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[Letter from Craig Alexander to Joseph A. Carroll, April 7, 1856]

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Letter from Craig Alexander to Joseph A. Carroll telling him news from Missouri, and asking after Thomas, who went to western Texas and has disappeared.

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[3] p. ; 31 x 37 cm., folded to 25 x 19 cm.

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Alexander, Craig April 7, 1856.

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Private Collection of Jim McDermott

The Judge Joseph A. Carroll Collection consists of 80 letters of approximately 129 pages written to and from Judge Carroll between 1856 through 1869. Joseph A. Carroll played a major role in the early development of North Texas. He was a founding father of Denton, Texas as well as a significant player before, during, and after the Civil War in shaping north Texas.

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Letter from Craig Alexander to Joseph A. Carroll telling him news from Missouri, and asking after Thomas, who went to western Texas and has disappeared.

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[3] p. ; 31 x 37 cm., folded to 25 x 19 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2013

The 2013 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together thousands of items that reflect the history and preserve the legacy of the Texas of the past. They include photographs, letters, and more.

Judge Joseph A. Carroll Collection

The Judge Joseph A. Carroll Collection consists of 80 letters of approximately 129 pages written to and from Judge Carroll during the 19th century. Joseph A. Carroll played a major role in the early development of North Texas as was a founding father of Denton.

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[Transcript of letter from Craig Alexander to Joseph A. Carroll, April 7, 1856]

Transcript of a letter from Craig Alexander to Joseph A. Carroll telling him news from Missouri, and asking after Thomas, who went to western Texas and has disappeared.

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  • April 7, 1856

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  • Dec. 11, 2013, 10:59 p.m.

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  • Jan. 29, 2014, 2:13 p.m.

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Alexander, Craig. [Letter from Craig Alexander to Joseph A. Carroll, April 7, 1856], letter, April 7, 1856; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth355355/: accessed March 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Jim McDermott.