[Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles B. Moore, March 23, 1891]

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

Description

Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles Moore in which she updates him on her family's health, the weather, and the crops. She discusses her children's schooling, as well as the hired hands and complains that she has not heard from some family members. She writes of receiving photographs of family members and request images of the Moore family.

Physical Description

6p. ; 20h x 13w cm.

Creation Information

Jernigan, Laura March 23, 1891.

Context

This letter is part of the collection entitled: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 47 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this letter or its content.

Named Persons

People who are significant in some way to the content of this letter. Additional names may appear in Subjects below.

Audiences

We've identified this letter as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this letter useful in their work.

Provided By

UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Special Collections Department collects and preserves rare and unique materials including rare books, oral histories, university archives, historical manuscripts, maps, microfilm, photographs, art and artifacts. The department is located in UNT's Willis Library in the fourth floor Reading Room.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this letter. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

Description

Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles Moore in which she updates him on her family's health, the weather, and the crops. She discusses her children's schooling, as well as the hired hands and complains that she has not heard from some family members. She writes of receiving photographs of family members and request images of the Moore family.

Physical Description

6p. ; 20h x 13w cm.

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this letter in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This letter is part of the following collection of related materials.

The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

What responsibilities do I have when using this letter?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this letter.

Creation Date

  • March 23, 1891

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Feb. 8, 2012, 11:22 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 19, 2015, 1:54 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this letter last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 47

Interact With This Letter

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Jernigan, Laura. [Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles B. Moore, March 23, 1891], letter, March 23, 1891; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth203645/: accessed October 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.