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[Photograph of Annetta Moten]

Description: Portrait of Carrie Annetta Moten, wearing a dress and jacket suit with a white flower. her hair is groomed back into close curls and she is seated in profile.
Date: 1940~
Creator: Harris Bros.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, July 1, 1943]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on July 1, 1943. He discusses helping his son get to a place where he can provide for himself, and mentions the things Don left in his room at Dr. Moten's house.
Date: July 1, 1943
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Dr. Thomas Parran, August 22, 1943]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Dr. Thomas Parran, Surgeon General, on August 22, 1943. Moten asks if Dr. Parran can help his son find a proper position in the army, befitting his station as a graduate of a school of optometry.
Date: August 22, 1943
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to L. T. Lambert, August 22, 1943]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to L. T. Lambert of Denton, on August 22, 1943, enclosing his dues. He mentions his son's induction into the army, and the reasons for cancelling his plans to visit Denton.
Date: August 22, 1943
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Pierce S. Moten, September 27, 1943]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his cousin Pierce S. Moten of Birmingham, Alabama, on September 27, 1943. He commends him on the noteworthy job he is doing in Birmingham, and for his hospitality during their recent visit.
Date: September 27, 1943
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum