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East Texas Historical Association, 1829-1981

Collection Overview

Title: East Texas Historical Association, 1829-1981

ID: B/21

Extent: 4.0 Boxes

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Among materials which have been donated to the Association are papers of the Orviss family, a photocopy of the monthly return of a Frontier Battalion Company, photocopies of Civil War letters of Joseph H. Bruton, typescripts of personal correspondence of the Rushing family, and the Durst family collection. Materials, chiefly newspaper clippings, pertaining to the history of Gregg and Jasper counties, Sabine River navigation, the Connor feud, and Caddo Lake are in the collection.

Administrative Information

Related Materials:

Ottis Lock Papers. ETRCĀ  Government & Political Collection. G-2

Ralph Wright Steen Papers. ETRC Personal & Family Collection. A-130


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General (Vol.1, no.1) - Constitution, history, etc., 1927-1929Add to your cart.
Folder 2: General (Vol.2) - Membership lists, financial records, 1927-1935Add to your cart.
Folder 3: General (Vol.3A) - Meetings, Programs, 1927-1932Add to your cart.
Folder 4: General  (Vol.3B) - Papers read at meetings, 1927-1931Add to your cart.
Folder 5: General (Vol.4) - Meetings, announcements, 1962-1977Add to your cart.
Folder 6: General (Vol.4) - Meetings, programs, 1963-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 7: General (Vol.4) - Meetings, programs, 1965-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 8: General (Vol.4) - Meetings, programs, 1969-1974Add to your cart.
Folder 9: General (Vol.4) - Meetings, programs, 1975-1981Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General (Vol.5) - Meetings, papers read, 1963-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 2: General (Vol.5) - Meetings, papers read, 1968-1969, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 3: General (Vol.6) - Meetings, minutes, 1962-1965Add to your cart.
Folder 4: General (Vol.7) - Newspaper clippings, 1962-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 5: General (Vol.8) - Correspondence, 1962-1970Add to your cart.
Folder 6: General (Vol.9) - Correspondence re: ETHJ, 1962-1963Add to your cart.
Folder 7: General (Vol.10) - Proof sheets for ETHJ vol.1, no.1, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 8: General (Vol.11) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.1, no.1, pp.3-21, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 9: General (Vol.11) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.1, no.1, pp.23-75, 1963Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General (Vol.2) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.1, no.1, pp.76-100, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 2: General (Vol.2) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.1, no.1, pp.101-133, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 3: General (Vol.2) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.2, no.2, pp.77-98, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 4: General (Vol.2) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.2, no.2, pp.99-127, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 5: General (Vol.2) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.2, no.2, pp.128-146, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 6: General (Vol.2) - Manuscripts for ETHJ vol.2, no.2, pp.147-163, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 7: General (Vol.12) - PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: General (Vol.12) - Articles on East TexasAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Gregg Co. Collection (Vol.1) - Holloway Family History: Story of James and Sarah Elder Holloway, comp. Mrs. T.W. Swiley, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Gregg Co. Collection (Vol.2) - Sabine River Navigation Articles, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Jasper Co. Collection (Vol.1) - Newspaper clippingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Jasper Co. Collection (Vol.2)Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellany (Vol.1) - OrvissAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Miscellany (Vol.1) - OrvissAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Miscellany (Vol.2) - Connor Feud, 1887; Scott's Frontier BattalionAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Miscellany (Vol.3) - Bruton Letters and PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Miscellany (Vol.4) - Caddo Lake by Frank Smith; Legend of Caddo Lake by Alonzo Hope, 1964-1965Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Miscellany (Vol.5) - Texas Colonels and Generals, Confederate States Army compiled by Lester N. Fitzhugh, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Miscellany (Vol.6) - Rushing Letters, 1884-1885Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder A - Durst Family Gifts, Jan. 1965 - News Stories
Folder 9: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder B - Durst Family Gifts - Pictures
Folder 10: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder C - Court cases; Estate documents; personal
Folder 11: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family Collection, 1869-1905Add to your cart.
Folder D(1) - Tax accounts and receipts
Folder 12: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family Collection, 1869-1884Add to your cart.
Folder D(2) - Business accounts; letters; receipts
Folder 13: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family Collection, 1872-1879Add to your cart.
Folder E - Business accounts; letters; receipts
Folder 14: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder F - Deeds and plats
Folder 15: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder G - Dandridge Family and Martha Washington papers
Folder 16: Miscellany (Vol.7) - Durst Family Collection, 1829Add to your cart.
Folder H - Marriage contract between J.B.B. Davenport and Jane Beall Edwards (Maria Carmelita)