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African-American Research - Burnet County
  1. Miscellaneous information regarding several African-American individuals in Burnet County.   Names mentioned include Ben Shelby, Arthur Shelby, Dave Shelby, Sarah Shelby, Thos. Simpson, Ball Woods, William Smith, Denis Brown, Yance Hunter.
  2. Article from "San Antonio Herald" Vol XV, #144, p.2, entitled "Circumstantial Evidence".
  3. Individual family group sheets for:
    1.  Warren Conley and wife Dolores Ellison
    2. Tom Huff and wife Nolie Smith
    3. Albert Bradshaw and Becky Smith,
    4. Joseph Yett,
    5. James Williams and wife Catherine Yett,
    6. James Williams and wife Dolly Samuels,
    7. Lewis Yett and wife Lucy Farias,
    8. Joe Yett and wife Carrie Fish,
    9. Marian Yett and wife Ora Shelby,
    10. Thomas Hall and wife Sivile Yett,
    11. Ham Shelby and wife Alma Yett,
    12. Green Johnson and wife Dicie J. Yett,
    13. ? Moore and wife Amanda Johnson.
  4. Inventory of Colored Cemetery in Marble Falls.
  5. 1860 Census of Slave Inhabitants in Burnet County, Texas.
  6. Newspaper article entitled "Letter from Eyes of Blind Man Reveals More History" (Earl Moore).
  7. Colored marriages of Burnet County.  Newspaper, The Highlander, dated Feb 21, 1985, page 1 & 2, 13 & 14. 

Airy Mount - See Historical Homes and Buildings - Burnet County

Airport, Burnet
  1. American Statesman, 9 Dec 1945, "Burnet CC develops airport inside city limits."
Alamo

1. Austin-American Statesman December 3, 2004 “Sotheby’s to auction historic Alamo Documents”
2. Austin-American Statesman December 4, 2004 “Travis’ Alamo letter fetches almost $300,000 at auction”



Anniversaries

  1. Jr. and Nelda Harris’ 50th anniversary (married in Marble Falls June 19, 1954)
  2. Ernest and Audrey Newton married April 16, 1945 in Luton, England
  3. K.C. (Bill) and Juanita Hatfield celebrated 54th wedding anniv. in 2005
  4. Dan and Wilma Shipley announce 50th wedding anniversary on June 13, 2004
  5. O.J. and Carolyn Goodin celebrated 50th anniversary on July 28, 2004
  6. Fred and Cathy Felan of Bertram, celebrated 50th anniversary on May 21, 2010, married in Brownwood
  7. Lee and Joyce Pouncey celebrated 60th anniversary on 8 July 2010.
  8. Aaron B. and Venida Daughterty celebrated 60th anniversary on 21 July.
  9. R. V. and Irene Stone celebrated 78 years together. Married 14 Jan 1932. Daily Tribune  12 Feb 2010.
  10. R. V. and Irene Stone celebrated 78th wedding anniversary at Hamilton Creek Assisted Living Facility. Burnet Bulletin, 20 Jan 2010.
  11. R. V. and Irene Stone celebrated 80 years together, and both 102 years old. Married 14 Jan 1932. Highland Lakes Weekly, 27 Jan 2012.
  12. J.W. and Mildred Juby Williams celebrate 65th anniversary. Unknown date & unknown newspaper
  13. J. R. (Pete) and Agnes Crider celebrate 70th wedding anniversary. Make endowment to Marble Falls Independent School District for scholarships. 1-4 July 2011 The Highlander
  14. Jerry Harkey and Patsy Ruth Kilgo celebrate 50th wedding anniversary. Married 18 Jun 1960 at Herrin Baptist Church in San Saba, Burnet Bulletin 14 Jul 2010
  15. Barney Warwick & Marie Lanier celebrate 75th wedding anniversary, Lake Country Life 2 Dec 2008
  16. Joe Marvin White & Helen Louise Dixson 68th anniversary; Burnet Bulletin 9 July 2008
  17. Dardy & Patsy Campos celebrate 59th Wedding Anniversary, Burnet Bulletin 9 May 2007
  18. Bob and JoAnn Myers celebrate their 50th anniversary, married in Fort Worth; Burnet Bulletin 7 Dec 2011
  19. Dorothy and Leroy Metze of Burnet celebrate 70th wedding anniversary; Burnet Bulletin, 22 Feb 2012
  20. Harold and Bertha Dayton celebrate 60th anniversary (married 17 Dec 1950 at Bertram United Methodist Church). Burnet Bulletin, 8 Dec 2010.
  21. Steve and Carolyn Walker celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Married 7 Sep 1957 in The First Methodist Church in Paxton, Ill.
  22. Frank and Edna Wilson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on 24 Dec 2003. Married Christmas Eve, 1953 in Cuero, Texas. Burnet Bulletin 17 Dec 2003.
  23. Howard and Margaret Lange, 60th anniversary; The Highlander, 10 Apr 2012.
  24. J.W. and Mildred Williams 65th Wedding Anniversary, Burnet Bulletin 15 Aug 2007
  25. Leslie and Linda Cox 50th Wedding Anniversary, Burnet Bulletin 3 Oct 2012
  26. Raymond H and Zelda Duke Herrington 60th Wedding Anniversary. The Highlander 19-22 Oct 2012
  27. Garth and Nona Close 76th Wedding Anniversary Burnet Bulletin  24 Oct 2012
  28. Arvis and Joan Eaton 50th Wedding Anniversary. Burnet Bulletin 12 Sep 2012
  29. Robert and Billie Veach 50th Wedding Anniversary Burnet Bulletin  12 Dec 2012
  30. "Callaways celebrate 60th" The Highlander 17-20 May 2013
  31. "Patsy and Kelley Thomas celebrate 50th" Burnet Bulletin 6 Feb 2013
     
Art Sketches of Area: Granite Mountain, The Antlers Hotel, Glen Bible Home, Fort Croghan, Texas State Capitol, LBJ Ranch, Mason County Courthouse, Governor's Mansion, Old School Building (Llano)Administration Building Southwestern University, Austin Public Library

Artists:
Lake Country Life 4-10 Aug 2010, "Making a point with pen and paper, regarding pointillism artist Don E. Wilks

Austin Colony - "Old 300"


Brochure, The Old “300”, “The First Austin Colony” pamphlet.  976.64 Ref