[Letter from Elizabeth C. Pew to Joseph A. Carroll, December 10, 1858]

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Letter from Elizabeth C. Pew to her brother Joseph A. Carroll informing him of recent deaths in her town, as well as information about their family.

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[4] p. ; 21 x 32 cm., folded to 21 x 16 cm.

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Pew, Elizabeth C. December 10, 1858.

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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 Elizabeth C. Pew to her brother Joseph A. Carroll informing him of recent deaths in her town, as well as information about their family.

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[4] p. ; 21 x 32 cm., folded to 21 x 16 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2013

Rescuing Texas History, 2013 features collections from 25 partners: the Private Collection of T. B. Willis, the Dallas Municipal Archives , the Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, the Fire Museum of Texas, The University of Texas at Dallas, Marfa Public Library, Texas Southern University, Concordia University Texas, Western Texas College Library, Carrollton Public Library, Palo Pinto County Historical Association, the Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend), the Private Collection of Jim McDermott, Mesquite Public Library, Sam Rayburn House Museum, The Williamson Museum, Lubbock High School, Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell, McAllen Public Library, the Mineral Wells Heritage Association, the Johnson County Genealogical Society, the Jacksonville Public Library, the Tarrant County Archives, and the Private Collection of Matta Family.

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 between 1856 through 1869. Joseph A. Carroll played a major role in the early development of North Texas.

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[Transcript of letter from Elizabeth C. Pew to Joseph A. Carroll, December 10, 1858] (Letter)

[Transcript of letter from Elizabeth C. Pew to Joseph A. Carroll, December 10, 1858]

Transcript of a letter from Elizabeth C. Pew to her brother Joseph A. Carroll informing him of recent deaths in her town, as well as information about their family.

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  • December 10, 1858

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  • Dec. 11, 2013, 10:59 p.m.

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  • Jan. 29, 2014, 2:18 p.m.

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Pew, Elizabeth C. [Letter from Elizabeth C. Pew to Joseph A. Carroll, December 10, 1858], letter, December 10, 1858; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth355409/: accessed September 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Jim McDermott.