Albert and Ethel Herzstein Library, San Jacinto Museum of History

W. H. Hundley Papers

Manuscript Collection: MC117

Collection Summary

Creator: Hundley, W. H.
Title: W. H. Hundley papers
Dates: 1880, 1891
Abstract: A receipt and a warranty document financial transactions in the late 1800s in Texas.
Identification: MC117
Quantity: 2 items
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Albert and Ethel Herzstein Library, San Jacinto Museum of History, La Porte, Texas

Creator Sketch

Little is known about W. H. Hundley, the donor of the collection who may be a descendant of James Hundley, of Fannin County, Texas.

Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of two items: an 1880 school teacher salary receipt and an 1891 warranty for a wagon. The receipt is for $20 to L. Stephenson and James Hundley, trustees of Little Cany School in Fannin County, Texas, in full settlement of E. F. Grogan's account as teacher in the public free school. Also included in the papers is a printed warranty dated at Bonham, Texas, in 1891 from Mitchell & Lewis Co. Ltd. who are manufacturers of farm and spring wagons in Racine, Wisconsin.


Arrangement is chronological.


Restrictions on Access


Terms Governing Use

Open for research by appointment.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the San Jacinto Museum of History. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Library Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the San Jacinto Museum of History as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Index Terms

Hundley, James
Grogan, E. F.
Stephenson, L.
Little Cany School
Mitchell & Lewis Co.
Fannin County (Tex.)

Administrative Information


[Identification of Item], W. H. Hundley Papers, MC117, San Jacinto Museum of History, Houston, Texas.


Gift of W. H. Hundley, May 1954.

Processing Information

Processed by Lisa M. Lomas, 2012.


box folder
167.1 1 Receipt 1880 December 10

box folder
167.1 2 Warranty 1891 October 8