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Subject Source: FAST

Found in 51 Collections and/or Records:

George Henry Ragsdale papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00577

The collection documents the professional career and personal life of Texas field naturalist George Henry Ragsdale (1846-1895).

Dates: 1848 (1875-1894) 1937

Washington Swisher Rector papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01935
Scope and Contents The Washington Swisher Rector Papers, 1837, 1860-1906, document the activities of Rector and his wife Myra as well as the Rector, Selvidge, and Stout family members in Arkansas, Texas, and Tennessee. The collection primarily consists of 650 letters written by Rector during his service in the Confederate Army, as a student at Sequatchie College in Tennessee, as a teacher and dairy farmer in Texas, and as Fisher County clerk. Letters to Rector during the Civil War from relatives, friends,...
Dates: 1837; 1860 - 1906

Horace Lafayette Reed papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02344

Composed of correspondence, memoirs, personal and biographical material, military records, newspaper clippings, and photographs, the Horace Lafayette Reed Papers, 1860-1939, primarily document the military career of Reed.

Dates: 1860 - 1939

Jefferson Reed family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02345

Business letters, legal documents, financial papers, and broadsides comprise the Reed (Jefferson) Family Papers, 1830-1901, documenting the personal affairs of the Reed family.

Dates: 1830 - 1901

Sterling Clack Robertson family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02349

Correspondence, legal documents, military orders, a pardon, receipts, and broadsides comprise the Sterling Clack Robertson Family Papers, 1824-1865, chiefly documenting Robertson’s life and career as a plantation owner, soldier, and early settler of Texas.

Dates: 1824 - 1865

Smoot and Graham families papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00220

Materials relate to the Smoot family and their participation in the settlement of the Austin area.

Dates: 1811 - 1968; 1986; 1987

John A. Templeton papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01572

Personal papers of John. A. Templeton (b. 1844), Confederate soldier in Company "I" of the 10th Texas Cavalry.

Dates: 1861 - 1868; 1930

Nathan Thomas papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01583

Correspondence, business and legal papers concerning the career of Nathan Thomas (1809-1881), planter, early settler, and legislator, relate to the provisioning of Thomas's plantation with supplies and slaves.

Dates: 1839 - 1868

David B. Trimble collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01075
Scope and Contents This collection documents the Bailey, Buchanan, Davidson, Gillespie, Hestand, Kincanon, McPherson, Nevill, Smith, Trimble, and Willis families with correspondence, business records, land records, manuscript materials, printed items, newspapers and clippings, and photographs. The collection dates from 1764 through 1994, but the bulk of materials date from the 1860s to 1940s. The items illustrate daily life in small towns and rural areas in Texas and in the South. The collection includes...
Dates: 1764 - 1994

Willis R. Woolrich papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01281

Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, printed materials, pamphlets, maps, glass negatives, slides, financial records, and newspaper clippings comprise the Willis R. Woolrich Papers, 1933-1977, which document Willis Woolrich career as an engineer, a dean, and a professor.

Dates: 1933 - 1977