[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, July 10, 1860]

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David regarding the visit of friends. Maud is sending a trunk of presents to David and his family that includes preserves, clothing, and seeds. She regrets that he is selling his buggy. She also discusses the digging of a new well. She ends with updates on the activities of friends and family.

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[3]p. ; 25 x 39 cm.

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Fentress, Maud C. July 10, 1860.

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Letter from Maud Fentress to her son David regarding the visit of friends. Maud is sending a trunk of presents to David and his family that includes preserves, clothing, and seeds. She regrets that he is selling his buggy. She also discusses the digging of a new well. She ends with updates on the activities of friends and family.

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[3]p. ; 25 x 39 cm.

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  • [Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, July 10, 1860], DWF_oversized_94-019, ark:/67531/metapth182711/

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[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, July 10, 1860]

Transcript of a letter from Maud Fentress to her son David regarding the visit of friends. Maud is sending a trunk of presents to David and his family that includes preserves, clothing, and seeds. She regrets that he is selling his buggy. She also discusses the digging of a new well. She ends with updates on the activities of friends and family.

[Transcript of Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, July 10, 1860], DWF_oversized_94-019, ark:/67531/metapth182711/

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  • July 10, 1860

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Fentress, Maud C. [Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David, July 10, 1860], letter, July 10, 1860; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth160308/: accessed April 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.