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[Agreement between Ray D. Hetrick and Richard and Patricia Darville, October 1, 1981]

Description: Document detailing the terms of a loan agreement between Ray D. Hetrick and Richard and Patricia Darville. Hetrick will pay the Darville $1,600 over a period of 16 months, with no interest.
Date: October 1, 1981
Creator: Hetrick, Ray D.; Darville, Richard & Darville, Patricia
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his Brother, January 18, 1857]

Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his brother regarding his time in Bellville, Texas. He was appreciative of his brother sending him news from home and told him about a real estate sale that had happened recently. People from the U.S., Germany, and Bohemia were in attendance and alcohol was passed around. Money has been short in Bellville because of the cotton and corn crops failing. John needed to borrow money and requested a loan from his brother or anyone else in the family. He requested that his brother write again soon with more news from home.
Date: January 18, 1857
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Partner: Austin College

Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide 1933

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, weather, "resources, industries, commerce, history, government, population and all other subjects relating to the political, civic and economic development" of the time. A general index is on page 375.
Date: 1933
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Texas Almanac, 1943-1944

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, weather, "resources, industries, commerce, history, government, population and all other subjects relating to the political, civic and economic development" of the time. A general index is on page 321.
Date: 1943
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide, Supplementary Edition 1937

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, weather, "government, population, education, resources, industries, commerce and other matters pertaining to the economic, political and social development" of the time. A general index is on page [99].
Date: 1937
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide 1929

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, weather, "resources, industries, commerce, government, population, physical characteristics and other social, economic and political factors" of the time. A general index is on page 377.
Date: 1929
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac for 1865

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.
Date: 1864
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac for 1864

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.
Date: January 1864
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac for 1858

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.
Date: 1857
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac for 1863

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal, political and social issues of the time.
Date: January 1862
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Texas Almanac, 1859

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, history, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.
Date: 1859~
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac for 1862

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for all counties, history, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time.
Date: 1862
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide 1926

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time. An index to the newspapers published in Texas is on page [422].
Date: 1926~
Partner: Texas State Historical Association