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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...
Scope and Contents SERIES I DAGGETT FAMILY PAPERS (2 boxes) (1839-1953) (bulk 1870-1890)This series contains the bulk of the oldest materials in the collection. It consists of the personal papers of C. B. Daggett (1812-1888), E. B. Daggett (1838—1911), E. J. Daggett, E. M. Daggett (1810-1883, E. M. (Bud) Daggett (1850-1921). F.B. Daggett (1867-1939) and J P. Daggett (1895-1944). It includes correspondence, deeds, typescripts, receipts, promissory notes, clippings and wills. The deeds include land...
Scope and Contents Note The Mary Eugenia Millsap Skillman Papers consists of correspondence, photographs, clippings, publications, research materials, and other printed materials relating to Mrs. Skillman’s genealogical research, as well as personal correspondence and photographs and various other printed materials. The materials date from 1869-1980 and measure 5.21 feet (13 boxes). The collection is arranged into three series: Research, Personal, and Publications The first series, Research (1869-1980),...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of genealogical research materials of Mary Martha Hackney. The families represented in the collection include Blount, Cartwright, Garrett, Hull, Lacy and Price. These materials include clippings, account books, deeds, maps, photographs and magazines. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot).
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the manuscripts for two unpublished books, galley proofs for the book on John Chisum, research notes, correspondence, and biographical materials.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of coin catalogs, volumes of Mehl's Numismatic Monthly, photocopies of Texas documents, and other materials related to numismatology.
Scope and Contents Note The Mayor R.M. “Sharkey” Stovall Papers contain correspondence from Mayor Stovall’s terms as mayor. The materials date from 1964-1975 and measure 5.2 linear feet (13 boxes). The collection is arranged into four series. Series I: Correspondence (1964-1975) contains letters to and from various City of Fort Worth departments during Stovall’s terms as mayor. Series II: Invitations (1969-1975) is comprised of invites and letters to different organizations, people, and...
Dates: 1964 - 1975
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two photographs, arranged chronologically and stored in one flat archival box.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to Roger McCown and his family. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1 linear foot.)
Scope and Description The McLean Family Papers collection consists of one box of genealogy materials for the Batte, Beall (Bell), Hunter, McCown and McLean families. Included in the collection are applications for membership to the Society of Colonial Wars, the Sons of the Republic of Texas and a supplement to a membership application for the Daughters of the American Revolution. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1778 – 1977. Documents include correspondence, pedigree charts, wills, Bible records, birth and...
Scope and Contents The records consists primarly of financial records of the corporation and reports about the program.
Scope and Description The Mildred McCollom Rott Papers consists of one box or 1/2 linear feet of materials. Included in the collection are biographical materials, photographs, and newspaper clippings. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1936-2009.
Scope and Contents The collection includes information about the Hickman family and several related families. This collection was compiled between 1965 and 1983. It does not contain all documents, but should be used as excellent starting point for many searches. Some of the related familiy names are:...
Dates: Usage: 1965 - 1983
Scope and Contents Note The Military Order of the World Wars Fort Worth Chapter Records is comprised of newsletters, correspondence, photographs, reports, publications, and minutes and agendas created and collected by the chapter in the course of chapter business. The materials date from 1962-2008 and measure 3.17 linear feet (8 boxes). The records have been divided into two series: Organizational Records and Outreach/Events ...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 13 books from the series, Military Uniforms in America and a number of loose plates. The collection does not contain a complete set of plates, but some of the plates have information inserts with them. Each folder has a volume, issue number, and listing of the plate numbers. Due to some discrepancies in the volume and issue numbers, the folders were put in order by plate number.
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains individual manuscripts including letters, scrapbooks, pamphlets, invitations, manuscripts, and other documents pertaining to Fort Worth, Tarrant County, and Texas history. New materials are interfiled alphabetically by subject. The materials measure 8.4 linear feet (21 boxes).
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two volumes of the history of the Monday Book Club.
Dates: 1896 - 1996
Scope and Contents The collection consists of twenty-seven photographs of singers, conductors, and other musical performers who visited Fort Worth. They are dated between 1916 and 1922 and are inscribed to Mrs. A. L. Shuman.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the genealogical research materials of Mrs. D. G. (Virginia Keim) Miles of 2916 Pueblo Trail of Fort Worth, Texas. It consists of materials relating primarily to the Keim Family. It also includes research on the Brown, Castle, Dix, Keen, Lathrop and Wilson Families. She published her research in the Keim/Brown: Ancestors of Samuel Thomas Keim, 1882-1958 Edith Marguerite Brown 1887-1974 Most of the collection was in binders and grouped by family names. The majority...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials collected by Mrs. Eugene H. Carter (Elizabeth Bone) on her family. The material includes information on the families of Bernard, Bone, Edwards, Fleming, Gaines, Harvie, Hill, Jordan, Tarleton, Taylor, Walker and Wroe. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet),