Creator

Date Original

1882 February 5

Description

This collection contains one letter written from J.H. Moore, Camden, Arkansas, to his sister, Dora. The letter was written on February 5, 1882. It discusses Dora's plans to marry. The letter also references another sister who is not named. The collection also contains a transcription of the letter, transcribed by the donor of the collection, April Farrar Guin.

Biographical/Historical Note

The letter in this collection is believed to have been written by James Howe Moore. Moore was born around 1842 or 1843 in Bradley County, Tennessee. He married Dorothy A. (Dartha) Crowder (born around 1853 or 1854 in Tennessee) sometime around 1870 or 1871. It is believed that Moore served in the Civil War in the 19th Infantry, Company A. He died in Little Rock in 1917.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Alabama

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.178.018

Resource Type

Text

Collection

J.H. Moore letter, SMC.178.018

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

J.H. Moore letter, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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