[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, July 18, 1864]

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Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to his wife Celia Carroll telling her to care for herself and their daughter, both of whom are sick. He also mentions that the Union Army is at Fort Smith, and the Confederate Army can't take it back.

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[2] p. ; 25 cm.

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Carroll, Joseph A. July 18, 1864.

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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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Description

Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to his wife Celia Carroll telling her to care for herself and their daughter, both of whom are sick. He also mentions that the Union Army is at Fort Smith, and the Confederate Army can't take it back.

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[2] p. ; 25 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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  • July 18, 1864

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  • Dec. 11, 2013, 10:59 p.m.

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Carroll, Joseph A. [Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, July 18, 1864], letter, July 18, 1864; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth355368/: accessed February 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Jim McDermott.