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[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, February 26, 1865]

Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara Fentress requesting money to purchase a saddle as well as urging her to write him more regularly. Towards the end of the letter, he tells her that he has read that several foreign nations have begun to recognize the confederacy and he also speculates on the events of the war.
Date: February 26, 1865
Creator: Fentress, David
Item Type: Letter

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 21, 1864]

Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara telling her that he is sending food, candy, and cloth. He requests that she sew the cloth into drawers and send them back to him. He states his salary will be $110 per month. He then lists his expenses. He tells Clara he has had Yellow Fever. He requests cotton socks. He ends by regretting not being able to spend Christmas with his family.
Date: December 21, 1864
Creator: Fentress, David
Item Type: Letter

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, February 26, 1865]

Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara Fentress requesting money to purchase a saddle as well as urging her to write him more regularly. Towards the end of the letter, he tells her that he has read that several foreign nations have begun to recognize the confederacy and he also speculates on the events of the war.
Date: February 26, 1865
Item Type: Letter

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, April 25, 1865]

Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara describing a recent purchase he made for gifts for her and the family. He also discusses his personal finances and requests that she assist him in tailoring a uniform. He also includes his shopping list, which describes each item and it's cost.
Date: April 25, 1865
Item Type: Letter

[Book title list]

Description: List of religious books with T. R. Lee, Gallatin, Tennessee at the top. Other side of paper is a note about glasses for Ida Montresson in San Antonio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text

[Letter to Henry and Salina, August 19, 1881]

Description: They saw Sam Thornhill and Add Nimmo and spent Saturday night at Sam's. He dropped Mary off at home Sunday and went back to meet Mrs. Susan Thornhill. Jim got married and John lives in Knoxville with his wife and six kids and owns a furniture store. He speculates that Tom and Alice Thornhill will get married. Mary and Dinky visited Abe Franklin. Abe is farming and carpentering. They went to visit their Uncle John, who is doing well. John is running a mill for $75 a month. They visited Sally who wants to see Henry and visit Texas. John and Sally's daughter played some music. They spent an hour with Billy's widow, Kate Moore. Uncle Sam Wallace is not doing well and in his will he already promised a few things to some people, but the rest would go amongst his relations. He is sorry to hear of all the drought damage for the cotton farmers. He prays for rain for Henry's crops.
Date: August 19, 1881
Item Type: Letter

[News Script: Military Funeral for Carswell Co]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a funeral with full military honors for Colonel Roland R. Haile.
Date: August 19, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Arrangements Made for League Playoff]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Texas League playoffs and the arrangements made in case of ties.
Date: September 5, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[The Alamo Covered in Snow]

Description: Photograph of the Alamo covered in snow. Cars are parked in front and people walk to and from their cars.
Date: [1930,1940]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
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[People Visiting the Alamo]

Description: Photograph of a group of people in front of the Alamo between 1900-1930. There appear to be three men and two women outside of the building.
Date: [1900..1930]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Jr.
Item Type: Photograph

River Walk, San Antonio, Texas, 1938

Description: Photograph of a man sitting with his head down on his arms on the River Walk in San Antonio. The river is visible behind him and a staircase leading up to the street is in the foreground, on the left side of the image.
Date: 1938
Creator: Williams, Byrd, III
Item Type: Photograph

[News Script: Football]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the annual all-star high school football game at the Texas High School Coaches' Association Coaching School in San Antonio. The top North Texas team lose to the top South Texas team 14-6.
Date: August 7, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: San Antonio manager]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Jim Crandall, the new manager for the San Antonio Missions.
Date: February 18, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: March of Faith]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about five thousand Catholic men parading through downtown San Antonio as part of the 7th annual March of Faith.
Date: January 6, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Jet ace comes home]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the return home of San Antonio Air Force Lieutenant Cecil Foster, after serving a tour in Korea.
Date: February 3, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script

[News Script: Boy Scouts at SA]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about 5,000 Boy Scouts marching in a parade in San Antonio as part of the 43rd anniversary of scouting.
Date: February 8, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script