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Oral History Interview with Melba Lee Williams Crate, June 9, 1998

Description: Interview with Melba Lee Williams, a former professor and descendant of some of the first settlers in Kerr County, from Kerrville, Texas. In this interview, Mrs. Crate relates how her great-grandparents came with Joshua Brown (Texas pioneer) to the first shingle camp established on the banks of the Guadalupe, in what later became Kerrville. Mrs. Crate briefly details her early life in Bandera, Texas, as well as Kerrville. She also recounts her memories of the flood of 1932.
Date: June 9, 1998
Creator: O'Hara, Peggy & Crate, Melba Lee Williams
Partner: Kerr County Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Brown House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Brown House, in Gonzales, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, maps, and photographs.
Date: June 24, 1963
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Charles T. Rather House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Charles T. Rather House, in Gonzales, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, narrative, maps, and photographs.
Date: June 2, 1975
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[Historic Marker Application: Kennard House]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the Kennard House, in Gonzales, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, narrative, and photographs.
Date: June 6, 1967
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Historical Commission