[Letter from Kate Wallace to C. B. Moore and family, September 26, 1898]

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

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She mentions that her mother died and that now the bond connecting them is broken. She tells them that her mother had been suffering, but continued to put on a brave face. They buried her next to their father and she will go live with her sister in Dallas. She gives her new address and is happy that he and Linnet enjoyed their trip with her. Included is the Funeral Notice for her mother.

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[3] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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Wallace, Kate September 26, 1898.

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She mentions that her mother died and that now the bond connecting them is broken. She tells them that her mother had been suffering, but continued to put on a brave face. They buried her next to their father and she will go live with her sister in Dallas. She gives her new address and is happy that he and Linnet enjoyed their trip with her. Included is the Funeral Notice for her mother.

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[3] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

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  • September 26, 1898

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Wallace, Kate. [Letter from Kate Wallace to C. B. Moore and family, September 26, 1898], letter, September 26, 1898; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203771/: accessed April 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.