Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Joe A. Dyches:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1856-1970 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Dyches, Joe A.
Title: Joe A. Dyches Papers,
Dates: 1856-1970 and undated
Abstract: The collection concerns the Dyches family of San Angelo, Texas.
Collection # S285.1
Quantity: 8 boxes (8.5 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

A rancher and Texas Ranger, Joe A. Dyches was an early settler (1905) in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas. He was also involved in horse raising. His son, Bill, operated a riding stable near San Angelo, Texas. Josiah Dyches was his grandfather and Gertrude Dyches was his sister.


Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, financial and legal material, literary productions, printed material and scrapbook material pertaining to the Dyches family and ranching in Tom Green County, Texas. The collection bulks (1900-1970) with correspondence and financial material concerning family matters, ranch expenses, and horse sales.


 

Organization

The collection is arranged into the following series:
Correspondence
Financial Documents
Legal Documents
Literary Production
Printed Material
Scrapbook Material

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Dyches, Joe A.
Dyches, Josiah
Subjects (Places)
Tom Green County (Tex.)--History
San Angelo (Tex.)--History
Subjects
Horses--Breeding--United States
Ranching--Texas--San Angelo
Ranchers--Texas
Texas Rangers

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Mae Dyches Photograph Collection, SWCPC 44
  • Joe A. Dyches Photograph Collection
  • Mae Dyches oral history interview, Aug. 25 and Sept. 27, 1971

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Joe A. Dyches Papers, 1856-1970 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
None for the record.

Gift, 1971

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, 2005


Collection Inventory

 

Dyches, Joe A. and Family

box folder
1 1 Correspondence, 1900-1920
2 Correspondence, 1923-1925
3 Correspondence, 1926-1928
4 Correspondence, 1929-1930
5 Correspondence, 1931
6 Correspondence, 1932-1933
7 Correspondence, 1934
8 Correspondence, 1935
9 Correspondence, 1936
10 Correspondence, 1937
11 Correspondence, 1938
12 Correspondence, 1939
13 Correspondence, 1940
14 Correspondence, 1941
15 Correspondence, 1942
box folder
2 1 Correspondence, 1943
2 Correspondence, 1944
3 Correspondence, 1945
4 Correspondence, 1946
5 Correspondence, 1947
6 Correspondence, 1948
7 Correspondence, 1949
8 Correspondence, 1950-1951
9 Correspondence, 1952
10 Correspondence, 1953
11 Correspondence, 1954
12 Correspondence, 1955
13 Correspondence, 1956
box folder
3 1 Correspondence, 1957
2 Correspondence, 1958
3 Correspondence, 1959
4 Correspondence, 1960
5 Correspondence, 1961
6 Correspondence, 1962
7 Correspondence, 1963
8 Correspondence, 1964
9 Correspondence, 1965
10 Correspondence, 1966
11 Correspondence, 1967
12 Correspondence, 1968
box folder
4 1 Correspondence, 1969
2 Correspondence, 1970
3 Correspondence, undated



 

Dyches, Bille R.

box folder
4 4 Financial Documents: Receipts, 1945-1953



 

Dyches, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde

box folder
4 5 Financial Documents: Receipts, 1946-1949
6 Legal Documents: Leases and Deeds, 1946-1951



 

Dyches, Gertrude

box folder
4 7 Financial Documents: Receipts and Correspondence, 1946-1959
8 Scrapbook, 1894-1898 and undated



 

Dyches, Josiah

box folder
4 9 Financial Documents: Tax Receipts, 1856-1884
10 Legal Documents: Oath and Certificate of Registration, 1867



 

Dyches, Mr. and Mrs. Joe A.

box folder
4 11 Correspondence, 1940-1962 and undated
12 Financial Documents: Miscellaneous Bills and Checks, 1920-1955 and undated
13 Financial Documents: Receipts, 1928-1963
14 Legal Documents: Inventory of Estate and Oil, Gas and Mineral Leases, 1943-1949
15 Scrapbook Material: Miscellaneous, undated



 

Dyches, Mrs. T. A.

box folder
4 16 Financial Documents: Receipts, 1925-1946 and undated



 

Financial Documents

box folder
4 17 Agricultural Receipts, 1901-1970
box folder
5 1 Dyches and Pulliam Ranch Ledger, 1913-1920
2 General Ranch Ledgers, 1904-1966
3 General Ranch Ledgers, 1884-1904
4 General Ranch Ledgers, 1905-1921
5 General Ledger, 1918-1940
6 General Receipts, 1900-1970
7 Insurance Material, 1925-1967
box folder
6 1 Insurance Material, 1904-1970
2 Tax Receipts, Local, 1921-1969
3 Tax Receipts, State, 1910-1969
4 Tax Receipts, Federal, 1948-1966
5 Tax Receipts, Special, 1942-1962



 

Legal Documents

box folder
6 6 Wills, Deeds, Titles and Court Orders, 1906-1966 and undated



 

Literary Production

box folder
6 7 Horse Ranch Material, 1928-1964
8 Lists, Assorted, 1931-1953
9 Miscellaneous Note Books, 1902-1952
10 Miscellaneous Notes, 1902-1952
11 Surveys of Property, 1906-1940



 

Printed Material

box folder
7 1 Church Material, 1926-1969
2 Education, 1896-1964
3 Miscellaneous Items, 1930-1941
4 News clippings, 1937-1967
5 Nursing, 1952-1961
6 Ranch Material, 1919-1965



 

Scrapbook Material

box folder
7 7 Memorial Items, 1952-1960
8 Souvenirs, Cards, and Miscellaneous, 1894-1969
box folder
8 1 Cowboy on horseback, print on cloth, undated
2 Scrapbook of Mrs. Joe A. Dyches, Hospital Stay, 1956