University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hartzo, Daniel
Title: Daniel Hartzo diary
Dates: 1841-1846
Abstract: A leather-bound handwritten journal composes the Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02212
Extent: 1 volume
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Farmer Daniel Hartzo moved from South Carolina to Texas before 1841, settling in northern Texas. He owned the land grant on which the town of Hartzo (probably named for Daniel or his family) is now located in northeastern Marion County.

Source:

Odintz, Mark. "Hartzo, TX." Handbook of Texas Online. Accessed January 13, 2011.


Scope and Contents

A leather-bound handwritten journal composes the Daniel Hartzo Diary, 1841-1846. Harzo's brief entries describe his daily agricultural, commercial, and social activities. An original 1841 survey for Mary Burton of 960 acres of land in Red River County, signed by Fannin County Deputy Surveyor Joel C. Fuller, is also included.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Burton, Mary
Fuller, Joel C.
Hartzo, Daniel
Family Names
Hartzo (Family)
Subjects
Farmers
Rural conditions
Surveying
Places
Texas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Daniel Hartzo Diary, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

1963

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center's "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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2D271 [SRH1230006227] Diary, 1841-1846