[Fred Douglas Roland]

Description:

Mr. Fred Douglas Roland was County Agriculture Agent of Harrison County from 1926-1957. He established several innovative programs like the Sabine Farm Project. He was active in civic organisations such as the Cancer Board and Red Cross. He was also a trustee of Galilee Baptist Church of Marshall. He died in March, 1969.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Harrison County - Marshall
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Marshall Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 95
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Yesterday: 0
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Date(s):
  • Digitized: August 16, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Harrison County - Marshall
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Mr. Fred Douglas Roland was County Agriculture Agent of Harrison County from 1926-1957. He established several innovative programs like the Sabine Farm Project. He was active in civic organisations such as the Cancer Board and Red Cross. He was also a trustee of Galilee Baptist Church of Marshall. He died in March, 1969.

Note:

Reproduction of a photograph. Underneath the image are the words "Galilee Baptist Church."

[Identification by Mrs. Jean Birmingham.]

Physical Description:

1 slide : b&w ; 2 x 2

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Keyword(s): portraits
Source: "Roland, Fred Douglas: Funeral Program, March 16, 1969." The Black Citizen in American Democracy: Black Culture in Harrison County - Past, Present, and Future. Marshall Public Library, 1979
Partner:
Marshall Public Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: mpl-slides-004
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth18176
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public