[Letter to Aunt Mary and Linnet, August 14, 1884]

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

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Letter to Mary Moore and her daughter Linnet in 1884. The letter is torn and no signature from the writer is attached. The writer discusses the heat of the summer and its impact on crops. The letter discusses the health of family members and activities, such as laundry, ironing and a camp meeting. The writer also gives news of family and friends. It ends by saying that wife of Harris Battan has died.

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8p. ;15 h x 13w cm.

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Creator: Unknown. August 14, 1884.

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Letter to Mary Moore and her daughter Linnet in 1884. The letter is torn and no signature from the writer is attached. The writer discusses the heat of the summer and its impact on crops. The letter discusses the health of family members and activities, such as laundry, ironing and a camp meeting. The writer also gives news of family and friends. It ends by saying that wife of Harris Battan has died.

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8p. ;15 h x 13w cm.

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  • August 14, 1884

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[Letter to Aunt Mary and Linnet, August 14, 1884], letter, August 14, 1884; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203548/: accessed December 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.