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Gay Family Papers, 1951-1975

By Trent Shotwell

Collection Overview

Title: Gay Family Papers, 1951-1975

Extent: 1.0 Folders

Arrangement: The collection consists of documents and correspondence on the Gay family.  The documents and correspondence are arranged in the order previously assigned to them.  The collection is located in SHSU Special Collections Single Item Collections Archival Box.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Gay Family Papers (1951-1975; one legal folder) include biographical information on Mary L. Gay, who was an early teacher in Huntsville, Texas.  The collection also contains the Gay Family Tree, correspondence from Salome Gay Long, and documents on Southern Genealogy.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions:

The materials represented in this finding aid have been made available for research, teaching and private use. For these purposes, you may reproduce (print, make photocopies, or download) these items without prior permission on the condition that you provide proper attribution of the source in all copies.

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Preferred Citation: Gay Family Papers. Thomason Special Collections, Newton Gresham Library, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.


Box and Folder Listing

Item 2014.s024: Gay Family Papers, 1951-1975; no dateAdd to your cart.
Includes a biography and obituary on Mary L. Gay, the Gay family tree, a poem by Gertrude Gay, copied newspaper article on Southern genealogy, and correspondence from Salome Gay Long.