University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Clay County Narrative, 1930-1945



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Clay County (Tex.)
Title: Clay County narrative
Dates: 1930-1945
Abstract: Composed of two typescript volumes, the Clay County Narrative, 1930-1945, chronicles the history of Clay County, Texas, and its early settlers as told to students at Henrietta High School. The narrative describes the history and geography of Clay County and its county seat, Henrietta, and contains reminiscences of such early settlers as William S. Ikard, Fannie Deaton, and George S. Myres.
Extent: 2 vols.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Composed of two typescript volumes, the Clay County Narrative, 1930-1945, chronicles the history of Clay County, Texas, and its early settlers as told to students at Henrietta High School. The narrative describes the history and geography of Clay County and its county seat, Henrietta, and contains reminiscences of such early settlers as William S. Ikard, Fannie Deaton, and George S. Myres.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Ikard, William S., 1847-1934.
Deaton, Fannie.
Myres, George S.
Cunningham, George.
Doughitt, Dick.
Gill, Molly.
McMaster, Y. P.
White, T. H.
Subjects (Organizations)
Henrietta High School (Henrietta, Tex.)
Subjects
Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Clay County.
Pioneers -- Texas -- Clay County.
Places
Clay County (Tex.) -- Archives.
Clay County (Tex.) -- History.
Henrietta (Tex.) -- History.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Clay County Narrative, 1930-1945, 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.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2Q480 Clay County Narrative, 1930-1945