Letter from Mrs. W.E. Vandevere

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A handwritten letter from Mrs. W.E. Vandevere on May 15, 1975 to someone named Lee thanking them for their tribute to her father, L.C. Brite. Included u=is a poem she sent with the letter called, "The Camp Meeting" by Ester Vale Secrest.

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2 p. letter, 6 1/2 x 7 in. and 1 p., 5 x 11 in,

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Creator: Unknown. May 15, 1975.

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Marfa Public Library

Marfa gained a public library in 1947 with the current building donated in 1973. Through the help of organizations such as the Friends of the Marfa Library, the Library has been able to continue to provide residents with access to materials, programs, and city history.

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A handwritten letter from Mrs. W.E. Vandevere on May 15, 1975 to someone named Lee thanking them for their tribute to her father, L.C. Brite. Included u=is a poem she sent with the letter called, "The Camp Meeting" by Ester Vale Secrest.

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2 p. letter, 6 1/2 x 7 in. and 1 p., 5 x 11 in,

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area, as well as local families and the ghost town of Shafter.

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  • May 15, 1975

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Letter from Mrs. W.E. Vandevere, text, May 15, 1975; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth87656/: accessed September 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.