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Lone Oak Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box: Small Collections 2
Identifier: 2008.101

Scope and Contents

This collection is seperated into two sections: 1 folder of negatives and a series of photographs. The photographs are organized by topic.

Dates

  • 1880 - 1930

Conditions Governing Use

Items in this collection are protected by applicable copyright laws.

Biographical / Historical

Lone Oak, Texas is located in Hunt County. Settlers first arrived in Lone Oak in the 1850s and named the area for an oak tree that grew alone in the middle of the grasslands. In 1869 a Post Office was established. Lone Oak grew to include farms, cotton gins, and local businesses.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (8 folders.)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor unknown. Some photographs have labels on the back indicating that they belong to the J.D. Boots Photo Collection.
Title
Lone Oak Photograph Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Josephine Rickman
Date
May 3, 2021
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, Waters Library, Texas A&M University-Commerce Repository