[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore, May 14, 1861]

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

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Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore discussing his recent arrival at Batesville, taking the oath of allegiance to the United States, voting against secession in Texas, the likelihood that the war will not last long, and his wish that Josephus could get some time to go home and check on the family. He also writes that Henry was pressed into service in Texas.

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[2] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Moore, Charles B. May 14, 1861.

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Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore discussing his recent arrival at Batesville, taking the oath of allegiance to the United States, voting against secession in Texas, the likelihood that the war will not last long, and his wish that Josephus could get some time to go home and check on the family. He also writes that Henry was pressed into service in Texas.

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[2] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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[Transcript of Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore, May 14, 1861]

Transcript of a letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore discussing his recent arrival at Batesville, taking the oath of allegiance to the United States, voting against secession in Texas, the likelihood that the war will not last long, and his wish that Josephus could get some time to go home and check on the family. He also writes that Henry was pressed into service in Texas.

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[Transcript of Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore, May 14, 1861], ark:/67531/metapth203103

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  • May 14, 1861

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Moore, Charles B. [Letter from Charles B. Moore to Josephus C. Moore, May 14, 1861], letter, May 14, 1861; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203319/: accessed November 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.