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    • Akin, Ray B.

    • World War I; World War II; Military organizations; Coaches (Athletics)
    • Dr. Bobby H. Johnson interview with Ray B. Akin discusses his military service and involvement with the Veterans of World War I and the history of the organization. The interview took place in Ft. Worth, Texas.
    • 1937 - 1940 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1939 - 1942 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Documents; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1940 - 1944 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians;
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1942 - 1945 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians;
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1944 - 1946 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Documents; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1947 - 1949 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Documents; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians;
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1945 - 1948 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1949 - 1952 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Documents; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians;
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • 1948-1950 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death; Death & burial; Diseases; Business & finance; Physicians;
    • These funeral records include the following information: where the deceased lived, died, and was buried; where and when the funeral service was held; the clergyman who performed the service and where he lived; the certifying physician and where he...
    • Embalming License, 1946

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; Documents; Business & finance; Licenses; Undertaking; Embalming;
    • License from the Texas State Board of Embalming allowing Marcus S. Garrison to "practice the Science of Embalming" for one year. The back of the license says for Oakley-Metcalf. July 22, 1946
    • Warranty Deed, 1944

    • Law & legal affairs; Business & finance; Land; Land tenure
    • Warranty deed for the sum of $5.00 paid by Ms. Maggie B. Teel paid to Bill & Dick Price for a portion of the R.B. Russell survey of land in San Augustine County.
    • Rulfs Family Photo, 1947

    • Families; Grandparents; Mothers; Children; Older people
    • Anna and Dr. Carl Henry Rulfs holding their granddaughter Sharon. Dorothy Tubbe Rulfs, Sharon's mother is standing next to them.
    • Lawrence D. Rulfs

    • Honor guards; Uniforms; Firearms; Physicians; Men
    • Lawrence D. Rulfs wearing Texas National Guard uniform. In high school, he lost his right hand from the wrist down while cleaning his gun. He had to wait for his father, Dr. Carl Henry Rulfs, to come from Nacogdoches, but the doctor arrived too...
    • Rulfs Family Photo

    • Family; Photographs; Mothers; Spouses;
    • Left to right: Dr. Carl Henry Rulfs and wife, Anna Taylor Rulfs with their son, Lawrence Dietrich in San Augustine, Texas. The men are wearing suits and ties and Anna is wearing a dress with polka dots.
    • Wedding Photo, 1946

    • Brides; Wedding clothing & dress; Weddings; Spouses; Family; Grooms (Weddings);
    • Lawrence Dietrich Rulfs and his wife, Dorothy Marie Tubbee cutting their wedding cake on June 12,1946. Dorothy is wearing Anna Raguet's wedding dress. She was the last to wear the dress. The dress can be currently found at Stone Fort Museum.
    • Littles, Elree

    • African Americans; Military uniforms; Portraits; World War II; Military service; Military personnel; Soldiers; Heraldry; Insignia; Military decorations
    • Formal army portrait of Elree Littles in his uniform. The patch at the bottom of his sleeve indicates he served overseas. The patch with two chevrons and a "T" indicates his was Technician 5th Class which was the same grade as a corporal. This rank...
    • Veteran's Hospital

    • Postal cards; Veterans; Military hospitals; Health; Military personnel; Soldiers
    • Postcard with an image of the Veteran's Hospital in Fort Miley, San Francisco. The postcard was sent to Mrs. Mandy Fears in Appleby, Texas from her son. The person sending the postcard is at the hospital.
    • Rison, Velvin

    • African Americans; Military uniforms; World War II; Military service; Military personnel; Soldiers; Insignia; Military decorations;
    • Velvin Rison wearing his army uniform. His patch indicates his was Technician 5th Class which was the same grade as a corporal. This rank was used between 1942 and 1948.
    • Funeral Home Expense book, 1944-1945

    • Funeral rites & ceremonies; Funerary facilities; Death & burial; African Americans;
    • Expense Ledger includes list of deaths on page 35 for 1956 and page 37 for 1957. The back of the leger has a list of names with gifts, possibly for a wedding. Pages 30-33 has a list of names and addresses.
    • First Baptist Church of Beckville, 1925

    • Churches; Meetings;
    • Record book of the First Baptist Church of Beckville in Panola County. Includes members and meeting minutes. October 17, 1925 - December 18, 1943.
      Note: Members A only partially scanned and found on the Church Covenant page.
    • History of E.J. Campbell School

    • African Americans; Education; Teachers; School principals; Educational facilities;
    • Short essay about the history of E.J. Campbell School. The unknown author discusses former locations, teachers, and principals. While the exact date is unknown, the essay was written after 1961.
    • Map of Burma

    • World War II; Parachuting; Military art & science; Equipment;
    • Silk map of Burma carried in parachute pack during World War II
    • Blood Chit from World War II

    • World War II; Air pilots; Military air pilots; Equipment & supplies
    • Blood Chit issued by the Department of Defense to pilots and crews operating in Hostile Territory. A Blood Chit is a promise of a reward for the flyer's life. The object was used during China-Burma-India Theater of World War II. It has a United...
    • Rison, Faye

    • African Americans; Faces; Students; Portrait photographs; Young adults
    • Portrait photograph of Faye Rison.
    • Corrigan women

    • Women; Education; Clothing & dress; Teachers; Lumber industry; Lumber camps; Lumberyards; Music;
    • Images of Emma Edens, Myrtis Sirman, Roberta Sirman, 1945 Corrigan school teacher, 1970's School children, Corrigan Saloon,
    • Images from a blue binder

    • Athletic clubs; Basketball; Basketball players; School children; Lumber; Lumber camps; Lumber industry; Lumberyards; Automobile dealerships; Automobile industry; Education; Students; Newspapers; Money; Coins; Scrip;
    • Includes images of Corrigan's first basketball team, school groups, John & Kitty Sirman, Edens-Birch Lumber Company store, Edens Chevrolet, Corrigan High School newsletter, 1911 school souvenir pamphlet, Company store currency, Corrigan business...
    • East Texas House 9

    • Houses; Dwellings; Bay windows; Gables; Architecture;
    • The house demonstrates a Queen Anne Free Classic architectural style represented by the steeply pitched cross gable roof, classic column porch supports, and cut-away bay window topped with roof cresting. There is a tree in the foreground and a...
    • East Texas House 17

    • Houses; Dwellings; Columns; Balustrades; Sidelights; Architecture;
    • Unidentified two-story house in East Texas. The house demonstrates an excellent example of Greek Revival style architecture represented in the low pitch hipped roof and four prominent square columns supporting the full width, full height front...
    • East Texas House 27

    • Houses; Dwellings; Wooden buildings; Porches; Architecture;
    • Unidentified two-story wooden house in East Texas. The house is an example of an I-house, a vernacular style indicative of the Tidewater South Tradition. Features of this particular house include the side gable tin roof, and the first and second...
    • East Texas House 25

    • Houses; Dwellings; Trees; Fences
    • Unidentified home in East Texas. Features of the house include a normal pitch side gable roof and recessed porch. The view seems to be from the rear of the house. A wire mesh encloses the property. There are trees to the sides of the house. The...
    • East Texas House 19

    • Houses; Dwellings; Towers; Balustrades; Architecture;
    • House of the Seasons in Jefferson, Texas was built in 1872 by Colonel Benjamin H. Epperson. The house demonstrates an Italianate style of architecture represented by features such as the square tower centered on top of the flat roof, triple row of...
    • East Texas House 33

    • Houses; Dwellings; Architecture;
    • Unidentified house in East Texas. The house demonstrates an example of a massed hall-and-parlor vernacular architectural style indicative of the Tidewater South Tradition. Features include a steeply pitched cross gable roof, symmetrical shape,...
    • East Texas House 18

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Bay windows; Friezes (Ornamental bands); Architecture;
    • Unidentified house in East Texas. The house demonstrates Victorian architecture, Queen Anne specifically, represented by the irregular shaped roof with patterned shingles, bay windows, and wrapping porch with delicate appearing turned porch...
    • East Texas House 13

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Architecture;
    • Unidentified house in East Texas. Demonstrates a Victorian style house, specifically a Queen Anne style of architecture, represented by the steeply pitched, irregular shaped roof and delicate looking turned porch supports with decorative brackets.
    • East Texas House 26

    • Houses; Dwellings; Columns; Architecture;
    • The Holcome House was built around 1850 in Marshall, Harrison County. Eight large columns along the front of the house reflect Greek Revival style architecture. Other features include six-over-six double hung windows topped with pediments. The...
    • East Texas House 16

    • Houses; Dwellings; Masonry; Bricks; Columns; Architecture;
    • Unidentified two-story brick home in East Texas. There are two large columns to the front of the house, and a chimney on the side. The house demonstrates a Neoclassical style of architecture typically built from 1895-1950. Representative features...
    • East Texas House 14

    • Houses; Dwellings; Masonry; Chimneys
    • Portion of a house and its chimney. The chimney is freestanding and connects to the house only at the fire place, a common characteristic of early East Texas houses. The house is resting on stones. Appears to be a lower income home. Built in a...
    • East Texas House 23

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Columns; Architecture;
    • Unidentified house in East Texas. The house demonstrates a Greek Revival architectural style reflected in the full facade front porch with prominent rounded support columns and side gable roof. The house appears to be of wood frame construction...
    • East Texas House 15

    • Houses; Dwellings; Chimneys; Porches
    • A house in Crockett, Texas, with two chimneys. A utility pole is in front of the house. The house demonstrates Neoclassical style architecture typically built from approximately 1895-1950. Neoclassical features include the side gable roof,...
    • East Texas House 24

    • Houses; Dwellings; Wooden buildings; Chimneys; Porches; Architecture;
    • Elliot-Robinson residence, built circa 1880. The house is located on Center Road, Nacogdoches County. The house is an example of a vernacular one-story, transitionally massed hall-and-parlor (three rooms wide, one and a half rooms deep), referred...
    • East Texas House 10

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Columns; Doors & doorways; Pediments; Windows; Shutters
    • A portion of the house owned by Phillip A. Sublett (?), San Augustine, Texas, 1948. The small entry porch with doric columns emphasizing the front entry doors suggests the house to be an example of Colonial Revival style architecture. Other...
    • East Texas House 21

    • Houses; Wooden buildings
    • A row of unidentified buildings in East Texas. It is unclear whether they are homes or businesses, however they are constructed in a local vernacular style. The buildings are close to an unpaved road. Front porches and tin roof.
    • East Texas House 31

    • Houses; Dwellings
    • Forest Hill, Cherokee County near Alto. It shows the home of Captain Henry Berryman and Mrs. Helene Dill Berryman. The house appears to be an example of an extended I-house with a dropped shed roof extended over a screened in front porch. An...
    • East Texas House 7

    • Houses; Dwellings; Columns; Gables; Pediments; Architecture;
    • House in Carthage, East Texas, picture taken 1948. The house demontrates a Greek Revival architectural style represented in the front pedimented gable over the full height entry porch supported by four prominent square columns, the hipped roof,...
    • East Texas House 4

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Windows; Architecture;
    • Cartwright House, San Augustine, Texas; photo taken 1948. The house is two-story home surrounded with shrubs and has a tall tree in front of it. The house demonstrates a Greek Revival architectural style represented in the low pitch side gable...
    • East Texas House 4a

    • Buildings; Outbuildings; Architectural photographs
    • Small office outbuilding to the right of the Cartwright House, San Augustine, Texas. The Greek Revival style architecture resembles that of the Cartwright House. Features include the side gable roof, wide trim band emphasizing the cornices,...
    • East Texas House 28

    • Houses; Dwellings; Columns; Dormers; Architectural photographs
    • The Cullen House in San Augustine. The house demonstrates a Neoclassical architectural style demonstrated by the triangular pediment represented in the front facing gable, and the full width porch supported by four large round columns. Other...
    • East Texas House 29

    • Houses; Dwellings; Architectural photographs
    • Mrs. E. T. Moore believes that this is one of Peter Ellis Bean's homes. It is located near a tree farm between Alto and Crockett, Texas. There is a second unidentified building to the right of the house. Photo taken on May 11, 1971.
    • East Texas House 11

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Bay windows; Architectural photographs
    • A two-story home built by Robert C. Shindler, North Street, Nacogdoches, Texas. At the time the picture was taken the home was occupied by the Clevenger Family. The house demonstrates a Gothic Revival style architecture represented by the steeply...
    • East Texas House 2

    • Houses; Dwellings; Wooden buildings; Cabins; Architectural photographs
    • Unidentified house, picture taken in 1948. The house is a Single Pen cabin built in a vernacular style indicative of the Tidewater South Tradition. Features include hand hewn log construction with a side gable continuous roof, which extends in the...
    • East Texas House 30

    • Houses; Dwellings; Architectural photographs
    • Unidentified house with the number 221 above the doorway. The house demonstrates a one-story example of Neoclassical style architecture represented by the prominent full height entry porch supported by four decorative columns, the low pitched...
    • East Texas House 32

    • Buildings; Wooden buildings; Churches; Architectural photographs
    • A large wooden building in East Texas. The building appears to be a church, as the tall arch-topped windows in the taller portion of the building appear to be stained glass. The entrance includes a full height entry porch with large prominent...
    • East Texas House 8

    • Houses; Dwellings; Gables; Bay windows; Towers; Architectural photographs
    • Two-story home of Mr. and Mrs. Roland Jones, Church Street, Nacogdoches, Texas. The house demonstrates an example of Victorian architecture, particularly Queen Anne style represented by the steeply pitched hipped roof with front gable dormer, the...
    • East Texas House, Tucker House

    • Houses; Dwellings; Wooden buildings; Chimneys; Masonry; Stonework; Gables; Porches; Taverns (Inns)
    • Tucker House, 1948. It was a halfway-house; a stagecoach inn between Nacogdoches and San Augustine, Texas. The structure demonstrates a vernacular expression of Greek Revival style architecture most prominently represented in the side gables, the...
    • East Texas House 3

    • Houses; Dwellings; Gables; Columns; Architectural photographs
    • Home of Stephan William Blount, San Augustine, Texas; picture taken 1948. The house demonstrates a one-story Neoclassical style of architecture represented by the distinctive boxed eaves with dentiled cornices, wide frieze band beneath the...
    • East Texas House 6

    • Houses; Dwellings; Bay windows; Friezes (Ornamental bands); Finials; Architectural photographs
    • The Weatherly home which was formerly on North Street, Nacogdoches, Texas. Later moved to Baxter and Duncan Street, 1968. The house demonstrates a Victorian architectural style, particularly Queen Anne, represented by cross gable shape; the...
    • East Texas House 161

    • Houses; Dwellings; Horses; Carriages & coaches
    • An unidentified house and barn. The house demonstrates Greek Revival architectural influence suggested by the full height front entry porch with column supports. A horse is lying in the field and another is attached to a coach. There is a male...
    • East Texas House 12

    • Houses; Dwellings; Porches; Columns; Architectural photographs; Architecture;
    • Unidentified house with overgrown bushes and snow on the ground. Simple one-story example of Greek Revival architecture demonstrated by the low pitched side gable roof, wide trim band emphasizing the cornice, full height entry porch with four...
    • Sister E. Crain & Brother Keys

    • People; Churches; Religious facilities; Religious communities; Religious groups; Religious meetings; Religious services; Furniture
    • African Americans Sister E. Crain & Brother Keys from the Bethel Temple Church of God in Christ.
    • Church Dinner

    • Churches; Religious facilities; Religious communities; Religious groups; Religious meetings; Women
    • African American members of the Bethel Temple Church of God in Christ eating in the basement of the church.
    • City Wide Usher Board

    • People; Churches; Religious communities; Religious groups; Religious meetings
    • African American members of the Bethel Temple Church of God in Christ in Nacogdoches, Texas. From left to right: Mr. Berry, Mrs. Mimms, Mrs. B. Thomas, and Mrs. I. Coleman.
    • Cafeteria Helpers

    • People; Cafeterias; Churches; Religious facilities; Religious communities; Religious groups; Religious meetings
    • African American members of the Bethel Temple Church of God in Christ in the church's cafeteria.
    • Sergeant George Goetz at Camp San Augustine

    • Prisoners of war; Military camps; Military officers; Military personnel; Military uniforms; Military vehicles; World War II
    • Back of the photo: Sergeant George Goetz (behind the wheel) and unidentified G.I. San Augustine, Texas, house in background belonged to Keidel family, 1st generation Germans - one of the daughters fell in love with and consequently married one of...
    • Women's Army Corps Scrapbook, Volume 1

    • Military camps; Saluting; Military education; Military facilities; Military standards; Military headquarters; Military leadership; Military life; Military maneuvers; Military officers; Military organizations; Military parades & ceremonies; Military...
    • Volume 1 contains articles and photographs for several events at the school. There are several articles and photographs depicting the organization and opening of the school. Seven photographs of the first graduation are included. Volume 1 also...
    • James Carlton Owens Letter, May 3, 1944

    • World War II; Military service; Correspondence; Military life; Military personnel
    • James Carlton Owens to his parents. He writes about the weather and asks if they have been fishing. He asks them to write but worries that he will not have the time to write them often. James also writes that he passed his G.I.C. test.
    • James Carlton Owens Letter, May 6, 1944

    • World War II; Military service; Correspondence; Navies
    • A letter from James Carlton Owens a Navy seaman during his service in World War II to his parents Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Owens in Appleby, Texas. Owens comments on his dental care, laundering clothes, and on a Red Cross pension for his parents in the...
    • James Carlton Owens Letter, May 14, 1944

    • World War II; Military service; Military life; Correspondence; Navies
    • A letter from James Carlton Owens a NAVY seaman during his service in World War II to his parents Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Owens in Appleby, Texas. Owens mentions the alloment checks for his wife Rosa and his parents, he also explains the G. I. C. I....
    • James Carlton Owens Letter, May 15, 1944

    • World War II; Military Service; Correspondence; Military life; Military personnel; Military policy; Military standards
    • A letter from James Carlton Owens a Navy seaman during his service in World War II to his parents Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Owens in Appleby, Texas. Owens remarks on the cost of cigarettes, company pictures and a swimming test.
    • James Carlton Owens Letter, May 21, 1944

    • World War II; Military service; Military life; Correspondence; Navies
    • A letter and envelope from James Carlton Owens a Navy seaman during his service in World War II to his parents Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Owens in Appleby, Texas. Owens remarks on his healed sores, a scare crow and mail calls.
    • Homecoming Parade

    • Stephen F. Austin State University; Parades & processions; Homecomings; Students; Universities & colleges;
    • Hattie Hamill Wilfong, Class of 1946, in Stephen F. Austin State University Homecoming Parade.
    • Postcard Booklet

    • Postcards; Postal stationery; Pictures; Prints; Art; Souvenirs; Animals; Scenic overlooks; Stereotyping;
    • Souvenir postcard booklet that opens to reveal a fold out of images showing several representations or stereotypes of Texas life and depictions of scenic places.
    • General Highway Map of Nacogdoches County

    • Roads; Railroad tracks; Rivers; Forests; Boundaries; Cities & towns; Lakes & ponds; Schools
    • This is a detailed map of the road system in Nacogdoches County. The map shows highways and roads as well as the location of schools, railroad tracks, and Nacogdoches communities; it was prepared by the Texas State Highway Department in cooperation...

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