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Finding Guides are tools that allow researchers to get an in-depth look at a collection before actually seeing the collection.

Finding Guides

Finding Guides are tools that allow researchers to get an in-depth look at a collection before actually seeing the collection. Not all collections have finding guides, and not all finding guides are available on the website. Finding guides are created as collections are processed, with special attention given to the most used and requested collections. Here are our online finding guides available so far.

A

  1. Angelina County Historic Site Survey Collection, 1986.

    .5 cubic feet (3 volumes, 1 photograph album)
  2. Angelina County School Superintendent’s Records, 1885-1971.

    43.25 cubic feet (50 boxes, 36 volumes, 1 album)

B

  1. Baucum, Ed, Collection, 1913-2000.

    .25 cubic feet (1 box)

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D

  1. Daniel, J. Shirley, Photograph Collection, 1940s-1960s.

    12.5 cubic feet (approx. 4100 prints and 4109 negatives)
  2. Deveraux, Frank, World War II Collection, 1944-1945.

    5 digital photographs, 1 digital flight log
  3. Dial Family Collection, 1915-1938.

    1 cubic foot (2 boxes)
  4. Diboll Day Collections

    13 cubic feet
  5. Durham, Jake, Papers, 1948-1950.

    2 cubic feet (2 boxes)
  6. Durham, Paul, Papers, 1962-1978.

    1 cubic foot (1 box)

E

  1. Edwards, Elodie Miles, Collection, c. 1890s-2000.

    1 cubic foot (2 boxes, 1 album)

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J


L

  1. Ligon, Jim Collection

    1 cubic foot

M

  1. Mann Family Collection, c. 1907-1920.

    .25 cubic feet (1 box)
  2. Morrison, Jay, East Texas Railroad Photographs, 1914-2003.

    2 cubic feet (approx. 736 photographs, also 14 artifacts)
  3. Munz, Mary, Collection, c. 1900-2003.

    3.25 cubic feet (5 boxes)

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P

  1. Pine Tree Garden Club

    6 cubic feet

R


S

  1. Silvers’, Joe, Rayville Ranch Photographs, c. 1919-1928.

    .25 cubic feet (approx. 55 photographs)

T

  1. Temple, Arthur, Jr., Business Papers, 1943-2006.

    383 cubic feet (381 boxes, 9 artifacts, 2 oversize boxes, 2 oversize folder
  2. Temple Estate Papers, 1879-1952.

    3.25 cubic feet (7 boxes)
  3. Temple Family Collection, 1826-1985.

    2.5 cub feet (4 boxes)
  4. Temple, Lottie Wimp, Papers, 1930s-1995.

    14 cubic feet (15 boxes)
  5. Texas South-Eastern Railroad Company Records, 1902-1991.

    67 cubic feet (49 boxes, 6 oversize boxes, 112 volumes)

W

  1. Webber Family Collection, 1897-1990.

    6 cubic feet (12 boxes, 6 albums)
  2. Webber, W. Temple, Sr., Papers, 1950-1974.

    16.25 cubic feet (17 boxes)
  3. Weston, Robert, Papers, 1965.

    2 cubic feet (2 boxes)

Z