University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Borden County (Tex.) Scrapbook and Obituary, 1929-1940



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Borden County (Tex.)
Title: Borden County (Tex.) Scrapbook and Obituary
Dates: 1929-1940
Abstract: The bulk of the material consists of obituaries, arranged alphabetically by the surname of the deceased, which were clipped from various Borden County newspapers. Most of the material is dated in the range 1930-1939. Also included are newspaper clippings about other events in Borden County, arranged chronologically and short reports written about Borden County cities and notable sites, arranged alphabetically.
Extent: .5 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

The bulk of the material consists of obituaries, arranged alphabetically by the surname of the deceased, which were clipped from various Borden County newspapers. Most of the material is dated in the range 1930-1939. Also included are newspaper clippings about other events in Borden County, arranged chronologically and short reports written about Borden County cities and notable sites, arranged alphabetically.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.


Index Terms

Subjects
Obituaries--Texas.
Obituaries--Texas--Borden County.
Places
Borden County (Tex.)
Borden County (Tex.)--Genealogy.
Borden County (Tex.)--Genealogy--Sources.
Borden County (Tex.)--History.
Texas--History--Local.
Texas--History--Borden County.

Related Material

Forms part of the Texas County Scrapbooks and Obituaries Collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Borden County (Tex.) Scrapbook and Obituary, 1929-1940, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Scrapbook:

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3L102 "Borden County Ranch Is Sold for $100,000," s.n., April 23, 1929
"Tahoka Couple Celebrates 62nd Wedding Anniversary", Lubbock Avalanche, June 18, 1931 (filed under February 5, 1933)
"Borden County's Record", Abilene Reporter-News, April 3, 1932
"Sixety-Fifth Anniversary of Wedding Observed by Williams Family Sunday", Snyder Times, August 8, 1932
"Lynn County Cattleman Moves 800 Head for Winter Feeding", Lubbock Avalanche, February 5, 1933
"Borden County Institutes Fee System of Chargin Hunters; Has Quail; Is Stocking Fish", Dallas News, November 20, 1938
"Borden County’s Fat Stock Show Winners Chosen", Dallas News, March 26, 1940



 

Reports on Borden County cities and places:

"Borden County"



 

Obituaries:

Cathey, John D., Brownfield Herald, January 12, 1934
Love, Thomas D., Houston Chronicle, October 22, 1934
[Relard Vernon?] , October 23, 1934
Smoot, George Washington of Gail, Big Spring Herald, December 13, 1933