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[Organizing Meeting of Beth-El Congregation]

Description: Minutes from the organizing meeting of the Beth-El Congregation in Fort Worth on September 21, 1902.
Date: September 21, 1902
Creator: Carb, Isadore, congregation secretary
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Poem to Miss M.M. Crockett]

Description: Poem written by John B. Crockett for M.M Crockett.
Date: unknown
Creator: John B. Crockett
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Proclamation - Tarrant County, Texas]

Description: A proclamation of the Tarrant County Commissioners Court marking October 2, 1983 as "St. Mark United Methodist Church Day" in Tarrant Couty as a celebration of the church's 100th anniverary.
Date: unknown
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Program from Confirmation Service of Congregation Beth-El

Description: Program from the Confirmation Service of Congregation Beth-El in Fort Worth, Texas on June 9, 1905. It contains the names of the confirmation students, and the order of the program.
Date: June 1905
Creator: Congregation Beth-El
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Promissory note for Milton Parks, December 18 1891]

Description: Promissory note for Milton Parks. The document is dated December 18, 1891. The document notes a payment of eighty dollars to be paid by Milton Parks two years from the document date.
Date: December 18, 1891
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Receipt for Hartsford Howard, January 31 1863]

Description: Receipt for Hartsford Howard for the amount of sixteen dollars and sixty-seven cents. The payment was for distilling rights of liquor or petroleum for four months starting December 25, 1862. The document is dated January 31, 1863.
Date: January 31, 1863
Creator: Curits, J.W.
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Receipt for Hartsford Howard, March 23 1864]

Description: Receipt for Hartsford Howard for the amount of five dollars. The payment was for a subscription to the Galveston Tri-Weekly News from March 23, 1864 to September 23, 1864. The document was signed by W. Richardson.
Date: March 23, 1864
Creator: Richardson, W.
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Receipt for Hartsford Howard, September 19 1857]

Description: Receipt for Hartsford Howard in the amount of six hundred and forty dollars for warrants and land. The document is signed by Augustine Siblock.
Date: September 19, 1857
Creator: Siblock, Augustine
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Receipt for Occupation Tax, September 9 1863]

Description: The document is a receipt for occupation tax. The tax was paid by Mr. J. Parks for the amount of fifty dollars for the occupation of retail merchant. The document is dated 9-3-1863 and signed by James M. Shepherd.
Date: September 3, 1863
Creator: Shepherd, James M.
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Receipt to Hartford Howard, October 15 1852]

Description: Receipt for Hartsford Howard in the amount of seven hundred and forty six dollars and fifty cents. This amount was paid in full for a thirty-five year old slave. The document is dated October 15, 1852.
Date: October 15, 1852
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Red Cross War Fund Check]

Description: Image of a $112,000.00 check given to the Red Cross War Fund by Convair and the Convair employees themselves.
Date: unknown
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

[Resolution - Ft. Worth Chamber of Commerce]

Description: A Resolution of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce in which they congratulate The St. Mark's United Methodist Church for its 100 years of service and pledge to continue supporting it in the century to come. It was adopted on September 6, 1983.
Date: unknown
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

[State and County Tax Receipt for Milton Parks]

Description: Tax receipt for Milton Parks in the amount of eight dollars and ninety-one cents. The receipt is dated June 20, 1876 and is for the year of 1875. The document is signed by A. Wright, sheriff of Hood County.
Date: June 20, 1876
Creator: Wright, A.
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[State & County Tax Receipt for Milton Parks]

Description: State & County Tax Receipt for Milton Parks. The receipt is for the amount of nine dollas and eighty-five cents paid for the year 1876. The document was signed by Jno H. Traylor.
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

Tarrant County Clerk's Daily Report for Oct. 3 and Oct. 4, 1902

Description: Daily Report of the Tarrant County Clerk's office on October 3-4, 1902. Included are lists of deeds granted, deeds of trust, chattel cottages, and proceedings in the district and justice courts. "Claude Butler, proprietor" is printed at the top of the document. On the reverse side are handwritten minutes from Beth-El Congregation's third organizing meeting.
Date: October 4, 1902
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives