[Letter from Minnie Rawlings to C. B. Moore, October 17, 1898]

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

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She gives a timetable of where Linnet should be on her way to her house. She is anxious for Linnet to get a full years work and hopes to be moved into the new school in two weeks. She told Linnet to worry about clothes too much because they dress plainly and she will be among friends. She sends best wishes.

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[2] p. ; 22 x 14 cm.

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Rawlings, Minnie O. October 17, 1898.

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She gives a timetable of where Linnet should be on her way to her house. She is anxious for Linnet to get a full years work and hopes to be moved into the new school in two weeks. She told Linnet to worry about clothes too much because they dress plainly and she will be among friends. She sends best wishes.

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[2] p. ; 22 x 14 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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  • October 17, 1898

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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 11:22 a.m.

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Rawlings, Minnie O. [Letter from Minnie Rawlings to C. B. Moore, October 17, 1898], letter, October 17, 1898; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203776/: accessed December 11, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.