[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, March 29, 1861]

One of 1,686 letters in the series: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917 available on this site.

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Transcript of a letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, addressed as "Papa." He discusses the secession of Texas from the Union, slavery, crops, and a recent turkey hunting trip. The letter is torn in several places so that not all of it can be read. All that is visible of the sender's name is S. Moore.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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  • Moore, Henry S. Henry Moore wrote the original letter and is the son of Ziza Moore.

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Transcript of a letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, addressed as "Papa." He discusses the secession of Texas from the Union, slavery, crops, and a recent turkey hunting trip. The letter is torn in several places so that not all of it can be read. All that is visible of the sender's name is S. Moore.

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4 p. ; 28 cm.

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Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, addressed as "Papa." He discusses the secession of Texas from the Union, slavery, crops, and a recent turkey hunting trip. The letter is torn in several places so that not all of it can be read. All that is visible of the sender's name is S. Moore.

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[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, March 29, 1861], ark:/67531/metapth203316

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[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, March 29, 1861], letter, Date Unknown; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203101/: accessed December 10, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.