A Guide to the Frank W. Henderson Papers, 1925-1928
Born to Texas governor James W. Henderson (1817-1880) in Houston, Texas, Frank W. Henderson (1849-1928) and his wife Maggie lived in Brownwood, where he worked for the Brownwood National Bank. After moving to Mason County for a short time, the couple settled in Brady, where Henderson established the Brady National Bank.
Kemp, L. W. "Henderson, James Wilson."Handbook of Texas Online. Accessed June 8, 2011. http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fhe15.
A bound volume containing a will and biographical sketch compose the Frank W. Henderson Papers, 1925-1928, documenting his final legal requests and his father’s career. The will includes several provisions designating an executor, place of burial, and the allocation of his estate. Additionally, the biographical sketch discusses James W. Henderson’s career as an attorney and governor of Texas.
This collection is open for research use.
Frank W. Henderson Papers, 1925-1928, 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