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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 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
Scope and Description The Johnson Papers consists of 16 boxes or 6.5 linear feet of materials. The collection is divided into seven series: Biographical; Subject; Travel; Journal Articles / Newspaper Clippings; Photographs; Memorabilia; and Oversize. When possible the collection was left in the original order received and using the folder titles established by daughters who organized the Johnson papers before donation. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1945-2007 with the bulk of the materials 1960-2005. ...
Dates: 1945-2007; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2005
Scope and Contents Magnolia Avenue Christian Church was founded in 1897 as the Tabernacle Christian Church. They moved from their downtown location at 5th and Throckmorton to 950 West Magnolia Avenue in 1909 under the leadership of Dr. Edward M. Waits. Dr. Waits became pastor in 1907. Dr. Waits served the church until 1916 and then, for 25 years, was president of Texas Christian University. It was one of the first congregations to move to the near Southside to serve that growing population. The church was...
Dates: 1909 - 1983
Scope and Contents 1 bound volume measuring .2 linear feet contains Majestic Theatre programs from 1919 and 1920.
Scope and Contents Note The Marc Smith Papers contains postcards, books, correspondence, newsletters, and posters. The materials date from 1965-2005 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1987-1999. The collection contains items Marc Smith, Sr. acquired while traveling as well as genealogical materials collected and received by his son, Marc Smith, Jr. The collection measures 1.7 linear feet (5 boxes).
Dates: 1965 - 2005
Scope and Contents Note The Margie Phillips Genealogy Collection contains family trees, books, memorials, correspondence, clippings, and photographs. The materials date from 1936-1999 with the bulk of the materials dating from 1987-1999. The collection measures 2.4 linear feet (6 boxes). The materials are arranged into 1 series. The first series, Genealogy Research (1936-1999), consists of materials that Ms. Phillips collected and used when conducting genealogy research. This series also contains two...
Scope and Description The Hardy Papers consists of twelve (12) boxes or four (4) linear feet of materials. The collection is rich with well-documented scrapbooks that give detailed insight into the life of Ms. Hardy. The collection is arranged in four series: Scrapbooks; Photographs/Slides; Yearbooks; and Memorabilia with comprehensive dates of 1935-2003.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of brochures, correspondence, magazine articles, manuscripts, newsletters, newspapers, notebooks, photographs and typescripts. It is arranged into seven series: Bible Records, Cemeteries, Counties, Families, Miscellaneous, Notebooks and Wills. The majority of the collection focuses on Texas although Tennessee is a secondary focus. The Cemeteries and Counties series deal almost entirely with Texas Counties. The Families Series has information on numerous families...