UNT Libraries Special Collections - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

[Advertisement, August 1899]

Description: Advertisement by E. P. Rutherford, the editor of the Clarksville News, asking for stories about early settlers. He intended to include information about Confederate soldiers. The back of the ad is covered with numbers, equations, and a list of names.
Date: August 1899
Creator: Rutherford, E. P.

[Receipr from Otto Wettstein, January 30, 1899]

Description: Receipt from Otto Wettsein, "The Liberal Jeweler," for C. B. Moore of Chambersville, Texas for a watch ordered by Linnet Moore. There is a note regretting the delay in getting the watch to Linnet.
Date: January 30, 1899
Creator: Wettstein, Otto

[Journal entries from C. B. Moore's Journal]

Description: Charles B. Moore's original journal entries. The first entry he talks about dotards. The next entry he talks about his failing health and his hope that he goes fast. He doesn't want to worry his wife and daughter and still wants to provide for them. He tells Joseph to not mention this to anyone and that he is open to suggestions on how to use his land after he dies. He repeats the entry on dotards twice. He then writes directly to Joseph K. Henry.
Date: 1899
Creator: Moore, C. B.

[Rainfall in January 1898]

Description: Documentation of the amount of rainfall in January of 1898. According to the note, there were 2.18 inches of rain during the month of January 1898.
Date: January 1898

[Envelope addressed to Miss Linnet Moore, October 7, 1897]

Description: Envelope addressed to Miss Linnet Moore in Chambersville, Collin County, Texas. It was sent by Birdie McGee and read by Linnet on October 13, 1987. It is postmarked Gallatin, Tenn. October 7, 1897. The right side of the envelope is torn, and the top right corner, where the stamp would have been, had been cut away. There is some writing in pencil on the back and another postmark from McKinney, Texas on October 9, 1897.
Date: October 7, 1897
Creator: McGee, Birdie

[Loan Repayment Contract to C. B. Moore]

Description: A loan contract in which the recipient promises to repay a loan to C. B. Moore within a year from 1 July, 1897. Watermark on paper: "Erasable; Plover Bond; 25% Cotton Fiber; USA"
Date: July 1, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.

[Personal notes, July 1897]

Description: This document includes personal notes from the Charles B. Moore Collection. The notes are detailed numbered lists from July of 1897.
Date: July 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.

[Receipt of Payment of Taxes, June 28, 1897]

Description: This is a receipt acknowledging payment of taxes for Levi Perryman in the city of Montague. The back of the document has various numbers written down.
Date: June 28, 1897
Creator: Office of Collector

[Nettie Williams North Texas Normal College diploma]

Description: Diploma from North Texas Normal College certifying that Nettie Williams has completed the necessary coursework in English to achieve certification. At the top of the document is an illustration of the Normal Building, which was the only school building at the time. At the bottom of the diploma it is embossed with the North Texas Normal College seal. The Certificate is signed by President of Faculty Menter Bradley Terrill, President of Trustees William A. Ponder, President of the Board of Regents Colonel Thomas Walter Abney, Secretary of Faculty J.A. Sanders, Secretary of the Board of Trustees H. F. Schweer, and the Secretary of the Board of Regents Honorable Alvin Clark Owsley.
Date: June 3, 1897
Creator: North Texas Normal College

C. B. Moore Tax List

Description: A list of taxable items; including acres of land, animal stock, equipment, cash on hand, and notes on hand.
Date: January 1, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.

[List of Names]

Description: A list of about 19 names. The reverse side contains a stamp reading, "CB Moore Chambersville Tex jan97."
Date: January 1897

[Receipt of Payment of Taxes, November 13, 1896]

Description: This is a receipt from the Office of Collector of Taxes for Montague County to Levi Perryman, to acknowledge payment received for county and state real estate taxes for the year 1896.
Date: 1896-11-13~
Creator: Office of Collector

[Registry Receipt, August 26, 1896]

Description: A registry receipt from the Chambersville, Texas post office for registered letter number 18, received of C. B. Moore on August 26, 1896, and addressed to George Sypert in Arkansas.
Date: August 26, 1896
Creator: Chambersville Post Office