Summary: Donor, a member of the Tarrant County Historical Commission, gave books, newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence and presentations, related to Tarrant County history. Included within the collection are materials relating to donor's father-in-law Albert E. Gebert, a member of the 33rd U.S. Volunteer Infantry or "the Texas Regiment" which served during the Phillipine-American War (1898-1902). Gebert was a member of the Gilmore Expedition in the Phillipines which was ordered to rescue Lieutenant Gilmore and 24 American soldiers. Donor has given portions of Gebert's military collection to the U. S. Army Military History Institute at Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Many items in the collection relate to marker dedications throughout the county.
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