[Postcard from Earl Wharton to J. T. Terry, August 8, 1914]

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Official postcard from Earl Wharton of the US District Court, South Texas, to J. T. Terry informing him that a company he credited has been declared bankrupt.

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1 postcard: h x w cm.

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Wharton, Earl August 8, 1914.

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  • Wharton, Earl Referee in Bankruptcy, US District Court of Southern Texas

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Private Collection of the CC Cox Family

Edith Virginia Cox Cooper, born 1909, inherited the personal and business papers of her father, Charles Claiborne Cox, who founded the town of Splendora, Texas. In turn, Edith left the papers to her daughter, Nina Ruth Cooper, who recognized their importance as a piece of early Texas history, providing insight into the settlement of early Texas. With the help of her niece (Edith’s granddaughter), Connie Cooper Henderson, Nina arranged for their preservation.

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Official postcard from Earl Wharton of the US District Court, South Texas, to J. T. Terry informing him that a company he credited has been declared bankrupt.

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1 postcard: h x w cm.

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  • August 8, 1914

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Wharton, Earl. [Postcard from Earl Wharton to J. T. Terry, August 8, 1914], legal document, August 8, 1914; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1246723/: accessed May 29, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of the CC Cox Family.