[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David W. Fentress - August 10, 1859]

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David regarding the gifts she has sent his daughter; the potential purchase of David's mare by Maud; a fight among people they know; the weather and what to wear; and news of family and friends.

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[3] p. ; 25 x 39 in cm.

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Fentress, Maud C. August 10, 1858.

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David regarding the gifts she has sent his daughter; the potential purchase of David's mare by Maud; a fight among people they know; the weather and what to wear; and news of family and friends.

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[3] p. ; 25 x 39 in cm.

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  • [Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David W. Fentress - August 10, 1859], b1043784, ark:/67531/metapth182706

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[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David W. Fentress - August 10, 1859]

Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David regarding the gifts she has sent his daughter; the potential purchase of David's mare by Maud; a fight among people they know; the weather and what to wear; and news of family and friends.

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David W. Fentress - August 10, 1859], b1043784, ark:/67531/metapth182706

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  • August 10, 1858

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Fentress, Maud C. [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David W. Fentress - August 10, 1859], letter, August 10, 1858; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160303/: accessed April 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.