[Letter from Kate Fentress to David Fentress, February 11, 1866]

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 Kate Fentress to her brother David Fentress in which she she discusses her students, news of the war, recent deaths of soldiers, and family news.

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Fentress, Kate February 11, 1855.

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Letter from Kate Fentress to her brother David Fentress in which she she discusses her students, news of the war, recent deaths of soldiers, and family news.

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[4]p. ; 20 h x 13 w in cm.

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  • February 11, 1855

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Fentress, Kate. [Letter from Kate Fentress to David Fentress, February 11, 1866], letter, February 11, 1855; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160289/: accessed November 27, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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