[Poem]

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

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This is a document from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is an undated poem. The author is unidentified, but the handwriting appears to belong to Charles B. Moore. In this poem, the poet details his deep-seated affection for living in the prairie lands of Texas, but realizes he has given up much of his ties to family and friends because of his home in the country. He describes what he and his family would see as they traveled the prairie together; all the flora and fauna of the Texas pastureland.

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[4] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Moore, Charles B. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This poem 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 67 times . More information about this poem can be viewed below.

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This is a document from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is an undated poem. The author is unidentified, but the handwriting appears to belong to Charles B. Moore. In this poem, the poet details his deep-seated affection for living in the prairie lands of Texas, but realizes he has given up much of his ties to family and friends because of his home in the country. He describes what he and his family would see as they traveled the prairie together; all the flora and fauna of the Texas pastureland.

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[4] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

Archival collections reflect experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials. Funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 11:22 a.m.

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  • June 19, 2015, 5:21 p.m.

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Moore, Charles B. [Poem], poem, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203915/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.