[Letter to J. L. Halbert - January 21, 1865]

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

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Letter to J. L. Halbert, dated January 21, 1865, from an unnamed widow. The letter is a reply to Halbert, after he wrote to her about her deceased husband. In the letter she describes her feelings towards her husband and about his death in the war (Civil War). Included with the original letter is a typed transcript.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. January 21, 1865.

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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. 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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Letter to J. L. Halbert, dated January 21, 1865, from an unnamed widow. The letter is a reply to Halbert, after he wrote to her about her deceased husband. In the letter she describes her feelings towards her husband and about his death in the war (Civil War). Included with the original letter is a typed transcript.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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  • [Transcript of Letter to J. L. Halbert - January 21, 1865]

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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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  • January 21, 1865

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  • June 30, 2015, 1:48 p.m.

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[Letter to J. L. Halbert - January 21, 1865], letter, January 21, 1865; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth619347/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Pearce Museum at Navarro College.