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Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of four scrapbooks, a history of Castleberry schools, and a program from the presentation by Castleberry Acappella Choir of the musical West Side Story.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the life of J. C. Duvall. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of course materials, correspondence, maps, research guides, and other printed materials used by J. D. Morrison in his genealogical research. The materials date from 1970-1992 and measure .75 linear feet (2 boxes). The majority of the collection is comprised of course materials from a Tarrant County Junior College Genealogy course Mr. Morrison took in 1992. Of significant interest is the Migration Trails Map showing primary travel routes east of the Mississippi.
Scope and Description The J. Pete Zepeda Collection consists of one box of materials with inclusive dates of 1971-1994. Certificates, awards, correspondence, photographs and plaques are included in the collection.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of books donated by Jack Danciger in 1961 and includes books by him and his wife. The collection dates from 1880-1966. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the genealogical research of Janice Nicolson Holmes on the Nicolson and Leigh/Lea/Lee lines. These papers were donated on August 20, 2000 by her daughter, Niki Kantzios. She wrote the book, Nine generations of direct descendants of the Robert Nicolson who patented 500 acres in Charles City County in the Virginia Colony on January 3, 1655/56 about the Nicolson Family.
Scope and Contents The Jazz Preservation Project Collection consists of music recordings, interviews, posters, exhibit materials, clippings, photographs, programs, marketing materials, notes, correspondence, invitations, newsletters, reports, publications, membership records, subject files, and planning records documenting jazz in Fort Worth. Much of the collection consists of photocopies and scanned and printed copies of original materials that are not in the collection. The materials date from 1933-2012 and...
Scope and Contents The Yarbrough Collection consists of Jeannie Yarbrough’s collected memorabilia including cards and letters (including many to extended family), photographs, pins, patches, leases and property tax receipts, certificates and documents relating to the life of James Thomas Archer III, news clippings, a hospital identification bracelet, and an audio tape of J. Edgar Hoover. The collection covers the years 1932-2000 and measures 2.17 linear feet (5 boxes) of materials.Series I,...
Scope and Contents Note The Jenkins/Nauert Family Papers contains personal documents, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs. The materials date from 1904-1982 and measure .2 linear feet (1 box).
Dates: 1904 - 1982
Scope and Contents Note The Jesse F. Tarlton Papers consists of personal documents, obituaries, photographs, a tie clip of Mr. Tarlton’s, and the scissors used at the 1957 ribbon-cutting of the DFW Turnpike. The materials date from 1912-1971 and measure .2 linear feet (1 box). Due to the small size of the collection, the materials are described at the folder level. The first folder consists of personal documents of Mr. and Mrs. Tarlton, including their marriage certificate, diplomas, teaching certificates,...
Dates: 1912 - 1971
SCOPE AND CONTENTS NOTE The JFK Tribute Collection consist of articles, correspondence, photographs, DVDs, architectural drawings, and other printed materials that document the creation and dedication of the JFK Tribute. The materials date from 2008-2013 and measure 16.96 linear foot (6 boxes). The collection is arranged into 3 series. The first series, JFK Tribute (2008-2013), contains correspondence, invitations, programs, photographs, video recordings, articles, and planning materials related to the JFK...
Scope and Contents Note The Jim Taulman Slides consist of lists of locations and architectural firms and 178 35mm photographic slides and (12) 4x5” transparencies that document distinctive structures, landmarks, and scenes throughout Fort Worth, Texas. The materials date from 1978-1989 and measure .2 linear feet (1 box). Mr. Taulman photographed architecture, historic structures and skylines he felt would make a significant contribution to the preservation of the history of Fort Worth. Due to the small...
Dates: 1978 - 1989
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to Maj. Gen. John W. Naylor (1896-1958). Naylor was born in Fort Worth in 1896. He was the oil editor with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram from 1923 until 1944. He then became an independent oil operator. He started his military career at the age of 14 when he joined the 4th Texas Infantry. He served in World War I with the 90th division. He served on staff in Washington D.C. during World War II. After the war, he became assistant division commander...
Scope and Contents Personal papers, clippings, photographs, a scrapbook, and books belonging to jazz musician Johnny Case.
Dates: 1963 - 2016
Scope and Contents The Joseph Bandor Papers chronicle Joseph P. Bandor’s involvement with various Catholic service organizations in North Texas, including Knights of Columbus, Order of the Holy Sepulchre, and Dallas-Fort Worth Council of Catholic Men; as well as his travels through Europe and the United States. The collection consists of scrapbooks, correspondence, programs, directories, newspapers, newsletters, clippings, pamphlets, certificates, and ephemera. The date range of this collection is 1944-1990. ...
Scope and Contents The photographs in this collection are of early aircraft, military aircraft, and airliners.
Dates: 1919 - 1978
Scope and Contents The Joseph Wilson Papers contain letters and legal documents created and collected by the Wil-sons and Oneals. The collection contains only scanned copies of the items and no original mate-rial. The scans and prints of the materials were created in 2013.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a few items relating to Monnig Dry Good Store where Joy A. Palmer worked for a few years.
Scope and Contents The Juanita Montgomery Papers consist of photographs, postcards, correspondence, legal documents, maps, and portraits. The collection is arranged following the original order established by the creator of the collection. The majority of the papers were originally arranged in page protectors in numerous folders. While the original order was maintained, the collection items were removed from the page protectors and placed in archival sleeves. The records date from 1860-2002 with the bulk of the...
Scope and Contents General Description: 1 flat box (.5 linear ft.)This collection consists of a scrapbook of Judge Clifton's actvities which includes clippings, programs, membership cards photographs, and other items relating to his career. Drew Spencer Clifton was born in Meridian, Mississippi on November 26, 1909. He moved to Fort Worth with his family when he was eleven. He was a graduate of the old Central High School and attended Texas Christian University, Columbia, Cumberland Law School and...
Dates: 1949 - 1957
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two copies of the typescript for Fort Worth: A Frontier Triumph by Dr. Julia Kathryn Garrett. It was published in 1972 by Encino Press of Austin. The first copy is in box one and boxes two and three contains copy two which includes a unpublished portion of the typescript beginning with page 703. The extent of the collection is 3 boxes (1.5 linear feet).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of clippings, photographs, programs, sheet music and audio tape relating to the musical composition "Remember the Alamo" by Cecil Washaw and Julia Smith. It was commission by US Navy Band Director Anthony Mitchell for the inaugural of Lyndon Baines Johnson in 1965.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Junior League of Ft. Worth. The annual reports were donated by Marc Smith in 1994. The other materials were pulled from the vertical files and the Miscellaneous Manuscripts: Fort Worth and Tarrant County Collection. This material was acquired over an extended period of time. The annual report has the Constitution and By-laws of the League, membership lists and a history of the organization. The extent of the collection is 3 boxes (1.5...
Scope and Description The Kassel Family Papers consists of correspondence, clippings, daybooks, calendars, scrapbooks, photographs, and personal artifacts created and collected by the Kassel, McCamey, and Yeidel families. The majority of the materials appear to have belonged to Jeannette Kassel McCamey and her immediate family members. The collection is arranged into five series: Biographical, Daybooks/Calendars, Photographs, Scrapbooks, and Oversize/Memorabilia. The materials date from 1852-1971 and measures 4.68...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a "Friendship and Memories of School Days," scrapbook and album and includes cards, correspondence, clippings, notes, pressed flowers and music programs. Katherine Johnson attended Hardin College in Mexico, Missouri, and the scrapbook deals primarily with her senior year of 1927 although there are a few items from other years. She was a pianist and a member of the Kappa Delta Phi Sorority. The loose items were placed in individual folders.