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[List of Quartermaster's Stores - January 30, 1865]

Description: A list of the Quartermaster's stores, transferred by Quartermaster John W. Alexander to Captain Hamilton K. Redway at Camp Piatt, West Virginia on January 30, 1865. Ten cavalry horses in good condition at a cost of $155.00 each were transferred from Alexander to Redway.
Date: January 30, 1865
Creator: Alexander, John W.
Item Type: Text
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[List of Quartermaster's Stores, July 19, 1865]

Description: List of quartermaster's stores received from Captain H. K. Redway, Company F, First New York Veteran Cavalry at Camp Piatt, West Virginia. The list give the quantity, article, and condition of the items received.
Date: July 19, 1865
Creator: Alexander, John W.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[List of Quartermaster's Stores - March 27, 1865]

Description: A list of the Quartermaster's stores transferred by Quartermaster John W. Alexander to Captain Hamilton K. Redway at Camp Piatt, West Virginia, on March 27, 1865. Twelve cavalry horses in good condition at a cost of $155.00 each, and twelve rope halters in good condition at an unknown price, were transferred from Alexander to Redway.
Date: March 27, 1865
Creator: Alexander, John W.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A description of settler life in North Texas]

Description: Clipping, undated, that has the reminiscences of Taylor Allen on one side. Mr. Allen talks about growing up in the North Texas area and the changes that development and progress have brought. The opposite side has short news items from Dallas and Cameron, Texas.
Date: 18??
Creator: Allen, Taylor
Item Type: Clipping
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[Receipt for dues, November 28, 1903]

Description: Receipt for dues for the Hall of Forestburg Lodge, No. 523. The dues were paid by Levi Perryman on November 28, 1903.
Date: November 28, 1903
Creator: Allgood, H. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from J. Ann to Charles Moore, April 8, 1883]

Description: He was surprised, but glad to hear from Charles. He is sorry that Charles' brother John was suffering fro rheumatism. He believes everyone is doing well, and he mentions that they are suffering from dry weather. He hopes for good crops this year. There is a liquor prohibiting law and the Marshall takes drunk men to jail every few nights. He tells Charles that his son Will is still sheriff and the ages of aunts and uncles. He doesn't know if Willis is going to leave or not. He asks that they write soon. In the P.S. he asks some questions. He aks if Charles and Henry are the only ones to keep the Moore name. He mentions that the Boyd name rests on the second generation with one boy.
Date: April 8, 1883
Creator: Ann, J.
Item Type: Letter
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[Letter from S. T. Appling to Sally Thornhill, May 8, 1899]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by S. T. Appling to Sally Thornhill. In this letter, Appling discusses the current news in her community. She details the goings-on and well-being of family members. She notes to Sally that she has rheumatism in her hands, making it difficult to write. Appling states that the garden is all planted and details which crops are successful or failing at present. She mentions that Henry is currently shearing sheep, updates Sally on community news and family health, and mentions they do not have much fruit this season. She closes the letter by stating that the family should write to them as soon as they are able.
Date: May 8, 1899
Creator: Appling, S. T.
Item Type: Letter
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