[Letter from Alice Griffin, Matilda Dodd and Birdie McGee to Linnet Moore, November 18, 1892]

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

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Letter from Birdie McGee to Linnet Moore in which she says that her teacher's mother is ill and that they have called off school until Monday. She also spent time dressing up a pumpkin and making a doll. A class photograph was taken at her school. Matilda Dodd wrote to Linnet that Birdie's teacher was sick; that it had been very rainy; and that they are waiting to sow the wheat. Alice Griffin wrote about her family's new buggy; the cold weather; and about her improving health.

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[8] p. ; 20h x 13w cm.

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Griffin, Alice; McGee, Birdie & Dodd, Matilda November 18, 1892.

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Letter from Birdie McGee to Linnet Moore in which she says that her teacher's mother is ill and that they have called off school until Monday. She also spent time dressing up a pumpkin and making a doll. A class photograph was taken at her school. Matilda Dodd wrote to Linnet that Birdie's teacher was sick; that it had been very rainy; and that they are waiting to sow the wheat. Alice Griffin wrote about her family's new buggy; the cold weather; and about her improving health.

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[8] p. ; 20h x 13w cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

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  • November 18, 1892

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Griffin, Alice; McGee, Birdie & Dodd, Matilda. [Letter from Alice Griffin, Matilda Dodd and Birdie McGee to Linnet Moore, November 18, 1892], letter, November 18, 1892; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203674/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.