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Quillian Garrison Research Collection

Identifier: A-0042

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence, notes, copies of documents such as military records, Bible records, obituary notices, census data, deeds, death certificates, and newspaper clippings used by Miss Quillian Garrison to do the research for her book Descendants of Caleb Garrison, Sr. and His Wife, Sarah Fleming 1797-1966. Many of the descendants of Caleb Garrison lived in East Texas. The town of Garrison in Nacogdoches County is named for the Garrison family. There are approximately 750 items in the collection.


  • 1831-1973


Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.


2.00 Cubic Feet


This collection is described in 46 folders and housed in four clamshell boxes.

Guide to the Quillian Garrison Research Collection
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Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository