Texas A&M University Kingsville, South Texas Archives

Carrie Northway Coleman Collection



Collection Summary

Creator Carrie Northway Coleman
Title Carrie Northway Coleman Collection
Dates: 1914-1985
Abstract: Mrs. Carrie N. Coleman was a long time public school teacher and active in Kingsville community affairs. The sister of a prominent King Ranch veterinarian she left a collection of correspondence, financial records, legal documents, photographic and printed materials, sound recordings and many local and school newspapers.
Identification A1985-044; A1985-056
Collection URL http://archives.tamuk.edu/collections/ead.php?xml=Coleman%20EAD
Quantity: 1 linear foot
Location: STAD Newspaper Box # 39; G-10-3, Boxes 1-2; Photo File A1985-056
Language: English

Historical Note

Carrie Eva Northway Coleman (1/17/1898-7/17/1985) was a long time public school teacher and active in Kingsville community affairs. She was the sister of the prominent King Ranch veterinarian J. K. Northway. She began her teaching career in 1915. Mrs. Coleman taught at several schools over the next decade before coming to Kingsville. She taught in Kingsville for many years ending her career at Memorial Middle School.


Scope and Contents

Mrs. Carrie N. Coleman left a collection of correspondence, financial records, legal documents, photographic and printed materials, sound recordings and many local and school newspapers totaling approximately one cubic foot. The bulk of the materials are the newspapers and the printed materials comprising over half of the collection.


 

Arrangement

ORGANIZATION OF MATERIALS: I. Correspondence II. Financial Documents III. Legal Documents IV. Literary Production V. Photographic Materials VI. Printed Materials VII. Sound Recordings VIII. Newspapers IX. Maps

Index Terms

Persons
Coleman, Carrie Eva Northway, 1898-1985
Northway, J. (James) K. (Kellogg), 1984-1973
Organizations
Memorial Middle School (Kingsville, Tex.)
Kleberg Hospital (Kingsville, Tex.)
King High School (Kingsville, Tex.)
Celanese Corporation
Geographical Names
Kingsville (Tex.) -- History -- Sources
King Ranch (Tex.)
Alice (Tex.)
Subjects
Educators -- Texas, South
Literacy
Creative writing
Chemical plants
Santa Gertrudis cattle