A Guide to the Colgate Dye Van Pradelles Donaldson Moore Papers, 1806-1838, 1860
Married to landowners William Donaldson and later William Moore, Colgate Dye Van Pradelles Donaldson Moore (d. ca. 1838) lived in Cincinnati, Texas, during the Texas Revolution.
The Colgate Dye Van Pradelles Donaldson Moore Papers, 1806-1838, 1860, are composed of land grants and titles, legal documents, wills, and correspondence, largely concerning the land dealings of her husbands. Land grants and legal documents chronicle court claims over land in Florida as well as other holdings in Texas and Alabama. Correspondence largely concerns familial affairs.
This collection is open for research use.
Colgate Dye Van Pradelles Donaldson Moore Papers, 1806-1838, 1860, 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