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Summers Family Collection

Identifier: A-0359
The collection is mostly deed records and ledgers for rent and cash. Of interest is some WWI photographs and menus from the steamship Abangarez.


  • 1860-1988
  • Event: Donated 1/13/2020

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.


0.70 Cubic Feet

Biographical / Historical

Jason F. Summers was born August 4, 1925, in Moscow, Texas, to Link Ford Summers and Bessie Parrish. He attended Creighton University in Omaha and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Stephen F. Austin in 1956. He was a pipe organ player and played for horse shows in several states and throughout Texas. He was a retired funeral director, having worked for Cason Monk Funeral Home, and owned a funeral home in Victoria, Texas. He also worked as a real estate manager and served in the U. S. Army Air Corps.

Source: Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel


The collection consists of 13 folders and two ledgers and housed with other collections in a banker's box. It is organized at the folder level.
Guide to the Summers Family Collection
Linda Reynolds

Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository