[Letter from John C. Barr to Charles Moore, July 3, 1865] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Letter from John C. Barr to Charles Moore, July 3, 1865]
  • Series Title Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917


  • Author: Barr, John C.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Donor: White, Ruth Moore
    Contributor Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1865-07-03


  • English


  • Content Description: Letter from John C. Barr in which he copies a letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore. Henry relays news crops, jayhawkers, and of his impending surrender to the federal forces. In a second part of the letter, Barr mentions that he has received two letters addressed to Charles and then goes into local news.
  • Physical Description: [4] p. : ill. ; 64 x 21 cm., folded to 32 x 21 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Keyword: letters
  • Keyword: surrenders
  • Keyword: prisoners
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars - Civil War
  • Keyword: jayhawkers
  • Keyword: guerrillas
  • Keyword: suicides
  • Keyword: thefts
  • Named Person: Barr, John C.
  • Named Person: Moore, Henry S.
  • Named Person: Moore, Charles B.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Start Date: 1864-04-10
  • End Date: 1864-07-03
  • Place Name: United States - Illinois
  • Place Name: United States - Arkansas


  • Has Transcription: [Transcript of letter from J. C. Barr to Charles Moore, July 3, 1865], ark:/67531/metapth203135


  • Name: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
    Code: CWADP


  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA

Resource Type

  • Letter


  • Text


  • OCLC: 39096548
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2075015
  • Call Number: HM. 70
  • Accession or Local Control No: CBM_2079-020-004
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth203359
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth203359


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS
  • Display Note: Originally contained in envelope CBM_2079-020-006.