[Transcript of Letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore, December 1861]

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Transcript of a letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore discussing news of family and friends and the war, and she offers to send him clothes and have a pair of boots made for him. The letter was started on December 1, 1861 and finished on December 3rd.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Transcript of a letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore discussing news of family and friends and the war, and she offers to send him clothes and have a pair of boots made for him. The letter was started on December 1, 1861 and finished on December 3rd.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Elvira Moore is Josephus Moore's sister.

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[Letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore, December 1861]

Letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore discussing news of family and friends and the war, and she offers to send him clothes and have a pair of boots made for him. The letter was started on December 1, 1861 and finished on December 3rd.

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[Letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore, December 1861], ark:/67531/metapth203332

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  • November 8, 1861 - December 3, 1861

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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 8:24 a.m.

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[Transcript of Letter from Elvira Moore to Josephus Moore, December 1861], letter, Date Unknown; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203115/: accessed January 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.