Each month, we post an update to notify our readers about the latest archival collections to be processed and some highlights of our print material acquisitions. These resources are primed for research and are just a sampling of the many resources to be found at The Texas Collection!
February finding aids
By Paul Fisher, Processing Archivist
Rosemyrtle McLaughlin General Tire and Rubber Company photographic collection, 1957-1986, undated (#3968): Administrative files and photographs of the General Tire plant.
- Victor Marion Rose papers, 1805-1972, undated (#2885): Includes correspondence and records on Rose and Williamson family history.
- McGregor Plan records, 1936-1942 (#171): Consists of materials documenting the Baylor University Texas Collection’s participation in the McGregor Plan. The McGregor Plan assisted smaller libraries who lacked resources and access to book dealers in purchasing rare Americana to add to their holdings.
- BU records: Donald I. Moore, 1939-2003 (#BU/383): Correspondence from World War II, letters relating to Moore’s compositions and work as director of the Golden Wave Band at Baylor University, marching band diagrams, photographic materials, programs, and film of the band’s performances.
- Lily McIlroy Russell papers, 1897-1968 (#717): Contains collected materials, literary productions, photographs, and personal correspondence.
February print materials
By Amie Oliver, Librarian and Curator of Print Materials
here to view in BearCat!Click
here to view in BearCat!