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Le triomphe de l'amour : ballet : dansé devant Sa Maiesté a S. Germain en Laie. Psyché : tragedie en musique : representée par l'Academie Royale de Musique.

Le triomphe de l'amour : ballet : dansé devant Sa Maiesté a S. Germain en Laie. Psyché : tragedie en musique : representée par l'Academie Royale de Musique.

Date: 1680~
Creator: Quinault, Philippe, 1635-1688; Benserade, Isaac de, 1613-1691 & Corneille, Thomas, 1625-1709
Description: A single volume containing two libretti for which the music (not present) was composed by Jean-Baptiste Lully. This small publication was sold as an aid to viewers of the works, so that they could follow along with the libretti during the performance.
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[Land Grant Indenture Document]

[Land Grant Indenture Document]

Date: December 13, 1797
Creator: Tennessee
Description: Legal document for an indenture between James Winchester and Israel Moore of Sumner County, Tennessee which grants Moore land when he can pay $100 to the current owner, written October 17th, 1796. There are addenda acknowledging the land transfer, finalized in December, 1797.
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[Letter from Elvira Moore to Uncle Evans, June 18, 1872]

[Letter from Elvira Moore to Uncle Evans, June 18, 1872]

Date: June 18, 1812
Creator: Moore, Elvira
Description: The author wrote to Jim B. on the thirtieth of May, Neel Jones and John Wallace also visited the author. She talks of how it rained in Billington when she visited and then she got a cold from it. [2]The author again is not feeling well and this prevented her from visiting Jim Wilson. She had dinner with Callie and Will.[3] Bettie had a headache and the author had eye problems. The author mentions that there are a lot of Veterans when she went to go get her eyes checked out. [4] There was a dinner party and many old friends showed up. [5] She stayed at Cooper's house for a night. Afterwards she was watching over a baby that got a fever. The author's uncle is thinking about moving back to Texas. [6]She continues to discuss the problems of her uncle going back to Texas. She then mentions that her eyes are becoming better. She was able to read some of her father's letters. [7]The author plans to visit some friends for 2 to 3 weeks. The author has some letters that she is carrying that need to be delivered and one of her friends has yet to deliver ...
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[Petition for building a school for the poor]

[Petition for building a school for the poor]

Date: January 12, 1818
Creator: unknown
Description: The citizens of Northumberland County agree to a charter allowing another academy of the same name within the same county for the poor. The funding is discussed and the land that was for public use will be used. Petitioners are against the school being built with public funds and believe that the poor should be paying for their school. The petitioners believe that in building the school it would go against the legislation of the county. The author gives examples of cases that disprove the petitioners evidence.
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[Clipping, 1820]

[Clipping, 1820]

Date: 1820
Creator: unknown
Description: This document is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is a clipping which details the politicians who were running for positions in the state senate and congress. The clipping is dated 1820.
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[Electoral ticket, 1820]

[Electoral ticket, 1820]

Date: 1820
Creator: unknown
Description: Newspaper clipping containing the electoral ticket list for the state at large and for congressional districts in 1820. The ticket for the state at large includes Adam Hunstman and Andrew Johnson. The ticket for congressional districts includes Brookins Campbell, John E. Wheeler, John F. Gillespy, G. W. Bowles, Samuel H. Laughlin, William Trousdale, William Carroll, Henderson Yoakum, A.O.P. Nicholson, George W. Jones, Bolling Gordon, A.W.O. Totten, and Levin H. Coe.
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[Agreement to Hire a Schoolteacher]

[Agreement to Hire a Schoolteacher]

Date: August 30, 1824
Creator: unknown
Description: Legal document outlining the expectations of Uriah Cunning to become the teacher at an unidentified school. The document also includes a list of outstanding subscription fees; it is signed by Uriah Cunning and James Brown.
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[Envelope, 1825]

[Envelope, 1825]

Date: 1825~
Creator: unknown
Description: Envelope that is dated 1825. The writing is in pencil and appears to say, " Welcome La Fayette; Israel Moore discharge; By...."
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[Invitation to a Ball in Honor of General La Fayette]

[Invitation to a Ball in Honor of General La Fayette]

Date: 1825
Creator: unknown
Description: Invitation to a Ball to honor the arrival of General Lafayette to the city of Nashville, Tennessee in April, 1825. There is an engraved illustration of an arch made up of two pillars with statues
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[Warrant, September 9, 1825]

[Warrant, September 9, 1825]

Date: September 9, 1825
Creator: Camp, Elisha
Description: Warrant to Chauncey H. Redway establishing his rank as 1st Sergeant of a Company under the command of Captain J. D. Smith in the 21st Regiment, 5th Brigade, and 1st Division of Artillery of the Militia of the State of New York.
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[Letters Patent for Flutter Wheels]

[Letters Patent for Flutter Wheels]

Date: October 24, 1828
Creator: United States. Patent Office.
Description: Letters patent granting rights to James Stewart for an improvement to flutter wheels used to drive gins, mills, and other machinery.
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[Patent Letter for Improvement in the Application of Water to Flutter Wheels, October 24, 1828]

[Patent Letter for Improvement in the Application of Water to Flutter Wheels, October 24, 1828]

Date: October 24, 1828
Creator: United States of America
Description: A patent letter granting patent to James Stewart for his development in the improved application of water to flutter wheels. The purpose of the invention is to better drive saw-mills, grist mills, cotton gins, etc. Attached is a duplicate of the patent letter.
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[Captain's Warrant, August 25, 1829]

[Captain's Warrant, August 25, 1829]

Date: August 25, 1829
Creator: Redway, Chauncey H.
Description: Warrant from Captain Chauncey H. Redway to Sergeant Frien O. Payn. The warrant orders Payn to warn the listed persons to appear armed and equipped for Company parade at the house of John Burch at 8 o'clock AM on September 7. Payn is also charged with warning the named persons to appear at the Presbyterian Meeting House in Sacket's Harbor at 8 o'clock AM on September 18 for the general muster.
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[Envelope addressed to C. B. Moore]

[Envelope addressed to C. B. Moore]

Date: 1831~
Creator: unknown
Description: Envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Texas. The return address is for John B. Alden in New York, New York. A note in the lower left corner says that it was received on June 2, 1871.
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[Two Letters from James Stewart]

[Two Letters from James Stewart]

Date: September 4, 1832
Creator: Stewart, James A. & Moore, Ziza
Description: Letter from James Stewart and Ziza Moore regarding legalities involved with a patent. The reverse contains a "Coppy [sic] of a letter to [George] Armstrong" discussing patent law.
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[Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore, September 5, 1832]

[Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore, September 5, 1832]

Date: September 5, 1832
Creator: Stuart, James
Description: Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore. In the letter, Stuart discusses business about a sale made on his account. He talks about past and potential interviews with the President as well as travel plans. Stuart continues to describe various news concerning family and friends.
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[Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore, November 4, 1832]

[Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore, November 4, 1832]

Date: November 4, 1832
Creator: Stuart, James
Description: Letter from James Stuart to L. Moore. In the letter, Stuart expresses his concern and anxiety over the news that his "old lady" is not well, and hopes to receive another letter from home. He discusses a his business plans as well as news from a Presbyterian Theological Society camp meeting.
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[Envelope, September 15, 1840]

[Envelope, September 15, 1840]

Date: September 13, 1840
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore, Millright, Sherman (Texas) that has a post mark from McKinney, Texas, September 13. A note in the lower right corner says that it was read on September 25, 1840. Another note is on the lower left corner and it reads, "Care of Hall & Chapman."
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Notes of the United States of North America, during a phrenological visit in 1898-9-40 Vol. 2

Notes of the United States of North America, during a phrenological visit in 1898-9-40 Vol. 2

Date: 1841
Creator: Combe, George, 1788-1858.
Description: Notes and descriptions of things seen during the author's visit to the United States from 1838-1840. Includes detailed information on visits to various institutions, people met, and the author's views on religion and education.
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[Receipt from Charles B. Moore to David Graves, September 28, 1841]

[Receipt from Charles B. Moore to David Graves, September 28, 1841]

Date: September 28, 1841
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Receipt from Charles B. Moore to David Graves. It has figures written in pencil.
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[Receipt for sale of slave to A. D. Kennard, October 10,  1842]

[Receipt for sale of slave to A. D. Kennard, October 10, 1842]

Date: October 10, 1842
Creator: unknown
Description: Receipt for sale of a slave from Thomas Smith to A.D. Kennard. She is described as a 14 year old girl named Adlin.
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[Paper Fragment with Notes]

[Paper Fragment with Notes]

Date: 1843/1845
Creator: unknown
Description: Paper fragment with handwritten notes. There are several dates written on the front ranging from October 11, 1843 to November 19, 1845, along with some dollar amounts next to each date. The writing on the back mentions God and the church and other religious topics.
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[Receipt from E. L. Durrett to Charles B. Moore, September 16, 1843]

[Receipt from E. L. Durrett to Charles B. Moore, September 16, 1843]

Date: August 16, 1843
Creator: Durrett, Edward Luther
Description: Receipt from E. L. Durrett for $13.75 plus interest to Charles B. Durrett, most likely in Gallatin, Tennessee. It was to be payable out of the proceeds of A. F. Hall's note when collected.
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[Receipt from Charles B. Moore to Esterby and White Judges, November 27, 1843]

[Receipt from Charles B. Moore to Esterby and White Judges, November 27, 1843]

Date: November 27, 1843
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Receipt from Charles B. Moore to Esterby and White, Judges in trust for $44.53.
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