Woman's Two-piece Dress: Jacket and Skirt

Woman's Two-piece Dress: Jacket and Skirt

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Date: 1874~
Creator: Pingat, Emile
Description: Side view of nineteenth-century dress made of blue bengaline, tan taffeta and dark blue satin stripes.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Boots

Boots

Date: 1874
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of boots or "High Button Shoes" of ivory kidskin leather. The shoes, designed with slightly rounded toes, button closed along outer side, with 8 domed leather-covered buttons on each shoe. Edge along buttons is scalloped, as is the upper edge of the boot. The The low, stacked heels are rounded at sides and back, and are curved at front, and taper slightly to base. Left Shoe markings: "Excelsior"
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Geo. P. Rowell & Co's American Newspaper Directory, containing Accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and Territories, and the Dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America, 1874

Geo. P. Rowell & Co's American Newspaper Directory, containing Accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and Territories, and the Dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America, 1874

Date: 1874
Creator: Geo. P. Rowell & Co.
Description: American Newspaper Directory includes lists of newspapers and periodicals published in the United States, Territories, Canada, and British Colonies arranged by town, county, circulation rates, subject, and languages, as well as a Newspaper Directory Advertiser, and indexes. General Index starts on page 7; Index to Advertisements begins on page 883; Index to Advertisements of Printing Material and Miscellaneous Business begins on page 896.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
[Triplicate Warrant, June 23, 1874]

[Triplicate Warrant, June 23, 1874]

Date: June 23, 1874
Creator: Comptroller's Office
Description: Triplicate Warrant dated June 23rd, 1874 for the collection of 1874 taxes.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Postcard from John C. Barr]

[Postcard from John C. Barr]

Date: May 3, 1874
Creator: Barr, John C.
Description: Postcard sent from John C. Barr in Jerseyville, IL to Charles B. Moore giving a brief overview of recent events. Mr. Barr notes a visit from a friend and the ripening of fruit plants. Two notes on the front of the card read: "Received May 8 1874" and "4th. 1 inch rain last night."
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Missed Opportunity]

[Missed Opportunity]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A singer has a conversation with a dove. He asks it for love so he can leave descendents. He then realizes he was asleep. On the other side, the author says he can't sleep and is having a hard time dealing with the present. The author is disappointed in not getting married and having kids.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Travis Winham, December 9, 1874]

[Letter from Travis Winham, December 9, 1874]

Date: December 9, 1874
Creator: Winham, Travis
Description: A personal letter from Travis Winham of the Union and American Office in Nashville, TN to Charles B. Moore.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[List of Names with Receipt on Back]

[List of Names with Receipt on Back]

Date: August 1, 1874
Creator: unknown
Description: The front page of this object has a list of names with corresponding cities, counties, and states. The back is a note of payment received for $1 from the secretary of Moore to P.M. Bryam of Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Helen Duncan]

[Letter from Helen Duncan]

Date: December 8, 1874
Creator: Duncan, Helen
Description: Letter from Helen Duncan to Charles B. Moore declining to consider marriage with him because he is an old bachelor. The letter sends news of the family and includes a "warning" story about another old bachelor who married a widow.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Envelope from George Wilson]

[Envelope from George Wilson]

Date: December 29, 1874
Creator: Wilson, George
Description: Envelope from George Wilson, received on January 6th, 1875.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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