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Scope and Contents This collection consists of two series documenting the history of the W. L. Mayo family: Series I. General family history and Series II. Individual family members. Series I. consists of correspondence, documents, family trees, newspaper, notes, and photographs and negatives relating to the family generally or as a whole. Series II. consists of sub-series on the Mayo family members Henry Charles Booth, Aileen Mayo, Beatrix "Trixie" Mayo (Thompkins), Booth Mayo, Douglas Mayo, Gladys Mayo (del...
Dates: 1880-1987, undated
Scope and Contents This collection consists of files in three series relating to memorialization of William L. Mayo: Series I. Mayo Day proclamation, Series II. Newspapers, and Series III. Programs. It also includes individual files for death announcements and funeral notices.
Dates: 1917-1967, undated
Scope and Contents The Meier Collection consists of correspondence from Ada Lawrence Meier, wife of Edwin Meier, to her sister-in-law, Irene. The letters, envelopes, and postcards are decorated with advertisements for local merchants and scenes from downtown Commerce. The Miscellaneous Items folder contains a brief genealogical sketch of the Meier family, newspaper clippings, and a receipt made out to East Texas Normal College founder, W.L. Mayo, for a week's supply of bread for the...
Dates: 1907-1990, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1909-1911,
Scope and Contents This collection, which is not subdivided into series, consists principally of the meeting minutes of the Texas State-Supported Colleges Council of Presidents. It also includes related correspondence and various other related materials such as bills, bond payment tables, and resolutions. It is organized chronologically, with separate files for each calendar year.
Dates: 1926 - 1948, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1932 - 1948,
Scope and Contents This collection, which is not subdivided into series, consists principally of the meeting minutes of the Texas State Teachers Colleges Council of Presidents. It also includes related correspondence and various other related materials such as resolutions and statements. It is organized chronologically, with separate files for each calendar year.
Dates: 1922 - 1948
Collection — Box: Small Collections 1, Folder: 4-5
Scope and Contents Collection consists of twelve theatre programs from New York City theatre organizations in the years 1920, 1926, 1928, and 1929. This collection is oganized chronologically. Some of the programs are incomplete with the front portion of ads torn out. Programs consist of advertisements, short articles, and program information for specific plays.
The majority, if not all, of these theatres were demolished in the 1980s.
The majority, if not all, of these theatres were demolished in the 1980s.
Dates: 1920, 1926, 1928, 1929
Scope and Contents This collection is not divided into series and consists of just two files: one on the history of the Church of Christ in Commerce (and Elder H. C. Booth) and the other on First United Methodist Church in Cooper (and Rev. Christopher Mayhew Harless).
Dates: 1971 - 1973
Scope and Contents This collection primarily contains Dr. Ferguson's personal and professional correspondence. Personal letters, Series I, range from 1931 to 1970, and are primarily between Ferguson and his siblings related to management of family agricultural properties and finances. The professional correspondence, Series II, is primarily related to publications of his grammar/spelling books and the operations of East Texas State Teachers College. In addition to correspondence, the collection contains speeches...
Dates: 1924-1970, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1940-1950,
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers produced by President Randolph B. Binnion from 1917-1924.Series I, Correspondence, is the largest series. The correspondence contains rich descriptions of the school, the faculty members, and student body. Each correspondence folder contains letters to prospective students and faculty members as well as correspondence with the Board of Regents discussing fiscal, academic, and campus needs. Of particular interest is the...
Dates: 1917-1924, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1920-1924,
Scope and Contents Subgroup 1. President's Office Records contains correspondence, business files, printed materials, speeches and writings.Series I, Correspondence contains all correspondence from Whitley's career at East Texas beginning in 1919 when he came to the College as dean of faculty and registrar. This series includes all correspondence between President Whitley and President Binnion beginning in 1919 until Binnion's death. Also...
Dates: 1922 - 1977
Scope and Contents The Special Collections Department collects oral histories related to the history of Northeast Texas and Texas A&M University-Commerce. The department also serves as a repository for oral histories conducted by students and faculty in the course of their research.
Dates: 1970 - 2020
Scope and Contents The Paul L. Wakefield collection mainly consists of photographs, correspondence, and newspaper articles. There are also poems, a map of France, and other personal items belonging to Wakefield. The collection is divided into four series. Series I, Personal, includes biographical information, speeches, poems, personal notes, sketches of the Normandy House he built, printed materials, photographs after World War I, and miscellaneous personal items such as...
Dates: 1914-1950, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1920-1950,
Scope and Contents This collection contains a 7x9 photograph of the Peniel High School Girl's Basketball Team, the Kittens, posing around a championship trophy. The photograph is dated March 18, 1933. Also included are two undated headshots of the same individual, one of a basketball player wearing a Penial Kittens sweatshirt and the other a formal yearbook photograph. The basketball headshot contains the following inscription: "Les ye forget- B. Almon (old cat) 1932-1933, Term at Peniel."
Scope and Contents The Peyton McKnight Papers document the activity and work of Texas State Senator Peyton McKnight (1925-1995). Serving as a state senator from 1973-1983 this collection contains McKnight's general correspondence, legislative notes, newspaper clippings, and speech materials. Additionally, the collection contains several types of records common to a state senator's office. These include copies of house and senate bills, notes and schedules pertaining to legislative committees, a subset of files...
Dates: 1970 - 1980
Abstract The Ralph M. Hall Papers document the career and activities of Congressman Ralph Moody Hall and his office. Serving in Congress for over 30 years (1981-2014), Congressman Hall represented Texas' 4th District which covers large parts of Northeast Texas, eventually spanning from Rockwall to Texarkana. The collection contains correspondence, legislative files, and reports covering issues such energy, science and technology, and healthcare in addition to local issues facing the communities Hall...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-2014, Bulk; 1843-2014, Inclusive
Scope and Contents This collection of original Greenville city records includes City Council Minutes, Ordinances, and Resolutions; Corporation Court Dockets and Finance Ledgers; Real and Personal Property Rendered for Taxation; Tax Assessor's Abstract of City Lots; and Tax Rolls.
Dates: 1850-1959, inclusive
Scope and Contents This collection of original Gregg County records includes marriage records from 1873-1930. An index is available upon request.
Dates: 1873 - 1930
Scope and Contents This collection of original Marion County records includes bound volumes of Chattel Mortgage, Civil Docket, Criminal Docket, Criminal Execution Docket, Criminal Minutes, Employees Lien, Marks/Brands/Estrays, Minutes of Commissioners Court, Probate Claim Docket, Probate Docket, Animals Found of Railroad Right of Way, Notice Intention to Marry, and Scire Facias Minutes records.
Dates: 1860-1963, inclusive
Dates: 1948 - 1956; Majority of material found in 1948 - 1948
Dates: 1882-1952, inclusive
Scope and Contents This collection is divided into four series: Administrative Records, Community Activities, Publications, and Photographs and Electronic Media.Series I, Administrative Records, is the largest series in the collection and contains all official chapter records. This series includes executive minutes, rosters, financial reports and plans, activity reports and plans, as well as records from AFA National Headquarters, AFA Texas, and AFA Texoma...
Dates: 1978-2012, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1989-2010,
Dates: 1887 - 1979
Dates: 1892-1980, inclusive
Scope and Contents This collection contains a disc of digitized campaign speeches from the 1948 Congressional and Senate elections in Texas. It includes speeches from Roland Boyd (for Sam Rayburn), G.C. Morris, David H. Brown, Frank Davis (for Sam Rayburn), G.C. Harris (for Sam Rayburn), and Coke Stevenson. The speeches date from July 16-28, 1948. Also included in this collection is a transcription of an oral history interview with Roland Boyd conducted by Michael L. Gillette and Dave McNeely on June...
Dates: 1948; 1985
Scope and Contents This collection is divided into ten series. Series I, Awards, contains music awards and recognitions awarded to Ruby over her musical career. Series II, Books and Publications, contains books, magazines, and various clippings pertaining to Ruby's career. Included in this series is a copy of Today I'll Think About the Rain, a complete anthology of Ruby's works.Series III, Clothing, includes Ruby's performance attire such as belts,...
Dates: 1923-2006, inclusive; Majority of material found within 1940-1970,
Scope and Content Note This collection consists of programs, invitations, newspaper clippings, and other ephemera collected by ETSTC graduate Ruby Bell. It includes programs from theatrical events, choral concerts, graduation ceremonies, and other events on campus. Folder 4 contains Ruby Bell's class schedules and permission forms signed by the Dean of Women granting Miss Bell permission to receive a male visitor in her boarding house and another granting permission to travel off-campus.
Dates: 1922-1926, inclusive
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, correspondence, and news items related to ETNC. Most importantly, the collection includes a scrapbook of the 1914 class with event programs and candid photographs of students and professors. Additionally, there are two panoramic photographs of the 1911 Oratory Class and another of the student body, undated.
Dates: 1908-1947, inclusive; Majority of material found in 1914,
Scope and Contents While this collection contains materials related to Texas and United States history, the majority of the materials concern Paris and Lamar County, Texas. The collection is divided into three broad series: subject files, research files, and family files. The collection is defined to the file level
Dates: 1816 - 1990
- Special Collections, Waters Library, Texas A&M University-Commerce 89
- University Archives, Special Collections, Waters Library, Texas A&M University-Commerce 13
- Education, Higher -- Texas 16
- Commerce (Tex.) 11
- World War, 1939-1945 11
- Texas, East -- History. 10
- East Texas State University -- History. 9
- Education--History 9
- Hunt County (Tex.) 8
- Personal correspondence 8
- Greenville (Tex.) 6
- Texas A & M University--Commerce -- History 6
- World War, 1914-1918 5
- Lamar County (Tex.) 4
- Texas, East -- Biography. 4
- Texas, East. 4
- Texas--Politics and government 4
- Aeronautics. 3
- Hopkins County (Tex.) 3
- Sulphur Springs (Tex.) 3
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 3
- African Americans—History 2 ∧ less
- Texas A & M University--Commerce -- History 8
- Texas A & M University--Commerce 4
- Whitley, S. H. (Samuel Henry) 4
- East Texas Normal College 3
- East Texas State University 3
- Aikin, A.M., Jr. 2
- Binnion, Randolph Bunyan 2
- East Texas State Teachers College 2
- Grimshaw, James A., Jr. 2
- Rayburn, Sam 2
- Warren, Fletcher 2
- Warren, Robert Penn 2
- Warren, Wilhelmina Kuenstler 2
- Adams, Faye Carr 1
- Air Force Asssociation. Northeast Texas Chapter 416 1
- Allmond, Ruby 1
- Armstrong, Louis 1
- Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.) 1
- Atkins, Chet 1
- Barrus, Paul Wells 1 ∧ less