[Letter from William Dodd and Bettie Franklin to Mary Moore and Matilda Dodd, January 15, 1877]

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

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A letter from William Dodd and Bettie Franklin to Matilda Dodd and Mary Moore on January 14, 1877. Mary Moore's mother, Matilda, is presumably visiting her in Texas. In the letter, William and Bettie talk about the warm and wet weather, as well as the state of the farm and animals. Bettie tells Mary and her mother that her son, Quincy, is teething. Included with this item is the envelope in which the letter was mailed. The envelope, postmarked January 15 from Gallatin, Tennessee, is addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Collin County, Texas, Box No 12.

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[2] p. ; 20 x 25 cm.

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Dodd, William & Franklin, Bettie January 14, 1877.

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A letter from William Dodd and Bettie Franklin to Matilda Dodd and Mary Moore on January 14, 1877. Mary Moore's mother, Matilda, is presumably visiting her in Texas. In the letter, William and Bettie talk about the warm and wet weather, as well as the state of the farm and animals. Bettie tells Mary and her mother that her son, Quincy, is teething.

Included with this item is the envelope in which the letter was mailed. The envelope, postmarked January 15 from Gallatin, Tennessee, is addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Collin County, Texas, Box No 12.

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[2] p. ; 20 x 25 cm.

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[1] p. ; 8 x 14 cm.

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  • January 14, 1877

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Dodd, William & Franklin, Bettie. [Letter from William Dodd and Bettie Franklin to Mary Moore and Matilda Dodd, January 15, 1877], letter, January 14, 1877; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203426/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.