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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

OCLC Number

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

George Washington Brackenridge Papers, 1885, 1912, 1919, 1934, undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brackenridge, George Washington, 1832-1920
Title: George Washington Brackenridge papers
Dates: 1885, , 1919, 1934, undated
Abstract: George W. Brackenridge (1832-1920) served as the president of the San Antonio Water Works Company, as University of Texas regent, and as director of the Express Publishing Company. The papers contain an 1885 deed for land outside San Antonio and a map sketch, along with invitations and membership materials for societies and museum events.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03729
Extent: 3 inches
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

George W. Brackenridge (1832-1920) served as the president of the San Antonio Water Works Company (1883-1906), as University of Texas regent (1886-1911; 1917-1919), and as director of the Express Publishing Company.

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Scope and Contents

The George Washington Brackenridge Papers, 1885, 1912, 1919, 1934, undated, contain an 1885 warranty deed for land near San Antonio, a map sketch of the land, and invitations, membership material, and certificates pertaining to society memberships and museum events in which Brackenridge took part.

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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.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Brackenridge, George Washington, 1832-1920
Corporate Names
American Museum of Natural History.
Luther Burbank Society
New England historic genealogical society
Subjects
Societies
Places
San Antonio
Texas
Document Types
Deeds

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Related Materials

See also George Brackenridge Estate Controversy Collection, 1958-2004 (bulk 1961-1962)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George Washington Brackenridge Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

1934

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff, 1934, 1985.

Subsequent revisions were made by Jessi Fishman, March 2016.

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OCLC Number

949484980

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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3H77 [SRH1230016925] Warranty deed for land near San Antonio, 1885
Map sketch for land near San Antonio, undated
San Antonio Light newspaper clipping regarding the UT archives receiving the deed, July 2, 1934
Invitations and membership material
American Museum of Natural History, undated
Bankers Club of St. Louis, Missouri, 1912
Luther Burbank Society, circa 1912
box
3S166 [SRH1230029580] New England Historic Genealogical Society membership certificate, 1919

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