[Letter from Birdie McKinley to Linnet White and Family, September 30, 1915]

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

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Letter to Linnet Moore from Birdie McKinley discussing Will prospecting for farming land due to their current land being poor for this, the bad colds her children have, a Kodak picture of her family she is sending to Linnet, and other happenings with family and friends. On the back of second paper Birdie has a note stating that she forgot to write on that side and asks Linnet to send her a picture of her house when she gets a chance.

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[10] p. ; 20 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (9 x 14 cm.)

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McKinley, Birdie September 30, 1915.

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Letter to Linnet Moore from Birdie McKinley discussing Will prospecting for farming land due to their current land being poor for this, the bad colds her children have, a Kodak picture of her family she is sending to Linnet, and other happenings with family and friends. On the back of second paper Birdie has a note stating that she forgot to write on that side and asks Linnet to send her a picture of her house when she gets a chance.

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[10] p. ; 20 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (9 x 14 cm.)

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

This project 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. The project was funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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  • September 30, 1915

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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 11:22 a.m.

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McKinley, Birdie. [Letter from Birdie McKinley to Linnet White and Family, September 30, 1915], letter, September 30, 1915; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth204115/: accessed March 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.