Dallas County Genealogy References
ACCESSION: 35254333 AUTHOR: Butler, Steven R. TITLE: Dallas County, Texas and the Mexican War, 1846-1848 : a history and roster PLACE: Richardson, Tex. PUBLISHER: Descendants of Mexican War Veterans, 1995
ACCESSION: 35016173 AUTHOR: Crossley, Marie TITLE: Mesquite City Cemetery, Dallas County, Texas PLACE: [Mesquite, Tex PUBLISHER: Mesquite Histrical [sic] and Geneal. Society, 1995
ACCESSION: 34517835 AUTHOR: Jamieson, Adrienne Bird TITLE: Dallas County, Texas minute book A, 1846-1855, 14th District Court abstracts PLACE: Dallas, Tex PUBLISHER: The Society, 1995
ACCESSION: 34104843 AUTHOR: Curry, Louise. TITLE: Irving News obituaries index PLACE: Irving, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Curry, NOTES: v. 1. 1988 -- v. 2. 1990 -- v. 3. 1991 -- v. 4. 1992.
ACCESSION: 32657234 AUTHOR: Pickens, Suzanne. TITLE: Recordation of "Old" Bear Creek African-American Community Cemetery DFW International Airport Dallas County, PLACE: Fort Worth, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Greiner, Inc., 1992 SUBJECT: Cemeteries -- Texas -- Dallas County
ACCESSION: 32142405 AUTHOR: Carlisle, Willie Flowers. TITLE: Dallas County marriage records YEAR: 1945 1957 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control NOTES:  1846-1861 --  1861-1868 --  August 1868-March 1874 --  1875-1877.
ACCESSION: 31876492 TITLE: Dallasearch : a guide to genealogical resources in Dallas County, Texas. PLACE: Dallas, Tex. (P. O. Box 12648, Dallas) : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society: 1993
ACCESSION: 30984836 AUTHOR: Lu, Helen M. TITLE: Marriages Dallas County, Texas PLACE: Dallas, Texas : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1994 9999 NOTES: Title on microfiche header: Dallas County, Texas, marriages. v. 4. Books L, M, N, (1890-1895)
ACCESSION: 30882683 AUTHOR: Darnell, Rubyann Thompson. TITLE: Dallas County, Texas, genealogical data from early cemeteries PLACE: Dallas, Texas : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1981 9999 SUBJECT: Registers of births, etc. -- Texas -- Dallas County.
ACCESSION: 30500796 TITLE: Proud heritage II : pioneer families of Dallas County. PLACE: [Dallas, Tex.] : PUBLISHER: Dallas County Pioneer Association, 1993
ACCESSION: 30368904 AUTHOR: Graeme, W., Mrs. TITLE: Early Dallas County wills PUBLISHER: Mrs. W. Graeme, 1960 1969 NOTES: Caption title: Abstracts of will record book C, Dallas County Court House.
ACCESSION: 27961311 AUTHOR: Baker, Anna Brown. TITLE: Cochran Chapel United Methodist Church and Cochran Chapel Cemetery : 9027 Midway Road, Dallas, Texas, 1976
ACCESSION: 26049817 AUTHOR: Anderson, Peggy. TITLE: Marriage records, Dallas County, Texas PLACE: Ennis, Tex. : PUBLISHER: distributed by Books 'n Books, 1992 NOTES: Books A-D (1847-1874).
ACCESSION: 24308795 AUTHOR: Wright, Betty Davis. TITLE: Obituaries, Garland, Dallas County, Texas 1900-1910 : extracted from the Garland news microfilm, Nicholson Memorial Library, Garland, Texas. PUBLISHER: B.D. Wright, 1991
ACCESSION: 23285408 TITLE: Dallas County, Texas probate cases : original documents, disposed cases, cases 1-3,100, 1846-early 1900's PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1978 FORMAT: 35 microfilm reels ; 16 mm. NOTES: Mss., typescripts. Includes material in original probate packets for estate, guardianship, and lunacy cases in Dallas County, Texas. Much of the material would not be entered into the probate record books. Includes indexes.
ACCESSION: 23285364 AUTHOR: Texas. Secretary of State. TITLE: Voter registration lists YEAR: 1867 1869 NOTES: Also known as: Voter registers. Also known as: 1867-1869 voter registers. Microfilm contents arranged by Texas county: reel 1. Anderson, Bell. -- reel 2. Bexar, Cameron. -- reel 3. Chambers, Dallas. -- reel 4. Davis, Fayette. -- reel 5. Fort Bend, Grayson. -- reel 6. Grimes, Harrison. -- reel 7. Hays, Kerr. -- reel 8. Kendall, Matagorda. -- reel 9. Maverick, Parker. -- reel 10. Polk, Shelby. -- reel 11. Smith, Van Zandt. -- reel 12. Victoria, Zapata. Microfilm. Austin, Tex. : Produced by Texas State Library, State Records Center, 1987. 12 microfilm reels : negative ; 35 mm.
ACCESSION: 23194932 AUTHOR: Scarborough, Jewell Davis, 1887-1968. TITLE: Papers, YEAR: 1902 1967 NOTES: Includes literary productions, research materials, photographs, printed, legal, and financial material, maps, and scrapbooks and scrapbook material pertaining to Mrs. Scarborough's writings, research, civic and social activities, her travels, and her family. Collection bulks with manuscripts and research material relating to her genealogical work. Genealogical researcher, civic leader, suffrage activist, homemaker. Born in 1887 in Pittsburg, Texas. SUBJECT: Scarborough, Dallas. Tatum family. Davis family. McSwain family. Gardner family. Stovall family. Aldredge family.
ACCESSION: 22634234 TITLE: Dallasearch : a guide to genealogical resources in Dallas County, Texas. PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1990
ACCESSION: 21962539 TITLE: Researching in Dallas County, Texas. PLACE: Dallas, TX : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1989
ACCESSION: 21255885 TITLE: Family records James Campbell Chapter, D. A. R. , Dallas, Texas (1706-1954) / PLACE: College Station, Tex. : PUBLISHER: D. A. R. Genealogical Records Committee, 1958
ACCESSION: 21083209 AUTHOR: Lu, Helen M. TITLE: Marriages, Dallas County, Texas / edited by Helen Mason Lu and Gwen Blomquist Neumann; compiled and published by Dallas Genealogical Society. PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: The Society, 1978 9999. NOTES: Vol. 2 edited by Margaret Ann Schmidt Hudson and Adrienne Bird Jamieson. v. 1. Books A-E (1846-1877).--v. 2. Books F-H (1877-1885).
ACCESSION: 17564842 TITLE: Records of the Church of Holy Trinity (Episcopal), Bonham, Texas founded by the Rt. Rev. Alexander Charles Garrett, First Bishop of Dallas, c.1876. YEAR: ? 1980 1988 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control FORMAT: 1 microfilm reel : positive ; 35 mm. NOTES: Title page of original: The Service record book for a systematic record of Sunday and week-day services, offerings, officiating clergy, etc. etc. Reproduction of original. "The first records of this church where lost in the 1920's".
ACCESSION: 16781322 TITLE: Dallas County Texas marriage records, 1873-1876 PLACE: Dallas, TX. : PUBLISHER: Microfilm Sales & Service, 1960 1969 FORMAT: 1 microfilm reel : positive ; 35 mm. NOTES: Originally published as two separate items by the D.A.R. Genealogical Records Committee 1956. Original cover title: Genealogical records.
ACCESSION: 16742699 TITLE: Grand Prairie, Texas, cemetery inscriptions, Dallas County, Texas PLACE: Grand Prairie, TX : PUBLISHER: The Society, 1987
ACCESSION: 15305534 TITLE: Dallas County, Texas, 1877-1881. PLACE: Hammond, La. : PUBLISHER: Nicholas Russell Murray, Hunting for Bears, 1986 SERIES: Computer indexed marriage records
ACCESSION: 15187028 TITLE: Proud heritage : pioneer families of Dallas County. PLACE: [Dallas, Tex.] : PUBLISHER: Dallas County Pioneer Association, 1986
ACCESSION: 14814644 AUTHOR: Dallas Public Library. Texas/Dallas History and Archives. TITLE: W.R. Conger cemetery studies 1986
ACCESSION: 14575719 AUTHOR: Carlisle, Willie Flowers. TITLE: Old cemeteries of Dallas County 1948 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control
ACCESSION: 13866818 AUTHOR: Taulbee, Dena. TITLE: James Meaders & the lawsuits PLACE: Lex[ington], Ky. (PO Box 25785, Lexington 40524) : PUBLISHER: D. Taulbee, 1986 SUBJECT: Meaders, James, -- 1853-1925 -- Estates.
ACCESSION: 13348764 TITLE: 1860 mortality schedule Kaufman County, Texas; Dallas County, Texas; Denton County, Texas; Cooke County, Texas; Montague County, Texas. YEAR: ? 1865 1965 NOTES: Listed in alphabetical order within each county.
ACCESSION: 12895286 TITLE: Dallas County marriage records, August, 1868 - May, 1873 / PLACE: [Dallas, Tex.?] : YEAR: ? 1970 1979 NOTES: Index : p. 2-47 Typed carbon pages bound in 3-ring notebook.
ACCESSION: 11364245 AUTHOR: Brown, John Henry, 1820-1895. TITLE: History of Dallas County, Texas : from 1837 to 1887 / PLACE: Austin, Tex. : PUBLISHER: D.A.R., Balcones Chapter, 1983 NOTES: "Texas Daughters of the American Revolution special project : reproduction of genealogical records, committee source record books prepared by Balcones Chapter"--Cover.
ACCESSION: 10899581 TITLE: Balch Springs Historical and Genealogical Society : [quarterly]. PLACE: Balch Springs, Tex. : PUBLISHER: The Society, 1972 1972 FREQUENCY: Quarterly NUMBERING: -v. 1, no. 4 (Dec. 1972). Began with Mar. 1972. NOTES: Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 2 (June ); title from cover. ISSN: 0748-2582
ACCESSION: 10654010 TITLE: 1860 census, Dallas County, Texas. PLACE: Mesquite, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Mesquite Historical and Genealogical Society, 1980 1984 SUBJECT: Registers of births, etc. -- Texas -- Dallas County.
ACCESSION: 10605805 AUTHOR: Wright, Betty Davis. TITLE: Cemetery inscriptions, Garland, Dallas County, Texas PLACE: [S.l.] : PUBLISHER: B.D. Wright, 1983
ACCESSION: 10459242 TITLE: First half dozen years : Dallas County, Texas, as seen through the Commissioners' Court minutes / PLACE: Dallas, Tex. (P.O. Box 4276, Sta. A, Dallas 75208) : PUBLISHER: Lu & Newmann, 1982 .
ACCESSION: 9646036 AUTHOR: Darnell, Rubyann Thompson. TITLE: Dallas County, Texas, genealogical data from early cemeteries / PLACE: Dallas, Tex. (P.O. Box 12648, Dallas 75225) : PUBLISHER: The Society, 1982 9999 SUBJECT: Registers of births, etc. -- Texas -- Dallas County.
ACCESSION: 9541844 TITLE: Report of the proceedings of the various associations of ex- confederates : held at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, August 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th, 1884. PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Dallas Herald printing house, 1884 SUBJECT: Confederate States of America -- History -- Societies, etc. United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Societies, etc.
ACCESSION: 9355746 AUTHOR: Dallas County (Tex.). District Clerk Office. TITLE: Index to naturalization records, Dallas County, Texas PLACE: [Dallas, Tex. : YEAR: 1982 1914
ACCESSION: 9071475 AUTHOR: Van Buren, Robert B., Mrs. TITLE: Marriage records of the Reverend L. McD. Kennedy, D.D, associate minister, Highland Park Presbyterian Church, Dallas County, Texas while serving as chaplain in the United States Navy stationed at San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, October 13 through December 27, 1943 PLACE: [Dallas, Tex? : YEAR: 1982
ACCESSION: 8927920 TITLE: Index to probate cases 1846-1900, Dallas County, Texas PLACE: Dallas, Tex. (P.O. Box 12648, Dallas 75225) : PUBLISHER: The Society, 1978 9999
ACCESSION: 8846639 AUTHOR: Lu, Helen M. TITLE: Marriages, Dallas County, Texas : books A-E (1846-1877) PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1978 9999
ACCESSION: 7720516 AUTHOR: Clark, Robert M. (Robert Murel), 1948- TITLE: The Schaerdel family of Dallas County, Texas PLACE: [Dallas] : PUBLISHER: R.M. Clark, 1981
ACCESSION: 7507009 TITLE: Marriage records of the Reverend L. McD. Kennedy, D.D, associate minister, Highland Park Presbyterian Church, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, 1963-1971 PLACE: [Texas] : PUBLISHER: Texas Society Daughters of American Revolution, Geneological Records Committee, 1980
ACCESSION: 5885022 AUTHOR: Conger, William R. TITLE: Confederate Cemetery, Dallas, Texas. YEAR: 1961 NOTES: "Cemetery report number 3." Information gathered by students at Sunset High School, 1961. Typescript (carbon copy)
ACCESSION: 5884941 AUTHOR: Conger, William R. TITLE: Pleasant Mound Public Cemetery, Dallas, Texas. YEAR: 1966
ACCESSION: 5884324 AUTHOR: Conger, William R. TITLE: Western Heights Cemetery, Dallas, Texas. YEAR: 1966
ACCESSION: 5863038 TITLE: Texas kin PLACE: Balch Springs, Tex. : PUBLISHER: The Society, 1973 FREQUENCY: Quarterly NUMBERING: Vol. 2, no. 1 (Mar. 1973)- ISSN: 0748-2590 SUBJECT: Balch Springs Historical and Genealogical Society -- Periodicals. Registers of births, etc. -- Texas -- Dallas County
ACCESSION: 3881238 AUTHOR: Fitzhugh, Newton. TITLE: Hardscrabble, Pleasant Run, and the origins of Lancaster / PLACE: Lancaster, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Lancaster Historical Society, 1969 SERIES: Miscellaneous publication - Lancaster Historical Society ; no. 1
ACCESSION: 3866368 AUTHOR: Lu, Helen M. TITLE: Marriages Dallas County, Texas / PLACE: Dallas, Texas : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1978 NOTES: Library has: v. 1. Books A-E, 1846-1877.
ACCESSION: 3634614 AUTHOR: Bates, O D TITLE: Grave markers in cemeteries in and near Irving, Texas PUBLISHER: Bates, 1974
ACCESSION: 34748445 TITLE: Richardson Heights Baptist Church, Richardson, Texas, church minutes and financial statements PLACE: [S.l.] : PUBLISHER: Historical Committee of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, 1994 FORMAT: microfiches : negative. NOTES: Eye-legible header: Tx. Richardson. Richardson Heights Baptist Church. Title from accompanying sheet. Vols. I-XIV. Church minutes and financial statements (1956-1993) - Vol. XV. Church minutes and financial statements - Index (1956-1993) Vol. XVI. Church membership records (1956-1958) Vols. XVII-XVIII. Pastor Search Committee minutes (1981-1982, 1992) -- Vol. XIX. Pastor Search Committee - Ron Lewis (1992) -- Vols. XX- XXIV. Church newsletters and financial statements (1957-1962) -- Vols. XXV-XXXXI. Church newsletters - Baptist Standard (1971-1993).
ACCESSION: 32296238 AUTHOR: Cobb, Berry B. TITLE: A history of Dallas lawyers, 1840 to 1890 PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : YEAR: 1934 Microfilm. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
ACCESSION: 32249481 AUTHOR: McCombs, Holland. TITLE: Holland McCombs papers, YEAR: 1853 1991 NOTES: This collection consists of Holland McCombs' extensive personal and subject files which contain six decades of research materials and correspondence. The collection contains book and article drafts, interview notes, photographs, artifacts and various items related to the life and work of Holland McCombs. The significant items in the collection are: the John F. Kennedy assassignation records, the trial and hearing notes of Jack Ruby's incarceration, the research notes and drafts to Tom Lea's "King Ranch" and Diane Smith's "Armstrong Chronicle", historical information relating to Texas and ranching, the stories of his youth in Martin, Tennessee, and reports issued by McCombs while he was a reporter in Central and South America in the 1930's and 1940's. Included in the collection are the letters and photographs of the McCombs, Holland, and Freeman families dating back to the 1850's.
ACCESSION: 31393065 AUTHOR: Baldwin, D. J. TITLE: To the people of Texas : after a night of war, confusion and bloodshed, a new era has dawned upon us ... PLACE: Dallas, TX : YEAR: 1863 1865 NOTES: The 3 men accused of promulgating the 1863 broadside, "Common sense" were: D. J. Baldwin, E. Seelinger, and Dr. Richard Rogers Peebles.
ACCESSION: 31043059 TITLE: 1887-1912, silver anniversary edition of the Garland news, Garland, Texas, Friday, April 5, 1912. PLACE: [Garland, Tex. : YEAR: 1912
ACCESSION: 30988816 TITLE: Big Springs Baptist Church, Garland, Texas, church membership records and minutes PLACE: [S.l.] : PUBLISHER: Historical Committee of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, 1992 FORMAT: microfiches : negative. NOTES: Includes: v.1-37. 1874-1989.
ACCESSION: 30102392 AUTHOR: DeGolyer, Homer. TITLE: Warren A. Ferris and the conquest of the three forks of Trinity : the beginnings of Dallas County : YEAR: ? 1900 1970 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control NOTES: Typescript with corrections. Describes the exploration, surveys, and settlement of the present Greater Dallas area through the life of Warren A. Ferris, who came to Texas in 1836. Appendix includes newspaper articles by Ferris, poems attributed to Ferris, and excerpts from LIFE IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS.
ACCESSION: 28598428 AUTHOR: Morris, Rhonda L. TITLE: James R. Rylie, his descendants and Rylie Prairie, Dallas County, Texas gone but not forgotten PLACE: Mesquite, Tex. : PUBLISHER: [R.L. Morris, 1990 1993
ACCESSION: 28416053 AUTHOR: Marshall, Thomas, 1811-1901. YEAR: 1821 1901 PUB TYPE: Archive/Manuscript Control FORMAT: 2 v. and 5 boxes. NOTES: Chiefly family correspondence discussing farm conditions, politics, the Civil War, and family affairs, including letters (1880-1901) written by Marshall and his wife in Economy, Civil War letters from Marshall's sons, Swain Marshall, serving with 8th Indiana Infantry Regiment in Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas, Virginia, and Georgia, and Alonzo Marshall, serving with 69th Indiana Infantry Regiment in Kentucky, Tennessee, and at a military hospital in St. Louis, Mo., and from other relatives serving in Indiana and Iowa regiments, letters from relatives in Dallas County and elsewhere in Iowa (1855-1901), Memphis and elsewhere in Tennesssee (1851-1860), and from Kansas (1890s), and letters (1869-1873) from students at Spiceland Academy, Spiceland, Ind.; together with minute book (1852-1854) of Economy chapter of Daughters of Temperance. Quaker farmer, of Economy, Ind.
ACCESSION: 27962781 TITLE: Memorial and biographical history of Dallas county, Texas ... Containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time ... and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day. PLACE: Chicago, PUBLISHER: The Lewis publishing company, YEAR: 1892 NOTES: Master microform held by: McI. Microfiche. Dallas, Tex. : Microplex, 19--.
ACCESSION: 27962778 TITLE: Memorial and biographical history of Dallas county, Texas ... Containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time ... and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day. PLACE: Chicago, PUBLISHER: The Lewis publishing company, 1892 NOTES: Master microform held by: UnM. Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms International, 19--. 1 reel ; 35 mm.
ACCESSION: 27038838 AUTHOR: Santerre, Francois, 1809-1889. TITLE: Family papers, YEAR: 1855 1889 NOTES: Correspondence, financial documents, legal documents, photographs, certificate, memorabilia, clippings, periodicals, and books. Collection is primarily in French language. Included are certified birth certificates of several family members, a copy of the act to incorporate the Societe de Colonisation Europeo-Americaine, Francois Santerre's inscription into the society, and deeds to property in La Reunion. Most of the correspondence is from Augustin Houdin of St. Leonard, France. Memorabilia includes greeting, advertising, and religious cards, engravings, illustrations, and homemade paper items. Santerre's French Army record books are present as well as 162 books and several periodicals which were a part of the family's library. Santerre and his wife and six children immigrated from France in 1856 to join La Reunion Colony, a socialist experiment founded in 1855 by the Societe de Colonisation Europeo-Americaine. The colony, located a few miles west of Dallas, Texas, dissolved after only two years, but the Santerres remained in the area.
ACCESSION: 26019578 AUTHOR: Slaughter, C. C. (Christopher Columbus), 1837-1919. TITLE: Papers, YEAR: 1876 1968 NOTES: Includes correspondence (1876-1931), financial (1885-1935) and legal (1916-1921) material, photographs (1876-1968), and literary productions (1907) pertaining to Slaughter and his family. Bulks (1876- 1921) with correspondence written to him by his second wife Carrie Averill Slaughter and legal materials pertaining to Slaughter's death and the division of his estate (1921). Of particular interest is a speech written by Slaughter in 1907 entitled "The Passing of the Range" and his scrapbook pertaining to the Confederate Veteran's Reunion held in Dallas, Texas, in 1902. Trial driver, Texas Ranger, banker, philanthropist, and cattleman. Born 1837 Sabine County, Texas. With his father George Webb Slaughter and brothers, established frontier ranch in Palo Pinto County, Texas, in 1857. Participated in Civil War as frontier militia and Texas Rangers. Drove cattle over Chisholm Trail and later moved operations to West Texas where by 1905 he owned 40,000 cattle and controlled over one million acres. Founder of American National Bank of Dallas (1884), and cofounder of Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (1877), Texas Baptist Education Commission (1897) and Baylor Hospital of Dallas, Texas (1904). Died 1919 Dallas, Texas.
ACCESSION: 25557764 TITLE: First Baptist Church, Richardson, Texas, church membership records and minutes PLACE: [S.l.] : PUBLISHER: Historical Committee of the Baptist General Convention of Texas,1988 FORMAT: microfiches : negative. NOTES: Includes: Vols. 1-23 (Dec. 1865-Dec. 1986)
ACCESSION: 23987537 AUTHOR: Brown, John Henry, 1820-1895. TITLE: Brown, John Henry, family papers, YEAR: 1691 1951 NOTES: Materials related to the family and career of Brown include papers accumulated in connection with his historical writings and others produced by family members. Journalist, military hero, politician, and historian
ACCESSION: 22397747 AUTHOR: Dallas Public Library. Texas/Dallas History and Archives. TITLE: Dallas County Pioneers Association : MA 87-20 register YEAR: 1990
ACCESSION: 21183242 TITLE: Hicks family papers, YEAR: 1880 1977 NOTES: Correspondence, diary, minutes, photographs, negatives, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, poems, pamphlet, membership cards, cassette tape, newspapers, and books. Includes a family tree; scrapbooks complied by Joshua Louis Hicks of poems and essays clipped from newspapers; Socialist Party membership cards, union membership and working cards; the World War I diary of Louis Hodge Hicks; The Hatchet, July 19-30, 1918; The Arrow Head, February 27 -May 2, 1919; the Scout, September, 1911; Dallas newspapers and national magazines on President Kennedy's assassination, Lyndon Johnson, the moon walk, and the Gerald Ford administration, 1963-1977; and an oral history interview with Louis H. Hicks. Also included are various Dallas Democratic Precinct Convention minutes and correspondence and clippings concerning Louis Hicks' involvement in Democratic Party activities. Louis H. Hicks' papers are primarily photocopies. Includes the September 13, 1900, issue of the Galveston Daily News covering the Galveston hurricane. Louis H. Hicks was a writer, editor, and printer. He was active throughout his career in several Texas labor union locals of the International Typographical Union. His father, Joshua, was a pioneer printer, publisher, and editor during the late 19th and early 20th centuries in West Texas. He was a member of the Socailist Party of America and an ardent Prohibitionist.
ACCESSION: 21181561 AUTHOR: Hawn, Joe P., 1915-1973. TITLE: Papers, YEAR: 1961 1973 NOTES: Correspondence, financial records, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, brochures, house bills, news releases, certificates, reports, rosters, minutes, speeches, biographical data, and scrapbooks. Includes campaign records, certificates of election, and legislative files as well as personal correspondence. The scrapbook is a photocopy of newspaper clippings and correspondence which trace Hawn's political career. The papers include a history and records of Angels, Incorporated, a Dallas area school for mentally retarded children, and a report of two Wood County cemeteries (which includes a list of persons buried there): Smyrna Cemetery (1873-1972) and Old Mt. Zion Cemetery (1893-1972). Hawn was the representative from the Pleasant Grove section of Dallas during the 61st through 63rd sessions (1969-1973) of the Texas House of Representatives. He was a retired Captain of the Dallas Fire Department and served six years as Manager of the Pleasant Grove Chamber of Commerce before being elected a state representative in 1968.
ACCESSION: 21142662 AUTHOR: Smith, Michael Kalen. TITLE: Every-name index to John Henry Brown's History of Dallas County, Texas from 1837 to 1887 ... & John H. Cochran's Dallas County, a record of its pioneers and progress ... PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Taproot, 1988 SERIES: Every-name index series ; no. 1 ISBN: 0940187000
ACCESSION: 15140456 TITLE: Index to Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County, Texas PLACE: Dallas, Tex. : PUBLISHER: Dallas Genealogical Society, 1986
ACCESSION: 15132577 AUTHOR: Dallas Public Library. Texas/Dallas History and Archives. TITLE: Henry F.C. Johnson Civil War letters YEAR: 1986 NOTES: Typescript (photocopy). Title from cover. "Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library." "MA 83.19."