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Donna Beth Shaw Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0342

Scope and Contents Note

This collection contains the research materials of Donna Beth Shaw as she prepared her book Mirabeau B. Lamar: A Texas Patriot and His Poems as well as her research on Frostown, Texas.

Dates

  • 1936-2009

Language

The collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Donna Beth Shaw Research Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.

Biographical Note

Donna Beth Shaw was an active member of the historical community for Houston and Texas. She graduated from the University of North Texas in 1965. A long-time genealogist and a member of the Texas State Historical Association, Ms. Shaw wrote the book, Mirabeau B. Lamar: A Texas Patriot and His Poems, which was self-published in 2011.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Acquisition Information

Donated by Donna Beth Shaw in 2012.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Donna Beth Shaw in 2014.

Processing Information

Processed by Emily Scott in February 2015.

Repository Details

Part of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center Repository

Contact:

The African American Library at the Gregory School
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
832-393-1440
HPL.Gregoryschool@houstontx.gov
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Houston Metropolitan Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002
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TXR.Reference@houstontx.gov
832-393-1662