Category Archives: Mary “Kitty” Jacque Du Congé

Over the Generations: Documenting Waco's African-American Community through the Eyes of the Cobb Family

Sometimes a single family can tell a much larger story. Such is the case with our many collections from the Cobb family–they document over three generations of the African-American community in Waco. Explore 100 years’ worth of stories: Continue reading

Posted in African American History Month, African-American history, African-Americans, Baptist history, Farmers Improvement Society, Frances Cobb Todd, Historic Waco, Irene Cobb, Jules Bledsoe, Mary "Kitty" Jacque Du Congé, New Hope Baptist Church, Oscar "Doc" Norbert Du Congé, Robert L. Smith, Stephen Cobb, Texas Baptists, Vivienne Malone-Mayes, Waco | Leave a comment

Research Ready: October 2012

Each month, we post a processing update to notify our readers about the latest collections that have finding aids online and are primed for research. Here’s the scoop for October: Bolt Family Homestead and Legion Valley Indian Massacre Collection, 1985: … Continue reading

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