[Letter from Linnet White]

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 Linnet White to an unidentified recipient she addresses as "My dear Sweetheart," perhaps her husband, Claude D. White. This person has been out of town for a while, and Linnet is writing to tell them about recent events. She discusses some of the daily chores she has done, including working in the garden, and she mentions that her daughter, Ruth, has not been feeling well the past couple of days. She also discusses the training of officers for war and asks if this person's job will "be considered a useful occupation" so that he will not have to ... continued below

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[6] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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White, Linnet Creation Date: Unknown.

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Letter from Linnet White to an unidentified recipient she addresses as "My dear Sweetheart," perhaps her husband, Claude D. White. This person has been out of town for a while, and Linnet is writing to tell them about recent events. She discusses some of the daily chores she has done, including working in the garden, and she mentions that her daughter, Ruth, has not been feeling well the past couple of days. She also discusses the training of officers for war and asks if this person's job will "be considered a useful occupation" so that he will not have to fight.

Physical Description

[6] p. ; 20 x 13 cm.

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This letter was most likely written in 1917, as other letter nearby it in the collection were dated to that year, which would mean that the war she refers to is World War I. There are also several letters written between Linnet and Claude at this time.

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  • June 19, 2015, 5:26 p.m.

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White, Linnet. [Letter from Linnet White], letter, Date Unknown; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth204175/: accessed June 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.