[Will of Joseph H. Beck]

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Handwritten will of Joseph H. Beck, giving detailed instructions regarding treatment of his estate following his death.

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[6] p. ; 32 cm.

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Beck, Joseph H. October 25, 1880.

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Handwritten will of Joseph H. Beck, giving detailed instructions regarding treatment of his estate following his death.

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[6] p. ; 32 cm.

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Collection is housed in the Rupert Richardson Research Center of the Southwest at the Richardson Library, Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas.

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K. K. Legett Collection

Papers of Kirvin Kade Legett and his eldest son. He came to Taylor County in 1879, founding Simmons College (Hardin-Simmons University). Legett served on the Board of Trustees, and his son farmed, raised cattle, and speculated in land, oil and natural gas.

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  • October 25, 1880

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  • Dec. 9, 2015, 5:43 p.m.

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Beck, Joseph H. [Will of Joseph H. Beck], text, October 25, 1880; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth655055/: accessed April 9, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.