[Cat Limerick]

One of 1,686 poems in the series: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917 available on this site.


Poem written on a scrap of paper about a cat catching a rat.

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[1] p. ; 6 x 15 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.


This poem is part of the collection entitled: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives 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 272 times, with 16 in the last month. More information about this poem can be viewed below.


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Poem written on a scrap of paper about a cat catching a rat.

Physical Description

[1] p. ; 6 x 15 cm.



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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

Archival collections reflect experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials. Funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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[Cat Limerick], poem, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth199010/: accessed September 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.