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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

University of Texas Arlington

Weatherford Land Company Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Weatherford Land Company.
Title: Weatherford Land Company Records
Inclusive Dates: 1906-1907
Abstract: Weatherford Land Company was engaged in selling lots and homes in the Mineral Heights Addition of Weatherford, Texas, in 1906 and 1907. This small collection is comprised of a 1907 pamphlet entitled "Weatherford, the 'Athens of the West;'" an undated broadside which includes a plat map and sales information on the Mineral Heights subdivision; and a 1906 letter from sales manager J. L. Patterson to Vernon Brown, of Sherman, Texas, touting the lot sales program and asking Brown to come and work as a salesman.
Identification: GA214
Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Weatherford Land Company was engaged in selling lots and homes in the Mineral Heights Addition of Weatherford, Texas, in 1906 and 1907. Company officers were: J. L. Breathwit, president; Hugh McGrattan, vice-president; W. W. McCrary, secretary; and G. M. Bowie, treasurer.

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Scope and Contents

This small collection is comprised of a 1907 pamphlet entitled "Weatherford, the ''Athens of the West;'" an undated broadside which includes a plat map and sales information on the Mineral Heights subdivision; and a 1906 letter from sales manager J. L. Patterson to Vernon Brown, of Sherman, Texas, touting the lot sales program and asking Brown to come and work as a salesman.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Organizations
Weatherford Land Company (Tex.)--Records and correspondence.
Places
Weatherford (Tex.)--History.
Weatherford (Tex.)--Maps.
Alternate Titles
Historical Manuscripts Collection

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Purchase from Al Peters, 2009.

Citation

Weatherford Land Company Records, GA214, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Purchase, 2009.

Accessioned as number 2010-26.

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