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Descriptive Summary

Historical 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 Bandera County Old Settlers Association Minute Book, [ca. 1924-1926]



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bandera County Old Settlers Association (Bandera County, Tex.)
Title: Bandera County Old Settlers Association Minute Book
Dates: [ca. 1924-1926]
Abstract: The Bandera County Old Settlers Association Minute Book, [ca. 1924-1926], documents the meetings of the association and contains the names, ages, and some biographical information on former and current residents of Bandera County.
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Established on January 26, 1924, the Bandera County Old Settlers Association organized a homecoming celebration in Bandera, Texas, between July 4 and 5 of that same year. The homecoming honored Bandera County’s original extant settlers dispersed throughout the United States.

Source:

"Old Settlers’ Association."Frontier Times Magazine. Accessed April 15, 2011. http://www.frontiertimesmagazine.com/0324.html.

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Scope and Contents

The Bandera County Old Settlers Association Minute Book, [ca. 1924-1926], documents the meetings of the association and contains the names, ages, and some biographical information on former and current residents of Bandera County. Additionally, it includes notes on plans for the July 1924 homecoming celebration, especially arrangements for entertainment and food.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Bandera County Old Settlers Association (Bandera County, Tex.) -- Archives.
Subjects
Celebrations -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Places
Bandera County (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bandera County Old Settlers Association Minute Book, [ca. 1924-1926], 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

box
4J356 Minute book, [ca. 1924-1926]

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