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Subject Source: FAST

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

James E. Alvis collection

Identifier: camh-arc-005109
Abstract Ranging in date from around 1970 to 2018, the James E. Alvis Collection includes contact sheets, black-and-white negatives, color transparencies, an external hard drive, motion picture film, research materials, publications and ephemera showcasing the work of the Texas photographer and filmmaker James “Jim” Alvis. The collection consists of three series: materials related to Alvis’s book, Texas Passing: A Fading Rural Heritage; assorted publications; and...
Dates: 1970 - 2018

J. A. Barnes papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00883

Correspondence and cotton sales records document the cotton transactions of Barnes's Mississippi estate as administered by David G. Humphreys. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.

Dates: 1833 - 1836

Thomas Beaumont papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00937

Letters concern Beaumont's sale of cotton in Louisiana. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.

Dates: 1836 - 1838

Georgia Roads Benson papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00978

Papers include a plantation receipt book concerning cotton production, a deed of transfer for slaves, and a broadside containing the proceedings of the Third Annual Meeting of the Biloxi Baptist Association.

Dates: 1843 - 1863

Sidney Bernheimer papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00989

Invoice for dry goods sold to Miss M.C. Rail by S. Bernheimer & Bro., Port Gibson, Mississippi, and receipts for shipping and payments made by the Port Gibson Cotton Mills. Bernheimer served as receiver for the Mills during 1889. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.

Dates: 1860; 1889

James Bolivar and Virginia Catherine Billingsley papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01055

Papers relate primarily to activities in connection with the Willis Lang, and Billingsley plantations in Falls County as well as to business and literary interests of Virginia Billingsley. Materials include correspondence, casebooks, notes, legal papers, land papers, receipts, journals, newspaper clippings, literary productions, and speeches.

Dates: 1843 - 1918

William Leslie Black papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01074

Photocopied letters and newspaper clippings pertain to involvement of William Leslie Black in Confederate naval activities, conviction for piracy, and his donation of a building to the St. Louis Cotton Exchange.

Dates: 1860 - 1929

Robert G. Brown papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03684

Papers concerning Robert G. Brown (1844-1896), Lavon cotton farmer, landowner, and business man, and his son, R. L., who took over Brown's affairs upon his death, document Brown's land interests in Texas, Louisiana, and Arkansas.

Dates: 1890 - 1921

Burges and Jefferson families papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01889

The Burges-Jefferson Family Papers contain correspondence, photographs, legal documents, slave lists, a broadside, a bible, printed material, receipts, and clippings relating to the Burges and Jefferson families. The papers pertain to civilian and military life during the Civil War, religious life, and family affairs.

Dates: 1836 (1857-1892) 1960

Albert Sidney Burleson papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00070

Correspondence, legislative files, certificates, appointments, speeches, printed materials, newspaper clippings, political cartoons, photographs, and microfilm comprise the Albert Sidney Burleson Papers, 1841-1946, primarily documenting Burleson's years in the political arena as a United States congressman from Texas (1899-1913) and as postmaster general in Woodrow Wilson's cabinet (1913-1921).

Dates: 1841 - 1946