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    • Pine Log, 2012-10-18

    • Students; Student Works; Newspapers; Stephen F. Austin State University
    • The Pine Log is the official newspaper of the students of Stephen F. Austin State University. For many years it was published twice weekly on Monday and Thursday. Beginning in Fall 2013, the paper is issued each Wednesday during the Fall and Spring...
    • McFarland-Russell Letter, May 14, 1871

    • Family; Entertainment; Fishing; Sailing; Boats; Land use; Land; Correspondence
    • From Robert Russell (Orange, Texas) to Kate McFarland (Bleakwood, Texas). Robert writes to Kate about a recent fishing trip, friends, and family. He has sent some medicine to her mother. He writes about an upcoming sailing trip he is making on the...
    • McFarland-Russell Letter, June 25, 1871

    • Correspondence; Family; Entertainment; Weather; Floods; Transportation; Postal service
    • To Kate McFarland (Bleak Wood, Newton County, Texas) from Robert Russell (Orange, Orange County, Texas). Robert writes Kate about the opening performance of a new thespian group. They performed two shows for the whites and one for the blacks. The...
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, December 17, 1861

    • Interpersonal relations; Economic & social conditions; Economic aspects of war; Social life; War relief; Scarcity; Civil War; Tableaux
    • Eugenia Barret to Charles S. Taylor. She writes that she received word of Riley's Regiment camped on the Rio Grande and that they were without ammunition. Mr. A. wrote from Ft. Davis about Colonel Baylor and the lack of ammunition. She also writes...
    • John L. Watts letter, July 21, 1856

    • Counterfeiting; Law & legal affairs; Law enforcement; Money
    • To John L. Watts from G.H. Guptill. Mr. Guptill writes about different people involved in a counterfeiting ring. He writes that Capt. J.C. Moore, J.C. Glover, Dr. Mars, and B.H. Alexander have been shot and that the Regulators are responsible for...
    • Pine Log, 2012-02-20

    • Students; Student works; Newspapers; Stephen F. Austin State University;
    • The Pine Log is the official newspaper of the students of Stephen F. Austin State University. For many years it was published twice weekly on Monday and Thursday. Beginning in Fall 2013, the paper is issued each Wednesday during the Fall and Spring...
    • Texas School of the Air:

    • Radio broadcasting; Education; Teaching; Adult education; Programs; Audiovisual materials
    • Language arts series; social science series; natural science series; vocational series; music series; radio equipment; recorded transcriptions
    • McFarland-Russell Letter, July 9, 1880

    • Correspondence; Family; Business & finance; Gardening; Friendship; Childhood & youth
    • From R.C. McFarland to R.E. Russell. Mr. McFarland writes about family and friends. He discusses the progress and growth of his children. He talks about being busy with the yard work, fish fries, and visiting friends. He also writes about plans...
    • 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.
    • Pierce Letter

    • Vietnam War; Military life; Soldiers; Military officers; War profiteering; Military service;
    • Bob to his parents about being back in the field. He writes about the hot weather which will be getting worse because the monsoon season is ending. He writes about a suicidal solider and complains about pro war politicians and business men. He...
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, December 29, 1860

    • Correspondence; Interpersonal relations; Political issues; Indians of North America; Civil War; Abolitionists;
    • Eugenia Sterne Barret to Charles S. Taylor. She starts out by telling Taylor about companies forming to go out on the frontier. She mentions Indian problems on the northern boarder of Texas. She voices her concerns over the issues of civil war,...
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, February 23, 1862

    • Correspondence; Civil War; Interpersonal relations; Social life; Economic & social conditions; Economic aspects of war;
    • Eugenia Barret to Charles S. Taylor. She writes about how expensive goods have become and gives prices for the "principle articles of food." She writes about visiting the governors house, Francis R. Lubbock. She mentions Charles and Toliver and how...
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, November 2, 1863

    • Correspondence; Civil War; Weather; Military camps; Military deserters; Military life; Prisoners of war; Military reconnaissance;
    • William Taylor to Amelia Taylor. William writes of the weather and how muddy the bayou has gotten because of the rain. A deserter was shot from Randal's Brigade. He explains that the man thought he was with Union soldiers but it was really men from...
    • Thomas Letters, May 4, 1917

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Night; Balls (Parties); Dance; Bands; Music; Weather; Studying; Patriotism; Farming;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert tells stories of what he's been doing the last few nights. He writes about his friend Cason, who can get out of hand. There is a dance for the boys who are going to the Training Camp the night...
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, July 8, 1845

    • Legislative bodies; State government; Holidays; Voting; Vote counting; Political elections; Political issues; Correspondence
    • From James H. Starr and addressed to Charles S. Taylor. Starr writes that the letter is also intended for Thomas Rusk. Starr tells about a Fourth of July celebration with a speech by Col. Jennings, a parade with Col. Wade, and a dance. Starr goes...
    • Cason Letter to Thomas Family 1934

    • Correspondence; Health; Education; Children; Universities & colleges;
    • A letter from Maurine M. Cason to the Thomas family. The envelope is postmarked Beaumont, July 3, 1934 and has a 3-cent George Washington stamp and is addressed to Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Thomas, 2208 Isabella, Houston, Texas. Cason writes about being...
    • Pine Log, 2012-04-23

    • Students; Student Works; Newspapers; Stephen F. Austin State University
    • The Pine Log is the official newspaper of the students of Stephen F. Austin State University. For many years it was published twice weekly on Monday and Thursday. Beginning in Fall 2013, the paper is issued each Wednesday during the Fall and Spring...
    • Pine Log, 2013-03-25

    • Students; Student Works; Newspapers; Stephen F. Austin State University
    • The Pine Log is the official newspaper of the students of Stephen F. Austin State University. For many years it was published twice weekly on Monday and Thursday. Beginning in Fall 2013, the paper is issued each Wednesday during the Fall and Spring...
    • Texas Public Schools High School English

    • Grammar; Schools; Language; Teaching; Books; Standardization; Education; Plans;
    • Volume 12; number 3 From foreword: "Since English Bulletin 312 is out of print the Division of Supervision of the State Department of Education decided that at least some suggestions should be given to English teachers especially to those that have...
    • Mayfield letter, 1842

    • Correspondence; Actions & defenses; Assistance;
    • A letter from Mayfield about a suit against S. Thomas, J.D. Thomas, Mary Thomas, and others. A grant is mentioned a few times. At the end of the letter Mayfield writes he acknowledged a forging that was read to him.
    • Mary Eccleston Diary

    • Women; Socialites; Social Life; Religion; Episcopal churches;
    • Mary Louise Anable Eccleston was born in New York City around 1838. On May 20, 1856 she married Reverend John Clarkson Eccleston, M.D., who was born Maryland. Between 1856 and 1863, Dr. Eccleston was rector of St. John's Episcopal Church in Staten...
    • Houston letter, 1834

    • Business & finance;
    • A letter to Mr. Teel from his friend Mr. Houston. Houston writes that he couldn't take a fee from a man but his charge to Teel will be $150.
    • Bone Letter, December 7, 1861

    • Correspondence; Military life; Health; Family; Civil War
    • Camp Hebert, Austin County, Texas, Dr. Bone to Minerva: Galveston vacated by General Hebert causing great excitement, requests a Bible and another suit of clothes and his case of instruments
    • Orton Family Letter, March 31, 1840

    • Family; Correspondence; Travel; Farm produce; Employment; Business & finance; Slaves; Slavery
    • Letter from Sidney Maury Orton to his wife Louisa. He describes his difficult trip from Natchitoches, Louisiana, to San Augustine, Texas. He mentions a number of people including a Captain Burdit and E. Fuller. He describes a possible “honorable”...
    • McFarland-Russell Letter, July 16, 1871

    • Correspondence; Family; Friendship; Travel; Health & welfare
    • From Robert Russell (Orange, Texas) to Kate McFarland (Bleakwood, Newton County, Texas). Robert writes to Kate about family and friends, a possible marriage, and his recent trip to the "Pine Woods." He talks about Miss Lydia and Miss Jane Cochran...
    • James H. Starr Letter, April 15, 1868

    • Business & finance; Debt; Health & welfare; Correspondence
    • Letter from James H. Starr, New Orleans to James F. Thorn, New York. Starr writes about a thousand dollar debt owed by Thorn and Raguet. He also states that his breathing is improving and that he should be better by the time he returns to...
    • Howe-Piper Letter, May 28, 1900

    • Correspondence; Home food processing; Cookery; Food; Clothing & dress; Textiles; Pottery; Plants; Transportation; Carts & wagons; Horns (Animal); Manners & customs; Childhood & youth; Children; Health; Bathing
    • Letter from Edgar Wellington Howe, Bayambang, Philippines to his daughter, Gertrude. Edgar gives his daughter a detailed account of what he sees in the Philippines. He writes about certain types of food and food storage, social customs, women's...
    • Pierce Letter

    • Vietnam War; War destruction & pillage; War casualties; Military life; Military service; Soldiers;
    • Bob to his parents about a recent 16 day mission and how miserable conditions are in Vietnam and the jungle. He also writes that he learned a man can take more then he thinks.

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