Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Slater Family Collection

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Slater Family
Title: Slater Family Collection
Dates: 1930s-1970s
Abstract: This collection contains personal papers, photographs, postcards, and college yearbooks belonging to the Slater Family who lived in Dallas from the 1930s to the 1970s.
Identification: 00615
Quantity: 3 boxes linear feet
Language: The records are in English.
Repository: Dallas Public Library 1515 Young Street Dallas TX 75201

Biographical Note

The Slater Family was a Dallas family who lived in Dallas from the 1930s through the 1970s.

Scope and Contents

The Collection contains lots of family items, including photographs, notes, postcards, lithographs and several college yearbooks.



This collection is arranged into one series by item, with photographs, letters and postcards, two copies of college yearbooks, and other undated photographs.


Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Harvey Slater, Estelle Slater, Ann Slater
Family Names:
Slater Family
Families in Dallas

Related Material

This collection also contains a study course completion diploma from Mrs. Harvey Slater, a damaged veterinary college diploma of Harvey Slaters,a diploma of Estella Slaters, and a certificate by Norvell Slater. The items did not seem to fit in the collection.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

MA 06.15, Slater Family Collection Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division,Dallas Public Library

Detailed Description of the Collection

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1 1 Photograph of Classmates of Slater, news clipping of Tom Joseph, 1946, undated

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1 2 Slater Family Collection, Dr and Mrs. Harvey Slater, 1950s

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1 3 Slater Family Collection, Correspondence, Estelle Slater, 1940s

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1 4 Slater Family Collection, Estelle Slater Correspondence, First Baptist Church, Carrollton, Missouri, 1960s

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1 5 Slater Family Collection,Estelle Slater and Mary Hardin Baylor, 1970s

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1 6 Slater Family Collection, postcards, Estelle Slater, 1970s

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1 7 Slater Family Collection, Baylor University material, 1930s

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1 8 Yearbooks, church clubs and organizations, 1960s

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1 9 Slater Family Collection News Clippings, 1935-1955

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1 10 Various Lithographs of People, most identified, 1800-1870

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1 11 Various Lithographs of People, most identified, 1800-1870

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1 12 Postcards, letters, Christmas Note, 1971-1973, undated

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1 13 Paper with Slater Names-addresses and connections, 1971-1994

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2 1 1935 Yearbook, Estella Slater, Central Missouri State Teachers College, commencement and news article from Kansas City Star, August 29,1940, 1940

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2 2 Copy of the National Yearbook, National College of Education, Evanston, Illinois, 1946

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3 1 Unidentified Photographs, various Slater Family Members, undated

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3 2 Unidentified Photographs, various Slater Family members, undated

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3 3 Photographs of Ann Slater, Photo of Mary Lee Harvey and Anna Hazel Canady, 1965,1977,undated

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3 4 Slater Family Photograph, undated