Mary Jones Collection, 1827-1922Add to your cart.

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Collection Overview

Title: Mary Jones Collection, 1827-1922Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates: 1866-1907
ID: 01/ HM.17
Extent: 0.0
Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Contains correspondence, letters, legal documents, financial documents, and biographical material relating to Mary Jones' activities in Texas after the death of her husband, Anson Jones. Correspondents include her sons Samuel, Charles, and Cromwell, and her daughter Sallie. Also included is a family estate ledger and publications of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas (1901-1921).

Collection Historical Note

Mary Smith McCrory Jones was the wife of the last president of the Republic of Texas, Anson Jones, and first president of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.

Access Information

Access Restrictions:

This collection is not restricted.

Use Restrictions:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Physical Access Note:

Collection is housed in the UNT Archives and Rare Book department vault. The UNT Archives and Rare Book department requires a 24 hour notice from patrons in order to page materials from the vault and ready the materials for use. Please contact the UNT Archives and Rare Books department for further information.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Acquisition Source: Dr. Clayton Scott
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Mary Jones Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections

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