Title of Collection

George Douglas Papers, 1830-1939

Creators

George Douglas

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1-2015

Inclusive Dates--Span

1830-1939

Scope and Content Note

Photocopies of documents belonging to George Douglas, including a Civil War journal describing the battle of Sabine Pass, Texas, a land grant certificate from the governor of Texas, and two photos of Douglas. Includes photocopies of the day book of Nathaniel Lynn Douglas, beginning in 1830, loan and legal papers for the Douglas family, and correspondence between Douglas family members.

Biographical Note

George Douglas served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.

Donor Note

Unknown

Arrangement

Box 1 is arranged in seven folders numerically. Various collections of letters, legal documents, loan papers, journals, daybooks, and other writings are found in no particular order within each folder. Box 2 has no order and has not been processed.

Content List

Box 1: Folder 1 - Correspondence, Loan Papers Folder 2 - Correspondence and Legal Papers Folder 3 - Correspondence and Legal Papers Folder 4 - Correspondence Folder 5 - Daybook of N.L. Douglas Folder 6 - Correspondence Folder 7 - Poems, Etc. Box 2: various photos and other oversized materials

Subjects

Churches of Christ--Texas

Language

ENGLISH

Extent of Collection

1.5 linear feet (2 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #5

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment.

Processing Status

Processed

Finding Aid created by

Longwell, Audrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Emily Douglas; Rebecca Goodloe; Mary Douglas; Miriam Stevenson; Rebecca Winneford; George Douglas; Lizzie Douglas; N. L. Douglas; J. D. Orr; J. M. Bell; J. N. Bell; Sue Bell; Laura Doulas; George Bell; N. B. Winneford; Warren Douglas; L. A. Jettson; Maybel Jettson; L. Columbia Goodloe; Lizzie Graves; M. E. Goodloe (Feb. 12, 1865); Rebecca Alexander; Henry Douglas; James Bass; Sarah Gail Douglas Headrick; Emma Bell; L. H. Jettson; Jess Douglas; Sarah Douglas

Comments

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