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[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, March 29, 1861]

Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Ziza Moore, addressed as "Papa." He discusses the secession of Texas from the Union, slavery, crops, and a recent turkey hunting trip. The letter is torn in several places so that not all of it can be read. All that is visible of the sender's name is S. Moore.
Date: March 29, 1861
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
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[Letters from J. Sabina Rucker to Charles B. Moore, June 15-16, 1888]

Description: These letters are from the Charles B. Moore Collection. They are written by J. Sabina Rucker to her brother, Charles B. Moore. In this letter, Sabina updates Charles on the Rucker family and details the country around her. She notes that while in the country she saw cowboys herding fifteen hundred cattle to New Mexico. The topic of this first letter moves to correspondences she had begun writing to Henry or Solomon. She discusses their travel and lodging plans and then closes the letter. Her brief, second letter was written on June 16, 1888. She discusses a house the family is looking at and notes that they saw a pack of dogs as they were coming into town. She details some news about a family friends and closes the letter because of the misting rain. The envelope is included with the letters.
Date: June 15, 1888
Creator: Rucker, J. Sabina
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[Letter from Julia A. Barr to the Moore family, December 3, 1888]

Description: This item is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Julia A. Barr, Henry and Charles Moore's cousin. In the letter, Julia updates the Moore family on the happenings in Jerseyville, Illinois and the news includes: a dialogue about meeting cousin George Wilson in Eureka Springs, Arkansas while on a trip there, a discussion about the people that accompanied here on the trip and how long she stayed, details concerning the people she meet in Eureka Springs, a conversation about Seella, her two children, and Polly, a dialogue about their helper who was discharged over a year ago and how they are getting along without him, an update on the bountiful crops and how good rain has made it possible for people to get out of debt, a discussion about "Aunt" Sally Smith and Uncle Abner's family, a dialogue about Sottie Knaff's daughter, details about the Goodrich family, an aside about the town of Jerseyville, a dialogue about Mrs. O. P. Powell's children, a discussion about Wilson Cross and Ida Barr Cross, details about Fannie and her love for entertaining, updates on family, a dialogue about Barr's California trip and the places they stopped at along the way, details about the trip and the cities and sites Barr saw in California, a discussion about the trip back home to Illinois and details about their stop in Salt Lake City, an aside on how lovely the topography was from Salt Lake to Denver, a discussion on her return home, and a dialogue about recent plans. She closes the letter by asking how Linnet was doing, asks the Moore family to write soon, and sends her love to all. The envelope is included with the letter.
Date: December 3, 1888
Creator: Barr, Julia A.
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[New Mexico landscape]

Description: Photograph of a mountain landscape in New Mexico. Two coniferous trees are present in the foreground. The outlines of two mountains are present. Coniferous trees can be seen on the closest mountain. The sky above the mountains appears to be clear.
Date: [1900..1930]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
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[Warranty Deed, March 14, 1903]

Description: Warranty Deed from O. R. Tanner and Dillie L. Tanner, of Hagerman, Chaves County New Mexico, to Mrs Eva Bryan, dated March 14, 1903. The sale of the land in Hagerman was for $530.00. The property is describe in the document.
Date: March 14, 1903
Creator: Hayler, F. P.
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[United States Land Office Deed, January 2, 1904]

Description: Deed from the United States Land Office, Department of the Interior, for Bob Perryman of Dexter, Chaves County, New Mexico. The property, 156.67 acres, was bought for $39.17. The Desert Lands Acts of 1877 and 1891, under which this land deal was made possible, was designed to sell arid land with the condition that the buyer develop the property and irrigate it.
Date: January 2, 1904
Creator: Leland, Howard
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Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 31

Description: Bulletin issued by the U. S. Department of Agriculture compiling selected articles from the Agricultural Experiment Stations. This bulletin contains articles on: Root Systems of Plants, Fertilizers for Asparagus, Mushroom Culture, Onions in the Southwest, Ether Forcing of Rhubarb, Noodles, Condimental Feeds, Beef vs. Dairy Type for Beef Production, Feeding Skim-Milk Calves, Animal Food for Ducks, Milk from Diseases Cows, Cider Vinegar.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Office of Experiment Stations.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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[Abstract of Title, March 6, 1905]

Description: This is an abstract a of title. It has information pertaining to the Fruitland company in the territory of New Mexico. Attached to the title are two letter-sized pages containing a warranty deed.
Date: 1905-03-06~
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[Mortgage Deed, November 12, 1907]

Description: Mortgage deed between Bob Perryman, an unmarried man, and W.T. Holliway, both of Hagerman, Chaves County, New Mexico. For $500.00 promissory note for one half interest in two town lots in Hagerman, New Mexico. One small sheet is attached with a copy of the promissory note from the Hagerman National Bank.
Date: 1907~
Creator: Gayle, F. P.
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[Lease and long form, August 26th, 1907]

Description: Lease and long form, from E. W. Powell and Bob Perryman to E. L. Clark and Kate Clarke. The Clark's signed to lease two lots in Hagerman, Chaves County, Territory of New Mexico. The rent was set at $35.00 per month.
Date: August 26, 1907
Creator: Powell, E. W. & Perryman, Bob
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Granting Patent to Sisters of Blessed Sacrament for Indians and Colored People for Land on Navajo Reservation, Report

Description: Report of the Committee on Indian Affairs detailing the opinions and recommendations of the Committee on the proposed Senate bill 6523 to grant a patent for land to the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament for Indians and Colored People, a charitable organization. It includes collected correspondence from the President, the Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions, and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs in support of the proposed legislation.
Date: 1908~
Creator: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Indian Affairs.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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