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Box 1-3

 Container

Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Ida Van Zandt Jarvis and James J. Jarvis Papers, 1841 - 1928

 Series — Box: 1-3
Description of the Papers The Jarvis – Van Zandt Family papers include legal documents, land titles, photographs, personal correspondence, news clippings, genealogy notes, and ephemera covering a period of more than one hundred seventy years. Letters, diaries, and reminiscences written in the 19th and 20th centuries found in the papers offer insights on the life of Texas pioneers. Other materials, such as business, tax, and real estate records shed light on some aspects of Fort Worth’s economic history. The...