Renne Allred Jr. Collection, 1899-1961
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Brief Description: Collection of materials affiliated with insurance cases tried by Allred in the 1950s. Materials consist of plaintiff's original petitions for V.F. Taylor, receiver for ICT Insurance Company, v. Ben Jack Cage et al and for J.D. Wheeler, receiver for General American Casualty Company, v. C.B. Erwin et al. Also includes  biographical material for Allred's brother James V. Allred, Governor of Texas from 1935-1939, a copy of the December 5, 1958 Texas Observer article on Will Wilson, correspondence between Ronnie Duggar and Renne Allred Jr, as well as political correspondence and biographical data for Renne Allred Jr.
Held at:
University of North Texas Special Collections
University of North Texas, Wilis Library
1155 Union Circle # 305190
Denton, TX 76203
Record Series Number: 01/HM.2
Created by: Allred, Renne, Jr. (1901-1977)
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 00/00/1976. 76-018, 76-028
Biographical Note for Allred, Renne, Jr. (1901-1977) : Lawyer serving In Texas as prosecuting attorney of Montague County (1927-1928), district judge of Rusk and Gregg Counties (1932-1934) and attorney for the receiver of Texas Insolvent Insurance Company (1940-1954). His investigation of the first Texas insurance scandals led to closer regulation of insurance companies
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Notes: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Notes: Renne Allred Jr. and Ron Marcello  Gift