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Miscellaneous Nacogdoches County Business Records

 Collection
Identifier: B-0086
Scope and Contents This collection consists of store accounts, receipts, drug store orders, several notes and leters, a stock certificate, and some matchbooks. Researchers might find the receipts in Folder 1 useful for identifying early 20th-century Nacogdoches businesses. The letter in Folder 9 about a slave named Jim trying to buy the freedom of himself and his family is also of research interest.

Miscellaneous Nacogdoches County Records

 Collection
Identifier: B-0085
Scope and Contents The bulk of this collection are Nacogdoches Co. deeds for miscellaneous citizens. There are also land documents, promissory notes, field notes, broadsides for land or fugitives from the law, power of attorney and other probate documents, and entrance certificates. Researchers might find the entrance certificates, which are all from 1835 and in Spanish; and a pair of small broadsides from 1890-1891 for fugitives wanted for murder, of particular interest.

Nacogdoches County Courthouse Records

 Collection
Identifier: RHRD-B-34
Scope and Contents The records in this collection are classified in the inventory as either Civil Cases or Criminal Cases because the original boxes were labeled as such. However, various other kinds of documents were found in the boxes, including land office papers, naturalization papers, tax inventories, county surveyor's bonds and estray papers. For a paper copy of this finding aid, see the booklet El Rey: Nacogdoches County Court House Records, 1787-1879: Inventory and Index.

Nacogdoches County Records

 Collection
Identifier: RHRD-3

Rubie Morton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: A-0308
Scope and Contents The letter in this collection is a plea from a man named Bob who asks Ruby to go away with him. The letter indicates that Ruby may have been in some sort of danger or possibly a victim of abuse. The letter is not dated and the writer gives only his first name.

The Rusk Family Letters

 Collection
Identifier: A-0030
Scope and Contents The majority of this collection consists of accounts, bills, advertising circulars, county records, correspondence, notes, postcards, promissory notes, and receipts addressed to David Rusk or his son John Rusk. This collection will have appeal for both the casual observer and the serious historian or researcher. Documents deserving special consideration in the collection include: • Letters (60) between Texas’ first U.S. Senator, Thomas J. Rusk, and his younger brother David...

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