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Givens - Hopkins Families
 
Collection 8
Givens-Hopkins Families. Papers, 1823-1962
4 1/2 feet
 
Mainly personal correspondence among members of the families of John S. Givens and Thomas B. Hopkins who lived in Louisiana and Texas. Included also are records concerning lands held by the Givens family in Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Of special note in the correspondence are accounts of travel or work assignments abroad: Mattie Hopkins Williams in the Middle East (1910) and Japan (1920); Lyle Givens in Europe (1929); John S. Givens in Alaska (1935) and Czechoslovakia (1946); Lyle Givens Williams in Latin America (1943-1944); Agnes Givens Gercke in Japan (1946-1952) and Anna H. Givens in Japan (1950-1952). Other letters mention the Corpus Christi flood of 1919, the death of Will Rogers and Willey Post in 1935, and the controversy between the DAR and Marion Anderson in 1939. Major figures in this collection are John S. Givens (1835-1887); Sallie Torian Givens (1840-1928); Louise Givens Clegg (1874-1954); John S. Givens (1873-1936); Anna Hopkins Givens (1883-1963); Lyle Givens Williams (1905-1992); John S. Givens, Jr. (1913- ); and Thomas B. Hopkins (1832-1922).

For more on Lyle Givens Williams, including some material on the Givens Family, see Collection 27 - David R. Williams Papers.

This collection was donated by Lyle Givens Williams.
 
 
SERIES
 
A. Personal and Business Correspondence 1-01 through 4-17
B. Documents 4-08 through 7-01; Map Case 24-07; 24 v.1
C. Legal Records 7-02 through 8-06
D. Photographs 8-07 through 11-06
E. Artifacts 11-07
 
INVENTORY
 
A. Personal and Business Correspondence
   
1-01 1823 - 1949
  members of Givens, Hopkins, Kennedy and Torian families
inaugural address of P.H. Bell, Governor of Texas, 1849 (printed)
1-02 1850 - 1859, n.d.
  mainly business correspondence of John S. Givens (lawyer in Texas)
letters from Thomas Torian in Childress (photocopies)
1-03 1860 - 1862, n.d.
  mainly dealing with Givens' legal practice: land surveys, military pensions
also specifications for building to be erected in Corpus Christi
1-04 1862 - 1863
  mainly Civil War Dispatches to Captain John S. Givens (very poor condition)
1-05 1861 - 1863
  Civil War letters of Robert Kennedy, John Kennedy, and Thomas B. Hopkins (includes typescripts)
1-06 1864
  mainly dealing with Given's legal practice
1-07 1865
  material related to execution of Robert Cobb Kennedy, March 1865 (all photocopies)
letters to parents; newspaper clippings; apologia written by sister-in-law, Mrs. Hyder A. Kennedy, n.d., 8 pages
1-08 1866 - 1869
  mainly dealing with Givens' legal practice also receipt for subscription to black church by Loretta Hawley
1-09 1860s: members of Kennedy and Hopkins families ( includes typescripts)
1-10 1870: correspondence between John S. Givens and Sallie L. Torian
1-11 1871, January-May
  mainly correspondence of John S. Givens and Sallie L. Torian
also professional material
1-12 1871, June - 1872
1-13 1873
1-14 1874
  includes: "Brief and Argument before Texas Supreme Court" in case of Octaviano Barrera vs. The State of Texas
1-15 1875: family correspondence and legal practice
1-16 1876: family correspondence and legal practice
1-17 n.d.: correspondence
  mainly John S. Givens to Sallie Torian [Givens]
1-18 1877 - 1882
  includes: Writ of Error to Nueces County in case of Lott vs. Woessner, prepared by McCampbell and Givens, 1878
    Brief of Appellants to Texas Supreme Court in case of Morris and Cummings vs. State of Texas, prepared by McCampbell and Givens, 1882
1-19 1885: family correspondence
1-20 1886 - 1887
  includes: John S. Givens, Thomas B. Hopkins and Louise Givens (student at Mt. Carmel Convent, LaFayette, Louisiana)
2-01 1888 - 1889
  includes: Willie Clegg; John S. Givens; Ida Hopkins, Louise Givens; T. Edwin Givens; Mattie Hopkins
    mention of death of Jefferson Davis
2-02 1890-1892: correspondence and financial papers
  includes: Sallie T. Givens; Louise Givens; Eliza Hopkins; Tom Hopkins; Ida Hopkins; Thomas B. Hopkins; Mattie Hopkins
2-03 1887, 1892
  accounts of law firms of McCampbell and Givens
2-04 1893: correspondence and business papers
  includes: Thomas B. Hopkins; Frank Hopkins; Mattie Hopkins Williams (from Chicago about trip to World's Fair)
  Business papers: Atlie McCampbell to Sallie Givens; contract of Sallie Givens for construction of house in Lafayette
2-05 1894 - 1897: correspondence
  includes: Baxter Clegg; Mary Clegg; Willie Clegg; Thomas B. Hopkins; Sallie T. Givens; William B. Torian (photocopy)
2-06 1898: correspondence
  includes: Anna Jane Scott, re Hopkins family genealogy; Sophia F. Lovenskiold
   
2-07 1899: correspondence
  includes: Louise Givens Clegg; John S. Givens; Anna Hopkins
2-08 1900, n.d.: correspondence
  includes: Mary Clegg; John S. Givens; Anna Hopkins; Charles F. Hopkins; Din Walters
2-09 1901: correspondence
  includes: John S. Givens; Anna Hopkins; Thomas B. Hopkins; Mattie Hopkins Williams
    mention of Anse La Butte oil field
2-10 1902 - 1903: correspondence
  includes: John S. Givens; Sy Hopkins; Ben Williams; Mattie Hopkins Williams
2-11 1904 - 1905: correspondence, business papers
  includes: Mattie Hopkins Williams business papers
2-12 1906 - 1907: correspondence
  includes: Louise Givens Clegg; Anna Hopkins Givens; John S. Givens
2-13 1908: correspondence
  includes: Mary Clegg (mentions Anse La Butte oil field); Anna H. Givens; John S. Givens; Sallie T. Givens
2-14 1909, n.d.: correspondence
  includes: Baxter Clegg; Sallie T. Givens
2-15 1910 - 1911: correspondence
  includes: Sallie T. Givens; Royal Givens; Mattie (Pat) H. Williams (on trip to Holy Land)
2-16 1912: correspondence
  includes: Baxter Clegg; Mary Clegg; Anna H. Givens; John S. Givens; Sallie T. Givens
2-17 1913 - 1916: correspondence
  includes: Louise Lyle Givens; Mattie Givens; Sallie T. Givens; Frances Skelton
letters on Hopkins Family genealogy, 1-2/1914
2-18 1917: correspondence
  includes: Louise Lyle Givens; Sallie T. Givens [letters from Lyle during East Coast trip]
2-19 1918 - 1919: correspondence
  includes: Mary Clegg; Delmas Givens; Royal Givens (describes storm and tidal wave which devastated Corpus Christi in letter, 10/14/1919); Sallie T. Givens; Mattie (Pat) H. Williams; letters to Louise Lyle Givens
2-20 1920: correspondence
  includes: letters from Mattie (Pat) H. Williams during trip to Orient especially Japan; Edith Garland Dupré to Lyle
3-01 1921 - 1922: correspondence
  includes: Royal Givens to Lyle
3-02 1923 - 1924
3-03 1925 - 1928: correspondence
  includes: Mattie Givens; Frank Skelton; Royal Givens
3-04 1925 - 1928: correspondence
  mainly Lyle from suitors
3-05 1929: correspondence
  includes: Lyle Givens during trip to Europe
3-06 1929 - 1930
3-07 1931 - 1932: correspondence
  includes: letter from Lyle Givens to Europe; Lucien Eyraud
3-08 1933 - 1935
  includes: letters from Lyle Givens Williams in Washington, D. C.
   
3-09 1935
  includes: John S. Givens while government official with Matanuska Valley Settlement, Alaska (June-October)
account of visit by Will Rogers and Willey Post
Matanuska Valley Pioneer, v. 1, # 1 (August 20)
3-10 1935 - 1936
3-11 1937 - 1942, n.d.
  includes: letter by Lyle G. Williams as D.A.R. official which mentions incident involving Marion Anderson and Constitution Hall performance
3-12 1943
  includes: Lyle G. Williams in Latin America; John on Red Cross work
3-13 1944, January - April
  includes: Lyle G. Williams in Latin America
3-14 1944, May - October
  ncludes: Lyle G. Williams in Latin America
3-15 1944 - 1945
  includes: Tom Givens in the Philippines and Agnes Givens in military service
3-16 1946
  includes: John S. Givens in Czechoslovakia; Agnes Givens Gercke in Tokyo; Tom Givens on Saipan Island
3-17 1947
  includes: Agnes G. Gercke in Tokyo
3-18 1948 - 1949
  includes: Agnes G. Gercke in Tokyo
3-19 1950
  includes: Anna H. Givens, Jr. in Hartford, Connecticut and Japan; John S. Givens in Switzerland; Lyle G. Williams in Virginia
3-20 1951, January - June
  includes: Anna H. Givens, Jr. in Japan and Agnes G. Gercke in Tokyo
3-21 1951, July - December
  includes: letters from Anna H. Givens, Jr. in Japan and Agnes G. Gercke in Tokyo
3-22 1952, January - June
  includes: letters from Anna H. Givens, Jr. in Japan and Agnes G. Gercke in Tokyo
4-01 1952, July - December
  includes: Anna H. Givens, Jr. in Japan
4-02 1953: Anna H. Givens
  includes: nomination for Mother-of-the Year
4-03 1953: Anna H. Givens
  Mother-of-the-Year Award: congratulations, A-W
4-04 1953: Anna H. Givens
  Mother-of-the-Year Award: congratulations, no name
4-05 1953: Anna H. Givens
  Mother-of-the-Year Award: congratulations, family
  See also 4-17 and 4-18
4-06 1953 - 1962
4-07 n.d.
  includes: Agnes G. Gercke from Japan; John S. Givens, Jr.; Mary Clegg; Delmas Givens
   
   
B. Documents
   
4-08 Samuel S. Givens (____ -1857)
  extract of inventory of estates, 185_
4-09 John S. Givens (1835-1887)
  clippings - obituary and memorials ; part of probated estate
  See Map Case 24-07 for certificates
4-10 Sallie Torian Givens (1840-1928)
  stock certificate; sale to family from effects of Mrs. Edwin Walters; unofficial will, 1916
  See also 6-05 and 6-06
4-11 Thomas Edwin Givens (1871-ca.1895)
  essays written by
  See Map Case 24-07 for certificates
4-12 Louise Torian Givens Clegg (1873-1954), through 1897
  includes: notebook kept at Hollins College; marriage certificate; autograph book
4-13 Louise Torian Givens Clegg, after 1897
  includes: explanations to Baxter; UDC application; 1940s account book; funeral registration book and obituaries
  See also 6-06 and 6 v.1
4-14 Baxter Clegg (____-____)
  insurance policy 1898; address book 1901; fortune 1904
4-15 John S. Givens (1873-1939)
  poems; clippings; insurance policy
  See Map Case 24-07
4-16 Anna Hopkins Givens (1883-1963)
  clippings; certificate [children in SLI]
  Map Case 24 v.1, Anna Hopkins Givens
4-17 Anna Hopkins Givens: Mother-of-the-Year material
  clippings
4-18 Anna Hopkins Givens: Mother-of-the-Year material
  programs; drafts of notes for acceptance statement; biographical information; American Mothers committee material
  See also 4-02 through 4-05
4-19 Louise Lyle Givens (Williams), (1905-1992)
  Baby Book
4-20 Louise Lyle Givens (Williams), 1920s
  miscellaneous, includes brief diaries: 6/1922; 4/1925; 1929 [deals with trip to Europe so may be 1931]; material from year teaching at Milton, Louisiana
4-21 Louise Lyle Givens (Williams), 1929
  correspondence course, Columbia University letters, lessons
5-01 Louise Lyle Givens (Williams), 1930-1934
  miscellaneous items related to 1931 European trip; day book-diary for trip to Chicago's World Fair, 1933
5-02 Louise Lyle Givens (Williams), n.d.
5-03 Mattie Lee Givens Bell (1908-____)
  pages from dance recital program with picture of Anna Catherine Bell
5-04 Anna Edwin Givens Gardiner (1911-ca.1960)
  certificate; Gary Gardiner campaign item; George V. clipping; John Ignacious Gardiner biography
5-05 John S. Givens, Jr. (1913-____)
  certificate; clippings; diploma; etc.
5-06 Richard Cobb Givens (1917-____)
  certificates
5-07 Sarah Agnes Givens Gercke (1918-____)
  clippings of family
5-08 Tom Givens (1920-____)
  LSU commencement material, 1953; clipping, 1956
5-09 Lillian Givens Sewall (1921-____)
  certificate, 1946
5-10 Anna Givens, Jr. (1923-____)
  certificates; clippings
5-11 Royal Givens (1924-1925)
  certificates; obituaries
   
5-12 Givens Family genealogy: miscellaneous
  letters from Charles J. Givens, Arabi, Louisiana, 1968-1971
article by Lyle Givens Williams on family, 5/1969, (drafts), 6 pages
item on crest
5-13 Givens Family genealogy: writings, mainly photocopies
  mainly excerpts from published material (sent by Charles J. to Lyle); also several letters (1850s) with typescripts
some maps; clippings
5-14 Givens Family genealogy: family trees and notes
  includes applications for genealogical and patriotic societies
  Map Case 24-07: Map of Starr County, Texas showing location of Givens land
Plat of Givens property between Sterling and Moss Streets, 1953
   
5-15 Torian Family genealogy: correspondence, 1911-1930s, 1962-1965 [photocopies]
  correspondence, mainly between Phil Burton and Hallie Torian
5-16 Torian Family genealogy: correspondence, 1966-1968
  same correspondents plus Mrs. Hubert B. Owens
5-17 Torian Family genealogy: correspondence, 1970s
5-18 Torian Family genealogy: genealogical notes, group sheets, etc. [photocopies]
5-19 Torian Family genealogy: documents: 1749-1829, n.d. [photocopies]
  census, wills, etc. (mainly in Virginia)
5-20 Torian Family genealogy: miscellaneous
  articles, clippings, photographs
some material on Louisiana Torians [mainly photocopies]
program for testimonial dinner for Edwin W. Torian
   
5-21 Walters Family Materials
  items on property (dishes) and estate of Edwin Walters
printed genealogy; etc.
   
5-22 Thomas B. Hopkins (1832-1922)
  drafts of biographical and autobiographical works
includes: account of Civil War experience
5-23 Thomas B. Hopkins
  certificates, 1853; statement of estate; obituaries
5-24 Sue Kennedy Hopkins (1852-1903)
  obituary
   
5-25 Frank K. Hopkins (1865-19__)
  clippings; documents of the Protestant Burial Ground Association, 1925
   
5-26 Eliza Cobb Hopkins (1866-1959)
  clippings, including obituary; essay on plantation life of Cobb family, ca 1950, 6 pages
  See Map Case 24-07 for plat map of property on South Pierce Street, 1958
See also 7 v.2
   
5-27 Mattie (Pat) Hopkins Williams (1870-19__)
  wedding announcement; speech before Women's Home Mission Society, n.d.
   
5-28 Ida Kennedy Hopkins Delaney (1871-1961)
  wedding announcement; obituaries for Albert Delaney; biography sheet
   
5-29 Thomas B. Hopkins, II (1873-19__)
  golden wedding anniversary invitation
   
5-30 Rena Hopkins Waitt (1890-1924)
  wedding invitation, 1910
   
6-01 Hopkins Family
  genealogical information; clippings [includes DAR records prepared by Elizabeth Hopkins]
   
6-02 Kennedy Family
  includes: war records of Robert C. Kennedy, John E.Kennedy, Hyder A. Kennedy, and John B. G. Kennedy;
history of Kennedy family
  see also 1-07
6-03 Kennedy Family: miscellaneous
  Barbara Ola Davidson: birth announcement
  Eliza Quintilla Morgan Anders: wedding invitation and narrative for "Our Family Heirlooms"
   
6-04 Miscellaneous items
  William C. Van Cleve: calling card
Harriet Evans and Philip Clutton Garrett: wedding announcement, 1909
Charles H. Tomlinson: certificate, 1916
Mrs. Thomas Magil: certificate for lot in St. John's Cemetery, 1917
Mary Elisabeth Denbo and Charles Thaddeus Montgomery: wedding invitation, 1922
   
6-05 Scrapbook of miscellaneous clippings, n.d.
  (probably kept by Sallie Lyle Torian)
6-06 Scrapbook of miscellaneous clippings, n.d.
  probably kept by Sallie T.Givens or Louise Givens Clegg
6 v.1 Scrapbook of miscellaneous clippings
  tintype photos pasted on page 164 (Louise Givens)
   
7 v.1 Friendship Album (Mary Kennedy Hopkins and Children) 1850s - 1860s
  miscellaneous items: dried flowers; cards; sayings; feet and hand prints of children
7 v.2 "Memories" volume (Eliza Cobb Hopkins)
  very incomplete, much on Robert Cobb Kennedy
  includes: photograph of T. B. Hopkins residence; Roena Gordon Hopkins
   
7-01 Miscellaneous
  includes: bequests from will of Issac B. Bendel; money from occupied Japan (printed in English)
   
   
C. Legal Records
   
7-02 1840 - 1850, n.d.
  deeds mainly involving Samuel S. Givens: Missouri, 1841; Kentucky, 1848; Calhoun County, Texas, 1847-1849
  slave sale, 1840
7-03 1850 - 1856, n.d.
  deeds, maps, and correspondence connected with land sales of Samuel S. Givens in Calhoun County, Texas
7-04 San Antonio River Navigation Company, 1856 - 1859
  Record book: charter and minutes
   
7-05 Texas land, 1864-1898
  deeds; correspondence; tax assessments and tax receipts
7-06 Texas land, 1900-1906
  quit-claim deed; suits; tax assssments and tax receipts; correspondence, mainly of Delmas Givens
7-07 Texas land, 1908-1919
  tax assessments and receipts; correspondence, mainly of Delmas Givens
7-08 Texas land, 1920-1929
  tax receipts and assessments; suits; correspondence, mainly of Delmas Givens
7-09 Texas land, 1930-1934
  tax receipts and assessments; suits; correspondence, mainly of Delmas Givens
8-01 Texas land, 1940-1949
  tax receipts and assessments; suits; correspondence, mainly of Delmas Givens
8-02 Texas land, 1940-1949
  tax receipts and assessments; correspondence
   
8-03 Louisiana land, 1898-1952
  tax receipts and assessments; deeds; correspondence
   
8-04 Mississippi land, 1912-1948
  tax receipts and assessments; deeds; correspondence
   
8-05 Miscellaneous legal matters: Louisiana, 1916-1962
  includes: judgments against John S. Givens, 1923, 1925; brokers license, 1947
   
8-06 Miscellaneous legal matters: Texas, 1898
  judgment against Baxter Clegg
   
   
D. Photographs
   
8-07 John S. Givens (d. 1887) and Sallie Torian Givens
  many photos of Sallie T. Givens visiting Montreal where Louise G. Clegg lived, 1907, 1912
  includes: Louise G. Clegg; Frances Skelton; Bernice Skelton; Walter Scott Torian
   
8-08 Thomas Edwin Givens (1871-ca1895)
  includes: Baxter Clegg
   
8-09 Louise Torian Givens Clegg (1873-1954), before 1897
  includes: Virginia Walters Torian; Hollins College Students; Adelaide Lovenskjold
8-10 Louise Givens Clegg, after 1897
8-11 Louise Givens Clegg after 1897 with others
  includes: Baxter Clegg; Frances Skelton; Kate Collins; Mr. Thorpe and Mrs. Isenholmes
  Mrs. Mivart
  See also 8-07
   
8-12 Baxter Clegg
  includes: Felix Girard; Miller Skelton; Frank Skelton; Francis Skelton; Kate Collins
  group: security men for Canadian railroad company
   
8-13 Clegg Family
  includes: William Clegg; Mary Collins Clegg; Kate Collins; Charles Clegg; Philip Clegg and son; Mrs. Luther B. Clegg, and Martin William Clegg family
   
9-01 John Slye Givens Jr. (d.1936)
  includes: Louise T. Givens; Adelaide Lovenskjold; duck hunting; fishing
   
9-02 Anna Hopkins Givens (1883-1963)
  includes: Louisa Tolson (Woodson); Fannie Trillian, Maud Herrin, and -----
(Bellhaven Graduation); Sue M. Hopkins
   
9-03 John S. Givens, Jr. Family 1924-1958
  family portraits (1924, 1928, 1931, 1933, 1958)
  other: Lyle with parents; Lyle with father; Anna's 70th birthday party; etc.
   
9-04 Children of John S. and Anna Hopkins Givens
  Lyle, Mattie Lee; Mattie and Ed; Mattie and Catherine Munson; Agnes; Anna Hopkins (Boo); Mattie, Ed and John; Mattie and Ed; John and Anna Edwin; Agnes, Lillian and Royall; Royall and Lillian
   
9-05 Louise Lyle Givens (Williams): baby and child
  includes: classes at Northside Primary School (2); AnneLu Hopkins
9-06 Louise Lyle Givens: child
  includes: classes at Northside Primary School (2); AnneLu Hopkins; Florence Chase
9-07 Louise Lyle Givens: 1920s-1930s
9-08 Louise Lyle Givens: trip, 1917; East Coast and Mid-West
  Chattanooga; Washington, D. C. and Mt. Vernon; Atlantic City; New York City; Niagara Falls; Chicago
9-09 Louise Lyle Givens: trip, 1926: West
  includes: Yellowstone; Salt Lake City and Great Salt Lake; Grand Canyon; Colorado Springs
10-01 Louise Lyle Givens: trip: 1931: Europe
  includes: Julia Hubbell; Lucien Eyraud; France, Germany, Denmark, Sweden
   
10-02 Mattie Lee Givens Belle (and family)
  includes: Mattie Lee Givens; Anna Catherine Belle with: parents, Anna Hopkins Givens; Louise and John S. Givens, and Grand Tee
   
10-03 Anna Edwin Givens Gardiner (and family)
  Anna Edwin Givens; Sallie Lyle Gardiner
   
10-04 John Slye Givens, III (and family)
  includes: John Slye Givens, III; Inez Blue Givens and Martha Lee Williams Ackal; John, Inez, and Louise Blue Givens; Inez and John S. Givens, IV; Louise Blue Givens; John S. Givens, IV; Givens- Tichava wedding
   
10-05 Richard Cobb Givens (and family)
  includes: Richard C. Givens; Richard and Evelyn; Elizabeth Ann Givens; Catherine Agnes Givens; Catherine Givens Menconen and Peter; children of Richard and Evelyn
   
10-06 Sarah Agnes Givens Gercke
  Sarah Agnes Givens; WAVES; Agnes and George Gercke; George Gercke, Jr.; Agnes; George, Jr.; Anna Hopkins Givens; Lyle Williams; Jamie Gercke; George Gercke's father; Agnes, Jamie, and Yasuha San
   
10-07 Thomas Hopkins Givens
  includes: Thomas Hopkins Givens; Emma Del Mendoza Givens; Anna Hopkins Givens; various Navy officers; Tommy Givens
   
10-08 Lillian Givens Sewall family
  includes: Paul Sewall, Jr.; Robert E. Sewall; children of Virginia Sewall Brown
   
10-09 Anna Hopkins Givens, Jr.
  includes: Anna Hopkins Givens, Jr.; with: Anna Catherine Bell; George Gercke, Jr.; Scarritt College
10-10 Anna Hopkins Givens, Jr. in Japan
  includes: Marie Adams; Dr. and Mrs. Ghoeblack; various Japanese co- workers, students, etc.; Charles Hampton
   
10-11 Givens Family
  includes: Royall Givens; Leona Givens; Pamela Givens Parr; Givens Archer Parr; Marie Parr; George B. Parr; Charles Givens and family; Dr. Givens (North Louisiana)
   
10-12 Torian - Walters Family
  includes: Edwin Walters; Walter Scott Torian; William B. Torian and family; Thomas Torian; Mattie Torian; Jennie Walters Bethell; William Walters or Thomas H. Magill, Agnes Glenn Torian Magill
10-13 Hopkins Family
  includes: Thomas B. Hopkins; with: Ben J. Williams; grandchildren; Susan Kennedy Hopkins; children of Thomas B. Hopkins and wives; Mattie (Pat) Hopkins Williams
  Ida Kennedy Delaney; with Medy and Albert Delaney; Roena Hopkins Waitt
  1st high school class in Lafayette: includes: Susie Hopkins; Anna Hopkins
   
10-14 Kennedy Family
  includes: Robert Cobb Kennedy (negative); Cliff Kennedy and family; Mrs. Cliff Kennedy; Al Kennedy; Evelyn Kennedy
   
11-01 Friends: Skelton Family (Montreal)
  includes (either individual or in some combination): Frank Skelton; Frances Skelton; Miller Skelton; Bernice Skelton; Walter Edward Skelton; Neil Skelton
11-02 Friends (1880s-1930s)
  Nathan Asch; Robert Cook; A. D. Evans; Esmond George (and family members)
  Julie Hubbell; W. A. Kelsey, Mr. and Mrs. (former Susie Robins); Adelaide Lovenskjold; Grace McCrary and Dr. F. C. Stewart; Mrs. Mivart; Milton, Louisiana - students; D. D. Peden; Thomas B. Southgate; Mrs. E. L. Stephens and Beverley
  Charles W. Strick: with John Graham Davidson; Wilson Taylor: and mother
  B. B. Thomas, Mr. and Mrs. Uhlig, Julia Russell Robinson; Whitley, Sam (Dr.)
   
11-03 Unknown
   
11-04 Places
  family: The Cottage, N. Sterling Avenue; Clegg residence in Montreal; Givens family homes in Kentucky; Delmas Givens residence in Corpus Christi; Givens family homes in Texas (negatives); Lafayette: Methodist Church; Dr. Mudd's house on Sterling Street; (St. John Live Oak)
  Charleston, South Carolina; Georgetown, DC
  Texas - Texas A & M football game
  other
   
11-05 Miscellaneous
  Grace and Fletcher Stewart in Far East, mainly Philippines
11-06 Miscellaneous
  includes: post card folders of Niagara Falls and Key West; St. Mary Parish Court House, Franklin, Louisiana; dog (Daniel Tippins Robinson, 1873); parade in Montreal
   
  See Collection 27, David R. Williams Papers
  for similar photographs of friends and some family members
   
   
E. Artifacts
   
11-07 Handkerchiefs with tatting
  one with names
   
   
Oversize
   
[B. Documents]
   
Map Case 24-07
  Map of Starr County, Texas showing location of Givens family land
  Plat of Givens property between Sterling and Moss Streets, 1953
  Plat of Eliza Cobb Hopkins property on South Pierce Street, Lafayette, 1958
  Certificates: John S. Givens (d. 1887); Thomas E. Givens; Louise G. Clegg; John S. Givens (d. 1936)
  Givens family genealogy
   
   
 
 
 
 
 

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