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Main Street Looking North from 2nd St.

Description: Copy negative of a view of Roswell, New Mexico on Main Street looking north from 2nd Street. There are buildings on each side with lampposts and cars lining the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Emmett Patton to Levi Perryman]

Description: Letter from Emmett Patton to Levi Perryman regarding a note from Bob that the Citizens National Bank of Roswell has for Perryman. Patton is asking Perryman if he will be able to pay for the claim on the note.
Date: unknown
Creator: Patton, Emmett
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Pole vaulter clearing the bar]

Description: Photograph of an athlete as he crosses the bar in pole vaulting event. In the background are a building, several automobiles, and a line of spectators. In the left foreground, a man wearing a military-style uniform watches. The building is is probably one of those at New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell. The unidentified athlete is probably a member of the West Texas State Teachers College track team.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

[Letter from Emily Rimmer Vasquez, LULAC Junior Director to Junior national and local officers and members - 1954-10-29]

Description: Letter from Emily Rimmer Vasquez, Junior Director to League of United Latin American Citizens to all Junior national and local officers and members, October 30, 1954, urging members to write to congratulate new Councils created in Galveston, Texas and Roswell, New Mexico. Vasquez gives a quick status update on events happening within the Senior LULAC councils and urges Junior officers and members that "FOR A MORE UNITED JUNIOR LEAGUE, WRITE OFTEN".
Date: October 29, 1954
Creator: Vasquez, Emily Rimmer
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Affidavit, April 27, 1908]

Description: Affidavit stating that Bob Perryman, who made Desert Entry No. 1354 at Roswell New Mexico Land Office on January 2, 1904 is dead. He was unmarried, his mother was dead at the time of his death and his only heirs are his father, Levi Perryman, his brother Elbert W. Perryman, his half brother P.M. Price, and his sisters Kate Caddel and Linnie Stalworth. It was notarized by S.H. Hoskins. An additional small sheet was notarized by J.M. Bowers.
Date: April 27, 1908
Creator: Hoskins, S. H.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Promissory Note for Bob Perryman, May 16, 1906]

Description: Promissory note made out to Fruitland Company for $200.00 from The First National Bank of Roswell, signed by Bob Perryman.
Date: May 16, 1906
Creator: Perryman, Bob
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from S.V. Proudgt to Bob Perryman, September 12, 1908]

Description: Letter from S. V. Proudgt, Assistant Commissioner, to Bob Perryman, assignee of John W. Short stating that the claim that Bob Perryman had made to land 140 miles southwest of Boonville, Missouri was rejected because there was no proof that the John W. Short he purchased the land from was the same person who had been awarded the land on August 7, 1866 for military service.
Date: September 12, 1908
Creator: Proudgt, S. V.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Emmett Patton to Levi Perryman, February 4,1909]

Description: Letter from Patton to Perryman regarding family health. He also mentions the state of the script for Bob. Wetmore is trying to get things settled for Patton, but Patton will see Wetmore again to push for action on it. Then he mentions costs of the land and costs of his services.
Date: February 4, 1909
Creator: Patton, Emmett
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Emmett Patton to Levi Perryman, March 7, 1908]

Description: Letter from Emmett Patton of Law Office of Patton & Gibbany, Roswell, New Mexico to Levi Perryman discussing land and other property owned by Bob Perryman and how it should be disposed of. Some of the land needed to have improvements made immediately or it would be taken away, some had been only partially paid for and other plots were jointly owned with others. Letter actually addressed to "Leroy" Perryman, but the letters "roy" are partially erased.
Date: March 7, 1908
Creator: Patton, Emmett
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections