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[Portrait of William Heill]

Description: Half-body portrait of William Heill (Hill), wearing a dark-colored three-piece suit with a bow tie and overcoat. Note on the back of the photograph, "2 cent George Washington stamp (upside down and it looks like someone had crossed it with a pen or pencil): Biers & Co., National Portrait Gallery and Dealers in Photographic Materials, 42 & 44 Union St., Nashville, Tenn. Wm Heill, Franklin, Tenn., Negative No. 5972. Cousin Margaret will please accept this ministerial gentleman."
Date: unknown
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W. Fentress, September 28, 1865]

Description: Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David discussing news from Bolivar, Tennessee and it includes: a discussion regarding finance; news concerning the financial situations of family; a dialogue regarding crops to be planted and animals to be raised; news about Frank becoming Chancery Clerk and his plans to study law; news about Kate and her portion of the family's land which will be farmed on a small scale between Frank, Maud, and Kate; financial advice from Maud and news about a real estate transaction in Bolivar; a discussion about the state of society in Bolivar; a dialogue about David moving; updates on the lives and health of family and friends; a discussion about endeavoring to be a pious christian; and a dialogue concerning David's debt to Maud.
Date: September 28, 1865
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections