[Letter from the 1850] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Letter from the 1850]
  • Series Title The David W. Fentress Family Letters, 1856-1969


  • Donor: Webb, David
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Collection donated in 1976


  • English


  • Content Description: Letter written by an unidentified author. The letter is extremely faded. It appears that the author is concerned about the fate of the Confederacy; Clara's involvement in church and school; and family news and expressions of affection.
  • Physical Description: [4]p. ; 24x39cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars - Civil War
  • Keyword: Confederacy
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Fentress Family -- Archives.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Coverage Date: 1850~


  • Name: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
    Code: CWADP


  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA

Resource Type

  • Letter


  • Text


  • Call Number: HM.4
  • OCLC: 29439240
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1043784
  • Accession or Local Control No: DWF_oversized_94-001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth160290


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Expression 10000XL