[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, February 16, 1947]

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Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on February 16, 1947. He discusses his son's plan to set up his optometry practice in Indianapolis after recently leaving the Army.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Moten, Edwin D., Sr. February 16, 1947.

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Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on February 16, 1947. He discusses his son's plan to set up his optometry practice in Indianapolis after recently leaving the Army.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History

From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History draws on materials that include historic photographs, books, maps, city directories, and records from numerous Denton women's clubs. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection

Dr. Edwin D. Moten (1875-1955) was an African American physician who lived in Denton from 1907 to 1919. This collection contains family photographs along with personal and business correspondence from Dr. Moten.

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  • February 16, 1947

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Moten, Edwin D., Sr. [Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, February 16, 1947], letter, February 16, 1947; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth21448/: accessed February 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum.