[Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary Ann Dodd and Charles B. Moore, August 19, 1882] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Letter from Matilda Dodd to Mary Ann Dodd and Charles B. Moore, August 19, 1882]
  • Series Title Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917


  • Author: Dodd, Matilda
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Donor: White, Ruth Moore
    Contributor Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1882-08-19


  • English


  • Content Description: Letter from Matilada Dodd to her daughter Mary Ann and son-in-law Charles B. Moore discussing the hot weather and how much she misses seeing them. Discusses a dress she made for her and some drawers that may be too big. She discusses other family members, including Birdie who is so high tempered that she nearly dies, but they are afraid to whip her too much as she faints because she is so nervous. Also mentions news of other family and friends. Also includes envelope letter was sent in. Addresed to Charles B. Moore, Melissa, Texas and note says received Dinkey and Mrs. Dodd, August 30, 1883.
  • Physical Description: [6] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Keyword: letters
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Moore, Charles B., 1822-1901 -- Archives.
  • Keyword: drawers
  • Keyword: discipline
  • Named Person: Moore, Linnet
  • Named Person: Wilson, Dick
  • Named Person: McGee, Birdie
  • Named Person: McGee, Willie
  • Named Person: Campbell, Fannie
  • Keyword: Dry Fork
  • Named Person: Wallace, Elizabeth
  • Named Person: Wallace, Laura
  • Named Person: Wallace, Dorris
  • Named Person: Caruth, Mr.
  • Named Person: Jones, Mr.
  • Named Person: Hughes, Mr.
  • Named Person: Watkins, Mr.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1882~


  • 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_2081-008-001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth203521
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth203521


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS