[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her David Fentress, December 25, 1860]

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Letter from M.(Maud)C. Fentress to her son David regarding the separation of the southern states from the union; the sale of slaves (Barb and her two children); breeding and care of a female slave named Eliza; hiring out of a slave; the capture and hanging of an abolitionist; and the health of those around her.

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Fentress, Maud C. December 25, 1860.

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Letter from M.(Maud)C. Fentress to her son David regarding the separation of the southern states from the union; the sale of slaves (Barb and her two children); breeding and care of a female slave named Eliza; hiring out of a slave; the capture and hanging of an abolitionist; and the health of those around her.

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  • [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to Dearest Child (David Fentress), December 25, 1860], DWF_94-003-004, ark:/67531/metapth182653/

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[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David Fentress, December 25, 1860]

Transcript of a letter from M.(Maud)C. Fentress to her son David regarding the separation of the southern states from the union; the sale of slaves (Barb and her two children); breeding and care of a female slave named Eliza; hiring out of a slave; the capture and hanging of an abolitionist; and the health of those around her.

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to Dearest Child (David Fentress), December 25, 1860], DWF_94-003-004, ark:/67531/metapth182653/

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  • December 25, 1860

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Fentress, Maud C. [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her David Fentress, December 25, 1860], letter, December 25, 1860; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160242/: accessed July 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.