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dc.descriptionGeorge Morgan Slaughter was the eldest son of C. C. Slaughter and C. C.'s first wife, Cynthia Ann Jowell. Born in Palo Pinto, Texas, on November 2, 1862, George received formal training in Texas schools and at the Virginia Military Institute. Later he served in the Spanish-American War. He married Alice Louise Donohoo (Allie D.) and together they had three children. Managing ranches for his father in West Texas and New Mexico, George became a prominent cattle breeder and was elected president of the Panhandle Cattle Raisers Association in 1910. He moved to Roswell, New Mexico, in 1900 and served as president of the American National Bank. On July 15, 1915, George passed away and was buried in Roswell.
dc.descriptionThe Handbook of Texas has published a more in-depth online biography of George Morgan Slaughter at
dc.descriptionThe collection contains correspondence, news clippings, biographical information, genealogical data, poetry, and essays. The majority of the correspondence is between George Morgan and his father, Colonel C. C. Slaughter.
dc.descriptionBox 2, Folder 11
dc.format.extent176 pdf pages
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or email
dc.subjectHandley, W. B.en_US
dc.subjectSlaughter, C. C. (Christopher Columbus), 1837-1919en_US
dc.subjectSlaughter, George Morganen_US
dc.subjectC. C. Slaughter Cattle Companyen_US
dc.subjectCastro County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectCochran County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectGrayson County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectHockley County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectHoward County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectLamb County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectLevelland (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectPalo Pinto County (Tex.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectRoswell (N.M.)--Historyen_US
dc.subjectSlaughter Ranch (Tex.)en_US
dc.subjectCattle breeders--Texas--Historyen_US
dc.subjectCattle trade--Texas--Historyen_US
dc.subjectOil well drilling--Texas, Westen_US
dc.subjectPetroleum industry and tradeen_US
dc.titleFolder 11, Texas Bankers Record, Proceedings of Fort Worth Convention, 1914.en_US

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