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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the George Washington Brackenridge Papers, 1885, 1912, 1919, 1934, undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brackenridge, George Washington
Title: Brackenridge, George Washington, Papers
Dates: 1885, 1912, 1919, 1934, undated
Abstract: George W. Brackenridge (1832-1920) served as the president of the San Antonio Water Works Company, as University of Texas regent, and as director of the Express Publishing Company. The papers contain an 1885 deed for land outside San Antonio and a map sketch, along with invitations and membership materials for societies and museum events.
Accession No.: 1934
OCLC No.: 949484980
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

George W. Brackenridge (1832-1920) served as the president of the San Antonio Water Works Company (1883-1906), as University of Texas regent (1886-1911; 1917-1919), and as director of the Express Publishing Company.

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Scope and Contents

The George Washington Brackenridge Papers, 1885, 1912, 1919, 1934, undated, contain an 1885 warranty deed for land near San Antonio, a map sketch of the land, and invitations, membership material, and certificates pertaining to society memberships and museum events in which Brackenridge took part.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Brackenridge, George Washington (1832-1920)
Subjects (Organizations)
New England Historic Genealogical Society
American Museum of Natural History.
Luther Burbank Society
Subjects
Deeds
Societies
Places
San Antonio (Tex.)

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Related Material

See also George Brackenridge Estate Controversy Collection, 1958-2004 (bulk 1961-1962)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George Washington Brackenridge Papers, 1885, 1912, 1919, 1934, undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff, 1934, 1985.

Subsequent revisions were made by Jessi Fishman, March 2016.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
3H77 Warranty deed for land near San Antonio, 1885
Map sketch for land near San Antonio, undated
San Antonio Light newspaper clipping regarding the UT archives receiving the deed, July 2, 1934
Invitations and membership material
American Museum of Natural History, undated
Bankers Club of St. Louis, Missouri, 1912
Luther Burbank Society, ca. 1912
box
3S166 New England Historic Genealogical Society membership certificate, 1919

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