[Letter from Birdie McGee to Linnet Moore, December 8, 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 to Linnet Moore in which the writer, Birdie McGee, states that everyone is well. Her school is out because the teacher's mother is so ill that school was dismissed entirely. She has since heard that the mother died. She has started a quilt. She thinks Clemmie Albright looks better in a corset and wants one too.

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2p. ; 21h x 13w cm.

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McGee, Birdie December 8, 1892.

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Letter to Linnet Moore in which the writer, Birdie McGee, states that everyone is well. Her school is out because the teacher's mother is so ill that school was dismissed entirely. She has since heard that the mother died. She has started a quilt. She thinks Clemmie Albright looks better in a corset and wants one too.

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2p. ; 21h x 13w cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

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  • December 8, 1892

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McGee, Birdie. [Letter from Birdie McGee to Linnet Moore, December 8, 1892], letter, December 8, 1892; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203675/: accessed October 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.