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T.E. Tomlinson Papers

Identifier: RU 54

Scope and Contents

The papers contain mostly correspondence of T.E. Tomlinson and mostly regarding the move from Waco to Fort Worth, after the fire in 1910. Also including is Board of Trustees by laws, finances, ephemera, news clippings, etc.


  • 1902-1913

Conditions Governing Use

The records are is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

T.E. Tomlinson, was president of the Texas Christian University Board of Trustees from 1909 until 1917.He served during the tumultuous years after the fire in Waco moved TCU back to its original home in Fort Worth. Tomlinson Hall is named for the T.E. Tomlinson family.


2 Linear feet

Language of Materials



The papers are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Physical Location

Vault: DC3

Immediate Source of Acquisition

A portion of the correspondence of Chalmers McPerson was donated by Colby D. Hall in July, 1950. Unsure where the other materials came from.
Guide to the Records of T.E. Tomlinson Papers
Lisa Pena
July, 2016
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

TCU Box 298400
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
Fort Worth Texas 76129
(817) 257-4566
(817) 257-7282 (Fax)