Alice McGee, May 11, 1890]

[Letter from Adelitia McGee and Matilda Dodd to the Moore family and Alice McGee, May 11, 1890]

Date: May 11, 1894
Creator: McGee, Adelitia & Dodd, Matilda
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Adelitia "Dinkie" McGee and Matilda Dodd. In Dinkie's letter, she updates the Moore family and Alice on the goings-on in Sumner county. The news includes: updates on William Dodd's health and Willie McGee's trip to Nashville, a discussion about Lizzie's baby, details about a visit from dressmaker Mat Blackmore, community news of health and happenings, a discussion about the hat fashion for the summer, additional community updates, news about the strawberry crop, an details concerning a visit from family. She closes the letter by stating that the Moore family and Alice should write soon. In Matilda's letter, she informs the Moore family of the happenings in Gallatin, Tennessee, and the news includes: details about the health of family members, an update on the cool and rainy weather, news on the condition of crops and the planting season, a discussion about Birdie's duck and goose business, a dialogue about chores, details about Matilda's rheumatism, and additional community news. She closes the letter by sending her love to all.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letters from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, February 20-23, 1899]

[Letters from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, February 20-23, 1899]

Date: February 20, 1899
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore. The letter begins on Monday night February 20, 1899 and continue until Lula's last letter which was written on Thursday night February 23, 1899. She also has written a brief letter on Friday before she has mailed the letter. In this letter, Lula details for Linnet the goings-on in Burnet, Texas. Lula expresses her sincere longing for Linnet who has left home to go on a trip to Colorado with her father, Charles B. Moore. She updates Linnet on the latest news which includes daily events, friends who are planning trips,details about her own trip to Llano, a dialogue about a green waist she is making, and a discussion about possibly accompanying Aunt Mattie to Colorado to meet Linnet. She notes that she understands why Linnet was so ill with headaches and pains because she has slept on Linnet's side of the bed when the latest "norther" passed through Burnet and the draft made it impossible to sleep comfortably. She mentioned that she had to build the first fire since Linnet's departure. The envelope is included with the letter.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Portrait of Annie Shaw]

[Portrait of Annie Shaw]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young girl identified as Annie Shaw. She is resting her head on her hands, wearing a large light-colored bonnet and dotted blouse, and looking towards the right side of the frame.
Contributing Partner: Collingsworth County Museum
Couple with Baby

Couple with Baby

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of James French, Pearl Fountain Cook and Joan Berry as a baby. Mr. French is wearing a large hat, Mrs. Cook is wearing a dress and hat and Joan Berry is wearing a bonnet. In the background is a porch.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Couple by Fence

Couple by Fence

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Mary Hefner leaning against a fence with her son Price Downing. She is wearing a long skirt, button-up shirt and a bonnet. He is wearing coveralls and a hat.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Movie Poster, Silent Screen Star

Movie Poster, Silent Screen Star

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a section of a movie poster with various silent screen stars, this one being May Murray. She is wearing a large bonnet and holding a lace fan to her face. Her eyes are half open. There is text written on the image.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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