Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 21 - 30 of 211

Edgar Scudder Hamilton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS122
Collection Scope and Content Summary The papers contain primarily personal correspondence from Edgar to his family, expressing the concerns, aspirations, and lifestyle of a struggling portrait artist. There are also some photographs of Hamilton and other family members, also photographs and photocopies of art works by Hamilton. Also there is a biographical sketch of Hamilton, excerpted from a family history, a San Antonio newspaper clipping, and one article concerning the Paris prize won by Hamilton. The papers were donated in...
Dates: 1815-1978

Edith Deen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 191
Scope and Contents The books have been absorbed into Special Collections. This collection contains Collector's edition postage stamps, coins, correspondence, magazines and news clippings.
Dates: 1957-1982

Edwin Lee Stiles papers, 1836-2000 (inclusive), 1900-2000 (bulk).

 Collection
Identifier: MS 102
Overview

The papers document the lives and careers of various members of the Clark family.  The papers in the first two boxes consist of materials related to the history of TCU, including letters, reminiscences, photographs, programs, and news clippings.  The papers also include genealogical research and other general material.

Dates: 1836-2000

Edwin T. Cornelius Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 112
Content Description Audiovisual language programs, scripts, correspondence, business files, research material, books, and artifacts document the life and work of English as a Second Language educator Edwin T. Cornelius from 1940-2012. Cornelius was a TCU grad and linguist who developed and wrote numerous ESL courses for Greek, Korean, Japanese, and Chinese audiences.
Dates: 1940-2012

Ellis Amburn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 12
Scope and Contents The papers document Ellis Amburn’s career in the publishing industry and as a biographer. The papers are arranged into two series, titled Subject Files and Writings. Series I includes correspondence, press clippings, photographs, and promotional materials related to Amburn’s career. Series II is comprised of manuscripts of Amburn’s published works. Although a majority of the materials in the collection focus on Amburn’s career and his biographical works, there is a small amount of personal...
Dates: 1916-2005 (inclusive), 1973-2000 (bulk)

Ernest M. Ligon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS137
Overview

This collection contains correspondence, diaries, record books, manuscript drafts, photographs, and scrapbooks. The bulk of the papers are dedicated to the Character Research Project founded by Ligon. There is also extensive correspondence between Ligon and Eli Lilly, who supported his research.

Dates: 1910-1980; Majority of material found in 1910-1980 inclusive, 1923-1975

Ernie Pyle Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MS 141
Scope and Contents

Typed manuscript of a series of war stories published in 1943 and 1944 titled Brave Men. The manuscript has annotations and corrections made by an unknown editor. A catalogued copy of Brave Men is also available in the TCU circulating collection.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 118
Scope and Contents The papers are arranged in four series: Business/Government, Community Betterment, Economic Development, and Organizational Relations. The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Papers includes correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and publications related to the growth, history, and economic development of Fort Worth. There is notably a large section on aviation with the development of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Also, a large part of this collection includes air service cases...
Dates: 1873-1982 (inclusive); 1955-1968 (bulk)

George T. Abell Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 165
Scope and Contents This cartographic collection was the gift of the estate of the late Midland oilman, George T. Abell. Mr Abell was interested travel, geography, the geology of the petroleum industry, and the history of the Southwest and the maps reflect these as well as other subjects. The collection contains over a hundred maps which range in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Notably, the collection also contains a 1573 copy of Abraham Ortelius's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, considered by some as...
Dates: 1550-1840

Grace Halsell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 6
Overview The papers document the life and career of Grace Halsell. The papers consist of materials related to Halsell’s published and unpublished works, as well as personal correspondence and research material. Halsell’s writings and research material provide insight into racial and sexual relations during the 1960s and 1970s.
Dates: 1876-2001 (inclusive); Majority of material found in 1960-2000

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library 210
Van Cliburn Collection 1
 
Subject
Texas Christian University -- History 26
Correspondence 17
Photographs 16
Texas Christian University -- Faculty 16
Clippings (information artifacts) 10
∨ more
Texas Christian University -- Administration 9
Printed ephemera 8
Texas Christian University -- Alumni and Alumnae 8
Disciples of Christ -- Texas 7
Minutes 7
English -- Study and teaching 5
Notes 5
Programs (documents) 5
Texas Christian University -- English department 5
Fort Worth Star-Telegram 4
Scrapbooks 4
Texas -- Fort Worth -- Greek Letter societies 4
Texas Christian University -- School of Music 4
Texas Christian University -- Sports 4
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 4
College presidents 3
Disciples of Christ -- Clergy -- Texas 3
Poetry Society of Texas 3
Posters 3
Ranching -- Texas 3
Texas -- Fort Worth -- City promotion 3
Texas -- Fort Worth -- College students 3
Texas Christian University -- Planning 3
Texas Christian University -- Students 3
Texas Christian University -- Students -- Societies 3
Women college students -- Texas -- Fort Worth 3
Women college teachers 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Journalists 3
Administrative records 2
American poetry -- 20th century 2
Authors and publishers 2
Bakeries -- Texas -- Fort Worth 2
Bakers -- Texas -- Fort Worth 2
Cattle -- Texas 2
Cattle trade -- Texas 2
Chemistry -- Study and teaching 2
Choral conductors -- Texas -- Fort Worth 2
Civil rights movements -- Texas 2
College administrators 2
College teachers -- Texas -- Fort Worth 2
Composers -- United States 2
Diaries/journals 2
Family-owned business -- Texas 2
Financial records 2
Fort Worth -- History 2
Fort Worth Civic Opera 2
Harris College of Nursing (Texas Christian University) -- History 2
History - Texas 2
Journalists -- Texas 2
Memorabilia 2
Music -- Study and Teaching (Higher) -- Texas -- Fort Worth 2
Performing arts -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- History -- 20th century 2
Playbills 2
Poetry 2
Poets -- American -- 20th century 2
Poets laureate -- Texas 2
Poets, American -- Texas 2
Prisoners of war 2
Promotional Materials 2
Psychiatry Research 2
Sound disc 2
Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show 2
Texas -- Fort Worth -- Business enterprises 2
Texas -- Fort Worth -- Economic development 2
Texas -- Historic buildings 2
Texas Christian University - Chancellors 2
Texas Christian University - Financial Records 2
Texas Christian University -- Chemistry department 2
Texas Christian University -- History Dept. 2
Texas Christian University Athletic Council 2
Texas Christian University Religion Dept. 2
Theaters -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- History -- 20th century 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories 2
Video tapes 2
Videotapes 2
Women authors -- American 2
Women journalists -- United States 2
Women poets -- American 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Correspondents 2
choral music 2
16 mm film 1
20th century -- Christian Zionism -- History of doctrines 1
AddRan College -- Texas -- Thorp Spring 1
Advice columnists -- United States 1
Africa, North -- Description and travel 1
Aircraft industry 1
American wit and humor, Pictorial. 1
Art 1
Artist-in-residence programs -- Texas -- Fort Worth 1
Artists -- Texas 1
Audiocassettes 1
Audiovisual 1
Baleen Press 1
Ballet 1
Bataan Death March, Philippines, 1942 1
∧ less
 
Names
Texas Christian University 13
Alcon 12
Lee, Rebecca Smith, 3
TCU Alumni Association 3
Waits, Edward McShane 3
∨ more
Baird Family 2
Baird, Ninnie (Ninia Lilla) 2
Baird, Vernon 2
Clark, Joseph Lynn 2
Clark, Randolph 2
Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport 2
Disciples of Christ (Clergy.) 2
Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce 2
Hardt, Henry B. (Henry Benjamin) 2
Krochmal, Max 2
Sherley, Lorraine 2
TCU Women Exes 2
Texas Christian University. Honors Program 2
Williams, Mary Elizabeth Waits Scott 2
Abell, George Thomas, 1900-1975 1
Academie Julian 1
Allen, Ernest, Jr. 1
Alpha Chi. Texas Christian University 1
Alpha Phi Omega. Gamma Kappa Chapter. Texas Christian University 1
Amburn, Ellis 1
American Library Association. 1
American Airlines 1
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art 1
Amon G. Carter Foundation 1
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782 1
Aviation Corporation 1
Barney, William D. 1
Bell Family 1
Bell, Edward Andre, Jr. 1
Bell, Richard 1
Benedicti, Hieronymus, 1756-1809 1
Bentley, H. L. (Henry Lewis) 1
Blaeu, Willem, 1571-1638 1
Bolen, Bob 1
Boller, Paul F., Ph.D. 1
Boschini, Victor 1
Bright, George 1
Brite Divinity School 1
Brite Divinity School. Jewish Studies Program 1
Bryson Club 1
Bryson, Walter Buxton 1
Buchanan, William "Roy" 1
Buck, Raymond E. 1
Burns, Paulette 1
Campbell, Janet 1
Cantrell, Gregg 1
Carr, Wendell Robert 1
Carter, Amon G. (Amon Giles) 1
Carter, Amon G., Jr. 1
Carter, Minnie Meachum 1
Christy, Howard Chandler 1
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 1
Civil Aeronautics Board. United States 1
Clabe Burnette Family 1
Clark Family 1
Clark, Mack "Poss" 1
Clark, Tony 1
Clouser, James 1
Clynch, Marva 1
Cochran, Jerry Bywaters 1
Cockrell, Dura B. 1
Cockrell, E.R. 1
Coffin , Haskell (William Haskell) 1
Colton, Joseph Hutchins, 1800-1893 1
Connally, Tom 1
Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation 1
Cornelius, Edwin T. 1
Cox, Frank 1
Crane, Mamie Douthit 1
Danckerts, Justus 1
Davidson, Jerome 1
Deakins, Katrine 1
Detroit Photographic Company 1
Dinkins, Paul 1
Elizabeth, Queen of England, I 1
Estes, Winston M. 1
Evans, Belle Burnette 1
Evans, John F. (Spade) 1
Farman, Irvin 1
Faro, Sue 1
Ferrari, Michael R. 1
Flagg, James Montgomery 1
Flowers, Ronald B. (Ronald Bruce), 1935- 1
Fort Worth Club 1
Fort Worth Opera Association 1
Foster, Henry A. 1
Freeman, June Hoffman 1
Friends of the TCU Library 1
Fries, Laurent (Lorenz) 1
General Motors Corporation 1
Glass, Philip 1
Goodrich Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 1
Grantham, Bob 1
Greater Southwest International Airport 1
Green, Smith Lowry 1
∧ less