Manuscript Vertical Files 

Collection Number: MVF 25-12

Accession Number: 0809-16

Item(s): Biographical sketch of Carlton Nealy “Tex” Bohaning; and a photo of Mr. Bohaning and a photo of his wife Alberta Hoffmiester, c. 1942.

Donor: Fay Bohaning

Date Received: Nov. 4, 2008

Literary Rights Statement: 

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


     The file contains a brief biography of Carlton Bohaning (1909-1979). A native of Arkansas and a veteran of WWII, Mr. Bohaning opened Irving Glass Company in the late 1940s. He operated the company into the 1950s before moving to Kentucky. Also included in the file are a photo of Carlton Bohaning and a photo of his wife Alberta Hoffmiester Bohaning, c. 1942.