[Postcard addressed to H. S. Moore, August 1, 1893 ]CBM_2083-002-004

One of 1,681 postcards in the series: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917 available on this site.

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Postcard that was sent to Henry S. Moore on August 1, 1893. The postcard is badly torn which makes it difficult to tell what is being said. It appears the author is writing about having a good time at a crowded event and the weather.

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2p. ;14 h x 9w cm.

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Creator: Unknown. August 1, 1893.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 11 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Postcard that was sent to Henry S. Moore on August 1, 1893. The postcard is badly torn which makes it difficult to tell what is being said. It appears the author is writing about having a good time at a crowded event and the weather.

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2p. ;14 h x 9w cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives consists of eight archival collections reflecting the experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials, from different parts of the country, with different political views and experiences. Altogether, these Civil War and Reconstruction-era papers include information about events in Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Washington D.C. They reflect the experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials, from different parts of the country, with different political views and experiences. The project was generously funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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  • August 1, 1893

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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 11:22 a.m.

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[Postcard addressed to H. S. Moore, August 1, 1893 ]CBM_2083-002-004, postcard, August 1, 1893; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203682/: accessed July 23, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.