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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 The first copy is in box one and boxes two and three contains copy two which includes a unpublished portion of the typescript beginning with page 703.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.
Scope and Contents This collection contains awards and certificates received by Kathryn T. Bryan, beginning with her diploma from Texas Technical University in 1964 through her reception of the Texas Association of Family and Consumer Professional of the Year Award in 2010. The collection measures 2.33 feet (4 boxes).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials collected by Katie Casstevens on the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Mansfield, Texas and materials relating to her and her family. The Cumberland Presbyterian Church was organized on August 25, 1854 as the Walnut Creek Congregation. It changed its name to the Mansfield Congregation on July 20, 1869. R. S. Man and Julian Feild were members of the church. This collection also includes a microfilm reel of the newspaper column Katie Casstevens...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of Katie Ruth Anderson Blankensh ip along with materials from her sister, Lurlene Anderson.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Kuykendall Family. It also includes information on the Caruthers Family and related families of Battle, Horn, Williams, Reade, Warner, Hopson, Leavell, Steere, Ritchie, Blevens, Hughley, Dollahite, Miles, Pierce, and Woodall. The materials were not in any discernable original order. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot).
Scope and Contents Note The L.B. Adams Collection consists of photographs, scrapbooks, certificates, plaques, programs, clippings, correspondence, and other printed materials that document the life and ministry of L.B. Adams. The materials date from 1932-2006 and measure 5 linear feet (13 boxes). The collection is divided into seven series.
Dates: 1932 - 2006
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 260 issues of La Semana from 1996-2004. All of the content is in Spanish. Issues are missing, and none of the years have a complete run of all of the issues pub-lished that year. The materials measure 4 linear feet (5 boxes).
Dates: 1996 - 2004
Scope and Contents The scrapbooks document the activities of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Fort Worth Police Officers Association. The extent of the collection is 4 boxes (2 linear feet).
Scope and Contents Note This collection documents the Lamar family of Auburn, Alabama. The Lamar Family Papers consist of correspondence, genealogical research materials, records, clippings, ephemera, journals, and maps created and collected by C. R. Lamar, Judge W. H. Lamar, their parents, and other family members. The collection contains four record groups: C. R. Lamar, Judge W. H. Lamar, Jerry Nell Cresson, and Doctor William Harmong Lamar and Family. The collection dates from 1776 - 1992 and measures 9.8 linear...
Dates: 1776 - 1992
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Lanier Family. It consists primarily of printed articles about the Lanier family. It also includes an item about the Jordan family. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).
Collection — Box: 1, Object: 1
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a single velvet-covered photo album, which contains individual photographs, tintypes, a postcard and an obituary card. Many of the photographs were taken at studios in Weatherford, Texas. Most images are unlabeled. Individuals, in addition to the Lansfords, identified in the album include Mrs. L. F. Patrick, Eugene Tucker, W.D. and Rose McGhee, and May Bell Gibson. Although the photographs are undated, they appear to date from the 1890s to the 191Os.
Dates: 1890s - 1910s
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a single item: a Bible purchased by Ruby Langham Lauderdale's grandmother, Elizabeth Jane Bannerman Langham. Mrs. Lauderdale noted in the fly leaf that Mrs. Langham bought the Bible from a salesman "not realizing it was not a King James Version," so it was never used for scripture. However, records for the family of Benjamin Walker Langham and Frances Lou (Fannie) Walker Langham were recorded in the register, dating from 1879 to 1960.
Dates: 1879 - 1960
Scope and Contents Note The Layne Family Papers consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and books. The materials date from 1885-1974 and measures 1.55 linear feet (2 boxes). Due to the small size of the collection, the materials are described at the folder level. Box 1 contains seven folders. The first folder consists of pamphlets detailing the history of Fort Worth. The second folder consists of a program, letter, and tickets to Fort Worth’s Diamond Jubilee. The third folder consists of a...
Dates: 1885 - 1974
Scope and Contents The collection consists of printed materials, correspondence, clippings, research materials, publications, photographs, ledgers, maps, and family heirlooms collected by Mr. Pierce and other family members in the course of conducting genealogical research. The materials date from 1898 - 2006 with the bulk of materials dating from 1950 - 2002. The collection is arranged into 7 series.Series I - Personal and Biographical (1898 - 2004): Contains correspondence, cards, programs,...
Scope and Description The records of the League of Women Voters of Tarrant County consist of 51 boxes of materials with the bulk dating from 1970-2000. Included in the collection are administrative records; election materials; newsletters; a park land study; photographs; publications, newspapers and 20 scrapbooks. Series I, Administration is comprised of ten boxes of bylaws; correspondence; budgets; handbooks; organizational history; leadership records; office rental documents; policies; league...
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).
Scope and Contents Note The Live Theatre League of Tarrant County materials consist of administrative records, promotional materials, membership records, agendas, bylaws, minutes, newsletters, program materials, photographs, and posters that document the Live Theatre League of Tarrant County. The materials date from 1991-2012 and measures 2.59 linear feet (5 boxes).
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of audio tapes of Fort Worth history books read by volunteers. It is unknown when the tapes were recorded. There are also miscellaneous tapes by local musicians or authors in this collection.
Dates: Majority of material found in Undated; 2000-2004
Scope and Contents This collection consists of sound recordings -- primarily 33rpm albums, with a few 45rpm records-- of local musical organizations including churches, the Texas Boys Choir, the Fort Worth Girls Choir, and various Texas Christian University music groups. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of videocassettes of histories and events relating to Fort Worth and Tarrant County.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of Lois Rylander, and includes the manuscript of a book titled, Bonito, 1850-1870, which is a history of her grandfather, Henry Rutherford Crawford.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to Lona Bryan.
Scope and Contents Note The Louis Daniel Papers consists of photographs, negatives, programs, drawings, brochures and advertising materials of Louis Daniel, his company Louis Daniel Illustration and Design, and Don Wallace, Inc. The materials date from 1948-2007 and measure 5.25 linear feet (7 boxes). The collection contains two record groups: Louis Daniel and Don Wallace. The Louis Daniel Papers have been split into three series: Commercial, Non-Commercial, and ...
Dates: 1948 - 2007