Barney B. Holland Jr. Collection

Barney B. Holland Jr. holds pictures of his grandfather Barney R. Holland, left, and his father Barney B. Holland.

Summary: Donor gave items relating to family history as well as maps. Barney R. Holland was president of his own oil company and a member of the First National Bank Board of Directors.

Biographical

  • Holland Family
    • Engagement and wedding newspaper accounts of Priscilla Bradford and Barney B. Holland
    • Navy submarine experiences of Lt. Barney Holland aboard the USS Kraken, 1944-1945, newspaper account
    • Machine copy photos of Priscilla B. Holland on her honeymoon
    • Three book reviews of Gay as a Grig by Ellen Bowie Holland. Reviews by J. Frank
       Dobie, Claire Eyrich, and John Graves
    • Newspaper accounts of autograph parties honoring Mrs. Ellen Bowie Holland in
      Weatherford, FWS-T, 10-29-1963, by Mary Sears
    • Photograph, machine copy, of Barney B. Holland and 2 others by plane
    • Obituary notices for Barney R. Holland, age 69. May 1958
    • Correspondence between Claude M. Maer Jr. and Barney B. Holland Jr., includes newspaper clipping showing Maer's mother holding a hunting horn
Businesses
  • William Cameron (Lumber) and Co.
    • Machine copy of A History of Wm Cameron and Company with a Biographical Sketch of Wm Cameron and Others, by R. J. Tolson, published c. March 1925
Correspondence
  • From Dr. Arvel R. Ponton M.D. to David Chappell, July 29, 1988, machine copy
Maps
  • Occupancy Map of Retail Business Section, Fort Worth, April 1, 1947. H. H. Morse. Map shows occupants from Belknap Street south to Tenth Street; Lamar Street east to Jones Street. Machine copy of original
  • Tarrant County, Texas. Continental Oil Company, Engineering Dept. Ponca City, Oklahoma. October 1927. T-220. Submitted by W. M. Laynes. Approved by H. A. Miles. Machine copy of original
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