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TCU Ledgers

Identifier: RU 057
Scope and Contents

The TCU Ledgers include various accounting information for AddRan Christian University, Texas Christianity Univeristy, and the Brite College of the Bible for the years 1901 until 1972. The bulk of the ledgers cover the years 1901-1940. The ledgers include information on tuition payments, student credits, bookstore accounting records, faculty and staff payrolls, financial campaign records, loans, building funds, departmental expenses, and insurance payments.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1901-1972

TCU Marketing and Communications Photographs

Identifier: RU 59-2018-002
Scope and Contents

Seven boxes of photographs produced by the TCU Marketing Department pertaining to TCU campus events, people, buildings & statues, and many things related to campus and student life.

Dates: 1965-2007; Majority of material found in 2001-2006

TCU Memorabilia

Identifier: RU 082
Scope and Contents

This collection contains assorted items of TCU memorabilia related to athletics. The provenance of the individual items is not known. The items include a "Texas Christian" branded football, a TCU Frisbee, a set of Southwest Conference commemorative coins, a deck of TCU Fort Worth playing cards, and a TCU foam finger.

Dates: 1980s-1990s

TCU Navajo Rugs

Identifier: MS 224
Scope and Contents

Seven textiles made by members of the Navajo tribe. Four were donated by Joe Ray Jones in 1982. The architect Walter Netsch donated two rugs in the Two Grey Hills style while he was designing the 1980's wings of the libray.

Two of the textiles are made to look like Navajo rugs but are not authentic. According to the original inventory notes there are three more Navajo rugs that have yet to be located (as of 1/8/2020 - Kerri Menchaca).

Dates: undated

TCU Scrapbook Collection

Identifier: RU 8
Scope and Contents

The scrapbooks are arranged chronologically. The description column notes the general subject content of each scrapbook. Folder numbers have been assigned to each scrapbook to aid in identification.Items include news clips, letters, programs, photos, and invitations.

Dates: 1910-1965

TCU Strategic Planning Files of Leo Munson

Identifier: RU 65-2018-015
Scope and Contents

Various grants requested by faculty and staff in relation to the Vision in Action and Strategic Planning Program. Also includes correspondence.

Dates: 1999-2012

TCU Vertical Files, 1869-2007 (inclusive), 1950-1990 (bulk)

Identifier: RU 32
Abstract The files include historical documents that pertain to the University and its various activities, such as the original charter for AddRan Christian College and a list of graduates from the college's very first matriculating class, for example.  Also included are materials produced by various campus departments and organizations (i.e. ROTC, the Alumni Association, English Department, etc.) as well as flyers from various art exhibits, film festivals, and numerous other campus events. ...
Dates: 1989-2007

TCU Women Exes

Identifier: MS 162
Scope and Contents

This collection contains ephemera, news clippings, a book of minutes, a secretary's book, and six large scrapbooks.

Dates: 1927-2002

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.

Dates: 1902-1913

Texas Vertical Files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 202
Content Description

Vertical files containing miscellaneous Texas ephemera.

Dates: 1928-1986

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.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1970-1995

The Bob Schieffer Collection

Identifier: MS 239
Scope and Contents Notes, badges, magazines, newspapers, publications, and index cards detail the work of journalist and TCU Alum Bob Schieffer from 1963-2012. Schieffer's notes document his role as moderator for a debate between candidates Governor Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama held on October 12, 2012 at Lynn University and his appearance on CBS News on Election Night 2012. The collection also contains media badges from Schieffer's career as a reporter. Also included are publications such as...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-2012

The Cliburn Foundation Organizational Files

Identifier: 0001
Scope and Contents Organizational files are sparse for the early years of the Cliburn Foundation/Competition. Representation is more complete from approximately 1977. Notable divisions include competition working files – such as contestant application or informational files, files devoted to media, publicity and volunteer activities – benefit concerts and recitals files, Cliburn Concerts organizational files, competition winners (career management) files, and presenters’ files. “Chronological files,” also...
Dates: 1962-2005

The Miller Family Collection

Identifier: MS 182
Abstract The Miller family collection traces the lives of the Millers before and after the Civil War. It begins with Tom Jamison’s journey to California for the 1850s Gold Rush. The family experienced a number of monumental events in U.S. history. Several men of the family fought or evaded the Civil War. While the men fought, the women maintained their homes and tried to preserve their Antebellum lifestyle. The collection then follows the family’s migration to various Southern states. Miss Elizabeth...
Dates: 1839 - 1968; Majority of material found within 1840 - 1877

Pate Collection

Identifier: MS-226

The Paulette Burns Papers

Identifier: MS 183-2016-024
Scope and Contents

Eighteen boxes of the records, files and research of Paulette Burns from her career in Nursing instruction.

Dates: 1980-2000

The Samuel Ward Hutton Papers

Identifier: MS 188
Scope and Contents

The collection includes personal correspondence to and from Hutton concerning his family and business matters, narratives of his many trips both personal and professional, and numerous newspaper and magazine articles which he used in his ministry. Also included are church programs, newsletters and bulletins, as well as course outlines from the classes he taught at TCU. Also included are unpublished manuscripts and his personal library of books.

Dates: 1886-1974

The Suzanne Coleman Papers

Identifier: MS 232
Scope and Contents

Speeches, drafts, magazines, and cassettes pertaining to Suzanne Coleman's speech writing for Ann Richards from 1981 to 2006.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1981 - 2006

The Wilhelmina Pegram Robertson Papers

Identifier: MS 207
Scope and Contents

The collection contains three box of land deeds and titles.

Dates: 1835-1921

Thomas Knight Collection

Identifier: MS 116
Scope and Contents

The collection contains one news clipping, photographs of various stage productions and individual actors, individual and bound volumes of programs from the Fort Worth Little Theatre from 1925-1942.

Dates: 1925-1942

Thrasher and Winchell Family Papers

Identifier: MS 119
Scope and Contents

Business papers, correspondence, deeds, receipts from the Thrasher and Winchell families of the 1800s. The receipts are mostly from the Perry County Indiana Treasurer’s office.

Dates: 1796-1941 (inclusive)

Tom B. Saunders Family Papers

Identifier: 146

Administrative records, correspondence, and memorabilia document the Tom B. Saunders Company from 1899 to 1974. The collection includes material on other notable Texas trail drivers collected by the family. The family's Fort Worth Stock Show planning material is also included.

Dates: 1899-1974; Majority of material found in 1923-1974

Tony Clark Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-10
Identifier: MS 167-2015-021
Scope and Contents

The collection includes writings and published works of Tony Clark including articles, notes, poems, short stories and plays. Also included are school papers, exams, news clipping, photographs, illustrations, publicity, and videotapes.

Dates: 1953-2009

Van Cliburn Competition Boxed Jury Notes

Identifier: 0002
Scope and Contents Gatherings of jury materials were brought to the TCU Library's Special Collections by Van Cliburn then-President Richard Rodzinski from about 2009 forward, relating to jury activities 1977-1993 approximately. Access to these materials is restricted to the current President/CEO of The Cliburn, the acting President/CEO, or his/her designate and are housed in the Special Collections vault. Items within boxes are not arranged or examined except for superficial box labeling. TCU Library staff may...
Dates: 1977-1993 plus possible inclusions from 1977-2001

Van Cliburn Foundation Publications and Clippings Files 1958 – 2001

Identifier: 0003
Scope and Contents

Dates: 1958-2001

Violette Newton Papers

Identifier: MS 115

Correspondence, writings, newspaper clippings, and ephemera document the literary career of Violette Newton from 1938-2001. The collection includes histories written by Newton on her early books, correspondence with other notable writers and publishers in Texas, and scrapbooks documenting her literary career.

Dates: 1929-2001 inclusive; 1967-2000 bulk

W. Earl Waldrop Papers

Identifier: RU 36

Walther R. Volbach Papers

Identifier: MS 171
Scope and Contents

The collection contains reproductions of over 200 letters from Adolphe Appia wrote to Chamberlain between 1893 and 1904. The letters maintain the creator’s original organization and follow a chronological format.

Dates: 1893-1904

Wanda Calvert Alcon Materials

Identifier: MS 230
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence and a personal notebook from Wanda's time at Alcon.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1946 - 1979

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