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Abstract Letters to and from family members and friends with the majoritiy of the letters being from Albert to Lera.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence and research material for Kemper's graduate thesis on Lindley Beckworth, lawyer, Texas legislator, and U.S. representative, of Gilmer, Texas. There are also 28 oral history interviews (OH-1767 to OH-1794) on cassette tape that have been integrated into the separate Oral History Collection.
Scope and Contents The collection contains four original land deeds (1849-1851) and copies of two other land documents. There are also several biographical and genealogical materials, including a typescript of an account by Jesse H. Muckleroy (son of David) tracing the family's move from Tennessee to Texas and the establishment of their farm near Nacogdoches.
Scope and Contents The papers in this collection consist of original documents and letters and other materials collected and produced by Jimmie Willis Hanks (granddaughter of J. T. Bogard) of Center, Texas and Irene Bogard Winton of Beaumont, Texas, while working on family history. Family lines researched include those of Hanks, Bogard, Burleson, Miller, Hartsfield, Barfield, and Shipp. There is a small amount of material on the Key and Hyde families. Mrs. Hanks incorporated the files of Mrs. Winton into hers and...
Scope and Contents The collection includes seven letters written by Kelsey H. Douglass to his wife Minerva while he was a member of Congress in Houston. The letters are mostly concerned with getting things done at home during Kelsey's absence. These letters were laminated with the intent of preserving them. Unfortunately the lamination is starting to turn darker in color. There are also two letters from Minerva Douglass' aunt and uncle, Jesse and Mary Childress Benton. One letter was written from Nachitoches, LA,...
Scope and Contents Material in this collection mainly consists of correspondence during his time as a state Congressman and Senator. There is also some personal correspondence during and after his time in political office.
Scope and Contents Stamped "General Index - Peyton F. Edwards" the ledger serves as an index to Dockets D and E of an unidentified record of judgments. The names included in the index are those of Nacogdoches residents of the period.
Abstract Robert Wilson was a businessman, soldier in the Republic of Texas Army and congressman of Harrisburg, Texas. Photostats of Wilson's letters to his son, James Theodore Dudley Wilson, and some miscellaneous other documents.
Arrangement This collection consists of three series arranged across two boxes and one oversized bundle. Series 1: Mississippi (Box 1) Subseries 1: Personal Materials 1837-1872 – Correspondence, receipts, and personal estate documents in separate folders and in chronological order. Subseries 2: Professional Legal Papers 1840-1871 – Correspondents and legal cases in separate folders and in...
- Subject: Legislators -- Texas X
- Beckworth, Lindley 1
- Bogard, James Thompson, 1848-1930 1
- Douglass, Kelsey H. (Harris) 1
- Edwards, Peyton Forbes 1
- Hanks, Jimmie Willis 1
- Kemper, Billie Bundick, 1920- 1
- Lock, Ottis 1
- Muckleroy, David 1
- Muckleroy, Jesse H. 1
- Southland Paper Mills (Lufkin, Tex.) -- Officials and employees 1
- Texas Rangers 1
- Thomas, Albert, 1898-1966 -- Correspondence 1
- Watkins, Jesse J., b. 1828 1
- Watkins, Jesse, c.1776-1839 1
- Watkins, Richard Overton, b.1816 1
- Whitesides, Washington M. 1
- Wilson, James Theodore Dudley, 1820-1902 1
- Wilson, Robert 1
- Winton, Irene Bogard 1
- Word, Thomas Jefferson 1 ∧ less