[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David - May 31, 1858]

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses financial arrangements to buy land and what her son will raise on his land. She also fills him in on family activities and health.

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Fentress, Maud C. May 31, 1858.

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses financial arrangements to buy land and what her son will raise on his land. She also fills him in on family activities and health.

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[3]p. ; 25 x 40 in cm.

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  • [Transcript of Letter from M. C. Fentress to her son David, May 31, 1858], DWF_oversized_94-004, ark:/67531/metapth182696

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[Transcript of Letter from M. C. Fentress to her son David - May 31, 1858]

Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David in which she discusses financial arrangements to buy land and what her son will raise on his land. She also fills him in on family activities and health.

[Transcript of Letter from M. C. Fentress to her son David, May 31, 1858], DWF_oversized_94-004, ark:/67531/metapth182696

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  • May 31, 1858

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  • July 6, 2011, 2:42 p.m.

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Fentress, Maud C. [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David - May 31, 1858], letter, May 31, 1858; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160293/: accessed January 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.