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Farm life

Subject Source: FAST

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

William W. Black family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01077

Papers relating to Black (1820-1862), a physician in Panola County, as well as to the Robb family of New Orleans reflect the social, political, cultural, and financial activities of various family members and friends. Correspondence and financial records primarily concern Black's medical career and his service with the Confederate Army. There is also a weather diary kept by Black in 1853

Dates: 1820 - 1911

William W. Browning papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004485
Abstract The William W. Browning Papers, 1854-1869, consist of letters, notes, bills, receipts, and newspaper clippings concerning Browning, a Central Texas farmer and educator. The papers relate to Browning’s raising and selling of cotton, cattle, and hogs; his work with the Methodist Church in Chappell Hill; and his service on the Board of Trustees of Chappell Hill Female College. Included are photocopies of two letters from the Browning’s son Daniel, a soldier in the Civil War who was later killed...
Dates: 1854 - 1869

Cheney family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02039

The Cheney Family Papers, 1829, 1833, 1923, 1934, consist of correspondence and essays, documenting the activities of members of the Cheney family over a century.

Dates: 1829; 1833; 1923; 1934

James H. Dunn family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00555

Collection documents the lives of the extended family of Dr. James H. Dunn and his wife Rebecca Micheaux.

Dates: 1843 - 1932

William Fitzhugh papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00828

William F. Fitzhugh moved to Texas in 1845 and settled south of present Melissa, Texas. He served in the First Regiment, Texas Mounted Volunteers under the command of Colonel John (Jack) Coffee Hays during the Mexican War. Papers contain Fitzhugh, Skelton, and Shelton family documents.

Dates: 1847 - 1923

Laura V. Hamner papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01972

The Laura V. Hamner papers contain correspondence, literary productions, financial records, broadsides, scrapbooks, photographic cuts, and newspaper clippings, which document Hamner’s career as an author, teacher, newspaper columnist, and radio announcer.

Dates: 1890 - 1963

Ben and Henry Eustace McCulloch family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00126

Papers of Ben McCulloch and his brother, Henry Eustace McCulloch include materials relating to their parents, siblings and descendants, including letters, journals, rosters and military communications, geneologies and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1798 - 1961

David McMeans film collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02629

Comprised of scripts and approximately 2 feet of 16 mm black and white silent motion picture film created for the Paymaster Feed Company, the David McMeans Film Collection, [ca. 1956-1959], visually documents individual farms and ranches in West and Central Texas in the late 1950s.

Dates: [circa 1956-1959]

Emilie von Roeder memoirs

Identifier: camh-arc-004816

The Emilie von Roeder memoirs, 1831-1945, contain records of the von Roeder family history with emphasis on life in Texas.

Dates: 1831 - 1945