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Scope and Contents The Bowman Collection is a mixture of oral histories, newspaper clippings, and copies of primary and secondary sources documenting nineteenth century Texas. Almost all of the oral histories are represented in the collection as handwritten, typed and copies – all three are often stapled together. The collection is organized in three series, professional papers including speeches and articles as well as correspondence, research files organized geographically, and research files organized by...
Dates: c. 1810 - 1940, inclusive
Scope and Contents The collection is organized into two series.Series I, A Young Man Comes to Texas, 1852-1866 Files; consists of letters from the Tennessee State Archives in Nashville and transcribed by Dr. William E. Sawyer.Alfred wrote regularly to his brother Morton prior to 1856. There are a few letters to his parents and other members of the family as well. The letters are full of interesting descriptions of Texas during...
Dates: n.d., c. 1979
Scope and Contents The collection is organized into seven series: Activity Files, Biographical Materials, Correspondence, Newspaper Clippings, Photographs, Scrapbooks, and Speeches, Writings. The bulk of the materials are in English with some materials in Spanish. The collection consists of materials related to his foreign service in eight different countries and life in Texas after retirement. Series I. Activity Files, 1926-1975; consists of itineraries, programs, maps,...
Dates: 1921-1975, inclusive
Scope and Contents The Local History Vertical File Collection consists of topical files regarding individuals, families, businesses, communities, and events in historic and present-day Northeast Texas. The collection consists of essays, family histories, news clippings, directories, pamphlets, letters, maps, and other manuscript materials. The files were compiled by Dr. James Conrad through his personal research and through small donations to the Special Collections Department. This collection is on-going and as...
Dates: c. 1900 - present
- Texas, East -- History. 3
- Ambassadors -- United States -- Correspondence. 1
- Ambassadors. 1
- Ankara (Turkey) 1
- Delta County (Tex.) 1
- East Texas State College. Training School -- History. 1
- East Texas State University -- History. 1
- Fannin County (Tex.) 1
- Foreign Service Officer Program (U.S.) 1
- Hopkins County (Tex.) 1
- Latvia -- Politics and government 1
- Managua (Nicaragua) 1
- Nicaragua -- Foreign relations -- United States. 1
- Oral histories 1
- Paraguay 1
- Red River County (Tex.) 1
- Texas, East -- Biography. 1
- Texas, East. 1
- Turkey -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 1 ∧ less
- Aikin, A.M., Jr. 1
- Berle, Adolf A., Jr. 1
- Bowman, L.L. (Lucius Linton) 1
- Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) 1
- Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar) 1