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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 Frank W. Henderson Papers, 1925-1928



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Henderson, Frank W., 1849-1928
Title: Henderson, Frank W., Papers
Dates: 1925-1928
Abstract: 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.
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

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.

Source:

Kemp, L. W. "Henderson, James Wilson."Handbook of Texas Online. Accessed June 8, 2011. http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fhe15.

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Scope and Contents

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.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Henderson, Frank W., 1849-1928 -- Archives.
Henderson, James W., 1817-1880 -- Archives.
Subjects
Governors -- Texas.
Wills -- Texas.
Places
Texas -- Politics and government.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Frank W. Henderson Papers, 1925-1928, 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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2R36 Will and biographical sketch, 1925-1928

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