[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, June 19, 1864]

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Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara that informs her that his Brigade is being sent back to Texas by detachments. He says that he will try to obtain a furlough once he reaches Houston, Texas, so that he can see her, the children, and pick up some books.

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Fentress, David June 19, 1864.

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Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara that informs her that his Brigade is being sent back to Texas by detachments. He says that he will try to obtain a furlough once he reaches Houston, Texas, so that he can see her, the children, and pick up some books.

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[1]p. ; 25 h x 19 w in cm.

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[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, June 19, 1864]

Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara that informs her that his Brigade is being sent back to Texas by detachments. He says that he will try to obtain a furlough once he reaches Houston, Texas, so that he can see her, the children, and pick up some books.

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, June 19, 1864] DWF_94-010-008 , ark:/67531/metapth182680

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  • June 19, 1864

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  • July 6, 2011, 2:42 p.m.

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Fentress, David. [Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, June 19, 1864], letter, June 19, 1864; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160270/: accessed October 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.