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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Series I: Financial papers

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the William S. Glass financial papers, 1852-1867



Descriptive Summary

Title: William S. Glass financial papers
Dates: 1852-1867
Abstract: The Glass financial papers are primarily a collection of records and receipts of purchases and land sales gathered during the course of Glass' activities as reciever of revenue during the U.S. Civil War.
Identification: MS 322
Extent: 74 items
Language Materials are in English.
Repository: Woodson Research Center,  Fondren Library, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical Note

William S. Glass was a receiver of revenue for the Confederate government in the Texas counties of Victoria, Cameron, DeWitt, and Refugio.

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Scope and Contents

The Glass financial papers are primarily a collection of records and receipts of purchases and land sales gathered during the course of Glass' activities as reciever of revenue during the U.S. Civil War.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish from the Glass financial papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Glass, William S., 1820-1898
Subjects
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865
Formats
Receipts
Financial records
Correspondence

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William S. Glass financial papers, 1852-1867, MS 322, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mrs. G.B. Davidson, San Antonio, Texas, March 1953.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series I: Financial papers

Letter from J.D. Cabler to F. Scranton, June 13, 1852 & Letter from J.W. Kuykindall to F. Scranton, August 10, 1852
Letter from E.A. Cabler to A.J. Cunningham, August 26, 1857, Receipt from J. D. Cabler to F. Scranton June 1, 1852 (copy), Receipt from James W. Kuykendall to F. Scranton, June 1, 1852 (copy), Letter from J.D. Cabler to F. Scranton, December 2, 1852 (copy), Letter from James Knight to F. Scranton, May 23, 1852 (copy), & Letter from Peter MacGnol to F. Scranton, n.d. (copy)
Receipt from Logan, Sweet, & Palmer to unknown April 2, 1861
Receipt from William S. Glass to unknown(C.C. Calhoun Co.) January 4, 1862
List of fees Paid to Confederate States, William S. Glass-Receiver January 1862
List of Expenses owed to COnfederate States, William S. Glass-Receiver January 1862
Check from William S. Glass to J.R. Jefferson February 9, 1862
List of Fees paid to Confederate States of America (Western Distruct of Texas) February 1862
Receipt from A. Thomson(?) to William S. Glass March 3, 1862
Receipt from William S. Glass to C.L. Thurmond March 3, 1862
Receipt from J. Mooley(?) to William S. Glass May 1, 1862
List of Expenditures from William S. Glass to C.C. Howerton ca. May 7, 1862
Receipt from J. Mooley(?) to William S. Glass May 13, 1862
Receipt from William Garnett Clark to William S. Glass June 11, 1862
Receipt from J. Stringer to William S. Glass June 30, 1862
Receipt from George Browns to William S. Glass June 30, 1862
Receipt from W.O. Green to William S. Glass June 30, 1862
List of Expenditures from William S. Glass to George W. Browne June 1862
Receipt from P. Sherry(?) to William S. Glass July 20, 1862
Receipts from T.J. Coats to William S. Glass September 8, 1862
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to Lee Leavitt and A.B. Leavitt by William S. Glass September 15, 1862
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to Lee Leavitt and A.B. Leavitt by William S. Glass September 15, 1862
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to F. Egan Estate of C. Upson by William S. Glass September 15, 1862
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to J.D. Vamidy by William S. Glass September 15, 1862
Receipt from H. Meyer & Co. to William S. Glass ca. November 1, 1862
List of Expenditures from William S. Glass to J.R. Jefferson January 26, 1863
List of Taxes Collected by Confederate States Government by William S. Glass July 1, 1862-January 27, 1863
Receipt from John T. Miller to William S. Glass January 28, 1863
Receipt from W. de Yeatt(?)? (Avenue Hotel) to William S. Glass January 28, 1863
Receipt from G.W. Palmer (C.S.A. Depository) to William S. Glass January 30, 1863
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass February 8, 1863
Receipt from H.C. Crucken(?) to William S. Glass March 14, 1863
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass March 31, 1863
Receipt from James N. Smith(?) To William S. Glass (with duplicate) June 4, 1863
Certificate of Redemption of Real Estate from George J. Durham June 18, 1863
List of Expenditures from William S. Glass to G.W. Browne June 18, 1863
Receipt from G.W. Palmer to William S. Glass June 22, 1863
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass February 9, 1864
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass February 9, 1864
Receipts from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass, February 9, 1964 (3 receipts) & List of Expenditures from William S. Glass to C.L. Thurmond, ca. February 1864
Receipts from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass (2 receipts) February 9, 1864
Receipts from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass (3 receipts) February 9, 1864
Receipt from George W. Palmer to William S. Glass March 14, 1864
Receipt from George W. Palmer to William S. Glass May 18, 1864
Receipt from C.C. Howerton to William S. Glass May 18, 1864
Receipt from D.M. Staff (C.S. Depository) to William S. Glass June 30,1864
Receipt from D.M. Staff (C.S. Depository) to William S. Glass October 7, 1864
Receipt from H.W. Branch to William S. Glass October 14, 1864
Letter from Thomas J. Devine to William S. Glass November 23, 1864
Receipt from Joseph Urban to William S. Glass November 28, 1864
Receipt from unknown (witness – H.S. Gaylord) to William S. Glass November 28, 1864
Receipt from D.M. Staff to William S. Glass December 8, 1864
Receipt from F. Holferith(?) To William S. Glass December 8, 1864
Receipt from S.A. White to William S. Glass December 10, 1864
Receipt from S.A. White to William S. Glass December 10, 1864
Receipt from George W. Palmer to William S. Glass December 20, 1864
Receipt from W.S. Thornton to William S. Glass December 22, 1864
Receipt from J.H. Atkinson to William S. Glass January 21, 1865
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to William S. Glass February 7, 1865
Receipt from James N. Smith(?) to William S. Glass (with duplicate) March 31, 1865
Receipt from S.A. White to William S. Glass June 9, 1865
List of Expenditures and Receipts from M.A. Taylor August 29, 1865
Documentation of Agreement between W.W. Pridgers & James Emerson June 21, 1866
Letter from J.H. McClanahan to F. Scranton July 5, 1864
Document Re; Agreement between W.W. Pridgers, James Emerson & F. Scranton ca. July 1866
Letter from J.H. McClanahan to F. Scranton August 9, 1866
Letter from J.H. McClanahan to F. Scranton October 2, 1866
Letter from J.H. McClanahan to F. Scranton October 15, 1866
Letter from J.H. McClanahan to F. Scranton December 3, 1866
Letter from unknown to J.H. McClanahan December 4, 1866
Notes from George Emerson & W.W. Pridgers to F. Scranton, mailed to J.H. McClanahan December 1867
Receipt from H.S. Crucken(?) To William S. Glass n.d. (pre-1965)
Receipt from C.L. Thurmond to H. Kessler n.d.
List of Expenditures from George Woodman n.d. (pre-1865)

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