[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Charles B. and Mary Ann Moore, March 30, 1897]

[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Charles B. and Mary Ann Moore, March 30, 1897]

Date: March 30, 1897
Creator: Dodd, Matilda
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Matilda Dodd. In this letter, Dodd informs the Moore family about the goings-on in Gallatin, Tennessee and the news includes: a confirmation of the receipt of the Moore's last letter, an update on the health of family members, details about Minnie's visit, weather news, a discussion about planting crops and gardens, a dialogue about the bad weather Collin County has been having, details on the late wheat crop, an update on the seeds sent by Alice to the Moore family, news about Lillian, and a discussion concerning family and friends. She closes the letter by noting that Mary Ann and Charles should write the family soon. The envelope is included with the letter.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Buildings destroyed by tornado 1905]

[Buildings destroyed by tornado 1905]

Date: 1905
Creator: unknown
Description: Buildings destroyed by 1905 tornado. Shows railroad in foreground. Jerry Thompson's book, Laredo: A Pictorial History, describes this photo as damage to buildings of Mexican National Railway, totally destroyed by the tornado.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Tornado damage, Laredo, Texas, 1905]

[Tornado damage, Laredo, Texas, 1905]

Date: 1904
Creator: unknown
Description: Buildings destroyed by a cyclone in Laredo, Texas in 1904. In Jerry Thompson's book, Laredo: A Pictorial History, this photo is described as remains of the depot and roundhouse of the Mexican National Railway.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library