Manuscript Vertical Files 

Collection Number: MVF 20-07

Accession Number: 0607-80

Item(s): History of the Walter Green and Nancy Dilworth Green family.


Donor: Gloria Agyemang

Date Received: March 20, 2007 

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives,
Irving Public Library.


     The file contains a spiral-bound booklet containing a brief history of the Walter and Nancy Green family. Jim Green was the first African-American landowner in the Bear Creek community. During the era of segregation, Bear Creek was an African-American community in western Dallas County. The area was annexed by the city of Irving in 1969. The booklet contains census records, marriage records, a family tree, and photos relating to the Green family.