[Letter from Johnson to his brother - October 27, 1906]

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Letter from "Johnson" to his brother, written on University of Texas at Austin letterhead. The writer discusses getting his friend a job, and references their previous correspondence, asking what the friend might want the writer to send. The envelope is addressed to Mr. B. M. Williams in El Paso, but a handwritten note on the back says: "Opened by mistake by B. M. Williams - 720 N. Florence." The postmarks on the envelope are from El Paso, TX and Austin, TX.

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[1] p. ; 22 cm. + 1 envelope (10 x 16 cm.)

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Johnson October 27, 1906.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 20 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Letter from "Johnson" to his brother, written on University of Texas at Austin letterhead. The writer discusses getting his friend a job, and references their previous correspondence, asking what the friend might want the writer to send. The envelope is addressed to Mr. B. M. Williams in El Paso, but a handwritten note on the back says: "Opened by mistake by B. M. Williams - 720 N. Florence." The postmarks on the envelope are from El Paso, TX and Austin, TX.

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[1] p. ; 22 cm. + 1 envelope (10 x 16 cm.)

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Byrd Williams Family Photography Collection

Four generations of photographers, all named Byrd Williams, documented more than 100 years of North Texas history. These materials, selected from a larger collection of family items. are available in UNT Libraries' Special Collections.

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  • October 27, 1906

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  • July 30, 2014, 6:25 a.m.

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Johnson. [Letter from Johnson to his brother - October 27, 1906], letter, October 27, 1906; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc307451/: accessed November 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.