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Reby Cary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0081
Scope and Contents Note The Reby Cary Papers consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, awards and plaques, and subject files relating to the careers and interests of Mr. Cary. The materials date from 1943-2008 and measure 14.4 linear feet (23 boxes). The collection has been divided into eight series: Biographical, Subject Files, Clippings, Photographs, Audio/Visual & Electronic Records, Awards, Memorabilia, and Oversized Materials. The Biographical series (1943-2008) contains...
Dates: 1943 - 2008

Reimers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C-0085
Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of materials related to the book Little Truths Better Than Great Fables, which is a catalog of the collection that was published by the Fort Worth Public Library, and materials documenting an exhibit of the Reimers Collection in celebration of National Children’s Book Week in 2003. The materials date from 1975 to 2003. The collection measures 1.58 linear feet (4 boxes), and it is arranged into two series. The first series, ...
Dates: 1975 - 2003

Revolutionary War Pension Records

 Collection
Identifier: C-0046
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photocopies of Military Records from the National Archives. All the records except three relate to service in the Revolutionary War. Index cards for the individuals are file with the Family Manuscripts card file.
Dates: Undated

Reynolds-Campbell Lumber Company Records

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Identifier: R-0066
Scope and Contents This collection consists of account books of the Reynolds-Campbell Lumber Company. The extent of the collection is 3 boxes (1.5 linear feet).
Dates: 1942 - 1961

Richard C. Thompson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0025
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the personal papers of Richard Carroll Thompson. the records date from 1915-1996. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Dates: 1915-1996

Riverside Christian Church Records

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Identifier: R-0077
DESCRIPTION The Riverside Christian Church Records consists of 65 boxes (36 linear ft.) of material arranged into nine Series. The records range from 1910 to 2007 with the bulk of the items being from the 1939 until 2005. I. ADMINISTRATION RECORDS (23 boxes) consist of information about attendance, membership, Board Minutes (1939-2005), financial records, insurance policies, and deeds. The most important records are the Board minutes. II. MISCELLANEOUS (1 box) consist of various...
Dates: 1910-2007

Robert Eugene Bell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0035
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a scrapbook and a copy of Robert Eugene Bell's book, The Butterfly Tree.
Dates: 1959

Robert G. Johnson Record Book

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Identifier: R-0032
Scope and Contents The ledger, which contains 904 records of deeds and conveyances of land in Tarrant County from June 6, 1885 to June 19th, 1896, includes transactions of prominent Fort Worth citizens like B. B. Paddock, J. P. Smith, W. A. Huffman and J. J. Jarvis.
Dates: 1885 - 1896

Robert McKee Publications

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Identifier: C-0038
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two publications published by Robert McKee concerning activities in downtown Fort Worth. The first was The Wire which was followed by Downtown Scene".
Dates: 1996-[2003]

Rocket Club Records

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Identifier: R-0021
Scope and Contents William Byron Smith was born in Long Street, Louisiana. He came to Fort Worth in 1946 and built and operated the Rocket Club until his retirement in 1973. He died on October 8, 1992. His wife, Cordia Iones Smith was co-owner and operator of the Rocket Club until 1973. She died on July 23, 1995. William D. Satterwhite was the manager of the club during this time period before he moved to the Skyliner Club. The acts that played at The Rocket consisted of ballroom dancers, acrobats, jugglers,...
Dates: 1948 - 1949

Rockwood Christian Church Records

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Identifier: R-0065
Scope and Contents The Rockwood Christian Church Records consist of historical church documents, handbooks, newspaper articles, sermons, Sunday brochures, committee records, membership lists, pastor notes, directories, photographs, floor plans, blueprints, maps, legal papers, and financial records. The records date from 1905-1996, with the bulk of the records dating from the 1960s-1980s. The records measure 2.5 linear feet (3 boxes).
Dates: 1905 - 1996

Roy A. Pierce's Photographs of Hawaii and China

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Identifier: C-0044
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the photographic scrapbook of Roy A. Pierce of Hawaii and China in 1935 and 1936.
Dates: 1935-1936

Roy and Claribel Kendall Slides

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Identifier: C-0084
Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of 339 slides from the Eastern Star and Masonic gatherings the Kendalls attended. The gatherings were throughout the United States. The slides came in 11 slide boxes that each had detailed notations about the slides. These descriptions were photocopied and kept with the slides that were placed into protective sleeves. The slides date from 1957-1963 and measure 1.08 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1957 - 1963

Ruth Harlow Papers

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Identifier: W-0024
Scope and Contents The extent of the collection is 21 boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Dates: undated

S & P Home Mission: Synod of Texas Scrapbook

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Identifier: C-0047
Scope and Contents This is a scrapbook of the activities of the Home Mission of the Synod of Texas, Presbyterian Church. It includes brochures, clippings, notices, photographs, etc. concerning its activities.
Dates: 1933 - 1935

Saint Paul's Lutheran Church Records

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Identifier: R-0042
Scope and Contents The St Paul's Lutheran Church Papers is a manuscript collection consisting of correspondence, administrative records, church publications, orders of worship, various record and ledger books, newspaper clippings, and photographs. The collection is divided into eight series:Series I, Administrative Records: Copies of the various constitutions, by-laws, and other founding documents that relate to the organizational structure of the church throughout its history; records...
Dates: 1893 - 1993

Sam Cantey Papers

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Identifier: P-0003
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials collected by Sam B. Cantey III. Sam B. Cantey III was born in Fort Worth in 1914. He was the son of Sam Cantey Jr. and grandson of Sam Cantey Sr., both well-known Fort Worth Attorneys. He graduated from Culver Military Academy and Washington and Lee University. He became began collecting art while he was a student. He became involved in banking and eventually became a vice-president of the First National Bank. He was a board member, past president and...
Dates: Undated

Sam Farmer Papers

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Identifier: P-0026
Scope and Contents Note The Sam Farmer Papers contain copies of documents contemporary to Sam Farmer’s life, including newspaper clippings, court records, census records, and photographs. The collection also contains results of research conducted in 2005, including documents about associated parties and correspondence with research facilities and descendents of Sam Farmer. The collection includes no original documents; rather, it consists of copies of documents collected during research. The collection contains copies...
Dates: 1880-2005

Samuel Asbury Papers

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Identifier: P-0072
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to Samuel E. Asbury. He was born in 1872 and arrived in Texas in 1904. He was assistant state chemist of Texas for 45 years.

He began working on a project where history will be intensified through its mixture with verse, music and acting. The majority of the items relate to this project. The items in this collection were originally part of the Lake Collection and include correspondence with Mary Daggett Lake.
Dates: 1931-1950; undated

Samuel Garcia Papers

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Identifier: P-0107
Scope and Description SERIES I: PERSONAL PAPERS The Personal Papers series contains Samuel Garcia’s materials and documents relating to his involvement with various organizations, businesses, and publications. The materials were originally housed in three-ring binders labeled Personal Papers, were removed and placed in acid-free folders without altering the organization to preserve the provenance of the series. Documents included in the series are from The American G I Forum; “Community News and Events”...
Dates: unknown

Samuel Losh Papers

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Identifier: P-0042
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, programs, news clippings, and other materials pertaining to the career of an early twentieth century Fort Worth singer, music director and composer.
Dates: 1904 - 1943

San Angelo, Texas African-American Papers

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Identifier: P-0054
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of funeral programs, photographs and memorial books for some African-American families from San Angelo, Texas. A few of the programs are for people outside of San Angelo. The items may have been assembled by Rosie Lee Gable since it appears she was related to or knew many of the people in the collection.
Dates: 1951-1981

Sandra Plummer Photograph Collection

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Identifier: C-0115
Scope and Content Notes The Sandra Plummer Photograph Collection consists of 1 box, or 0.25 linear feet of materials. The collection consists entirely of black-and-white photographs. Aside from four unidentified tintypes that appear to be family photographs from the 1880s, the collection consists of images from the Philippine-American War and World War I. Thirty-one (31) of the images relate to the Philippine-American conflict of 1899-1902. Twenty-seven (27) of the photographs are 8” x 5”; the rest are 8” x 6.5”. A...
Dates: 1899-1919

Sawyer Family Papers

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Identifier: P-0056
Scope and Contents The Sawyer Family Papers collection consists of materials relating to the Sawyer Family. The collection was arranged into four series, I-IV. Series I consists of correspondence and includes folders 1 and 2. The correspondence consists of inquires pertaining to the following families: Blake, Cooke, Craig, Gex, Gregor, Grigsby, Hartisfield, Hunt, Lee, Pleasants, Sawyer, Taliaferro, Taylor, Winston and Young. Series II includesearch notes and includes folders 3 thru 13. Series III consists of...
Dates: 1909-1950

Scheuber-Cowan Wedding Book

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Identifier: W-0057
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the wedding book of Florence Cowan and John William Scheuber.
Dates: 1911

Schlottman Family Papers

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Identifier: P-0057
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to John Schlottman and his family. William Schlottman discusses his father and items in the collection in a taped interview. The third box consists of memorabilia. The loose items are large size items that would not fit in a box. The collection has some correspondence with President Eisenhower and other politicians.
Dates: 1911 - 1969

Shires Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C-0048
Scope and Contents Note The Shires Photograph Collection includes photographs documenting infrastructure construction projects in Fort Worth in the 1920s and 1930s. The collection dates from 1928-1931 and measures .6 linear feet (2 boxes).
Dates: 1928 - 1931

Simpson-Crocker Family Album

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Identifier: C-0051
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one album and one folder of loose photographs that accompanied that album but were not affixed within it. The “Floral Album” is bound in red velvet, with embossed floral design and title. Extremely fragile; pile has disintegrated from fabric in many areas. The album consists of family photographs (some of which are tintypes) with notes in ink and pencil identifying family members and providing additional information. The album was assembled by Lizzie Armedia...
Dates: Undated

Smith Family Manuscript

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Identifier: P-0079
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a manuscript compiled and edited by Leonard Andrea of Columbia, South Carolina for Henry E. Smith, Sr. of Nashville, Tennessee. The manuscript was placed in the archives because the margins were too narrow to bind.
Dates: Undated

Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show Programs

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Identifier: C-0053
Scope and Contents This collection consists of souvenir annuals of the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show. The programs were collected from various sources over the years.
Dates: 1908 - 1995