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Burchill Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: W-0009

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, clippings, photographs, and other documents pertaining to the Burchill Family of Fort Worth.

Dates

  • 1882-1896

Biographical / Historical

Mrs. Belle Burchill served as postmaster in the 1880s and later participated in the founding of the Fort Worth Benevolent Home. Her daughter, Edna M. Burchill, developed the Burchill Addition in east Fort Worth. She was also interested in music and the humane society. She also prepared an unpublished manuscript pertaining to her family and the early history of Fort Worth.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 Boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

Archives: 1B6
Title
Burchill Family Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Unknown
Date
Undated
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Fort Worth Public Library Archives Repository

Contact:
500 West 3rd Street
Fort Worth Texas 76102
817-392-7740