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[Transcript of Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. Moore and Sabina and Mariah Rucker, February 1962]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. Moore and Sabina and Mariah Rucker discussing the recent weather, his health, the war and the difficulties caused by the blockade, and other local news. He also includes and excerpt from a recent letter from Josephus. The letter was started on February 9th and finished on the 11th.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. and Henry S. Moore, January 1861]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Ziza Moore to Charles and Henry Moore discussing the recent Christmas celebration and the visitors who came for the holidays. He also writes about the latest news in regards to the secession of South Carolina, Andrew Johnson's speech on the subject in the Senate, and the probability that Tennessee will also secede. The letter was written over two days, January 2nd and 5th.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 9, 1860]

Description: Transcript of a letter from Ziza Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing news of friends and family, agriculture, politics, and weather. He writes of the Know-Nothing party and what they have been doing in his area before continuing to speak of other unrelated local matters.
Date: July 9, 1860
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter to Adison Wilson, December 18, 1859]

Description: Transcript of a letter to Adison Wilson from Ziza Moore, Josephus C. Moore, and Will Wallace discussing the possibility of Ziza selling his property and moving and other recent news of family and friends. Will Wallace has written a note to his Uncle Gus discussing his recent trip to his grandfather's house, school, and other news. He says that Elivra is teaching school. Some of the letter is addressed to Charles in particular. The letter was written over several days between December 18, 1859 and December 21, 1859.
Date: December 18, 1859
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Two Letters to Charles B. Moore]

Description: Transcript of a letter to Charles B. Moore from Ziza Moore is on the first three pages and continued on the last page. The last page also contains a transcript of a letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore. Ziza's letter regards events in the area and family and mentions briefly the political climate. Henry's letter regards a liquor law passed in Tennessee.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Two Letters from James Stewart]

Description: Transcript of a letter from James Stewart and Ziza Moore regarding legalities involved with a patent. The second page contains a "Coppy [sic] of a letter to [George] Armstrong" discussing patent law.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters Patent for Flutter Wheels]

Description: Letters patent granting rights to James Stewart for an improvement to flutter wheels used to drive gins, mills, and other machinery.
Date: October 24, 1828
Creator: United States. Patent Office.
Item Type: Patent
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