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Scope and Contents Note The Gordon Trice collection consists of color and black and white photographs. The subjects of the black and white photographs are award-winning authors and illustrators who are affiliated with the National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature. The Lincoln Memorial photographs are in color. The portraits are undated, and the Lincoln Memorial photographs were taken in 2009. The collection is arranged in two series, Authors and Illustrators and ...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Gose family and research for The Gose book : the descendants of Stephen Mathus and Mary Frances Gerking Gose, Decatur, Wise County, Texas by Thelma Pearl Chitwood Yost.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a scrapbook, a placard commemorating the 25 year celebration of Congressman and US House Speaker Jim Wright, postcards, photographs, and a research paper. The scrapbook is titled Snaps and Scraps, with notations of “Gracie Scrapbook, 1961-64, TCU-ZETA” handwritten on the cover. It contains newspaper clippings, greeting cards and invitations, postcards and memorabilia from travel; and programs from musicals, concerts, and other events. The contents of the scrapbook...
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).
Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of issues of the Greater Meadowbrook News from 2003-2005 and measures .6 linear feet (2 boxes).
Dates: 2003 - 2005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of programs from the Greenwall Opera House. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot).
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.
Scope and Content This is a photo album of unknown origin. It consists primarily of photographs taken on Guam probably in 1945. 1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two diaries of H. C. Medford. The diaries cover the period between January 19-February 15, and March 10-April 14, 1864. Besides the diaries of H. C. Medford, the materials include items relating to the transcription of the diaries by Rebecca W. Smith and Marion Mullins. The diaries were published in the Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 34, Number 2, p. 106-140 and Number 3, p. 203-230.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials on the Hamlett Family collected by Marie Hamlett. The families include Barrett, Beasley, Ellis, McDaniel, Mixon, Tate, Thompson, Warner, and Weir. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot).
Scope and Contents Note The Handley Herald collection begins with its inaugural edition in September 2006 and continues through May 2011. The collection measures 2 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 2006 - 2011
Scope and Contents The information in the Handley High School Yearbook and Class of 1959 Preservation Project was compiled by David Eugene McConnell (class of 1959). The collection includes two Handley High School yearbooks, a Handley High School Class of 1959 Reunion binder, four binders of scanned and printed Handley High School Yearbooks, and an external hard drive and compact discs that contain the contents of the binders. The materials date from 1925-2009 and measure 1.63 linear feet (5 binders, 2 books, and...
Dates: 1925 - 2009
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a single account book of a Fort Worth hardware store. The extent of the collecition is 1 box (.25 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Hardy Family. The majority were descended from Thomas Hardy. Most of the items relate to submissions to Frederick A. Virkus' The Compendium of American Genealogy. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs relating to Harley Luker and his family.
Dates: 1916 - 1974
Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of a personal history portfolio. The portfolio contains reproductions of photographs, outlines, biographies, certificates, letters, clippings, and campaign materials.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the high school records of Hazel Davis. The Fort Worth High School annual has her graduation invitation and a copy of a grade report attached to the annual.
Dates: 1922, Undated
Scope and Contents The Peace Collection consists of 10 linear feet or 27 boxes of materials including two oversized items too large to fit in boxes. The Collection includes manuscript materials; photographs; sheet music; books; yearbooks; awards; plaques; memorabilia; and oversize materials. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1887-2009 with the bulk of the materials dating 1974-2007.
Dates: 1887 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1974 - 2007
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Note Series I: Biography - The Biography series contains a personal biography; correspondence; speeches and articles by Mrs. Leigh; membership cards; education documentation; newspaper clippings; and family photographs. Series II: Fort Worth Boy’s Club - Materials included in the Fort Worth Boy’s Club series are the constitution and by-laws; meeting minutes; history of the merger of the Panthers Boy’s Club; state charters; wage and salary reports;...
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of the correspondence of John and Nancy Heaton. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating primarily to the families of Lillian Quinn Highnote and her cousin Elva B. Colglazier. Abby Moran, a professional genealogist, was hired by Mrs. Highnote to help her get accepted into the Daughters of the American Revolution. The families mentioned include Colglazier, Hart, Low, Quin(n), Carey, Statham, Highnote, Mallett, Collier, Lacy, Davis, Collins, Law, Jeter, Heston, Chapman, Palmet, Sader, Olden, Giles, Hutchinson, West, Pottinger, Kinkade,...
Scope and Description The Hispanic Women’s Network Collection consists of 20 boxes or 6.5 linear feet of materials. The collection includes organizational proceedings, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and awards. When possible materials were left in the order received to preserve the provenance of the collection. The collection is arranged in five series: Organizational Proceedings; Photographs; Scrapbooks; Awards/Plaques; and Oversize. The materials within each series are in order chronologically by...
Scope and Contents The collection is arranged in three series, National and International Papers, Texas Newspapers, and Oversize. The first series, National and International Newsp apers (1825 – 1960), contains single issues of several...
Dates: 1825 - 1901
Scope and Contents The Fort Worth Historic Photograph Collection contains over 2,500 images of early Fort Worth. The majority of the photographs were taken during the late-1800s and early to mid-1900s. The collection features a wide array of subjects including street scenes, people, parades, houses, schools, churches, businesses, and parks. Many of the photographs have been digitized. Please see "External Documents" for availability.
Dates: 1800s - 2016; Majority of material found in 1880s - 1950s
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Hodges Family. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to Henry C. Holloway and his family. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Dates: 1891 - 1922
Scope and Contents The Homer Stephens Papers include clippings, pamphlets, correspondence and photographs. The correspondence includes a letter signed by Senator Ralph Yarbrough of Texas.
Dates: 1916 - 1961
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Howard and Walker families. The items include correspondence, legal documents, genealogies, deeds and wills. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook related to Hugh White's attendance at Polytechnic College and Vanderbilt University. The scrapbook contains original photographs (classmates, groups of people, buildings, and landscapes), graduation biographies, faculty biographies, programs, invitations, post cards, a canceled check, newspaper clippings, calling cards, and a letter on L.M. White Oil Operator letterhead. Photographs of particular interest include an image of a large telescope...
Dates: 1954 - 2000