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Ben Procter Papers

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Identifier: MS 151
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photographs, collected research, notes, manuscripts, interviews, book drafts, and lecture notes document the scholarly career of Dr. Ben Procter.  The material dates from 1840 through 2006 and covers Dr. Procter's major areas of scholarly interest, William Randolph Hearst, the Texas Rangers (law enforcement agency), and John H. Reagan, Postmaster General of the Confederate States of America.  Also part of the collection are class notes from Procter's time at Harvard University,...
Dates: 1840-2007

Cecil B. Williams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 18
Collection Scope and Content Summary Correspondence, course material, office files, photographs, and writings document the life and career of TCU English professor Cecil Williams, between 1925 and 1972. The bulk of the material covers the years 1939-1959. The writings make up the majority of the collection and include drafts of stories and articles published by Williams.

Most of the papers document his career before arriving at Texas Christian University.
Dates: 1925-1972; Majority of material found in 1939-1959

Dr. and Mrs. E.R. Cockrell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 164
Scope and Contents The papers include correspondence, ephemera, photographs, obituary program of E.R. Cockrell, and scrapbook of Dura Cockrell, consisting of news clippings.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1924-1940; 1912; 1975

Geoffrey Hobday Scrapbooks and Photographs

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Identifier: MS 127
Scope and Contents The collection is divided into two series: I. Scrapbooks 1934-1961; II. Photographs 1950- 1960. The first series, Scrapbooks, 1934-1961 includes three scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, magazines, playbills, programs, pictures, and letters related to his career as a conductor. The first scrapbook [large one] chronicles his life’s work from 1934 to 1957 and focuses on Hobday’s performances in Great Britain, France, and Italy. One-third of the first scrapbook concerns his time in Fort Worth and...
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

James Standifer Papers

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Identifier: MS 20
Summary The papers mostly consist of his instruction in both physical education, safety in schools, and driver’s education from 1957 through 1978. These are correspondence, curriculum, student records, and speeches and lectures given on these subjects. He also has records from working with the Texas Driver and Traffic Safety Education Association and the Texas Safety Association. The papers are divided into three series: Driver’s Education, Physical Education, and Subject Files.
Dates: 1958-1978, Inclusive; 1962-1968, Bulk

Lili Kraus Collection

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Identifier: MS 128
Collection Scope and Content Summary The collection includes articles, newspaper clippings, and news releases related to her career. The collection also contains master class brochures, concert notices, and papers related to Kraus' teaching at TCU. The bulk of the material concerns the preparation for the 1983 gala TCU hosted in her honor and the production of the Lili Kraus video broadcast. Gala budget sheets, invitations, speeches, scripts, and publicity plans are all included. The broadcast information includes news articles,...
Dates: 1968-1986; Majority of material found in 1968-1986 inclusive, 1968-1983

Lorraine Sherley Papers, 1953-1979.

 Collection — Box: 1-6
Identifier: MS 9
Scope and Contents The papers range from 1953 through 1979 and document Sherley's research and teaching interests.  The papers include correspondence, lecture materials, and research materials.  The vast majority of the correspondence relates to Sherley's research on Queen Elizabeth I and was written circa 1954, when Sherley lived in England. Approximately half of the collection is made up of research materials for Sherley's doctoral thesis on portraits of Queen Elizabeth. The other half of the...
Dates: 1953-1979

Mabel Major papers, 1823-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1970 (bulk).

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Identifier: MS 3
Collection Scope and Content Summary The papers document the writing and teaching career of Mabel Major. The papers consist of Major's published and unpublished writings as well as correspondence, research material, and course material. Included in the papers is correspondence regarding and drafts of Southwest Heritage: A Literary History with Bibliography, which Major co-authored with Rebecca W. Smith and T.M. Pearce. Further research material about poet and playwright Frank J. Desprez and...
Dates: 1823-1974

Marguerite Potter Papers

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Identifier: 130

Max Krochmal Blue Texas Oral History Collection 2017-012

 Collection
Identifier: MS 198
Content Description Approximately 275 digital oral history files in MP3 and WAV format, 85 tape logs/transcripts in MS Word format, and one hanging file folder containing interview agreements, printed transcripts, printed material about civil rights and labor leaders, and other research material used by Max Krochmal in research for his book Blue Texas: The Making of a Multiracial Democratic Coalition in the Civil Rights Era (Justice, Power, and Politics) published in 2016.
Dates: 2009-2012