The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963

Date: 1963
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 615.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 96, July 1992 - April, 1993

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 96, July 1992 - April, 1993

Date: 1993
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 651.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Sworn Statement, May 15, 1880]

[Sworn Statement, May 15, 1880]

Date: May 15, 1880
Creator: Stephens, John H.
Description: Sworn statement made by R. F. Bailey that he is not able to pay the fine and costs from the case The State of Texas vs. R. F. Bailey. The fine and court costs will be paid off with his imprisonment in the county jail.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Hanging of John Quincy Adams Crews

Hanging of John Quincy Adams Crews

Date: October 18, 1895
Creator: unknown
Description: A large group of unidentified people are at the Denton County Jail located on Elm Street awaiting the hanging of J. Q. A. Crews. Crews was the last person to be hanged in Denton County. He was hanged for the murder of the Murrell family in Cooke County.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Hanging of John Quincy Adams Crews

Hanging of John Quincy Adams Crews

Date: October 18, 1895
Creator: unknown
Description: A large group of unidentified people are at the Denton County Jail awaiting the hanging of J. Q. A. Crews. Crews was the last person to be hanged in Denton County.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Journal of Josephus C. Moore, May 20, 1861 to September 2, 1862]

[Journal of Josephus C. Moore, May 20, 1861 to September 2, 1862]

Date: 1861/1862
Creator: Moore, Josephus C.
Description: A journal written by Josephus Moore describing his enlistment into the army in Tennessee at the outbreak of the Civil War, his experience in battle, imprisonment at Fort Donelson, and swearing an oath to gain his freedom.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, June 15, 1864]

[Letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, June 15, 1864]

Date: June 15, 1864
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, wherein Charles copies and forwards a letter from Jim Wilson to be sent to Wilson's family. Jim Wilson is writing from Rock Island Prison in Illinois, thanking Charles for his offer of money and offering some news.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
78th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 681, Chapter 453

78th Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 681, Chapter 453

Date: 2003-05/2003-06
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to the location of a jail or related facility operated by a private vendor or a county.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Transcript of letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, June 15, 1864]

[Transcript of letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, June 15, 1864]

Date: June 15, 1864
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Transcript of a letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, wherein Charles copies and forwards a letter from Jim Wilson to be sent to Wilson's family. Jim Wilson is writing from Rock Island Prison in Illinois, thanking Charles for his offer of money and offering some news.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
T for Texas: a State Full of Folklore

T for Texas: a State Full of Folklore

Date: 1982
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including information about crafts, stories about vampires, stories about peyote ceremonies, prison folklore, folk songs, and other miscellaneous folk tales.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press