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Fort Worth (Tex.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 96 Collections and/or Records:

Casa Mañana Playhouse Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: C-0020
Scope and Description

The collection consists of thirty scrapbooks dated from 1957 to 1997 which include newspaper clippings, programs, brochures, photographs and other information pertaining to the performances and to the activities of the playhouse.

Dates: 1957 - 1997

Casa Mañana Programs

 Collection
Identifier: C-0021
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of programs for theatre productions performed at Casa Mañana and other associated venues. The materials date from 1958-2015, and the extent of the collection is 5 boxes (2 linear feet).

Dates: 1958 - 2015

Cato Sells Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0059
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of speeches, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and other materials pertaining to Cato Sells.

Dates: 1920 - 1929

Centennial Celebration Committee

 Collection
Identifier: R-0011
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of materials relating to the Centennial Celebration Committee which was appointed by the City Council on October 25, 1972 to plan appropriate events in recognition of the City of Fort Worth's 100th Birthday. The collection consisted of some loose items and a binder. The material in the binder is located in folders 11-30 and was arranged in the same order as the binder. The loose items are in the first ten folders.

Dates: 1972 - 1973

Charles Stone Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: P-0063
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a manuscript by Charles Stone entitled A Collection of History-Data Pertinent to Fort Worth, Texas and related materials. The original manuscript is in folders 5-10. He added additional materials during the years but his numbering system was inconsistent. The additional parts of the manuscript or generally arrange by the first date on the manuscript except for folders 11 and 12 which followed the page numbers. The correspondence with...
Dates: 1987 - 1993

Chilton Opera Programs

 Collection
Identifier: C-0052
Scope and Contents

This collection primarily consists of programs from opera performances in Fort Worth, but also includes newspaper clippings about the Everywoman opera and a single-sheet program from Saint Louis, Missouri. Dates were penciled in previously on some items by an unknown individual. The opera programs are from the years 1912 – 1928, and the collection measures .21 linear feet.

Dates: 1912 - 1928

Claud R. McKee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0044
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the 1936 official annual of the Civilian Conservation Corps, Fort Worth District, 8th Corps Area and other related documents that were owned by Claud McKee.

Dates: 1936

Clifton Overcash Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0049
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one box of correspondence related to Mr. Overcash's tenure as Mayor of Fort Worth. The comprehensive dates for the collection are 1972-1977, with the bulk of items dating from 1975 and 1976.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1972 - 1977

Colonial Dames XVII Century, Governor Thomas Hinckley Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: W-0018
Scope and Contents

The collection, which dates from 1967-1995, contains six scrapbooks documenting the activities of the Governor Thomas Hinckley Chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century and measures 3.30 linear feet.

Dates: 1967 - 1995

Composers, Authors, and Artists of America, Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: R-0012
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Fort Worth Chapter of the Composers, Authors, and Artists of America, Inc. The organization was founded in 1936 by Mrs. Rosser E. Thomas of Houston, Texas. It was founded as a non-profit organization to conduct and promote literary and educational activities among its members through the following means: a) mutual benefit of men and women actively engaged in the creative work of Art, Music, and Literature; b) stimulation of literary and...
Dates: unknown

Dance Cards

 Collection
Identifier: C-0089
Scope and Contents

The cards in this collection span the period from 1881 to 1892. Of special note a dance card from the Texas Spring Palace Ball. The miscellaneous folder includes dance cards without dates or organizational information and few items other than dance cards. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: 1881 - 1892

Dr. H. M. Moseley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0110
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection consists of items connected to Miller Moseley's life at the Masonic Home and School of Texas. A large collection of photographs documenting his years as a student at the home (he was the photographer), more than 60 years of ex-student association newsletters, notes on reunions and homecomings, obituaries of classmates and staff, newspaper clippings about the school, and lists of past graduates. In addition there are a small amount of materials covering his...
Dates: 1909 - 2014

El Reporter Newspaper

 Collection
Identifier: C-0110
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of issues of El Reporter dating from 1976-1978. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: 1976 - 1978

Fort Worth and Texas Boys in the Service Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: C-0105
Scope and Contents

This is a scrapbook of newspaper articles relating to personnel serving in the armed forces during World War II from Fort Worth and Texas.

Dates: 1941 - 1945

Fort Worth and Texas Dinner Programs

 Collection
Identifier: C-0005
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of programs and some related materials of dinners and banquets of local organizations, organizations holding meetings in Fort Worth, and a few organizations holding meetings elsewhere in Texas. The photographs of people and places in the programs are indexed in the photograph index. The materials in the collection date from 1929-1962. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: 1929 - 1962

Fort Worth Churches

 Collection
Identifier: C-0114
Scope and Contents This collection consists of miscellaneous materials relating to various churches in Tarrant County. The library has major collections for the First Methodist Church and St. Paul Lutheran Church. It has smaller collections for All-Saints Episcopal Church, Magnolia Christian Church. St. John’s Evangelical and Reformed Church and the Katie Casstevens Papers have information on the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Mansfield. The documents in this collection were donated by various individuals...
Dates: 1854 - 2009

Fort Worth City Flag

 Collection
Identifier: C-0096
Scope and Contents

The Fort Worth City Flag collection consists of a single item, which is a City of Fort Worth flag that was used between 1968 and 2004. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: Usage: 1968 - 2004

Fort Worth Commission on Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: W-0075
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records created as a result of the regular activities of the Commission as they conducted meetings, and fulfilled their mandate to plan and carry out activities to defend and advance the status of women in Fort Worth, in alliance with the Mayor and City Council. The Commission followed the fiscal year schedule of the City, and thus each year of activities began in October and ended in September. The records span from 1984 until the dissolution in 2015, with a...
Dates: 1984 - 2014

Fort Worth Conservation Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: R-0010
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of articles of incorporation, constitution, membership lists, minutes, treasury reports, newsletters, scrapbooks and other documents dating from 1964 to 1988. The extent of the collection is 3 boxes (1.5 cubic feet).

Dates: 1964 - 1988

Fort Worth Exchange Club Golden Deeds Award Banquet Programs

 Collection
Identifier: C-0007
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the Golden Deeds Award Banquet programs. All of the programs beginning with the 4th Annual program have a photograph of the honoree and beginning with the 26th annual program there is a brief biographical sketch. The banquet is held in the spring to honor the person for the previous year. The years listed are for the year of the banquet. The materials in the collection date from 1932-1994. The extent of the collection is 2 boxes (1.0 linear foot).

Dates: 1932 - 1994

Fort Worth Granite and Marble Works Records

 Collection
Identifier: R-0014
Scope and Contents

The Fort Worth Granite & Marble Works Collection consists of thirteen items, comprised of one catalogue and twelve black and white photographs. With one exception, the photographs are undated, but appear to reflect Fort Worth circa 1885-1910. The items are arranged in one flat box, with each item in its own folder.

Dates: 1885 - 1910

Fort Worth Home Economic Committee

 Collection
Identifier: C-0024
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one scrapbook of clippings relating to a 1915-1916 local committee promoting home economics. The material in the scrapbook dates from 1915-1916. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: 1915 - 1916

Fort Worth Labor News Collection

 Collection
Identifier: C-0008
Scope and Contents

The collection dates from January 14, 1944 to December 25, 1972. The extent of the collection is 13 boxes (7.00 linear feet).

Dates: 1944 - 1972

Fort Worth Little Theatre Programs

 Collection
Identifier: C-0009
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of programs for plays produced by the Fort Worth Little Theatre. The material in the collection dates from 1921-1935. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: 1921 - 1935

Fort Worth Mind

 Collection
Identifier: C-0010
Scope and Contents Note

The Fort Worth Mind collection consists of both hard copies and microfilm of the newspaper and its insert, Gravure Weekly (from the 1930s). There are no complete runs of the newspaper for the years covered. The Gravure Weekly and the newspapers in Box 11 are not available on microfilm.

Dates: 1933 - 1984

Fort Worth Mortgage Bankers Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: R-0001
Content Description

This collection consists of records of the Fort Worth Mortgage Bankers Association. The records include treasurer's report, meeting minutes, and membership rosters.

Dates: 1954 - 2010

Fort Worth Public Library Art Department Subject Files

 Collection
Identifier: C-0042
Scope and Contents Note

The Fort Worth Public Library Art Department Subject files include clippings, articles, postcards, and photographs depicting Fort Worth. Subjects include churches, homes, industry and trade, lakes, landmarks, parks, public buildings, schools, skyline, theatres, universities and colleges, views, and portraits. The majority of the materials are not dated, but the items appear to be from the 1930s-1950s. The collection measures .8 linear feet (2 boxes).

Dates: 1930 - 1959

Fort Worth Schools Student Directories

 Collection
Identifier: C-0012
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of student directories from Fort Worth area schools including public and private. The extent of the collection is 1 box (.5 linear feet).

Dates: 1949 - 1994

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Programs

 Collection
Identifier: C-0095
Scope and Contents Note

The programs date from 1914-2014. They are arranged in chronological order and housed in 5 boxes measuring 1.8 linear feet.

Dates: 1914 - 2014

Fort Worth Today Newspaper

 Collection
Identifier: C-0025
Scope and Contents Note

The collection consists of 30 issues the Fort Worth Today newspaper, ranging from October 20 -26, 1987 to January 4, 1988. The newspaper covered current events and issues, advertised local businesses, and had a “City Guide” to restaurants and entertainment. The collection measures 1.1 linear feet (1 box).

Dates: Jun 22, 1987 - Jan 4, 1988