[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Myrtle Moten Dabney, March 21, 1947] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Myrtle Moten Dabney, March 21, 1947]

Creator

  • Author: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1947-03-21
  • Digitized: 2006-12-14

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his daughter Myrtle, on March 21, 1947. He sends her $300, and speaks vaguely about her husband and their imminent return home.
  • Physical Description: [1] p. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Ethnic Groups - African Americans
  • Keyword: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • Keyword: letters
  • Named Person: Dabney, Myrtle Bell Moten
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Money

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Indiana - Marion County - Indianapolis
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1947-03-21

Collection

  • Name: From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
    Code: DG06
  • Name: Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection
    Code: EDMC

Institution

  • Name: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum
    Code: CHOS

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Letter

Format

  • Text

Note

  • Display Note: Dr. Moten and his family were early residents of Quakertown, residing in Denton from 1907-1920. He was the only African American physician in Denton County during that time period. In 1920, he and his family moved to Indianapolis.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: MagicScan32 creationAppVersion: 4.5 creationHardware: Epson Perfection 4990 Photo