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Wagner, Henry R. (Henry Raup), 1862-1957

 Person

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Jean Louis Berlandier papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-300
Abstract: The papers consist of diaries and accounts written or collected by Jean Louis Berlandier, including works by Rafael Chovell, Manuel de Mier y Teran, José Francisco Ruiz, Stephen F. Austin, Juan Pedro Walker and others. The papers include maps, letters, diaries, histories, and government documents containing geographical, ethnographic, and historical information about the Mexican Republic, particularly the region between the Sabine River and Sierra Madre, with extensive coverage of the areas...
Dates: 1745-1860, bulk 1815-1850

Garvan-Sheldon collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 232
Abstract:

Miscellaneous letters related to big game hunting, a photograph album of early contributors to Forest and Stream (with a letter from George Bird Grinnell identifying the photographs), diaries, miscellaneous writings and memorabilia all related to travel or hunting. The letters were removed from books in a library collected by Charles Sheldon and presented to Yale University by Francis P. Garvan in 1929.

Dates: 1796-1943

Thomas W. Streeter papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-1312
Abstract:

The papers contain Streeter's research notes, drafts, and proofs for his three volume Bibliography of Texas.

Dates: 1861-1980, bulk 1927-1959

Henry Raup Wagner collection of Louisiana manuscripts

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-343
Abstract:

Documents created in the Louisiana Province relating to debts and land grants or deeds, and government documents relating to boundaries and political relations with the United States, livestock regulations, and roads and bridges.

Dates: 1792-1827

Henry Raup Wagner collection of Philip Nolan papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-344
Abstract:

The Philip Nolan papers document his expeditions from Louisiana into Texas in the years 1791-1801 and the reaction of the Spanish governors of Texas and Nuevo Santander, including the trial of Nolan's men by the Spanish.

Dates: 1797-1808

Henry Raup Wagner collection of Texas and Coahuila land grants

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-341
Abstract:

Petitions for land grants in Coahuila and Texas and supporting documentation.

Dates: 1829-1831

Henry Raup Wagner collection of Texas manuscripts

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-339
Abstract:

Letters, including several from or pertaining to Stephen F. Austin, official correspondence and documents, degrees, "expedientes" and reports, recording the history and development of Mexico's northeastern frontier from 1707-1847. Most of the collection concerns Texas, but there are also documents concerning Louisiana and New Mexico.

Dates: 1707-1847

Henry Raup Wagner papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-1299
Abstract:

The papers consist of correspondence with scholars and members of the rare book world, notes and drafts related to Henry Wagner's published works, and other papers related to Wagner's research.

Dates: 1917-1962, bulk 1930-1952