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Ed Davis Collection on the Trinity River

Identifier: THR/01/2015.s085
Scope and Contents The Ed Davis Collection on the Trinity River contains many handwritten notes and documents collected by Ed Davis as he wrote his master’s thesis The Movement for Trinity River Development at the University of North Texas in 1964. The thesis materials include interview notes, rough drafts, and articles concerning the Trinity River and the Trinity Improvement Association. The collection also includes several Trinity River and Dallas area publications that relate to the history and condition of...
Dates: 1928 - 2015

Edinburgh Family Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s061
Scope and Contents

The Edinburgh Family Papers (1790 - 2012; one folder) include family genealogy research and historical documents of the Edinburgh family of East Texas. The collection includes photocopied county records, maps, photographs, and correspondence relating to the family’s lineage.

Dates: 1790 - 2012; Undated

El Paso County Grand Jury Indictment

Identifier: THR/01/2023.s271
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one document; a partially printed indictment form providing a summary of a case in the District Court in the county of El Paso, Texas against Mr. A. Prousally, a manager of a dance house that sold liquor and employed prostitutes in the late 19th century.

Dates: 1895-06-24

E.L. Shettles Scrapbook Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s035
Scope and Contents The E.L. Shettles Scrapbook Collection contains six scrapbooks on political and religious topics in Texas and the United States. The majority of the newspaper clippings in the scrapbooks concern Methodism and other religious topics in the Southwest. Two of the scrapbooks contain political newspaper clippings from the early 1900s. There are several folders containing loose newspaper clippings, correspondence, and articles. One folder contains a bibliography on Methodist related materials that...
Dates: 1886 - 1919

Elbert Hubbard Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2023.s257
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials such as books, postcards, and pamphlets about Elbert Hubbard and the Elbert Hubbard Museum in Aurora, New York.

Dates: 1900 - 1990; undated

Eleanor Smith Garrett Collection

Identifier: UAC/25/ 2023.a015
Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of materials belonging to Eleanor Smith Garrett during her time at Sam Houston State Teachers College, including SHSTC A Cappella Choir concert programs, a graduation letter from President Harmon Lowman, and the SHSTC Bulletin 75th anniversary edition.

Dates: 1951 - 1954

Elizabeth Smith McAshan Memoir

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s020
Scope and Contents

The Elizabeth Smith McAshan Memoir (no date; one legal folder) is an unbound 71 page account of the life and times of Elizabeth Smith McAshan. The memoir contains information and perspective on the South at the end of the civil war. There is also a transcription of the memoir that includes brief biographical information on the McAshan family.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1860 - 1870

E.M. Edwards Photograph Collection

Identifier: UAC/25/2018.a008
Scope and Contents

The materials within this collection are mainly made up of black and white mounted photographs, along with letter correspondence, print-out email correspondence, and a photocopy of a newspaper article.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1898 - 1904; 1932 - 1933; 1948; 2015

Emma Pearl Hood Sulzer Sewing Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2022.s253

Escaped Convicts Proclamation Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2019.s208
Scope and Contents

The collection was purchased for SHSU Special Collections in June 2019. Each flyer was signed in Huntsville, Texas by Searcy Baker, Superintendent of the Texas State Penitentiaries during the earlyb1900s. There are a total of 35 flyers, one being a duplicate.

Dates: 1905 - 1906

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