Title of Collection

George Douglas Papers, 1830-1939


George Douglas

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


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



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 -- One folder located in flat file C5


Churches of Christ--Texas



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


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


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