A Guide to the Wayne Mitchell Reminiscences, undated
Born in East Texas, Wayne Mitchell (b. 1844) was the son of James Mitchell and Calpurnia Franklin, who immigrated to Texas from Rockbridge County, Virginia, in 1831.
Two copies of a typescript compose the Wayne Mitchell Reminiscences, undated, documenting Mitchell’s experiences in East Texas during the 19th century. The reminiscences discuss his family history and life on the frontier.
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Wayne Mitchell Reminiscences, undated, 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.
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