O. Henry Relics Guarded by State Land Office

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Photo essay containing images of photos, maps, and documents describing the General Land Office Archives holdings related to O. Henry. Includes a photo of Land Commissioner Bascom Giles standing next to O.Henry's drafting table in the Land Office.

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1 p. ; 15.2 x 21.5 in.

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Dallas Morning News September 7, 1941.

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This clipping is part of the collection entitled: O. Henry Project and was provided by Texas General Land Office to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 166 times . More information about this clipping can be viewed below.

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Texas General Land Office

Established in 1837, the General Land Office consists of land grant records and maps dating to the 18th century relating to the passage of Texas public lands to private ownership. Still important to Texans because of their legal value, the materials are also now highly regarded by genealogists, historians, archeologists, and surveyors.

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Description

Photo essay containing images of photos, maps, and documents describing the General Land Office Archives holdings related to O. Henry. Includes a photo of Land Commissioner Bascom Giles standing next to O.Henry's drafting table in the Land Office.

Physical Description

1 p. ; 15.2 x 21.5 in.

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  • Newspaper, Dallas Morning News, Sunday, September 7, 1941, page 6.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: GLO_1060928
  • Accession or Local Control No: MBC 000002
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth139469

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  • Preferred Citation: "O. Henry Relics Guarded by State Land Office, " Dallas Morning News, September 7, 1941, page 6.

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O. Henry Project

Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day.

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  • September 7, 1941

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  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • April 16, 2012, 12:56 p.m.

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Dallas Morning News. O. Henry Relics Guarded by State Land Office, clipping, September 7, 1941; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139469/: accessed November 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas General Land Office.