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    Fort Worth Boat Club McGown Family Collection

    Fort Worth Boat Club McGown Family Collection, 1849-2017

    Group of boats

    Pictured: Group of boats, undated

    Fort Worth Boat Club McGown Family Collection

    The documents in this collection come mostly from George Q. McGown Jr., his son Grey McGown and grandson George Quentin McGown IV, who were also active in the Fort Worth Boat Club (FWBC). In addition to donors from the McGown Family – G. Quentin McGown IV, Grey McGown, and Laura McGown -- other past and present members of the FWBC have added to the collection, including Karen Duay Smith, the first woman Commodore, and Edwin Johnston Youngblood, who served as Racing Fleet Captain for a number of years.

    The Fort Worth Boat Club McGown Family Collection, 1849-2015, spans 37 boxes and 25.63 linear feet.

    Preferred Citation

    Fort Worth Boat Club McGown Family Collection, Box Number, Folder Number, Tarrant County Archives