[Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, February 26, 1865]

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 David Fentress to his wife, Clara Fentress requesting money to purchase a saddle as well as urging her to write him more regularly. Towards the end of the letter, he tells her that he has read that several foreign nations have begun to recognize the confederacy and he also speculates on the events of the war.

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[2]p.; 32.5 x 20 in cm.

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Fentress, David February 26, 1865.

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Letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara Fentress requesting money to purchase a saddle as well as urging her to write him more regularly. Towards the end of the letter, he tells her that he has read that several foreign nations have begun to recognize the confederacy and he also speculates on the events of the war.

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[2]p.; 32.5 x 20 in cm.

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  • [Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress- February 26th, 1865],DWF_94-011-001, ark:/67531/metapth182687

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[Transcript of Letter from  David Fentress to Clara Fentress, February 26, 1865]

Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara Fentress requesting money to purchase a saddle as well as urging her to write him more regularly. Towards the end of the letter, he tells her that he has read that several foreign nations have begun to recognize the confederacy and he also speculates on the events of the war.

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress- February 26th, 1865],DWF_94-011-001, ark:/67531/metapth182687

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  • February 26, 1865

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  • July 6, 2011, 2:42 p.m.

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Fentress, David. [Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, February 26, 1865], letter, February 26, 1865; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160278/: accessed July 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.