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Texas Christian University -- History

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Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

AddRan Christian University: Charter [information about the acquisition of the document and the document itself], 1889; 1973

 File — Drawer 1
Scope and Contents The honors program files were removed September, 2015 to start a collection, The Records of the John V. Roach Honors College. Also, the Inter-University Council file was removed and added to an Accession of the J.M. Moudy Papers.

AddRan Christian University [class oration from 1893; newspaper clippings; photographs; University Bulletin; Diploma from 1891], 1895-1902; 1965; 1978; 1985

 File — Drawer 1
Scope and Contents The honors program files were removed September, 2015 to start a collection, The Records of the John V. Roach Honors College. Also, the Inter-University Council file was removed and added to an Accession of the J.M. Moudy Papers.

AddRan College, 1873-1889

 File — Drawer 1
Scope and Contents The honors program files were removed September, 2015 to start a collection, The Records of the John V. Roach Honors College. Also, the Inter-University Council file was removed and added to an Accession of the J.M. Moudy Papers.

Colby Dixon Hall and Beatrice Tomlinson Hall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 190
Scope and Contents Handwritten correspondence documents two years in the courtship of Colby Hall and Beatrice Tomlinson, who married in August of 1909. During that time, Beatrice was an undergraduate at TCU in Waco and Colby served as Educational Secretary at TCU. In this role, Hall traveled throughout Texas to promote TCU among Disciples of Christ congregations. The letters between the couple are affectionate, and describe their daily lives while apart. The collection also includes letters to Colby and...

Edwin Lee Stiles papers, 1836-2000 (inclusive), 1900-2000 (bulk).

 Collection
Identifier: MS 102
Overview

The papers document the lives and careers of various members of the Clark family.  The papers in the first two boxes consist of materials related to the history of TCU, including letters, reminiscences, photographs, programs, and news clippings.  The papers also include genealogical research and other general material.

History: Ephemera, Timelines, and Lists [see also: AddRan Christian University folder, AddRan College folder, various anniversary folders; includes "An Open Letter to My First TCU Roommate at the Old College Campus at Waco, Texas in September, 1906"], 1903-1972

 File — Drawer 7
Scope and Contents The honors program files were removed September, 2015 to start a collection, The Records of the John V. Roach Honors College. Also, the Inter-University Council file was removed and added to an Accession of the J.M. Moudy Papers.

History: Folder "Historical Papers" received from Public Relations, 1910;1934; 1960

 File — Drawer 7
Scope and Contents The honors program files were removed September, 2015 to start a collection, The Records of the John V. Roach Honors College. Also, the Inter-University Council file was removed and added to an Accession of the J.M. Moudy Papers.

History: News clippings [see also: AddRan Christian University folder, AddRan College folder, various anniversary folders], 1922-1977

 File — Drawer 7
Scope and Contents The honors program files were removed September, 2015 to start a collection, The Records of the John V. Roach Honors College. Also, the Inter-University Council file was removed and added to an Accession of the J.M. Moudy Papers.

Jarvis-Van Zandt Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 4
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...

Jerome A. Moore papers, 1882-1974 (inclusive), 1952-1973 (bulk).

 Collection
Identifier: MS 7
Overview

The papers include research material for Moore's book, TexasChristian University: a hundred years of history as well as correspondence, class materials, and other documents related to his time as a professor at Texas Woman's University and an administrator at TCU.