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Box 1

 Container

Contains 32 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1

 Box — Box: 1
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Appointment as surveyor for the colonies granted to De Zavala, Burnet, and Vehlein with instructions to surveyors (1 item), 7/1835

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Further instructions on duties as surveyor, August (1 item), 1835

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Appointment as deputy surveyor of Nacogdoches County, and further instructions on how surveys are to be conducted (2 items, 3 pieces), 1838

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Further instructions on conducting surveys, from the General Land Office (1 item), 1838

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Letter requesting Roark's survey notes on Barr and Davenport land, from A. A. Nelson (1 item), 1858

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Letter requesting Roark's survey notes on land in Corsicana County, from W. Mitchell (1 item, 2 pieces), 1860

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Appointment as overseer of the road from Nacogdoches to John Durst's new bridge on the Angelina River (1 item), 1838

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Statement appointing Roark as presiding judge of an election in his precinct (1 item), 1839

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.

Judgment of Roark as Justice of Peace in the case of C. M. Watters vs. Daniel Lacy (1 item, 2 pieces), 1840

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents The items in this collection relate to William Roark's work as a surveyor and in other official positions, to the buying and selling of slaves, and to other aspects of his life. All of the items in the collection are photocopies plus one typescript of one of the documents.