[Letter from Dinkie McGee to Mary Ann Dodd Moore April 11, 1880]

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

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A personal letter from Dinkie McGee to her sister Mary Ann Dodd Moore. It discusses the birth of Dinkie's new baby girl, who is as yet unnamed. The envelope is addressed to Mrs. Mary Moore in Melissa, Collen County TX. There is a 3 cent postage stamp, and a postal stamp reading: "Gallatin, Tenn; April 15, 1880." A handwritten note on the envelope reads: "Dinky McGee; Received April 22; 1880."

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[4] p. : 1 envelope ; 17 x 13 cm.

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McGee, Dinkie April 11, 1880.

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A personal letter from Dinkie McGee to her sister Mary Ann Dodd Moore. It discusses the birth of Dinkie's new baby girl, who is as yet unnamed. The envelope is addressed to Mrs. Mary Moore in Melissa, Collen County TX. There is a 3 cent postage stamp, and a postal stamp reading: "Gallatin, Tenn; April 15, 1880." A handwritten note on the envelope reads: "Dinky McGee; Received April 22; 1880."

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[4] p. : 1 envelope ; 17 x 13 cm.

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  • April 11, 1880

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McGee, Dinkie. [Letter from Dinkie McGee to Mary Ann Dodd Moore April 11, 1880], letter, April 11, 1880; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203484/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.