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Annual Meeting of the Texas Society, Sons of the American Revolution, 1989

Description: Program for the 94th annual meeting of the Texas Society Sons of the American Revolution, held from March 10 through the 12, at the San Luis Hotel, in Galveston, Texas, including a list of sessions for the meeting and related information about the organization and conference. The meeting was called to order by President Charles B. Morgan, in the Salon A & B, 3rd Floor of the Hotel.
Date: March 1989
Creator: Sons of the American Revolution. Texas Society.

Annual Meeting of the Texas Society, Sons of the American Revolution, 1996

Description: Program for the 101st annual meeting of the Texas Society Sons of the American Revolution, held from March 8 through the 10, 1996 at the San Luis Conference Center, in Galveston, Texas, including a list of sessions for the meeting and related information about the organization and conference. The meeting was called to order by President C. R. Harrington, in the Salon C & D of the Conference Center.
Date: March 1996
Creator: Sons of the American Revolution. Texas Society.

[Letter from David S. Kennard to his sister, March 24, 1862]

Description: Letter from David S. Kennard from Eagle Grove, Galveston County, to his sister discussing a fire in Houston and his regiment's plans to march to Arkansas. He is not sure if he will get to go home on the way. He received a letter from John Hawthorp saying their relations were well. Also mentioned in the letter is that three or four of the boys have measles.
Date: March 24, 1862
Creator: Kennard, David S.

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to David W. Fentress, September 28, 1865]

Description: Letter from Maud C. Fentress to her son David discussing news from Bolivar, Tennessee and it includes: a discussion regarding finance; news concerning the financial situations of family; a dialogue regarding crops to be planted and animals to be raised; news about Frank becoming Chancery Clerk and his plans to study law; news about Kate and her portion of the family's land which will be farmed on a small scale between Frank, Maud, and Kate; financial advice from Maud and news about a real estate transaction in Bolivar; a discussion about the state of society in Bolivar; a dialogue about David moving; updates on the lives and health of family and friends; a discussion about endeavoring to be a pious christian; and a dialogue concerning David's debt to Maud.
Date: September 28, 1865
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.

[Minutes for the TXSSAR Board of Managers Meeting: December 11, 1971]

Description: Minutes from a meeting of the TXSSAR Board of Managers, held on December 11, 1971 at the Jack Tar Motel, Galveston, Texas, including a summary of activities and business discussed. The meeting was called to order by President Kidwell. Included with the minutes is a letter from Oliver B. Chamberlin, Chairman of the Committee, to the Secretary-Treasurer, Adrien F. Drouilhet. cc'd on the letter is Gen. Graber Kidwell, President, and Mr. Raymond P. Swofford, Vice President.
Date: December 1971
Creator: Sons of the American Revolution. Texas Society.

[News Clip: Accident (Galveston ship)]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a cargo ship, Stella Lykes, in Galveston that crashed into Pier 10 causing damage to buildings and nearby machinery. This story aired at 12:00 P.M.
Date: November 30, 1977
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)