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Only collections with inventories are listed in alphabetical order. This represents about half of the material in the archives. Please contact the History Center regarding other materials available.

Maas, Samuel Papers, 1800-1897; 48-0007 thru 48-0010. 4 items.
Charter party agreements for schooner Alert, inventory for the estate of Robert Lambert, receipt and shipping voucher for goods.

Mayer, Henry C. Papers, 1871-1926; 98-0023. 1 box.
Constitutions and by-laws for various organizations to which Henry C. Mayer belonged.

McClellan, W. B. Slave Deed, 186-; 38-0001. 1 item.

McCoy, F. E. Papers, 1844-1867; 41-0002 thru 41-0005. 15 items.
Correspondence and receipts concerning yellow fever, treatment of African-Americans and religious conditions.

McCrea, Susan E. Letter, ca. 1880; 31-1165. 12 pages.
Account of early days in Texas and troubles with the Indians in Lampasas County, Texas.

McCullough-Trueheart-Williams Papers, 1871-1975; 98-0025. 10 inches.
Miscellaneous grouping of family papers with genealogical materials, organizational information and correspondence. Major topics include World War I, Civil War and New Orleans Exposition of 1885.

McCullough, William Wallace Papers, 1911-1961; 75-0016. 1 inch.
Employment of McCullough on board U.S. Army Engineer dredges along the Texas Gulf Coast and research concerning the third expedition of Captain John Pope to the Llano Estacado, 1857-1859. Includes photographs, correspondence and postcards

McCutchan, Joseph D. Diary, 1842-1844; 72-0102 and 72-0103. 2 volumes.
Diary kept by McCutchan while a prisoner in the castle of San Carlos de Perote in Mexico.

McKinney & Brown Records (Jacksonville, Texas), 1873-1882; 85-0021b. 4 file folders.
Correspondence and receipts for business.

McMichael, David B. Papers, 1964; 75-0014. 2½ inches.
Letters, newspaper clippings and photographs collected by Captain of the N.S. Savannah during her first trans-Atlantic crossing.

Mallory Steamship Lines Collection, 1896-1933; 83-0066. 2 inches.
Time schedules and other ephemera.

Mann and Baker Records, 1870-1883; 79-0024. 5 inches.
Attorneys active in Galveston records. Include memoranda books, docket books, manuscript notes and a printed brief.

Mann-Gresham-Lockhart Family Papers, 1841-1932; 93-0016. 1 box.
Early land patents, wills, estate information and genealogical material.

Marburger, Marie Papers, 1916-1969; 79-0020. 2½ inches.
Rosenberg Library employee, papers consist of correspondence, annual reports and programs.

Marburger Family Scrapbook, 1906-1935; 94-0007. 1 item oversize.
Genealogy, architectural drawings, portrait photographs, photographs of family residences and Ball High School 1914 Class portrait.

Mardi Gras Materials, 1867-1966; 66-0042. 7 ½ inches.
Programs, invitations and clippings.

Martin, Mike Papers, 1990-1994; 95-0004. 17 feet.
Member of the Texas State Legislature from 1991-1994, papers include his files from his time in office.

Mattei Family Papers, 1889-1981; 83-0043. 7 ½ inches.
Scrapbooks and estate records including inventory of the Mattei house/antique shop.

Mattei Family Papers, 1912-1977; 98-0013. 5 boxes + oversize.
Collection includes legal papers, receipts from the antique business and correspondence for Frances A. Mattei and her son Marion Mattei.

Maurer, Joseph M. Papers, 1911-1953; 74-0009. 1 inch.
Programs, pamphlets, by-laws, code of ethics and a photograph relating to the Professional Photographers Association of Galveston and the Professional Photographers Association of Texas.

Mayor of Galveston Letters, 1900-1901; 68-0143 thru 68-0147. 5 items.
Letters to the mayor and ward bosses of Galveston concerning effects of the hurricane of 1900.

Mellen School of Dance Records, 1918-1984; 95-0012. 20 inches.
Newspaper clippings, project files and correspondence concerning Mardi Gras and Oleander Fete. Also includes recital programs and other performances by Miss Mellen or her students.

Mellon, Sam W. Journal, 1853; 28-0155. 1 volume.
Journal and memorandum book kept during an 800 mile round trip by horseback from Jasper, Texas through northeast Texas.

Menard, Michael Branamour Land Grant, 1838; 76-0024. 1 page.
Grant of land by the Republic of Texas on east end of Galveston Island to Menard. Signed by Sam Houston, President.

Menard, Pierre J. Receipt, 1816; 04-0021. 1 page.
Receipt for deerskins.

Mental Health Association in Galveston County Records, 1950-1987; 88-0005. 6 boxes + oversize.
Correspondence, by-laws, reports, minutes, financial records, project files, photographs, etc.

Merchants, Galveston Collection, 1860-1861; 23-4933 thru 23-4970. 37 items.
Receipts from various businesses in Galveston.

Merchants’ Mutual Insurance Company Records, 1870-1871; 94-0005. 1 inch.
Company by-laws and company certificate.

Merrymakers Dance Band Sheet Music, 1912-1968; 94-0013. 2 feet.
Sheet music including scores performed by the Merrymakers Dance Band. Inclusive dates are the copyright dates of the sheet music.

Meyer Family Papers, 1839-1840; 60-0002. 17 items.
Birth certificate, agreement, letter, and bills and receipts.

Mier Expedition Prisoners List, 1844; 50-0415. 20 leaves.
List of Mier prisoners up to September 13, 1844 compiled by Henry Journey (from Grover Papers).

Mills, Ballinger. Texas Heroes Monument Commission Papers, 1987-1991; 94-0020. 15 inches.
Mills served as chair of the Texas Heroes Monument Commission. Files include research, correspondence, minutes, contracts and agreements, reports, and news clippings concerning the 1991 San Jacinto Day rededication ceremony.

Minot Family Papers, 1869-1967; 76-0016. 1 box.
Miscellaneous collection of correspondence, receipts, photographs, clippings and other printed material.

Monagan, Thomas L. Papers, 1900, 1925; 28-0175-28-0219. 1 box.
1900 Storm passes, biographical information, correspondence.

Moody, William Lewis Papers, 1881-1895; 70-0200 thru 70-0418. 230 items.
Correspondence, memoranda, reports, telegrams, press releases, map, circulars, speech, resolutions, contracts and clippings. Papers document the activities mainly of the Galveston Deep Water Committee, of which Moody was chair for a while.

Moore, Hugh B. Papers, 1897-1950; 78-0022. 7 ½ inches.
President of Texas City Terminal Railway Co. and General Superintendent of Director of Army Transport Service in France during World War I.

Moore, Robert M. Papers, 1989-1992; 94-0003. 7 ½ inches.
Legal case files concerning environmentalists against Mitchell Energy and Development Corporation to preserve Eckert's Bayou on Galveston Island from development.

Morgan Family Papers, 1813-1955; 83-0057. 12 ½ feet.
Personal and business records of Jean Scrimgeour and George Dickinson Morgan and their son William Manning Morgan.

Morgan, James Papers, 1809-1881; 31-0001. 1095 items.
Papers relate to Morgan's military service and business activities.

Morgan, Leon A. Papers, 1954-1981; 81-0007. 17 ½ inches.
Records of Morgan's work as a school administrator and his involvement with various community groups.

Morgan, Leon A. Papers, 1954-1978; 83-0049. 8 feet.
Records of Morgan's work as a school administrator and his involvement with various community groups.

Morris, Suzanne Papers, 1971-1981; 76-0022. 17 ½ inches.
Morris's correspondence and galley and proofs for her novel, Galveston.

Munn Family Papers, 1841-1944; 95-0014. 5 inches.
Biographical, correspondence, financia
l and legal papers for several members of the Munn family.

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