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Series II - Funeral Programs


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Gayle Hanson Papers consist of a Lake Como presentation CD, a printout of the “We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby” presentation, and several newspaper issues of La Vida News: The Black Voice, The Shorthorn, and The Dallas Examiner. Subsequent accretions to the collection include funeral programs and obituaries, A-B; C-D; E-G and H-I; S, T-V, and W; various surnames; The Black Voice (three issues); obituaries from Fort Worth Star-Telegram; Harry McDonald genealogy research; Prince Hall Freemason information; God's Trombones program from Jubilee Theatre; a Ringling Brothers Circus program; more varied funeral programs; an Architectural model of I.M. Terrel High School; and additional funeral programs and genealogical periodicals.

Some of the funeral programs have been digitized. See Gayle Hanson Papers in the African American Funeral Programs collection


  • Creation: 2014 - 2015


From the Collection: 4.5 Linear Feet (8 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Fort Worth History Center Repository

500 West 3rd Street
Fort Worth Texas 76102