Price-Hall Family Collection, 1906-1955 | East Texas Research Center

By Jenna Smith

Collection Overview

Title: Price-Hall Family Collection, 1906-1955Add to your cart.

ID: A/250

Primary Creator: Price, Elijah (1791-1852)

Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet

Subjects: Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.), Families -- Texas, East, Photographs, Price, Elijah, 1791-1852 -- Correspondence

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of Price – Hall family letters, photographs and newspaper clippings about the family.

Collection Historical Note

The Price – Hall family was a family of prominent businessmen in East Texas and Louisiana. Elijah Price moved to Logansport, Louisiana in 1897 from San Augustine, Texas to become a partner in the N.J. Caraway & Co. general merchandise store. They had a funeral business as well. Elijah Price was a colonel in the Civil War and owned a steamboat which was used on the Sabine River until the introduction of the railroad to Logansport. Elijah’s sons were also in the Caraway & Co. business becoming presidents of the company. Smith Price was a prominent banker in East Texas during the oil boom and became President of the Longview National Bank.

Subject/Index Terms

Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Families -- Texas, East
Photographs
Price, Elijah, 1791-1852 -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Repository: East Texas Research Center

Related Materials:

Mary Louisa Johnson Boone Collection. ETRC Personal & Family Collection. A-90

William Hall Price Letters. ETRC Personal & Family Collection. A-190


Box and Folder Listing


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Folder 1: Letters, 1860-1869Add to your cart.

Eva to Eliza, April 9 1861

Elijah to Friend, January 17, 1866

Elijah to Friend, February 13, 1866

Elijah to Eliza Hall, April 6, 1866

E.E. Price to Father, April 13, 1866

Elijah to Eliza, April 24, 1866

Elijah to Eliza, May 6, 1866

Elijah Price to Friend, June 1, 1866

J.H. Wilks to Lige, December 23, 1867

W. Thacker to Elijah, June 14, 1868

Sue Smith to Brother, February 29, 1869

Estell to Eliza, March 18, 1869

Maggie to Cousin, September 29, 1869

Folder 2: Letters, 1870-1879Add to your cart.

Unknown to Mother, February 9, 1870

Thaker to Elijah, June 22, 1870

Elijah Smith to "Uncle" Elijah , July 27, 1870

Arch to Brother, August 10, 1870

Eva to Mrs. E. Price, February 23, 1874

Unknown to Elijah, March 22, 1875

Unknown to Elijah, July 23, 1875

Unknown to Elijah, June 23, 1876

Unknown to Elijah, September 16, 1876

J. Lynch to Elijah, October 29, 1877

Eva to Mrs. E. Price, April 18, 1879

Folder 3: Letters, 1880-1889Add to your cart.

Eva to Lide, March 29, 1880

J.B.C to Mollie, June 23, 1880

Bessie Price to Elijah Price, November 24, 1881

E.P. Smith to Elijah Price, June 27, 1887

E.P. Smith to Elijah Price, July 7, 1887

E.P. Smith to Elijah Price, November 24, 1887

E.P. Smith to Elijah Price, November 27, 1887

Unknown to Elijah, November 18, 1888

Eva to Eliza, 1889

Eva to Lide, 1889

Eva to Eliza, March 16, 1889

Eva to Eliza, April 28, 1889

Eva to Bettie, August 15, 1889

Rebecca to Liza Price, August 15, 1889

Eva to Aunt Eva Peyton, September 28, 1889

Eva to Eliza, October 13, 1889

Mollie McCracken to Eliza, October 18, 1889

Eva to Lide, October 29, 1889

Father to E.E. Price, November 22, 1889

Eva to Lide, November 22, 1889

Father to E.E. Price, December 8 1889

Lige to Elijah Price, December 31, 1889

Folder 4: Letters, 1890-1899Add to your cart.

Rebecca Jenkins to Lide, February 5, 1890

Eva to Eliza, March 9, 1890

Father to E.E. Price, March 11, 1890

Father to E.E. Price, March 16, 1890

Rebecca Jenkins to Lide Price, May 18, 1890

Eva to Lide, May 20, 1890

Eva to Aunt Eva, May 30, 1890

Unknown from Lide, September 7, 1890

J. Lynch to E.E. Price, October 18, 1890

John N. Hicks to Lige and Liza, October 20, 1890

Sallie to E.E. Price, January 24, 1891

Virge to Sister, July 15, 1891

Lutheran Church of Court Mansfield, La to E. Price December 12, 1891

E.J. Fry to Elijah, February 1, 1892

E. R. Jenkins to Liza Price, April 5, 1892

Unknown to Mrs. E.J. Price, May 31, 1892

E.R. Jenkins to Lide, August 25, 1892

Rebecca Jenkins to Sister, March 11, 1893

Mother to E.E. Price, April 2, 1893

R.H. Bates to J.M. Peyton, April 17, 1893

E.P. Smith to Elijah Price, December 25, 1893

Eliza to Elijah, December 2, 1894

Sue Smith to Brother, January 1, 1895

Commissioner W.W. Finley to Col. E. Price, May 8, 1895

Mary Blount to Eliza Price, May 16, 1895

Eva to Lide, November 16, 1895

Sue Smith to Brother, February 18, [1896]

Sue Smith to Brother, June 21, [1896]

Mattie to Eliza Price, December 10, 1896

A.M. Rives to E. Price, June 15, 1897

Mother to E.E. Price, January 5, 1899

John T. Sawyer to Mrs. E.J. Price, August 7, 1899

Mother to E.E. Price, September 17, 1899

Mollie to W.B. Peyton, November 28, 1899

Folder 5: Letters, 1900-1909Add to your cart.

Mother to E.E. Price, January 6, 1900

Mother to E.E. Price, February 15, 1900

Eva to Eliza and Smith, September 17, 1901

Eva to Sister, December 6, 1901

Eva to Sister, December 16, 1901

Mother to E.E. Price, August 5, 1902

Oscar Price to E.E. Price, September 4, 1902

Mother to E.E. Price, September 30, 1902

Mother to E.E. Price, December 12, 1902

Mother to E.E. Price, September 14, 1903

N.J. Caraway to Ernest, September 27, 1903

Father to E.E. Price, October 8, 1903

Cecil to Ernest, April 11, 1904

Unknown to E.E. Price, July 12, 1904

Mollie to Eliza, November 29, 1904

Virge to Sister February 11, 1906

Mother to E.E. Price, April 15, 1906

R. Dennes to Smith, June 10, 1906

N.J. Caraway to Ernest, February 9, 1907

Mother to E.E. Price, May 14, 1907

N.J. Caraway to Ernest, May 20, 1907

N.J. Caraway to Ernest, July 29, 1907

Edgar Price to Eliza Price, September 4, 1907

Unknown to Mr. and Mrs. Smith Price, May 13, 1908

Unknown to Smith Price, June 3, 1908

Mother to W.H. Price, June 9, 1908

W.H. Price to E.E. Price, June 22, 1908

Mother to E.E. Price, September 17, 1908

Folder 6: Letters, 1910-1943Add to your cart.

W.V. Hall to Sister, August 12, 1910

Unknown to Mollie, March 21, 1911

W.V. Hall to T.L. Barlow, February 8, 1912

Will to Mary, August 12, 1913

Unknown to Smith, June 15, 1914

Will to Mary, July 3, 1915

Ruby Hall Faust to Eliza, August 18, 1915

Cecil to Ernest, June 3, 1916

A.L.P. to Ernest, June 15, 1916

Mary to Aunt Winnie, April 15, 1943

Folder 7: Letters From Sue SmithAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Partial LettersAdd to your cart.

Sue Smith to Unknown

Sue Smith to Unknown

Lizzie Askent to Unknown

Unknown

Eva to Unknown

Unknown

Folder 9: Letters with Unknown DatesAdd to your cart.

Marie to Eliza

Cousin Bettie to Mary Ann

Eva to Eliza

Eliza to Ligie

Eliza from Bettie

Berta to Uncle

Jack W. to Elijah Price

Mollie to Elijah

Eva to Lide

Folder 10: EnvelopesAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Invitations and AnnouncementsAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Promissory NoteAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: ReceiptsAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Price Book and Land Survey MapAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Poems and Song, 1866Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Telegrams, 1927Add to your cart.
Folder 17: PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: McCracken PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Booklet, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 20: ObituariesAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Newspaper Clippings, 1926-1956Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Newspaper Clippings, 1977-1979Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Newspaper Clippings, 1980-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Newspaper Clippings, 1992-2005Add to your cart.

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