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  • David Williams Letters 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-29)
    David and Helen Williams lived in Yandell, Texas, where they ranched for a living. In October 1886, David Williams was involved in a fatal drowning accident along the North Concho. James Coleman is the grandson of David ...
  • Dorothy Kelly Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-27)
    Dorothy King Kelly was the daughter of Oscar John King, who worked for Marathon Oil Company for 20 years, starting in 1930. Oscar John King appeared in the photograph included in the collection of the Orient Railroad along ...
  • Dr. Arnoldo De León Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-27)
    Dr. De León is from Corpus Christi and received his B.A. from Angelo State University and his MA. And PhD. from Texas Christian University Collection, and currently is a Professor of History at Angelo State University. ...
  • Dr. Kate Adele Hill Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-12)
    Dr. Kate Adele Hill, a native of Travis County and the author of three books related to her work as a county home demonstration agent, was the granddaughter of Sam H. Hill, early Schleicher County settler. The family’s ...
  • E.L. Nunnally Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-12)
    E.L. Nunnally was a high school Latin teacher at San Angelo High School for two decades and in 1928 became the first registrar at San Angelo Junior College. The collection includes the Westerner yearbooks for San Angelo ...
  • Ed Fisher Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2014-01-25)
    Ed Fisher (born 1924) had a varied career. He taught at Angelo State University, surveyed land, and worked in real estate. After his retirement he poured himself into writing about the history of West Texas. The majority ...
  • Edwards Plateau Historical Association Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-12)
    Abstract: The Edwards Plateau Historical Association is composed of nineteen counties from Kendall on the South to Coleman on the north. The Association was founded at Menard, TX on 20 October 1962. Each meeting focuses ...
  • Elda Dougherty Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-03)
    Elda C. Dougherty moved to San Angelo, TX from Denver, CO with her husband Dr. Newal J. Dougherty in the 1930s and worked as a professional dance instructor for most of her life. She died in 1991. The collection contains ...
  • Elton T. Mims Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-29)
    Elton T. Mims (1908-1998) was active in the historical preservation and transcribed, typed, and indexed the David Williams letters owned by the Tom Green County Historical Society. The collection contains transcriptions ...
  • Emil Rassman Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-17)
    Emil Rassman of Midland, TX served on the Board of Regents for the Texas State University System and the Board of Regents for the West Texas Chamber of Commerce; he was also affiliated with the Permian Basin Petroleum ...
  • Emsy and Annie Justice Swaim Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2014-03-20)
    Emsy and Annie Justice Swaim lived in Eden, Texas and were partners of a law firm, Swaim and Swaim, in Concho County. Emsy Swaim was an avid history buff. The Swaim Collection can be roughly divided into two main areas: ...
  • Eubank-Hubbard Genealogy Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2014-01-25)
    Hubbard Family research primarily from Wilkes County, GA, Chesterfield County, VA, Harris County, Mecklenburg County NC, and Montgomery County, TN including general records, wills, Revolutionary War records, deeds, maps, ...
  • Fort Concho Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-22)
    The Fort Concho Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas was organized 29 April 1945 by Mrs. W.W. Carson and devotes itself to the preservation of Texas History. The collection consists of scrapbooks compiled by ...
  • Fort Concho Library Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-27)
    John Neilson, Fort Concho Librarian, brought the ledger, telephone directories, and other materials to the West Texas Collection. The collection includes a ledger (Abstract of Lands, Irion County, 1854-1860), Worley’s City ...
  • Gary Flage Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-12)
    The materials include copies of reports and correspondence during the active period of the fort; secondary materials about the fort including stories from periodicals, interviews, newspapers, and books; a paper by Flage ...
  • Gold Star Mothers of Tom Green County Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-01-27)
    Mrs. Mary Wilbanks worked for the Veteran’s Administration and kept a list of the mothers and fathers who had lost sons and daughters during World War II. Mrs. Wilbanks stayed in touch with the mothers for a number of ...
  • Grady Hill Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-10)
    Joseph Grady Hill (1911-1993) was the senior editor of the San Angelo Standard Times for 48 years, executive secretary to Congressman O. Clark Fisher from 1943-1944, and active in the Texas Wildlife Foundation. The majority ...
  • Harriett Baptist Church Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-12)
    Harriett Baptist Church is located in the small community of Harriett east of San Angelo, TX. Collection includes a ledger that lists members of the church by families, a record of giving by each family, visitors each ...
  • Hazel Neal Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-03)
    Hazel Neal (1905-1998) while living in San Angelo conducted extensive research in genealogy and history concerning her family and the First Christian Church. The collection contains Neal family genealogy material, books, ...
  • Hiram Phillips Collection 

    West Texas Collection (2015-02-12)
    Hiram Phillips owned, edited, and published The Texas Sheep and Goat Raiser Magazine. The collection includes books and pamphlets mainly about Texas and the American West, a bound collection of the Texas Sheep and Goat ...