[Transcript of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862]

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

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Transcript of a letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing Henry Moore's experience as a cavalryman in a Confederate regiment during the Battle of Pea Ridge. He describes terrible weather, engaging the Union soldiers, and eventually retreating.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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Moore, Henry S. March 13, 1862.

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Transcript of a letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing Henry Moore's experience as a cavalryman in a Confederate regiment during the Battle of Pea Ridge. He describes terrible weather, engaging the Union soldiers, and eventually retreating.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862]

Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing Henry Moore's experience as a cavalryman in a Confederate regiment during the Battle of Pea Ridge. He describes terrible weather, engaging the Union soldiers, and eventually retreating.

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[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862], ark:/67531/metapth207621

[Typed copy of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862] (Text)

[Typed copy of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862]

Typed copy of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing Henry Moore's experience as a cavalryman in a Confederate regiment during the Battle of Pea Ridge. He describes terrible weather, engaging the Union Soldiers, and eventually retreating. It is typed on yellow paper, and some words or phrases are missing.

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[Typed copy of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862], ark:/67531/metapth207622

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  • March 13, 1862

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  • February 17, 1862 - March 13, 1862

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  • Feb. 23, 2012, 8:22 a.m.

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  • Jan. 12, 2016, 4:11 p.m.

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Moore, Henry S. [Transcript of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, March 13, 1862], letter, March 13, 1862; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207513/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.