University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Temple Houston Morrow Reminiscences, 1957



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Morrow, Temple Houston, 1878-1966
Title: Temple Houston Morrow reminiscences
Dates: 1957
Abstract: Composed of three typewritten pages, the Temple Houston Morrow Reminiscences, 1957, describe Morrow's childhood as well as second-hand descriptions of his grandfather, Sam Houston, various family members, and servants.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02971
Extent: 1 item
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born to J. C. S. Morrow and Nannie Elizabeth Houston in La Grange, Texas, Temple Houston Morrow (1878-1966) was a maternal grandson of Texas hero Sam Houston. Morrow married Frances Augusta Carl in 1899, with whom he had four children, and served as the longtime president of Traders and General Insurance Company.


Scope and Contents

Composed of three typewritten pages, the Temple Houston Morrow Reminiscences, 1957, describe Morrow's childhood as well as second-hand descriptions of his grandfather, Sam Houston, various family members, and servants.


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
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863.
Morrow, Temple Houston, 1878-1966
Places
Texas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Temple Houston Morrow Reminiscences, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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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2L150 [SRH1230009506] Temple Houston Morrow Reminiscences, 1957