[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, October 26, 1859]

One of 211 letters in the series: The David W. Fentress Family Letters, 1856-1969 available on this site.

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Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son, David Fentress inquiring about the purchase of a Mare and discussing the travel arrangements of his Uncle. She mentions that his uncle is ill, and also inquires about his housing accommodations, in case she should decide to come visit him. Towards the end of the letter she mentions that she is making dresses for a baby and sleeves for David's wife, Clara.

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[2]p.; 25 x 19.5 cm.

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Fentress, Maud C. October 26, 1859.

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Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son, David Fentress inquiring about the purchase of a Mare and discussing the travel arrangements of his Uncle. She mentions that his uncle is ill, and also inquires about his housing accommodations, in case she should decide to come visit him. Towards the end of the letter she mentions that she is making dresses for a baby and sleeves for David's wife, Clara.

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[2]p.; 25 x 19.5 cm.

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[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, October 26, 1859]

Transcript of a letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son, David Fentress inquiring about the purchase of a Mare and discussing the travel arrangements of his Uncle. She mentions that his uncle is ill, and also inquires about his housing accommodations, in case she should decide to come visit him. Towards the end of the letter she mentions that she is making dresses for a baby and sleeves for David's wife, Clara.

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[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, October 26, 1859], ark:/67531/metapth182649

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  • October 26, 1859

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  • Jan. 13, 2016, 4:35 p.m.

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Fentress, Maud C. [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, October 26, 1859], letter, October 26, 1859; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160238/: accessed January 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.