A Guide to the Alice Lee Ericson Collection, 1833-1861
Native Texan Alice Lee Ericson collected correspondence related to Texas history, including the early Mormons in the state, frontier and pioneer life as well as business and legal affairs.
Composed of nine photocopied letters, the Alice Lee Ericson Collection, 1833-1861, documents various aspects of life in antebellum Texas. The letters chronicle a variety of topics, including early Mormons in Texas, frontier and pioneer life in the state, a description of Galveston, land and businesses transactions as well as legal affairs.
This collection is open for research use.
Alice Lee Ericson Collection, 1833-1861, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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