The Arvin William Turner Collection
Identifier: MS 176
Scope and Contents
Series 1 contains newspaper clippings, photocopies from books, and written notes pertaining to Mr. Turner's research into Major General William Jenkins Worth, Edward H. Tarrant and Lyndon B. Johnson. Series 2 are correspondences with Lyndon B. Johnson from 1933-1967. Also included in the collections a books, correspondences with Jim Wright and Mr. Turner's personal history.
- Majority of material found in 1970-1995
Conditions Governing Use
The collection is open for research.
Biographical / Historical
Arvin William Turner, born 10/16/1927 and died 07/30/1992, was a scholar who's particular interests included Major General William Jenkins Worth and the history of Fort Worth, Texas.
.75 Linear feet
Language of Materials
Arranged in two series: Correspondences with Lyndon B. Johnson and Research Papers.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The materials were donated by Mr. Bill Turner in 1983.
- The Guide To The Arvin William Turner Collection
- Kerri Menchaca
- March 2016
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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