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Atkinson Family Papers

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Identifier: A-0186
Scope and Contents The collection contains photographs, letters, genealogical information, and news articles related to the Atkinson-Gray families.

Birdwell Family Papers

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Identifier: A-0221
Scope and Contents Joel Birdwell family land documents from Nacogdoches and Rusk Counties.

Burk-Bone Family Letters

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Identifier: A-0010
Scope and Contents Typed transcriptions of correspondence, poems and newspaper clippings relating to the Burk and Bone families of Nacogdoches County.

Covington Family Papers

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Identifier: A-0251
Scope and Contents This collection contains an audio tape, personal letters, legal notices, bills of health, and bank receipts dating from 1890 to roughly 1924. Most of the personal letters are to Mrs. L. Covington from her daughter Sarah and son-in-law, Mr. H.T. Temme concerning their personal life, marriage and Sarah's schooling. A few other letters are written by other family members, including sisters and other children concerning the health and well being of Mr. Covington. Many of the health letters and...

Crawford-Yancy-Scrogins Family Papers

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Identifier: A-0155
Scope and Contents The collection contains original documents, including legal and financial records, land papers, and personal correspondence concerning the Crawford, Yancy and Scroggins families, 1823-1902.

Easley-Thornton Family Collection

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Identifier: A-0245
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection consists of both the Easley and Thornton family photos from 1900-1937. A few interesting photos include those of the newly built Canton Court House in 1937. This collection also contains a blank marriage license, personal letters, and postcards.

Ellen Landers Collection

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Identifier: A-0275
Scope and Contents While ostensibly a genealogical collection detailing Ellen Landers’s ancestry going back more than 6 generations, the Ellen Landers Collection also offers valuable insight into topics such as the interstate slave trade, antebellum politics in Georgia, the 1856 Democratic National Convention, secession, and 1880s courtship etiquette. The majority of historical documents are correspondence to and from family and friends, but there are also bills and receipts, dance invitations, and one month of...

George and Bertha Perry Hogan Collection

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Identifier: A-0266
Scope and Contents The collection consists mostly of photographs of George and Bertha Hogan's family.

Herrera Family Papers

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Identifier: A-0015
Scope and Contents The Herrera Family Papers include a original land grant signed by Gov. Hubbard. There are also 15 original deeds of sale, mostly concerning portions of the original grant, dated 1886 to 1965. The collection also includes family photographs, account books and a copy of the will of Marvin Falcon and Beulah Herrera Falcon.

Ingraham-Blount-Gough Papers

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Identifier: A-0168
Scope and Contents This collection consists of original documents and research materials collected by Mary Martha Hackney on the Ingraham family of Nacogdoches County, the Blount family of San Augustine County, the Gough family, and other families connected to them, including the B. F. Prices, Landons and Tuckers. The collection contains photocopies, carbons, typescripts, and original manuscript materials.