[Letter from Dr. Moten to William H. Wise & Co., June 13, 1946]

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Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to William H. Wise & Co., on June 13, 1946, regarding a bill. Moten asks the company to inform him what the bill is for, and he will gladly pay it in full.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Moten, Edwin D., Sr. June 13, 1946.

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Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

Located in the historic downtown district of Denton, the 1896 Courthouse-on-the-Square contains historical materials available for researchers. They also have outreach programs for schools, and house artifacts on the different aspects of Denton County, from folk art and weaponry to historic families in the county.

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Description

Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to William H. Wise & Co., on June 13, 1946, regarding a bill. Moten asks the company to inform him what the bill is for, and he will gladly pay it in full.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

Notes

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.

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From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History

These materials 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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  • June 13, 1946

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  • Feb. 15, 2007, 10:34 p.m.

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Moten, Edwin D., Sr. [Letter from Dr. Moten to William H. Wise & Co., June 13, 1946], letter, June 13, 1946; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth21462/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum.