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Obadiah Johnson Photograph Collection

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Identifier: A-0282
Scope and Contents Orignal and copies of photographs from the Sanctified Quarters in Nacogdoches, Texas. The Sanctified Quarter was an African American neighborhood located on the southeast side of Nacogdoches. By 1980, when University Drive was extended to Loop 224, a majority of the neighborhood was gone. The area was bordered by Shawnee St., Haywood St. and Deveraux St.

Oil Well Photographs Collection

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Identifier: A-0332
Content Description This collection consists of thirty-two 8x10 photographs. The images are thought to be from circa 1960 because of the vintage of the vehicles in several of the photographs. These images may be useful to researchers interested in the engineering, technology and history of oil production.

Pamela Lynn Palmer Collection on Karle Wilson Baker

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Identifier: A-0180
Scope and Contents This is a small collection consists of the unpublished manuscript, 'Let Me Grow Lovely: A Biography of Karle Wilson Baker, Texas Writer', with photographs of Karle Wilson Baker and her home.

Parks Family Collection

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Identifier: A-0197
Scope and Contents The collection consists of newspaper clippings from the late 1800s to the early 1900s as well as family photographs.

Paul Overall WWII Collection

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Identifier: A-0226
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the photographs taken by Overall from the liberation of a World War II concentration camp and his honorable discharge certificate.

Pauline Shirley Murrie Papers

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Identifier: A-0191
Scope and Contents Three photographs of an unidentified house; a letter to Matie Orton Davis from Addie T. McCall, 1935; and information on Baptist churches in Nacogdoches County, Texas.

Price-Hall Family Collection

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Identifier: A-0250
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Price – Hall family letters, photographs and newspaper clippings about the family.

Rev. Bettie Engram Kennedy Meeting Hall Collection

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Identifier: B-0131
Scope and Contents There are three distinct components to this collection. First, there are materials from three African American Masonic organizations (Dawn of Light Lodge no.79, Heroines of Jericho, White Swan Court no.148, and Order of the Eastern Star, Annie Jones Chapter no.114) and Camp no.71 of the American Woodmen of the World. Check receipt books, relief receipts, membership ledgers, minute books, dues payments, member correspondence, photographs, several broadsides, and other documents describe each...

Ross Fountain Family Collection

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Identifier: A-0331
Scope and Contents A pair of scrapbooks, family photographs, genealogy materials, and a bomber jacket makes up the majority of this small collection. The scrapbooks have photographs, newspaper clippings, telegrams, and letters about Ross Fountain and other Nacogdoches men serving in World War 2. Researchers might find the bombing mission notes in Folder 2 interesting, as they list the date of the mission, the location targeted, the number of bombs, and their yield. Researchers may also like the rare class...

Samuel E. Asbury Papers

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Identifier: A-0001
Scope and Contents The collection consists mainly of carbon copies of typescripts of correspondence, notes, manuscripts, and other documents that Samuel Asbury accumulated. Also included are twenty-six photographs and seventeen photo stats about Texas history and the Jonas Harrison family. A few newspaper clippings are contained in the collection. Handwritten original letters from Samuel Asbury to George Crocket and to Mrs. Lois Blount are included. The collection contains some handwritten notes by Samuel Asbury