[Transcript of Letter from J. L. Halbert to Fanny Halbert - June 17, 1862]

One of 16 letters in the series: J. L. Halbert Collection available on this site.

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Transcript of letter from Captain J. L. Halbert to his wife, Fanny Halbert, dated July 29, 1862, sent from Camp Daniel near Tyler, Texas. The letter describes the landscape of Camp Daniel, including a spring nearby, and gives some rumors regarding the happenings of the war (Civil War).

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Albritton, Helen August 2008.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2014 and one other and was provided by Pearce Museum at Navarro College to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 16 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Pearce Museum at Navarro College

Located on the Navarro College campus in Corsicana, the Pearce Museum offers visitors a glimpse into the history of the Civil War. They also contain an extensive collection depicting the unique style of Western American art. The Museum opened in 1996, growing out of the collections of Dennis and Peggy Pearce.

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  • Main Title: [Transcript of Letter from J. L. Halbert to Fanny Halbert - June 17, 1862]
  • Series Title: J. L. Halbert Collection

Description

Transcript of letter from Captain J. L. Halbert to his wife, Fanny Halbert, dated July 29, 1862, sent from Camp Daniel near Tyler, Texas. The letter describes the landscape of Camp Daniel, including a spring nearby, and gives some rumors regarding the happenings of the war (Civil War).

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2014

Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

Pearce Civil War

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  • August 2008

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  • June 30, 2015, 1:48 p.m.

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Albritton, Helen. [Transcript of Letter from J. L. Halbert to Fanny Halbert - June 17, 1862], letter, August 2008; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth619297/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Pearce Museum at Navarro College.