[Letter to Mollie, from Orceneth Asbury Fisher]

One of 73 letters in the series: The Orceneth Fisher Papers available on this site.

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Letter of courtship to Mary Simons, from soon to be husband Orceneth Asbury Fisher discussing his healing broken leg, and includes a mention of the ongoing civil war.

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[2] p. ; 32x19.5 cm.

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Fisher, Orceneth Asbury, 1831-1884 September 28, 1861.

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Letter of courtship to Mary Simons, from soon to be husband Orceneth Asbury Fisher discussing his healing broken leg, and includes a mention of the ongoing civil war.

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[2] p. ; 32x19.5 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: OrcenethFisher-Box1-Folder1-1861-09-28-Lavaca
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth847321

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  • September 28, 1861

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Fisher, Orceneth Asbury, 1831-1884. [Letter to Mollie, from Orceneth Asbury Fisher], letter, September 28, 1861; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth847321/: accessed April 26, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.