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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory:

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hartzo, Daniel
Title: Hartzo, Daniel, Diary
Dates: 1841-1846
Abstract: A leather-bound handwritten journal composes the Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846.
Accession No.: 1963
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Farmer Daniel Hartzo moved from South Carolina to Texas before 1841, settling in northern Texas. He owned the land grant on which the town of Hartzo (probably named for Daniel or his family) is now located in northeastern Marion County.

Source:

Odintz, Mark. “Hartzo, TX.” Handbook of Texas Online. Accessed January 13, 2011.

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Scope and Contents

A leather-bound handwritten journal composes the Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846. Harzo’s brief entries describe his daily agricultural, commercial, and social activities. An original 1841 survey for Mary Burton of 960 acres of land in Red River County, signed by Fannin County Deputy Surveyor Joel C. Fuller, is also included.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Burton, Mary
Fuller, Joel C.
Hartzo, Daniel -- Archives
Hartzo family
Subjects
Farmers -- Texas -- History -- 19th century
Surveying -- Texas -- Red River County
Places
Marion County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century
Red River County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century
Texas -- Rural Conditions -- History -- 19th century

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2D271 Diary, 1841-1846

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