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[Change of Address Notification, December 4, 1916]

Description: Post card from the U. S. Bureau of Pensions to Loriette C. Redway notifying her that a change of address has been made. Redway is classified in the U. S. Bureau of Pensions as a CIVIL WAR WIDOW.
Date: December 4, 1916
Creator: U. S. Bureau of Pensions
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Alta Berry to Linnet White, July 10, 1916]

Description: Letter to Linnet White from Alta Berry regarding Linnet's daughter Ruth and the quality of crop this season. Alta ends the letter asking if Linnet and Mary Moore will be able to visit soon.
Date: July 10, 1916
Creator: Berry, Alta
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bessie Franklin to Claude, Linnet, and Ruth White, December 27, 1916]

Description: Letter to Linnet, Claude, and Ruth White from Bessie Franklin. Bessie sends her sympathies and understanding to Linnet for the death of her mother and goes on to write about Christmas festivities. At the end, she thanks the family for sending the Christmas gifts that Linnet's mother had intended to send.
Date: December 27, 1916
Creator: Franklin, Bessie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bettie Franklin to Claude D. White, September 27, 1916]

Description: Letter to her sister and all from Bettie Franklin, envelope is addressed to Claude D. White. Bettie writes of miscellaneous local news including marriages, moving, William McKinley purchasing land, and other daily events.
Date: September 27, 1916
Creator: Franklin, Bettie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Birdie McKinley to Mollie Moore and Linnet White, October 18, 1916]

Description: Letter to Mollie Moore and Linnet White from Birdie McKinley regarding locals events of friends and family. She writes of how many children are in the schools in her area, including Harvard College, her sewing projects with her friends, winter clothes, her new home with access to the city's water, but no electricity, and other topics. On the back of the last page is Linnet's name and address.
Date: October 18, 1916
Creator: McKinley, Birdie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Cora Robertson to Linnet White, February 11, 1916]

Description: Letter to Linnet White from Cora Robertson discussing news of family and her vacation in Florida. She writes about how her baby is growing, her other daughter's upcoming birthday, a fishing trip, and some about her experience giving birth five months prior.
Date: February 11, 1916
Creator: Robertson, Cora
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Dorothy Dodd to Linnet White, December 15, 1916]

Description: Letter to Linnet White from [D]orothy [D]odd. She sends her sympathies for the death of Linnet's mother and encourages Linnet to seek solace in religion. At the end of the letter there is a poem titled "Life of Faith."
Date: December 15, 1916
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from J. D. Caldent to Claude D. White, January 1, 1916]

Description: Letter to Claude D. White from J. D. [Caldent] discussing business and Claude's move to Fort Worth. The author states that Texas has pulled in the most money for Price Company and then goes on to talk about how well his own business has been doing and mentions some about a mutual friend and his family.
Date: January 1, 1916
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Newt to Claude D. White and Family, February 9, 1916]

Description: Letter to Claude D. White and family from Newt regarding a change in recent fashion and a business deal Claude made. Newt writes that he does not see the benefit of the shorter skirts being worn by women and he goes into detail on the amount of rent Claude is obtaining from his farm and what he is paying in interest.
Date: February 9, 1916
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from O. C. Harris to Claude D. White, April 3, 1916]

Description: Letter to Claude D. Moore from O. C. Harris regarding a deal they had been considering. Harris accepts the terms to purchase some of Claude's land and mentions some ideas he has for it.
Date: April 3, 1916
Creator: Harris, O. C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from O. C. Harris to Claude D. White, December 18, 1916]

Description: Letter to Claude D. White from O. C. Harris regarding a payment for land that Harris is renting from Claude. He mentions a Mr. Wilson who is looking to get more land notes in case Claude is interested in a business deal with him.
Date: December 18, 1916
Creator: Harris, O. C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from O. C. Harris to Claude D. White, March 28,1916]

Description: Letter to Claude D. White from O. C. Harris responding to Claude's offer to sell Harris some land. Harris writes about the land and cost of things before telling Claude he needs time to consider the offer more.
Date: March 28, 1916
Creator: Harris, O. C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Sally Thornhill to Linnet White and Family, December 27, 1916]

Description: Letter to Linnet White and family from Sally Thornhill. Sally sends her sympathies for passing of Linnet's mother. She writes of Christmas and the cards she's received from her friends. She requests that Linnet sends her news of their family in Texas like her mother used to do.
Date: December 27, 1916
Creator: Thornhill, Sally
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from William J. McKinley to Claude D. Moore and Family, May 4, 1916]

Description: Letter to Claude D. White and family from William J. McKinley regarding news of his family. He writes of Birdie's sewing project, his Ford car, and visiting friends. At the end he includes a note to Ruth about how much they want her to visit them. Envelope's return address is to O. C. Harris.
Date: May 4, 1916
Creator: McKinley, William J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections