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    • 1801 Indentured Servant Contract

    • Employment; Contracts; Women; Women domestics
    • Indenture contract transfer from Hayes Crawford to Benjamin Gaston, Hudson, Columbia County, New York. For servant, Elizabeth Daugherty from Ireland for three years.
    • 1827 Petition for Deed of El Loco Farm

    • Land; Land grants; Law & legal affairs; Republic of Texas; Land tenure; Ranchers; Ranches; Grazing;
    • Request for formal possession of a farm known as El Loco by Manuel de Los Santos Coy, inhabitant of Nacogdoches and his plantation situated on the Crazy Creek, Arroyo el Loco. 12 bits paid for the years 1827 and 1828 to the honorable chief of the...
    • 1829 Meeting Minutes

    • Politics & government; Meetings; Government officials;
    • 1829 document lists minutes of Coahuila y Tejas government meeting in Nacogdoches, written in Spanish. Juan Bautista Valdes and Pedro Am de Ernal are two men mentioned in the document.
    • 1832 Invitation to a Public Dinner

    • Committees; Meetings; Grand juries; Judicial proceedings; Sectionalism (United States); Politics & government; State rights;
    • Printed invitation to attend a public dinner in Columbus, Georgia to discuss "mode and measure of redress" in reaction to the Federal government's treatment of Southern states. August 15, 1832. Names of senders: James W. Fannin, Jr., Nicholas...
    • 1833 Record of Interrogatory

    • Law & legal affairs; Witnesses; Debt; Trials, litigation, etc.;
    • Interrogatory answers from witnesses pertaining to C. R. Patton about delivery to Josiah H. Bell's landing, Henry Horn deceased $1154.28 note due January 1, 1838 signed by Thompson amounts, potential benefits or conflicts, boats of William H....
    • 1835 Custody of Orphans Decision

    • Law & legal affairs; Orphans; Children; Republic of Texas;
    • 1835 court decision handed down by Judge A. Hotchkiss naming Bailey Anderson, Jr. and Samuel McFadine as "Tutrix" or female guardian of four orphaned minors, Wade H. Shoat, Nancy Shoat, Luiza Shoat and Stoakley Shoat, children of Kit Shoat,...
    • 1835 Order for Ammunition

    • Revolutions; Ammunition; Gunpowder; Rangers; Republic of Texas;
    • Order requesting that William Smith forward lead and gunpowder to the Texas Rangers under the command of Captain Silas and charge the cost to the government of Texas. Signed by Henry Millard, Committee Chair, San Felipe, Texas.
    • 1835 Order to Survey Land

    • Land; Surveying; Land grants; Republic of Texas;
    • No. 120. An Order to John M. Henrie surveyor dated 30 March 1835 to survey 10 or 15 miles north of Nacogdoches in the David G. Burnet Grant, a site of land for Thomas Maxwell, signed by Jorge Antonio Nixon. To determine if such tract is entirely...
    • 1835 Spanish Land Certification

    • Land grants; Republic of Texas; Surveyors; Land; Land tenure;
    • Three page document signed by the alcalde, or magistrate, of Nacogdoches, Radford Berry, recognizing Lancelott Smithers as the legal representative of Louis Carbajal of Bexar. Mr. Smither is to locate and measure two sites of land in the...
    • 1836 Letter for Purchase of a Horse

    • Committees; Horses; Militias; Republic of Texas; Military service;
    • Letter to Capt. Hamilton, directing him to sell his horse for fifty dollars to Mr. Smith, and charge the amount to the Nacogdoches Committee of Vigilance and Safety. Signed by K. H. Douglass, Henry Raguet and H. [Hayden] Edwards, Secretary. This...
    • 1836 Loan to the Texas Republic

    • Transportation; Military mobilizations; Republic of Texas; Soldiers;
    • An 1836 receipt of a loan for $25, from Joseph Rowe to the Texas Republic, to be used in transporting military volunteers to headquarters. Signed by D. Watson, Asst. Quarter Master, San Augustine, Texas, July 24, 1836.
    • 1836 Promise to Pay Thirty-five Pesos

    • Debt; Business & finance; Republic of Texas; Letterheads;
    • Promise to pay Vital Flores 35 pesos, signed by J. E. Mayfield, witnessed by James Quenisett, Damian Cordova, and John W. Adams. Document with official stationary of Coahuila y Tejas government 1834-1835 with an eagle and the all-seeing eye.
    • 1836 Receipt for Coffee

    • Credit; Paying bills; Stores & shops; Coffee; Militias; Military rations; Republic of Texas;
    • Receipt for payment of an account on January 24, 1836 in Nacogdoches with Johnston & English from John M. Henrie, for the purchase of coffee for Texas Volunteers. Signed by H. Henderson.
    • 1838 Audited Drafts

    • Money; Business & finance; Republic of Texas; Debt;
    • These drafts, one belonging to Austin Rutherford, were issued to recognize creditors of the republic and to formalize their claims. Creditors exchanged these drafts in the marketplace or funded them in currency, bonds, certificates of stock in the...
    • 1838 Honorable Discharge from Texas Militia

    • Militias; Military discharges; Military service; Republic of Texas;
    • Certificate No. 43 dated August 26, 1838 at the headquarters in Nacogdoches for honorable discharge of Raburn Haley, of Shelby County, Texas, who joined the the Mounted Gunmen, 2nd Company of the 3rd Regiment, 3rd Brigade of the Texas Militia on...
    • 1838 Honorable Discharge from Texas Militia

    • Militias; Military discharges; Military service; Republic of Texas
    • Honorable Discharge, given to Shelby County, Texas resident Rolly Reigns, from the Company of Volunteers of Mounted Gunmen in the Third Company of the Third Regiment, Third Brigade of Texas Militia. Signed by Capt. George W. Hanks and Lieut. Col....
    • 1838 Receipt of a Horse

    • Gifts; Horses; Military mobilizations; Republic of Texas; Military exchanges; Horse artillery; Republic of Texas;
    • An 1838 document acknowledging use of one grey horse, valued at $75.00, from W. Alexander Grier (Greer) for the use of the Army of the Republic of Texas. Signed by J. Roberts.
    • 1838 Republic of Texas Land Survey

    • Land; Measured drawings; Surveying; Republic of Texas;
    • Survey of 640 acres of land in Nacogdoches County, Texas, for Harry M. Lucas, Certificate No. 1199 2nd class issued by the bond of land commissioners for the County of San Augustine and thoroughly described by legal description. The survey was...
    • 1838 Warranty Deed

    • Land; Law & legal affairs; Republic of Texas;
    • An 1838 warranty deed, conveying land along King's Highway in Nacogdoches County, Texas, from Jose Ma. Mora to John Walling for $25.00. Signed by Jesse Walling, John T. Pattillo; George Humphries; Jose Ma Mora and O. L. Holmes Clerk of the County...
    • 1839 Election of Militia Officers

    • Militias; Military officers; Political elections; Republic of Texas
    • Republic of Texas document signed by Chief Justice of Nacogdoches County Charles S. Taylor authorizing Judge William Roark to hold local militia elections on April 6, 1839 for a captain and two lieutenants.
    • 1839 Hiring of a Wagon and Train

    • Carts & wagons; Pack animals; Packtrains; Republic of Texas
    • July 24, 1839 receipt made in Nacogdoches to H. J. Offett for the $150.00 hire of wagon and animals to carry supplies to the Sabine River for the army of the Republic of Texas. Signed by John S. Roberts, Quarter Master, and William G. Cook,...
    • 1839 Letter Douglass to Logan

    • Militias; Military officers; Frontier & pioneer life; Republic of Texas; Agriculture; Law enforcement;
    • A 1839 letter from K. H. Douglass to Captain William Logan discussing Douglass' nomination for Major General of the Militia and the need for regular protection of the frontier.
    • 1839 Marriage License

    • Marriage licenses; Republic of Texas; Seals (Impressions);
    • Marriage license issued in Nacogdoches County, Texas, to Benjamin Thomas and Martha Engledone, sworn to by Rev. Littleton Fowler, Minister of the Gospel of the Methodist Episcopal Church, filed January 17, 1839 with Clerk of Court, Daniel Lacey on...
    • 1839 Property Tax Assessment

    • Taxes; Republic of Texas; Livestock;Taxes; Cattle; Horses; Livestock; Land;
    • Republic of Texas property tax form listing for 320 acres of land valued at $820.00 and one poll tax, in Nacogdoches County and 7 head of horses and mules valued at $280.00, 40 head of cattle valued at $402.00, 30 hogs valued at $54.00 for a total...
    • 1839 Republic of Texas Deed

    • Judicial proceedings; Land; Republic of Texas
    • December 21, 1839 Republic of Texas land deed recorded in Book F pages 162 and 163, from John Walling to John Hall, signed by Daniel Lacey, Nacogdoches County Clerk, John Walling, Jesse Walling, Bartlet M. Hall, Claiborne Chisum, Thomas Chisum. ...
    • 1839 Subpoena for Witnesses

    • Law & legal affairs; Witnesses; Judicial proceedings; Republic of Texas;
    • Summons on July 9, 1839 for Alexander Loyd and A. F. Gray to appear on September 1, 1839 and give evidence in the case of Charles Richards vs. Edmond Hyde and James Perkins. Signed by C. Deen, San Augustine County, Texas District Clerk.
    • 1839 Summons for Witness in Grand Jury Trial

    • Law & legal affairs; Judicial proceedings; Trials, litigation, etc.; Evidence (Law); Republic of Texas;
    • Republic of Texas, San Augustine County, subpoena dated September 11, 1839 for Sheriff Rhoddy Anthony to summon David Barbee and T. F. Smith to appear before the grand jury and give evidence. Signed by C. Deen, District Clerk.
    • 1840 Expense Account

    • Expense accounts; Judges; Republic of Texas
    • Republic of Texas document validating $176.61 in expenses incurred by the petitioner E. Betoble, sworn in Nacogdcohes on April 13, 1840 in William Hart the Chief Justice of Nacogdoches County.
    • 1840 Interrogatory Fragment

    • Law & legal affairs; Judicial proceedings; Probate law & practice; Republic of Texas;
    • Fragment of interrogatory from the Probate Court for the estate of Lester Thompson, deceased, of Fort Bend County, Texas, signed by Commissioners Daniel T. Pritchett and Claiborne Barton. Pertaining to W. H. Patton, deceased delivered some time in...
    • 1840 Kelsey H. Douglass Notes

    • Money; Business & finance; Merchants; Merchandise exchanges; Merchants' exchanges;
    • Examples of 1840 currency issued by local merchant, Kelsey H. Douglass. Douglass established a thriving mercantile business in Nacogdoches, Texas, using his own currency, which was circulated freely at near par in 1840. His sudden death in 1840...
    • 1842 Deed of Land

    • Land; Law & legal affairs; Republic of Texas
    • Part of a Texas land Deed of Transfer, from Jose Ma. (or Wm) Mora to John Walling, recorded and signed on June 29, 1842 by O. L. Holmes, Nacogdoches County Court Clerk and filed July 2, 1842 in Book G page 180 of Records & Deeds etc.. Includes...
    • 1843 Bill of Lading

    • Cotton; Shipping; Republic of Texas; Commerce;
    • Bill of lading for fifteen bales of cotton for A. (Arnold) Thomason of Nacogdoches. Signed by Charles Chevallier, April 15, 1843. Dated at Pattonia, Texas, Robert S. Patton. Possibly part of a legal case because the back has "Exhibit No. 3"...
    • 1843 Cotton Trial Interrogation Record

    • Judicial proceedings; Trials, litigation, etc.; Cotton; Republic of Texas;
    • A certified, true copy, 9 pages tied with a black ribbon, of the original which was issued December 13, 1843. Record of interrogatory for a trial regarding bales of cotton from Galveston County, Texas, District Court, in the case of Arnold...
    • 1843 Order to Collect Court Costs

    • Judicial proceedings; Debt; Republic of Texas;
    • November 1, 1843 Republic of Texas order for the sheriff of Nacogdoches County, David Rusk, to collect $5.50 from Jacob Garrett, Jr, for court costs in San Augustine County from September 16, 1839. Signed by J. B. Johnson, San Augustine County...
    • 1843 Summons to Give Evidence

    • Judicial proceedings; Actions & defenses; Witnesses; Republic of Texas
    • September 11, 1843 Republic of Texas order for the sheriff of San Augustine County to summon Joseph Broyles to appear in District Court on the fourth Monday in September to give evidence in the case of K. L. Anderson (Kenneth Lewis Anderson),...
    • 1844 Republic of Texas Treasury Warrant

    • Treasuries; Money; Wages; Indians of North America; Republic of Texas
    • Treasury warrant no. 1760 in the amount of $86.25, payable to L. H. Williams for his service as Indian Commissioner as appropriated by an Act of February 5, 1844 for Indian purposes. Signed by Charles Mason, Auditor, and Samuel B. Shank,...
    • 1844 San Augustine Warranty Deed

    • Land; Law & legal affairs; Republic of Texas;
    • A 1844 warranty deed transferring land ownership from Byrd L. Hanks sealed and delivered to Matthew Cartwright, San Augustine, Texas. Sold for $140.00 a tract or parcel of grounds situated, lying, and being in the town of San Augustine fronting...
    • 1845 Cotton Trial Interrogation Record

    • Judicial proceedings; Trials, litigation, etc.; Cotton; Republic of Texas; Shipping;
    • Record of Interrogatory for a trial regarding bales of cotton shipped in April 1843, prepared for the Galveston County, Texas District Court, in the case of Arnold Thomason versus Henry M. Smyth, to be answered before the Chief Justice of...
    • 1846 Appraisement for Debt

    • Law & legal affairs; Actions & defenses; Republic of Texas; Debt;
    • Republic of Texas writ, issued on February 10, 1846 in San Augustine County for Nelson H. Munger, ordering the county sheriff to collect on a September 29, 1845 judgment against Patrick J. Griffin for $774.56 for debt and $290 interest and $14.55...
    • 1847 Description of Lands Involved in a Lawsuit

    • Land; Land grants; Trials, litigation, etc.; Law & legal affairs; Republic of Texas; Seals (Insignia);
    • Description of lands in a lawsuit, once held by Robert A. Irion and passed to Austin Closs. Names mentioned include Mosley Baker, Gibson Kuykendall, Radford Berry (Alcalde of Nacogdoches), Charles Gill, Vital Flores (Constitutional Alcalde of...
    • 1847 Writ Ordering Transfer of Slaves

    • Slaves; Slavery; Law & legal affairs; Ribbons; Seals (Impressions); African Americans;
    • Writ of sequestration signed by Clerk G. W. Banton, Walker County, Texas ordering Sheriff William Reeves to find and hold slaves in the possession of Stephen G. McClenny. These were runaway or escaped slaves - includes names, ages, and...
    • 1848 Letter by Thomas J. Rusk

    • Correspondence; Publishers; Architecture; Architects; Politicians;
    • Letter to Messrs. Fowler & Wells by U.S. Senator Thomas J. Rusk that he had received their letter of the 26th and the books. Rusk appreciated their work and hoped all the youth of the country would read them. Washington, DC. He asked that their...
    • 1848 Sale of Land for Taxes

    • Taxes; State government; County government; Land
    • A preprinted form for the sale of land owned by Jose Marine, at auction, for non-payment of taxes totaling $2.73 assessed in 1846 and attempted to be collected by Andrew Caddell, assessor and collector for Nacogdoches County on January 2, 1847 for...
    • 1852 Letter from D. Hays in San Augustine

    • Farming; Croplands; Corn; Cotton; African Americans; Slavery; Railroads; Hunting; Travel; Families;
    • A letter from D. Hays in San Augustine, Texas, to his brother, James Hays, regarding family, corn and cotton crops, slaves, and the railroad. Sent in response to three letters sent June 12, 20, and July 4 of 1852. D Hays had been in Fort Jesup...
    • 1853 Claim Against Estate for Medical Care

    • Law & legal affairs; Health care; Estates; Death; Medical equipment & supplies; Medicine; Medicines; Seals (Impressions);
    • Statement of account owed for medical care to Samuel Overton by the estate of Elizabeth Engledow, deceased. Smith County, Texas, October 29, 1853. Signed by Justice of the Peace Joseph L. McKay, N. C. Henry, in Rusk for the Cherokee County Court,...
    • 1856-1866 A. E. Baker & Sons Account Book

    • Business & finance; Credit; Dry goods stores; Mailboxes; Postal service; Post offices;
    • Account Book of Dr. Joseph F. Palmer at the store of A. E. Baker & Sons (Amaziah E. Baker) in San Augustine, Texas, from 1856 to 1866 containing dates, amounts, types, and costs of goods sold such as corn. Another section (pages 2-5) appear to be...
    • 1860 Baker Witness to Deed

    • Right of property; Land;
    • Document stating Finetta M. Baker, wife of Amaziah E. Baker, appeared before S. W. Blount, Notary Public in the County of San Augustine, Texas, for the purpose of reviewing a deed from J. F. Palmer recorded October 7, 1860 by J. H. Dixon, clerk...
    • 1860 Bill of Sale

    • Land; Law & legal affairs; Slavery; Slave trade; Slaves; African Americans
    • An 1860 deed of transfer for one-half of a tract of land in Stanford, Fairfield County, Connecticut and two slave children (George and Eliza) for $1800, between Joseph F. Palmer and Fenetta M. Baker, wife of Ameziah E. Baker. October 16, 1860. ...
    • 1860 Statement of Account

    • Debt; Credit; Estates; Dry goods stores;
    • Document reviewing account owed to Amaziah E Baker & Son by the deceased, Miss Leannah Horton, for purchases of soap and fabric, in the amount of two dollars in San Augustine County, Texas. S. W. Blount, Notary Public.
    • 1862 Louisiana Confederate Note

    • Money; Civil War; Business & finance; Confederate States of America;
    • 1862 two dollar note from Louisiana payable "Twelve Months after a definitive Treaty of Peace between the Confederate States & The United States".
    • 1862 United States $1 bill

    • Money; Business & finance
    • Second series of U.S. paper money issued. It is a large size note with an image of Salmon P. Chase, Secretary of Treasury under Abraham Lincoln, on the front. Payable from the New York Treasury.
    • 1863 Transfer of Deed

    • Land; Law & legal affairs
    • Transfer of deed for 800 acres land in Nacogdoches County, North of the stage road between Nacogdoches and Chireno and south of the land owned by Thomas J. Carl and partly by the road east of the land owned by D. H. Vail part of B. Hardeman Sr.'s...
    • 1864 Joseph Baker letter about Battle of Mansfield

    • Civil War; Campaigns & battles; Battlefields; Military life; Soldiers; Death; War casualties; War; War damage;
    • Joseph Baker fought in the Battle of Mansfield in Louisiana on April 8-9, 1864. he wrote a letter after the battle and sent it to his family in San Augustine. In this battle the Confederates were able to turn back the Union army and prevent an...
    • 1870 Texas Pension Act Notice

    • Government policy; Veterans; Pensions; Texas Revolution; Republic of Texas;
    • A State of Texas Act granting pensions to the surviving veterans of the Texas Revolution with a notation by A. Bledsoe, Texas Comptroller. To receive the pension, the veterance had to have served prior to the battle of San Jacinto and those who...
    • 1877 Citizens Savings Bank Check

    • Checks; Banks; Banking; Bank notes; Cheering; Railroads;
    • Check no. 12134 from the Citizens Savings Bank in Jefferson, Texas for twenty-five dollars. Paid to J. N. Hughes and signed by Jno. M. Sims. Payable by the Bank of Commerce, St. Louis, Mo. The check has several decorative images including a woman...
    • 1882 series $10 National Bank Note

    • Money; Business & finance
    • Ten dollar national currency note issued by "The Frost National Bank of San Antonio." This type of currency was issued from 1864 to 1935 by federally chartered banks.
    • 1899 Series $5 Silver Certificate

    • Money; Indians of North America; Business & finance;
    • Five dollar silver certificate, 1899 "Chief" note (FR 280). Hunkpapa (Lakota Sioux) Chief Running Antelope is pictured on the front of the note. Note that his head dress is Pawnee.
    • 1900-1911 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; 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 ...
    • 1904-1909 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; 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 ...
    • 1911-1916 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death; Death & burial; 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...
    • 1912 Photograph of Parsonage

    • Photographs; Historic buildings; Architecture; Houses
    • This is a black and white / sepia photograph of parsonage in 1912. There is a note accompanying it that says "Where I was born, W.N. McKenney, 8737 Bunningham, Houston, TX 77055. My father was Rev. S. Stephen McKenney." The house has a wooden...
    • 1913 Road Construction in Houston

    • Road construction; Roads; Horses; Construction; Construction equipment; Schools; Universities & colleges; Mules; African Americans;
    • A photograph of a mule pulling a cart spreading Solvay roadbinder on a finished road at the Rice Institute in Houston, Texas. An African-American man wearing a light colored jacket, hat, pants, and boots is driving the mule. There are lamps and...
    • 1913 Roadwork on the Galveston Causeway

    • Road construction; Roads; Construction; Construction equipment; Automobiles; Equipment; Equipment & supplies; Bridges; Telephone lines;
    • A photograph of a topless car pulling a cart that is spreading Solvay along the newly constructed Galveston causeway. There are three men in the photograph working the machinery. The photo was taken by Schlueter Studio in Houston, Texas.
    • 1916-1920 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death; Death & burial; 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...
    • 1917 Pine Burr Yearbook

    • Education; Educational facilities; Young adults; Youth; Architecture; Structures; Student organizations; Students; Sports; Recreation; Advertisements; Buildings; Schools;
    • 1917 Nacogdoches High School yearbook with black cover. It includes photograhs of the school board, faculty, and staff and all of the students: seniors, juniors, sophomores, and freshman. It has notable Nacogdoches buildings including...
    • 1917-1918 Graduation Journal of Lera Millard

    • Scrapbooks; Schools; Football; Social life; Correspondence; Graduation ceremonies; Education; Sports; Students; Student organizations; Recreation; Young adults; Youth; Baseball; Architecture; Travel; Photograph albums; Photographs; Buildings;...
    • This is a published graduation journal for Lera Millard's senior year of high school, 1917 to 1918. It has a collection of classmate pictures and her activities during her last year of high school. "The Girl Graduate Hier Own Book" designed and...
    • 1918 Pine Burr Yearbook

    • Education; Educational facilities; Young adults; Youth; Architecture; Structures; Student organizations; Students; Sports; Recreation; Advertisements; Buildings; Schools;
    • 1918 Nacogdoches High School yearbook with black cover. It includes photograhs of the school board, faculty, and staff and all of the students: seniors, juniors, sophomores, and freshman. It has notable Nacogdoches buildings including...
    • 1920 Rice University Commencement Program

    • Programs; Graduation ceremonies; Universities & colleges; Seals (Insignia);
    • A 4.25'' x 5.25'', leather-wrapped commencement program from Rice Institute dated Saturday, June 5, 1920 through Monday, June 7, 1920. Albert Langston Thomas is listed as one of the candidates for a bachelor's degree. It has a typed poem, "The...
    • 1920-1924 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; 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...
    • 1924-1928 Funeral Register

    • Morgues & mortuaries; Death & burial; Death; 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...
    • 1926 Lumberjacks Baseball team

    • Stephen F. Austin State University; Baseball; Athletes; Uniforms; Sports
    • A team photograph of the 1926 SFA Lumberjacks Baseball team. Bottom row: Howard Prince, Joe Davis, Everett Walker, C.N."Choe" Thompson, Sam Davis, Earl Medford, D.M. Walker. Top row: Hollis Thomas, Leo White, Lee Conner, Sam Frizzell, Eugene...
    • 1928 - 1930 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...
    • 1930 - 1933 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...
    • 1933 - 1936 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...
    • 1936 - 1939 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...
    • 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...
    • 1937 School Group

    • School children; Group portraits; Students;
    • Handwritten notations accompanying photograph of school students: Third, 30 people, 1937; I was 8 & Aline was 9; I was 9 & Aline was 10
    • 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...
    • 1942 Lumberjack Football team

    • Stephen F. Austin State University; Football; Sports; Athletes; Uniforms
    • Team photograph of the 1942 SFA Lumberjacks. (Last names listed) Top row: Coach Baumgarten, Freiberger, Mills Cloninger, Murrell, Lindley, Die, Nash, Whitley, Burnett, Cole, Collier, Siedenberger & Coach Murff. Middle row: Manager HOllingsworth,...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 1945 Class Photo

    • School children; Group portraits; Students;
    • 1945-1946 school photo, Mary Maude Parrish Bolton's first year to teach. first class billy Mac top second from the right
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 1950-1952 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...
    • 1952-1955 Funeral Register (a)

    • 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...
    • 1953-1955 Funeral Register

    • Death & burial; Death; Morgues & mortuaries; Physicians; Business & finance; Diseases;
    • 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...
    • 1955 - 1957 Funeral Register

    • Death & burial; Death; Morgues & mortuaries; Physicians; Business & finance; Diseases;
    • 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...
    • 1992 Election winners

    • Electoral college; Voting; Advertisements;
    • Interview with Tim James (District Attorney) and Joe Evans (Sheriff), Election Winners. Commercials for local businesses include Radio Station KJ103, Fredonia Temporaries, Ariel Wine and Cappel's Italian Restaurant, Nacogdoches and Angelina County...
    • 1st Sergeant George Goetz

    • Military Officers; Armies; Prisoners of War; World War II; Soldiers;
    • Photograph of 1st Sergeant George Goetz, a German who served in the U. S. Army. He was a translator for Camp San Augustine and later became a successful state representative.
    • 4-H kids

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    • Photo of kids sitting on the road in front of a car. Raymond (with the gun), Ray, Joyce, and Linda with friends.
    • 8th District Correspondence Envelope

    • Envelopes; Correspondence; Legislators; Politics & government; Politicians;
    • Brown envelope with a stamp in the upper left hand corner reading "House of Representatives U.S., Part of Congressional Record, Free." M. C. is stamped in the upper right corner. Across the top in blue reads "Misc: D." Also in blue in the middle:...
    • "A History" manuscript

    • History; Political activity; Land; Land tenure; Business & finance;
    • A history of the action of the political and civil authorities and citizens relating to the land office at Nacogdoches under the jurisdiction of Charles S. Taylor, commmissioner appointed by the Government of Coahuila and Texas under act of the...
    • "Guess who?"

    • Friendship; Women; Photographs;
    • A photograph of an unidentified middle-aged woman with dark hair worn pinned up with a hat and glasses. She is standing under a tree talking with two other women with a brick building in the background. The photo is labeled, "guess who?"
    • "Lots of Love" from Jim

    • Letters; Children; Love; Swimming; Mothers;
    • A handwritten note in pencil on folded, stained notebook paper from Jim to his mother. In the note Jim requests two reeds for his instrument because his current one is too stiff, shoe polish, and his bathing suit. He tells his mother he is having...
    • A Baby and her Doll

    • Children; Childhood & youth; Baby carriages; Dolls; Ribbons; Summer;
    • A photograph of Anne Thomas as a baby laying in a baby carriage and playing with her feet and a doll. There is part of a brick wall, a row of shrubs, and grass in the background. The caption reads, "Anne's favorite position--notice bow & ribbon &...
    • A Beautiful Home

    • Houses; Porches; Porticoes (Porches); Family; Families; Trees; architecture; Yards;
    • A photograph of a large two-story wooden home with siding, white trim, and a two-story porch that spans across half of the front of the house. In front are two large trees and four individuals (two men, a woman, and a toddler). The photograph is...
    • A concrete highway bridge

    • Bridges; Forests; Forestry; Automobiles;
    • A long and high bridge that goes over a wooded valley with mountains extending upwards in the corner of the photograph. Cars are moving across the bridge which is presumably in the Alps, most likely Germany.
    • A Daddy and Daughter

    • Children; Fathers; Parks; Winter; Baby carriages; Infants;
    • A photo from New Year's Day 1939 of Albert Thomas with his infant daughter Anne who is laying in a baby carriage. They are photographed outside on the sidewalk at a park.
    • A Daddy and Daughter

    • Children; Childhood & youth; Men; Photographs; Photography; Portraits; Family; Clothing & dress;
    • A portrait of an unidentified man and young girl, possibly father and daughter. The man wearing pin-striped pants, a dark suit jacket, and tie sits in a chair with one leg crossed over the other while the little girl dressed in all white with...
    • A Day at the Beach

    • Beaches; Piers & wharves; Boardwalks; Oceans; Swimmers; Swimming; Bathing suits; Childhood & youth;
    • A photograph of Lera Millard with daughters Anne and Lera Thomas and another young girl. They are sitting in the water along the edge of the beach. There is a boardwalk and pier in the background that appears to be at Galveston in the 1940s.
    • A Faded Family Gathering

    • Families; Family; Women; Men; Children; Childhood & youth; Portraits; Portrait photographs; Trees; Infants;
    • A faded photograph of a group of six individuals: one man, three women, and two children under the age of three. One woman sits under a tree in a wooden chair holding a baby on her lap while everyone else stands behind her. There is a row of...
    • A Faded Landscape

    • Photographs; Photography; Houses; Porches; Fences; Corrals; Ranches; Agriculture; Trees; Architecture;
    • A faded photograph on an unidentified man standing against a wooden fence near a wooden gate. The man is so small he appears as part of the background. The fence runs in front of a white one and a half story wooden dogtrot house with a full...
    • A Family Affair

    • Photography; Photographs; Photographic prints; Photographic studios; Photographic postcards; Photographers; Pictures; Portrait photographs; Portraits;
    • 4" x 6" black and white photograph taken by C. H. Casley Photographer in Nacogdoches, Texas. A family of four poses against a backdrop resembling a porch with trees in the background. From left to right: the father, seated on a stool, wears a...
    • A Family Reunion

    • Family; Families; Photographs; Photography; Automobiles; Reunions; Group portraits;
    • A group photograph taken outside at the base of a large tree. There are twenty-six individuals in the photo, mostly middle-aged and older adults, both male and female. They are all dressed formally and most of the women are wearing hats. In the...
    • A Formal Portrait

    • Clothing & dress; Men; Tuxedoes; Photographers; Photographs; Photography;
    • A portrait of an unidentified man wearing a black tuxedo, white dress shirt, and white bow tie. The background is a dark, solid color. The photographer, location, and date are unknown.
    • A Friend

    • Religion; Preaching; Spiritual Life; Philosophy; Friendship
    • George Foreman, born in Marshall, Texas, is perhaps best known for his career and success as a professional boxer, but his accomplishments have also extended beyond sports. During his career, Foreman became an ordained minister and delivered many...
    • A Girl in a Bow

    • Children; Childhood & youth; Hair; Hair ornaments; Hairstyles; Portraits; Portrait photographs; Photographs; Jewelry;
    • An oval portrait of an unidentified young girl between the ages of five and ten. She is only photographed from the neck up. She is wearing a dainty beaded necklace and a white bow pulls back part of her short blonde bob.
    • A Group of Giggling Girls

    • Photographs; Photography; Women; Clothing & dress; Winter; Fences; Young adults; Youth; Students; School field trips;
    • A faded and torn photograph of Lera Millard with four other women smiling and appearing happy. They are all dressed in dark colored coats and wearing hats. They are standing outside under a tree and there are leafless trees and a white wooden...
    • A Group of Girls

    • Photographs; Photography; Young adults; Youth; Women's education; Women; Architecture;
    • A photograph of eighteen young women with Lera Millard sitting in the middle holding a white sign or piece of paper. They are posing in front of a building, but the windows are the only thing visible.

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