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Cultivator Disk

Description: Patent for a cultivator disk. Illustration included.
Date: November 4, 1904
Creator: Harris, Samuel A.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[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
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Personal Writing of C. B. Moore]

Description: This document contains a short personal writing by C. B. Moore. The writing appears to be a philosophical discussion.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[List Written on an Envelope]

Description: List of various items written by C. B. Moore on the back of an envelope. The front side contains a label reading, "C. B. Moore, Chambersville, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Notes About Cistern Water Level]

Description: Notes written on an envelope about the water level of the cistern. According to the note, the water level dropped over 0.5 inches a day. The envelope contains a label reading, "C. B. Moore Chambersville Tex. jan00."
Date: January 1900
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Personal statement, September 30, 1901]

Description: This document is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is a personal statement by C. B. Moore which was written when Moore was 79 years old. He is noting that his age has surpassed the age of his father's and grandfather's death. Moore states that he does not expect to live much longer and details that he has his will and estate in place, but would like to emphasize that his wife and daughter receive his estate in his passing. He furthers that his daughter will receive more land, some money, and a filly named Trixy. Also, he states that he has full confidence in his wife's financial ability. The statement is dated September 30, 1901.
Date: September 3, 1901
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Persons who do their own thinking]

Description: Letter from Charles Moore to the author of a book he had just read in which he says persons who do their own thinking are cranks. He discusses his thoughts on marriage and family. At the time of his marriage he found a woman who would fit his bill and proposed marriage to her as a partnership. Love was never mentioned. He expresses regret that his family name will die out with him. He admires the good wife who can tolerate the "crankyness" of an erratic man. Chambersville, Texas is written on the back.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Poem and Notes by C. B. Moore, 1901]

Description: An envelope containing handwritten notes as well as a short poem by C. B. Moore. The envelope contains a label reading, "Moore jan01 Chambersville Tex".
Date: 1901
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Poem
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mary Moore to Linnet Moore]

Description: Mary writes about Henry's condition. Her husband, Charles is going to Chambersville. Gordan came by to see Linnet and did not realize that she was not there. She tells Linnet to go visit Solomon and Lila. She wants Linnet to pass on some news to Lila about Lila's mother. She talks about the roses she was sent and how she had planned to come visit until Henry got sick.
Date: unknown
Creator: Moore, Mary
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, November 4, 1899]

Description: Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore in which she expresses how much she misses Linnet. She says that Leta Fowler is to be married. She also writes about the new clothes she has had made or altered for he winter wardrobe. She also writes about Jim Cooke. The Floral Society has plans to put up an exhibit.
Date: November 4, 1899
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, April 23-26, 1899]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Lula Dalton and is addressed to Linnet Moore. In this letter, Lula informs Linnet of the goings-on in Burnet. She details her plans for the day which included going riding with Fannie Bentley, Sun Bowdoin, and Ed Sherrard. In her next letter, she briefly notes the days events and mentions that she has cleaned her room. She states that she will take this letter to the post office soon and cannot wait to see Linnet in September when she travels to Linnet's home for an extended visit. She closes the letter by expressing her hopes for a long letter from Linnet. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: April 23, 1899
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard to Charles B. Moore, June 2, 1899]

Description: This is a document from the Charles B. Moore Collection. In this postcard, Moore is informed of the picnic which has been rescheduled due to the busy harvest season. It details that the picnic will now be held on June 10, 1899 near the Moore family's home.
Date: June 2, 1899
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Henry W. Drury to Linnet Moore, August 3, 1897]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Henry W. Drury to Linnet Moore. In this letter, Drury informs Linnet of the goings-on in Chambersville, Tx. The news includes: updates on friends, community news, a discussion of the camp meeting and the attendees of that meeting, and additional news on family and friends.
Date: August 3, 1897
Creator: Drury, Henry W.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore, July 13, 1900]

Description: Letter from Lula Dalton to Linnet Moore in which Lula describes her illness and lists all the social gatherings that she has missed. She updates Linnet about her friends and family's activities. Lula plans to visit Linnet "next summer." She remarks on Linnet's plans to tell Tom she can't love him. Lula is reading "Prisoners of Hope."
Date: July 13, 1900
Creator: Dalton, Lula
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Claude D. White to Linnet Moore, July 19, 1901]

Description: Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which he asks after her health. He says that he will be the most contented when they are married. He discusses his employment status. Part of the letter is in fragments.
Date: July 19, 1901
Creator: White, Claude D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Claude D. White to Linnet Moore]

Description: Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which he he says that the hotel gave out his room when he was late returning. He said he acquired an alarm clock so that he could get to the train on time. He updates her on the health of his family. He asks for an update on her buggy.
Date: August 9, 1901
Creator: White, Claude D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from from Claude D. White to Linnet Moore, August 20, 1901]

Description: Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which he tells her of a murder in Whitesboro, Texas. He says that an African American was captured, confessed, and was burned at the stake. He says that he will send her the full account of the incident in the Dallas News. He says that he makes $60.00 a month and asks her if she thinks they can live on that salary.
Date: August 20, 1901
Creator: White, Claude D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter to C. B. Moore, January 1900]

Description: Letter to C. B. Moore that the author's father is a Wallace and a Moore. He was to sing the exit of Enon and be king. Although Charles to recite the traditions. There are also arithmetic problems written all over the letter.
Date: January 1900
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Linnet Moore to Mary Ann and Charles B. Moore, January 1900]

Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Linnet Moore and is addressed to he parents, Mary Ann And Charles B. Moore. In this letter, Linnet informs the Moore's of the goings-on in her community. She discusses her daily chores, details that they have eaten all but half a sack of the sausages and have eaten one shoulder and working on the other that was sent by the Moore's to her, and notes what she prepared for dinner during Ethel Berry's visit. She updates Mary Ann and Charles on the visitors she has had and correspondences received by friends. She mentions that she has not seen Mrs. Priest in a week, but details that Mrs. Woods has been up to see her. She informs the Moore's about general community news and community members who have married recently. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: January 1900
Creator: Moore, Linnet
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Claude D. White to Linnet Moore, December 28, 1900]

Description: Letter from Claude White to Linnet Moore in which the first two pages are missing. The letter starts off with Claude asking Linnet if it would be better to write a letter of apology to Mr. Bryant or just let things be. He enjoyed seeing her a Christmas. He also tells her he is unwell, but thinks he is improving. He asks her to set a date for them to meet again.
Date: December 28, 1900
Creator: White, Claude D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections