[Letter from Sylvanus and Vertie Peterson to Claude D. White and Family, March 24, 1914]

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Letter from Sylvanus and Vertie Peterson to Mr. Claude White and family in Fort Worth discussing the White family's recent move from Kansas City to Texas. It also includes a poem. The letter is written on stationary with a photograph at the top captioned "The Old Homestead." There is a man standing with horse in front of a house in the photograph.

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[4] p. : ill. ; 26 x 16 cm.

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Peterson, Sylvanus March 24, 1914.

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Letter from Sylvanus and Vertie Peterson to Mr. Claude White and family in Fort Worth discussing the White family's recent move from Kansas City to Texas. It also includes a poem. The letter is written on stationary with a photograph at the top captioned "The Old Homestead." There is a man standing with horse in front of a house in the photograph.

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[4] p. : ill. ; 26 x 16 cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

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  • March 24, 1914

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Peterson, Sylvanus. [Letter from Sylvanus and Vertie Peterson to Claude D. White and Family, March 24, 1914], letter, March 24, 1914; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207697/: accessed May 27, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.