[Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Ann Moore, February 12, 1911] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Letter from Sally Thornhill to Mary Ann Moore, February 12, 1911]
  • Series Title Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917

Creator

  • Author: Thornhill, Sally
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Donor: White, Ruth Moore
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1911-02-12
  • Creation: 1911-02-13

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Sally Thornhill and is addressed to Mary Ann Moore. In this letter, Thornhill informs Mary Ann Moore of the goings-on in Goodlettsville, TN. the news includes: a discussion about the treatment of her eczema on her ankles and an outbreak of erysipelas on her arms, a dialogue about the farmer's duties at present prepping for a new season, details about a vegetable garden, news about Bryan's hogs and the family's poultry, a discussion about correspondences received and the news from those letters,details about those who have la grippe in that area,and a discussion about Bertha and Billy's children. Sally begins a letter the next day that is not dated. It would be February 13, 1911. In this letter, Thornhill discusses the letters she has received from Sis Appling, notes that Wash thinks he has found a cure for his rheumatism with Bodi-Tone, and details community news on family and friends. She notes the situation Alice Wright is in since her mother, Mary Jane Thornhill, passed, detailing that Alice is more hurt over how the family treated her more than anything. She states that she hope Linnet's baby will be a healthy one, and mentions that she now has six great grandchildren. She closes the letter by sending her love to one and all,noting that if her new medicine cure her she will let Mary know. The envelope is included with the letter.
  • Physical Description: [16] p. ; 16 x 25 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Keyword: letters
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Families
  • Keyword: eczema
  • Keyword: treatments
  • Keyword: salves
  • Keyword: buttermilk washes
  • Keyword: erysipelas
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Medicine - Doctors
  • Named Person: Thornhill, Sally
  • Named Person: Moore, Mary Ann
  • Named Person: White, Linnet
  • Named Person: Brown, Dr.
  • Named Person: Cannaday, Dr.
  • Keyword: sweet oil and lime water treatments
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Farming
  • Keyword: tobacco
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Farming - Corn
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Farming - Vegetables
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Farming - Wheat
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Domestic Animals - Poultry
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Domestic Animals - Swine
  • Named Person: Warren, Wash
  • Named Person: Warren, Sue
  • Named Person: Jernigan, Laura
  • Named Person: Wright, Alice
  • Named Person: Wright, Tom
  • Named Person: Kellyer, Betty
  • Named Person: Moore, Charles B.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Food and Cooking
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Moore, Charles B., 1822-1901 -- Archives.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1909~
  • Place Name: United States - Tennessee - Sumner County - Goodlettsville
  • Place Name: United States - Nebraska - Douglas County - Omaha

Collection

  • Name: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
    Code: CWADP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA

Resource Type

  • Letter

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 39096548
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2075015
  • Call Number: HM. 70
  • Accession or Local Control No: CBM_2087-013-001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth204057
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth204057

Note

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