University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the James W. Biard Papers, 1882-1908, 1913



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Biard, James W.
Title: James W. Biard Papers
Dates: 1882-1908, 1913
Abstract: Papers primarily concern Farmer's Alliance and Populist activities in Lamar County, Texas, and include material on the national movements as well as personal correspondence.
Accession No.: OCLC number 22966096
Extent: 1 inch
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Biard was a hay-press manufacturer in Paris, Texas, and a Populist leader who was chairman of the executive committee of the Lamar County Alliance in 1887.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, account book, and printed material primarily concern Farmer's Alliance and Populist activities in Lamar County, Texas, and include material on the national movements as well as personal correspondence.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Biard, James W.--Archives.
Parker, Jo A.
Grand State Farmer's Alliance of Texas.
Populist Party (Tex.)
Populism--Texas.
Lamar County (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Paris (Tex.)--History--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James W. Biard Papers, 1882-1908, 1913, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2L118 Papers, 1882-1908, 1913