[Letter from Ida Moses to her Uncle, Dr. Joseph Pound, October 12, 1902]

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Letter from Ida Moses to her uncle, Dr. Joseph Pound, discussing her upcoming visit to his place; her husband's business will keep them from visiting until the middle of November but hope to "stay a few weeks." Ida also says that her mother is especially looking forward to the visit as she has not seen her grandchildren for a year.

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[2] p. ; 23 cm.

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Moses, Ida October 12, 1902.

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Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead

Built in 1854, the Homestead was home to one of the founding families of Dripping Springs near Austin. Occupied by the Pound family until 1983, it was the first school house, church, and medical office. The reconstructed home and its decorative artifacts represent life in Central Texas around the year 1910.

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Letter from Ida Moses to her uncle, Dr. Joseph Pound, discussing her upcoming visit to his place; her husband's business will keep them from visiting until the middle of November but hope to "stay a few weeks." Ida also says that her mother is especially looking forward to the visit as she has not seen her grandchildren for a year.

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[2] p. ; 23 cm.

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  • October 12, 1902

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  • May 8, 2016, 6:12 a.m.

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  • Aug. 17, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

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Moses, Ida. [Letter from Ida Moses to her Uncle, Dr. Joseph Pound, October 12, 1902], letter, October 12, 1902; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth743057/: accessed October 15, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead.