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Card, E. M. (Card, Edward Melvin)



  • Existence: b. 1882?


E. M. (Edward Melvin) Card was probably born in North Fort Worth, Tarrant County in 1882. He moved to Hidalgo County in 1908 and worked as a civil engineer for Hidalgo County and the city of McAllen. His wife's name was Birdie B. Card.

Poll tax receipts and brief history of civil engineering in McAllen, Texas

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

E. M. (Edward Melvin) Card Collection

 Collection — 206
Identifier: ELIBR-0206
Scope and Contents

Includes poll tax receipts Tarrant County, 1907, and Hidalgo County 1908-1939 for E. M. Card, wife Birdie B. Card, and Michael Card (age 22 in 1939). Also includes brief history of the development of roads, irrigation systems, and other civil engineering projects of the City of McAllen from 1916 to 1951 written by E. M. Card.

Dates: 1907 - 1961