Spier, LaSalle.Baylor University - Central Libraries Rare Books and Special Collections1 ms. score (42 p.) ;Day -- And you are ever by me -- Overhead the tree-tops meet -- But winter hastens at summer's end -- Oh, what a drear, dark close to my poor day -- New year's hymn.Contact InformationCatalog Record
United Daughters of the Confederacy. Mary West Chapter #2381Baylor University - Central Libraries Rare Books and Special Collections8.69 linear feet (13 boxes)The (Waco) United Daughters of the Confederacy: Mary West Chapter was acquired by gift in three separate transactions from private donors, representing the Mary West Chapter #2381, United Daughters of the Confederacy. The first gift, undated and dated scrapbooks, correspondence, programs, and ledgers, was given on 27 August 1982 by Mrs. John I. Cowell. The second gift, scrapbooks from the late 1970s and early 1980s, also from Mrs. John I. Cowell, was added to the collection on 3 April 1985. The third gift, two scrapbooks from the 1990s, was given by Elizabeth Estes Taylor on 29 May 2002. The collection begins in 1866 and ends in 1996. Records include correspondence, financial papers, literary productions, scrapbooks and scrapbook material, and other printed materials. An extensive collection of scrapbooks for the years 1972-1984 gives an excellent record for local Civil War heritage activities in the area, including the Waco Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp and the Mexia Confederate ... MoreContact InformationFinding AidCatalog Record
Early, WIlliam Tracy, 1934-2005.Baylor University - Central Libraries Rare Books and Special Collections74.25 linear feet (164 document boxes and 1 oversized box)The Tracy Early Collection was acquired through two gifts from Grady Gaston Early, brother to Tracy Early. This collection contains the professional and personal materials of William Tracy Early (Tracy Early). This collection is comprised of newspaper and magazine articles, correspondence, diaries, photographs, books, sermons, newspaper clippings, and school work of Tracy Early, who was a Chaplain, pastor, and freelance journalist. A large majority of the collection is articles written by Tracy Early. Included with articles he wrote are research materials, newspaper clippings, notes, and correspondence that pertain to specific articles. Personal materials include correspondence to and from immediate and extended family members and personal diaries from 1948 until his death in 2005. This collection includes materials pertaining to Early's life at Baylor University, Southeastern Baptist Seminary, and Union Theological seminary including school work and notes from classes. There is also ... MoreContact InformationFinding AidCatalog Record
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