[Transcript of letter from from Charles Moore to Elvira, Josephus, Matilda, and Ziza Moore, January 21, 1865]

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

Description

Transcript of a letter from Charles Moore to Josephus, Elvira, Matilda, and Ziza Moore in which a transcribed letter from John Dixon recounts lawless times in Izard County, Arkansas. Charles goes on to write about his opinions on law and order, and then relays local news about friends and family.

Physical Description

[4] p. ; 28 cm.

Creation Information

Moore, Charles B. January 21, 1865.

Context

This letter 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 34 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this letter or its content.

Contributing Author

Donor

Named Persons

People who are significant in some way to the content of this letter. Additional names may appear in Subjects below.

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this letter as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this letter useful in their work.

Provided By

UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Special Collections Department collects and preserves rare and unique materials including rare books, oral histories, university archives, historical manuscripts, maps, microfilm, photographs, art and artifacts. The department is located in UNT's Willis Library in the fourth floor Reading Room.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this letter. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Titles

Description

Transcript of a letter from Charles Moore to Josephus, Elvira, Matilda, and Ziza Moore in which a transcribed letter from John Dixon recounts lawless times in Izard County, Arkansas. Charles goes on to write about his opinions on law and order, and then relays local news about friends and family.

Physical Description

[4] p. ; 28 cm.

Subjects

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this letter in the Portal or other systems.

Relationships

Collections

This letter is part of the following collection of related materials.

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.

Related Items

[Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira, Josephus, Matilda, and Ziza Moore, January 21, 1865] (Letter)

[Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira, Josephus, Matilda, and Ziza Moore, January 21, 1865]

Letter from Charles Moore to Josephus, Elvira, Matilda, and Ziza Moore in which a transcribed letter from John Dixon recounts lawless times in Izard County, Arkansas. Charles goes on to write about his opinions on law and order, and then relays local news about friends and family.

Relationship to this item: (Is Transcription of)

[Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira, Josephus, Matilda, and Ziza Moore, January 21, 1865], ark:/67531/metapth203346

What responsibilities do I have when using this letter?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this letter.

Creation Date

  • January 21, 1865

Covered Time Period

Coverage Date

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 8, 2012, 8:24 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 12, 2016, 2:48 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this letter last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 34

Where

Geographical information about where this letter originated or about its content.

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Letter

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Moore, Charles B. [Transcript of letter from from Charles Moore to Elvira, Josephus, Matilda, and Ziza Moore, January 21, 1865], letter, January 21, 1865; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203124/: accessed November 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.