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    Dr. John W. Freese Collection

    Cover of Diaries of Simon W. Freese

    Pictured: Cover of Diaries of Simon W. Freese, Volume One, 1922-1943

    Summary: This collection consists of nine books relating to Simon W. Freese, local Fort Worth civil/environmental engineer and partner of the firm Hawley, Freese, and Nichols. Three of these volumes are typed copies of Simon W. Freese's business and personal diaries dating from 1922-1987. Two of the books are water supply reports for Fort Worth and Tarrant County, completed by Freese and Nichols, Consulting Engineers. The book A Century in the Works: 100 Years of Progess in Civil and Environmental Engineering, was co-authored by Simon W. Freese. One book and its supplement, co-authored by Simon W. Freese's wife, Eunice Brooks Freese, contains genealogy research of her relatives. The last book is The Swenson Saga and the SMS Ranches, written by Mary Whatley Clarke.

    Books

    • A Century in the Works: 100 Years of Progress in Civil and Environmental Engineering, by Simon W. Freese and D. L. Sizemore, undated
    • Diaries of Simon W. Freese 1922-1987, Volume I: 1922-1943, undated
    • Diaries of Simon W. Freese 1922-1987, Volume II: 1944-1965, undated
    • Diaries of Simon W. Freese 1922-1987, Volume III: 1966-1987, undated
    • Report on Water Supply for Fort Worth and Tarrant County, Volume I, by Freese and Nichols, Consulting Engineers, May 1957
    • Report on Water Supply for Fort Worth and Tarrant County, Volume II: Appendices, by Freese and Nichols, Consulting Engineers, May 1957
    • The Swenson Saga and the SMS Ranches, by Mary Whatley Clarke, 1976
    • William Rose of Surry County, Virginia: Some of His Descendants and Related Families, compiled by Eunice Brooks Freese, edited by Katherine Blackwell Elliott, 1976
    • William Rose of Surry County, Virginia: Supplement to Revised Edition 1981, compiled by Eunice Brooks Freese, edited by Katherine Blackwell Elliott, (circa 1982 or 1983)

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