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Tarrant County Historical Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: R-0018
Scope and Contents The collection consists of administrative records, historical manuscripts, photographs, and tape recordings created or collected by the Tarrant County Historical Society. Records pertain to the organization and operation of the Fort Worth Historical Society (1925-1948) and Tarrant County Historical Society (1948-1962). In 1992 administrative records for 1976 to 1991 were added to the collection. Historical manuscripts, photographs and tape recordings pertain to the history of Fort Worth and...
Dates: 1925-1991

Tarrant County Historical Survey Committee Records

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Identifier: R-0043
Dates: 1960 - 1964

Tarrant County Junior College Newspapers

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Identifier: C-0016
Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of issues of campus newspapers from Tarrant County Junior College campuses. The newspapers served the students and faculty of their respective campuses with articles about students, the college, and other relevant topics. Numerous issues of each newspaper are missing. There are 30 issues of Northeast Weekly Student, beginning with February 20, 1985 through April 27, 1988. The collection includes 15 issues of Northwest Passage, beginning with March 15, 1985, through April...
Dates: 1983-1988

Tarrant County Original Land Grants

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Identifier: C-0103
Scope and Contents This collection consists of deeds to land in Tarrant County including one deed from Shelby County. This collection includes deeds from prominent Tarrant County citizens like John Peter Smith and Middleton T. Johnson. The collection is arrange in alphabetically order by the grantee last name and then arranged chronologically when there is more than one deed. The records in the collection date from 1854-1884. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Dates: 1854 - 1884

Tarrant County Probate Records

 Collection
Identifier: R-0058
Scope and Contents Note The Tarrant County Probate Records consist of photocopies and scans of the probate records and estate records from the 1850s to the early 1900s. While the majority of the materials are probate records, other estate records and records created after the Tarrant County Courthouse fire are included in these records. The packets contain copies petitions, wills, administrator and guardian bonds, inventories, appraisements, claims against estates, returns of administrators, distribution to heirs, and...
Dates: unknown

Tarrant County/Fort Worth, Texas Highway Map

 Collection
Identifier: C-0056
Scope and Contents This collection consists of six county highway maps of Fort Worth. The collection consists of the base map of Tarrant County plus five of the six city maps. The maps measure 36" x 50". The maps are interesting because they show Fort Worth and Tarrant County before the freeways were built.
Dates: 1954

Tex Eddleman Oral History

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Identifier: C-0093
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of 2 transcripts and 1 audio cassette tape from the oral history interview Ken Hopkins conducted with Tex Eddleman on August 11, 1995. Of the 2 transcripts, 1 is the initial transcript and the other has been marked up for edits, but there is not a final transcript available. The collection measures .2 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1995

Texas Cemetery Records of Tarrant County

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Identifier: C-0079
Scope and Contents This collection consists of inscriptions of headstones located in cemeteries in Tarrant County. The cemeteries include Arlington, Arwine, Ayres, Azle, Bear Creek, Bedford, Benbrook, Birdville, Bourland, Burke, Calloway, Calvary (Mansfield), Cope, Corn, Crowley, Dido, Estes, Everman, Ford, Forest Hill, Gibbins, Gibson, Gilliland, Gilmore, Grapevine, Grimsley, Handley, Harper, Harrison, Hawkins, Hodgkins, Hoggard, Hollis, Howard, Hudson, Indian Creek, Isham, Johnson Station, Kennedale, Keystone...
Dates: 1952 - 1959

Texas Federation of Music Clubs, 1st District

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Identifier: R-0059
Scope and Contents Note The Texas Federation of Music Clubs 1st District Collection consists of documents, yearbooks, and audio recordings. The series contains material from 1926-1979 and measure 8.54 linear feet (21 boxes). The first series, Club Documents (1926-1941), contains a variety of paper artifacts relating to the club’s activities. This series includes event programs, publications, meeting minutes, and correspondence. Documents are arranged alphabetically by folder title. The second...
Dates: 1926 - 1979

Texas Industrial Home For Unfortunate Women And Girls Records

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Identifier: R-0060
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two volumes. The first is titled Annual Reports: Women’s Home and dates from 1892. This volume contains notes and newspaper clippings regarding the establishment of the home and its history, and the organization’s constitution and bylaws. The second is titled Secy. Book: Women’s Industrial Home 1899—Fort Worth, Texas. It contains the charter of the organization, and the minutes of their board meetings.
Dates: 1892 - 1909

Texas Society Daughters of Colonial Wars Scrapbooks

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Identifier: C-0080
Scope and Contents Note The Texas Society of Daughters of Colonial Wars Records consists of three (3) scrapbooks documenting the history and events of the stated years, including photographs, event memorabilia, and news clippings. The materials date from 1987-2013, and measure 1.17 linear feet (3 boxes).

The first scrapbook covers the years 1987-2004.

The second scrapbook covers the years January 2005 - June 2010.

The third scrapbook covers the years 2007-June 2013.
Dates: 1987 - 2013

Texas Spring Palace

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Identifier: C-0050
Dates: Undated

Texas State Historical Markers, Tarrant County Collection

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Identifier: C-0057
Scope and Contents This collection consists of applications for historical markers approved by the Texas Historical Commission that are located in Tarrant County. Most of the folders include a sample of the wording on the marker plus supporting documentation although a few have just the wording on the marker.
Dates: Undated

Texas Tax Lists

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Identifier: C-0017
Scope and Contents This collection consists of handwritten list of Texas Counties Tax Rolls from 1837 until 1846. Some of the counties are arranged in alphabetical order.

1 box (.5 linear feet).
Dates: 1837 - 1846

The Bohemian

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Identifier: C-0066
Scope and Contents The library has all five volumes of The Bohemian and a souvenir edition. The Bohemian is also available on microfiche and the Digital Archives Collection at http://www.fortworthtexasarchives.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p16084coll12.
Dates: unknown

The Children’s Hour Magazine

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Identifier: C-0108
Scope and Contents This collection contains issues of The Children’s Hour. Included are issues from January-October and December 1869, 1870 (various months), and 1871 (various months). The collection is arranged by date and measures .2 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1869 - 1871

The Critic

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Identifier: C-0109
Scope and Contents Note The Critic consists of issues dating from the newspaper’s inception on December 11, 1915 through December 15, 1917. In addition, there are two single editions dating September 15, 1917 and August 31, 1918. The materials measure 1.6 linear feet (2 boxes). The Critic is also available on microfilm, which is housed with the Fort Worth Texahoma Bugler and the ...
Dates: 1915-1919

The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Records

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Identifier: R-0048
Scope and Contents The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Records is comprised of programs, marketing materials, photographs, negatives, slides, audio/visual recordings, clippings, and scrapbooks. The materials date from 1866-2007 and measure 50.08 linear feet (142). The collection contains three record groups: Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Records, Norwood Dixon Papers, and Brooks Morris Papers. The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Records have been divided into nine series: Board of Directors, Marketing,...
Dates: 1866 - 2007

The Great War in Pictures

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Identifier: C-0092
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of 11 books from the series, The Great War in Pictures. The books contain pictures of World War I with captions in German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese. The materials are dated 1915 and measure .2 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1915

The Gruen Plan

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Identifier: R-0061
Scope and Description The Gruen Plan collection consists of one box of materials. Included in the collection are architectural drawings, journal and newspaper articles, reports, photographs, press releases and budget proposals. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1955-1956.
Dates: 1955-1956

The Littlest Wiseman Programs

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Identifier: C-0013
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of the programs for the musical nativity play, The Littlest Wiseman. The collection measures 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Dates: 1966-2012

The National Society United States Daughters of 1812, General Edward H. Tarrant Chapter Records

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Identifier: R-0017
SCOPE AND CONTENT The National Society United States Daughters of 1812, General Edward H. Tarrant Chapter Records contain scrapbooks and meeting minutes. The materials date from 1954-2008 and measure 2.5 linear feet (5 boxes). The collection is arranged into two series. The first series, Meeting Minutes (1958-1996), consists of meeting minutes from chapter meetings. The minutes reference chapter officers, members, causes supported by the chapter, and programs and events. The minutes from 1990-1992...
Dates: 1954-2008

The Thomason Newsletters

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Identifier: C-0102
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of newsletters produced by Carol Jacobson in Salem, Oregon. The newsletters include information about Thomason family pedigree and migration patterns as well as biographies, stories of events in the family’s history, and maps. The collection dates from 1984-2001 and measures .4 linear feet (1 box). The arrangement of the collection is chronological, with miscellaneous documents appearing at the beginning of the collection in folder 1: Census, Pedigree...
Dates: 1984 - 2001

The U. S. Army in Action

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Identifier: C-0111
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a series of fourteen 20" x 24" prints depicting important events in the history of the United States Army. It was published by the United States of American War Office. The extent of the collection is 1 box (2.20 linear feet).
Dates: unknown

The Woman’s Club of Fort Worth, Art Department Scrapbooks

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Identifier: W-0003
Scope and Contents Note The Woman’s Club of Fort Worth, Art Department collection consists of 13 scrapbooks. The materials date from 1956-2004 and measure 5.8 linear feet (14 boxes). Included within the scrapbooks are clippings, photographs, invitations, programs, certificates, brochures, newsletters, correspondence and membership lists. Some scrapbooks were water damaged; those pages were scanned, and when possible, the original materials were saved. Several magnetic scrapbooks were in the collection and have been...
Dates: 1956-2004

The Woman’s Club of Fort Worth, Spectrum Scrapbooks

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Identifier: W-0004
Scope and Contents Note The Woman’s Club of Fort Worth, Spectrum collection consists of six scrapbooks. The materials date from 1973-2000 and measure 1.46 linear feet (4 boxes). Included within the scrapbooks are clippings, photographs, invitations, programs, newsletters, correspondence and membership lists. The collection was made entirely of magnetic scrapbooks; they have been scanned, printed, and when possible, the original materials were saved.
Dates: 1973-2000

Theatre Programs

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Identifier: C-0081
Scope and Contents This collection consists of theatre programs from various theatre groups in Tarrant County. The records in the collection date from 1955-2016 The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot).
Dates: 1955 - 2016

Tina Walls Papers

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Identifier: W-0063
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials collected by Tina Walls relating to the Fort Worth Police Department.
Dates: 1935-1968