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[Clipping of d'Arusamont Case from the Cincinnati Gazette]

Description: Article over the alimony case between Mr. d'Arusamont and his ex-wife Fanny Wright. It covers a small history of Fanny Wright: large inheritance from a maternal uncle and then she moved to the United States to promote her views. She was against slavery and she she couldn't eradicate it bought thirty slaves and set them up in St. Domingo. She then subscribed to the school of Socialist and set up a press but this project failed. In one of Fanny's visits to Paris she met Mr. d'Arusamont.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping on Agriculture]

Description: Discussing the cost to produce a bushel of grain. Feeding hogs is also discussed. The cost of corn which is fed to the hogs, which is not making any profit because of the high cost of corn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping: Otto Wettstein]

Description: Newspaper clipping of a biographical article about Otto Wettstein, a jeweler. The article discusses several pieces of specialty jewelry that Wettstein had designed as well as his other interests. The reverse contains snippets of other articles including one about a terrier that killed nearly 50 expensive birds, part of an article regarding a mining company expedition, and updates on the stock exchange.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
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[Clipping: Rebel Prisoners]

Description: Newspaper clipping with details about rebel prisoners who were detained by the Union Army. The text notes that eight commissioned officers, two hundred and nineteen enlisted soldiers, and one hundred six deserters were captured. The names, ranks, and previous camp location of the officers are also included.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Correspondence, undated]

Description: This is a correspondence from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Charles B. Moore. The document includes a detailed genealogical account of the Wallace family history. The account includes family member's names and additional information about each member named in the correspondence.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

T. D. Morton, Corner of Cedar and Cherry Streets, Nashville, Tennesee: Importer of French and English Fancy & Staple Goods.

Description: A pamphlet for the the T. D. Morton import company in Nashville, Tennessee. The cover displays the title of the company and an eagle perched on a shield and holding an arrow in its claw. The other pages each have a heading for different types of goods which are then listed below.
Date: unknown
Creator: T. D. Morton
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dedication to J. A. Nimmo]

Description: Dedication to J. A. Nimmo. Addressed to gentle Nim and asking him to care for it as it is as chaste as a saint in the skies and he should care for it until the gravedigger digs a great hole to put him in the ground.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Deed, undated]

Description: Deed for the purchase of property by Leite T. Morris from Charles B. Moore in Collin County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Diagram Fragment]

Description: Piece of a diagram for an unknown apparatus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
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[Diagram Fragment]

Description: Piece of a diagram for an unknown apparatus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Diagram Fragment]

Description: Piece of a diagram for an unknown apparatus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Diagram Fragment]

Description: Piece of a diagram for an unknown apparatus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Diagram Fragment]

Description: Piece of a diagram for an unknown apparatus.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Distances Between McKinney, Texas and Nashville, Tennesee]

Description: Handwritten list of distances between McKinney in Collin County, Texas and Nashville, Tennesee. The list details each stopping point with the distance to the city from the previous stop. The total number of miles (710) is given at the end of the list.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dreams and Reality]

Description: As they age the author wants to do something grand for a girl. If someone is mad at you then move to Texas. On the other side a list of supplies and division.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Eloquent Passage]

Description: A clipping of lights going out and midnight approaching. Spirits walking like wolves, the watcher was frightened and in walks a cat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
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[English spelling illustrated, undated]

Description: This document includes a poem titled "English spelling illustrated" from the Charles B. Moore Collection. The poem details a woman's life and her marriage to a man she believed to be a duke. Many of the terms in the poem demonstrate the English spelling of the word as the title suggests. On the reverse page of the poem is a page of 403 shorthand words. The poem's author is unidentified and the document is undated.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope]

Description: The following document is an envelope from the Charles B. Moore Collection. The envelop has a handwritten name and a location on the front below a printed name. It says "Gateman McKinney, Texas" below the name S. J. Hanson. The back of the envelope has financial calculation. The document is undated.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
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[Envelope]

Description: Envelope
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
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[Envelope addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Moore]

Description: Envelope addressed to Charles B. and Mary Moore. It does not seem to have been mailed. There is no stamp or postage cancellation stamp.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope addressed to Mr. and Mrs. White]

Description: Envelope addressed the Mr. and Mrs. Claude D. White. Mrs. White is Linnet Moore, the daughter of C. B. and Mary Moore. The post mark is from Nashville, Tennessee.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections