Letter from F. Kirby, 26 May 1867
 


Citation

“Letter from F. Kirby, 26 May 1867,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 18, 2024, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15217.


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Title

Letter from F. Kirby, 26 May 1867

Description

This is a letter from F. Kirby, one of Samuel J. Kirby’s children, to an aunt or uncle. The letter begins with mention of a robbery that occurred in a nearby county in Missouri, a robbery that likely was committed by the Jesse James gang. In the remainder of the letter, Kirby discusses how ugly women are in the area they live in.

Subject

Robbery
James, Jesse, 1847-1882

Date

1867-05-26

Format

PDF
Letters (Correspondence)

Extent

2 pages

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Letter_05_26_1867.pdf

Coverage

Ashe County (N.C.)

Spatial Coverage

https://www.geonames.org/4453028/ashe-county.html

Temporal Coverage

1860s

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