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Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of proceedings, constitutions, photographs, and books relating to the National and State Farmers Alliance.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a typescript of A History of Various Lines of the Fee Family in all Parts of the World by Col. Ralph E. Pearson, USA Rtd., 2218 Alta Vista Ave., Austin, Texas 78704 The typescript was placed in the archives because pages 800-901 were missing. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents Note The Fine Arts Club of Fort Worth Collection consists of one scrapbook documenting the club’s activities during the years 1946-1948. The scrapbook was compiled by club historian Mrs. O. A. Shugart, née Alice Morean Sherrod Shugart. The materials measure 1.08 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1946 - 1948
Scope and Description The First Methodist Church Collection consists of 22 boxes of documents and oversized materials comprising 14 linear feet. Box 1: Histories – miscellaneous manuscript histories; pamphlets; listings of pastors and officers Box 2: Administrative Records – directories, financial reports; annual reports Box 3: Women’s Missionary Society, Epworth League, Wesleyan Guild – minutes; pamphlets; reports Box 4: Children's Division – scrapbooks; pamphlets...
Scope and Contents The records document the history and operation of the bank and in particular the promotional activities of the marketing and public relations department. Among the most significant portions comprise historical research for A Bank and the Shoal of Time, a corporate history; vintage photographs of Fort Worth and the bank; and scrapbooks pertaining to the bank and its role in the large community. There is considerable biographical data pertaining to Fort Worth citizens who were officers,...
Dates: 1870 - 1993
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the records of the Commission including interactions with the State organization, volunteer committees, sanctioned events and projects, commemorative and promotional products, financial records, clippings, and photographs. It is arranged in six series: Organization; State Sesquicentennial Organization; Projects and Events; Finance; Administration; and Clippings, Photos, and Tapes. The extent of the collection is 25 boxes (12.5 linear feet).
Scope and Description The Fort Worth and Area Post Cards index is organized into three major series: Fort Worth; Grapevine; and Texas Miscellaneous post cards. Comprising the Fort Worth post cards series are 29 sub-series that include Airports/Aviation; Buildings Commercial; Buildings Public City of Fort Worth; Churches; Hotels; and Schools/Colleges. The Grapevine and Texas Miscellaneous series do not contain sub-series. As a general rule post cards can be found in only one sub-series; however a few duplicate cards...
Scope and Contents Note The collection contains an array of documents relating to schools of Fort Worth and Tarrant County, including school publications, newspaper clippings, event programs, photographs, and parent-teacher association documents. The collection contains material from over 45 local schools dating 1856-2004. The Fort Worth and Tarrant County Schools collection measures 1 linear foot (3 boxes).
Scope and Contents This is a scrapbook of newspaper articles relating to personnel serving in the armed forces during World War II from Fort Worth and Texas.
Dates: 1941 - 1945
Scope and Contents This collection consists of programs and some related materials of dinners and banquets of local organizations, organizations holding meetings in Fort Worth, and a few organizations holding meetings elsewhere in Texas. The photographs of people and places in the programs are indexed in the photograph index. The materials in the collection date from 1929-1962. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents The collection, which, comprises nine scrapbooks dated from 1930 to 1955 and from 1971 to 1999 as well as various regional convention programs from the 1990s. It is housed in 8 boxes.
Scope and Contents The collection, which dates from 1936-1943, consists of a single minute book from the Fort Worth Chapter of the Daughters the American Revolution. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear ft.).
Dates: 1936 - 1943
Scope and Contents This collection consists of miscellaneous materials relating to various churches in Tarrant County. The library has major collections for the First Methodist Church and St. Paul Lutheran Church. It has smaller collections for All-Saints Episcopal Church, Magnolia Christian Church. St. John’s Evangelical and Reformed Church and the Katie Casstevens Papers have information on the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Mansfield. The documents in this collection were donated by various individuals over...
Scope and Contents The Fort Worth City Flag collection consists of a single item, which is a City of Fort Worth flag that was used between 1968 and 2004. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Dates: Usage: 1968 - 2004
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of yearbooks, candidate lists, by-laws and charters, calendars, event programs, and cookbooks from various Fort Worth clubs. Arranged alphabetically by organization title, the collection dates from 1922-1997 and measures .4 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1922 - 1997
Scope and Contents The collection consists of articles of incorporation, constitution, membership lists, minutes, treasury reports, newsletters, scrapbooks and other documents dating from 1964 to 1988. The extent of the collection is 3 boxes (1.5 cubic feet).
Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of 32 color slides documenting points of interest, architecture, and activities unique to Fort Worth; and a descriptive list of the slides. The slides came in two plastic sleeve sheets and were transferred to two protective sleeve sheets. The original order was maintained. The slides are undated and the collection measures .2 linear feet (1 box). The box holds one folder, which houses the slides and the descriptive list.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the Golden Deeds Award Banquet programs. All of the programs beginning with the 4th Annual program have a photograph of the honoree and beginning with the 26th annual program there is a brief biographical sketch. The banquet is held in the spring to honor the person for the previous year. The years listed are for the year of the banquet. The materials in the collection date from 1932-1994. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1.0 linear foot).
Scope and Contents Note The Fort Worth Florists’ Association Records consist of organizational records, financial records, membership records, agendas, photographs, negatives, scrapbooks, awards and certificates, correspondence, directories and handbooks, minutes, newsletters, and notes that document the Fort Worth Florists’ Association. The records date from 1949-2013 with the bulk of the records dating from the 1980s to the 2000s. The Fort Worth Florists’ Association Records have been arranged into 3 series and 4...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the masters for the Fort Worth Genealogical Society's quarterly, Footprints , and scrapbooks. The scrapbooks include newsletters, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia pertaining to the history and activities of the Fort Worth Genealogical Society. Later additions of other material in the collection include financial and membership records, meeting minutes, correspondence,...
Scope and Contents The Fort Worth Granite & Marble Works Collection consists of thirteen items, comprised of one catalogue and twelve black and white photographs. With one exception, the photographs are undated, but appear to reflect Fort Worth circa 1885-1910. The items are arranged in one flat box, with each item in its own folder.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one scrapbook of clippings relating to a 1915-1916 local committee promoting home economics. The material in the scrapbook dates from 1915-1916. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents Series I, Board of Commissioners, 1938-1999, contains annual reports and meeting minutes. Meeting minutes are contained in twelve boxes, chronologically from 1938 – 1970. These include meeting dates, agendas, resolutions, accounts payable, budgets, bids, and employee changes. The annual reports range from 1938 – 1999, and are housed chronologically in one box. Series II, Ripley Arnold Place, 1938-1939, has Appraisal Reports and Warranty Deeds from houses and lots that were demolished...
Dates: 1938 - 2000
Scope and Contents The collection dates from January 14, 1944 to December 25, 1972. The extent of the collection is 13 boxes (7.00 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of programs for plays produced by the Fort Worth Little Theatre. The material in the collection dates from 1921-1935. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents Note The Fort Worth Mind collection consists of both hard copies and microfilm of the newspaper and its insert, Gravure Weekly (from the 1930s). There are no complete runs of the newspaper for the years covered. The Gravure Weekly and the newspapers in Box 11 are not available on microfilm. The materials date from 1933-1984 and measure 6.67 linear feet (11 boxes).
Content Description This collection consists of records of the Fort Worth Mortgage Bankers Association. The records include treasurer's report, meeting minutes, and membership rosters.
Dates: 1954 - 2010
Scope and Description This collection consists of 25 boxes of materials and 291 mounted photographs. It is divided into twelve series: Series I: Histories. Consists of various typewritten and published histories of the bank as well as biographical information collected on some of the directors and officers. Series II: Annual Reports. Consists of the published annual narrative reports from 1946 to 1988. Series III: Financial Reports. Consists of various financial reports and...
Dates: 1946 - 1988
Scope and Contents This collection consists of scrapbooks, clippings, programs, and photographs relating to the Fort Worth Opera Association and the Opera Guild of Fort Worth. The scrapbooks were divided into two series. The collection is arranged in six series. The scrapbooks in the first series document the production of the operas while the second series document the activities of the Opera Guild. There is some overlap in coverage between the two series and the dates on the scrapbooks are approximate. Series...