Richard and Ruth Muckelroy Collection
Letters, photographs, postcards, military manuals, masonic booklets, cookbooks, and other ephemera.
- Event: Donated 8/8/2016 by the First United Methodist Church of Nacogdoches
Language of Materials
The collection is in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research.
Biographical / Historical
Richard Maurice "Dick" Muckelroy (1915-2014) was born in Nacogdoches, Texas, the son of Fritz Norman Muckelroy and Minnie Ola clevinger. Ruth Earl Riley (1912-2006) was born in Henderson, Texas, the daughter of John Jefferson Riley and Daisy L. Parmer. They married April 12, 1946 in Nacogdoches, Texas.
He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in World War II. He received his Masters Degree from Stephen F. Austin State University and worked several years with Hunt Plumbing Company and Crawford Building Supply
1.0 Cubic Feet
The collection consists of twelve folders housed with other collections in a banker's box.
- Guide to the Richard and Ruth Muckelroy Collection
- Linda Reynolds
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