Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Bennett Freeman:

An Inventory of His Photographs, 1919-1920s, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University. Southwest Collection
Title: Bennett Freeman Photograph Collection,
Dates: 1919-1920s
Abstract: Bennett Freeman photographs dated 1919-1920s.
Collection # SWCPC 353 E1-E3
Quantity: 137 prints
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Bennett Freeman served in the U.S. Navy during World War I. He also worked for surveying and drilling companies near Ranger, Texas during the oil boom of the 1920s.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of agricultural, railroad, and oil industry photos of Breckenridge, Desdemona, Jake Hamon and Ranger, Texas. (1920s).

The negatives and prints are housed in separate envelopes.

Images from this collection have been digitized and can viewed at http://hdl.handle.net/10605/1909


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Places
Breckenridge (Tex.)--Views.
Breckenridge (Tex.)
Desdemona (Tex.)--Views.
Desdemona (Tex.)
Hamon Jake (Tex.)--Views.
Hamon Jake (Tex.)
Ranger (Tex.)--Views.
Ranger(Tex.)
Subjects
Agriculture--Texas--Photographs.
African American women--Photographs.
Automobiles--Texas--Photographs.
Dwellings--Texas--Photographs.
Fences--Texas--Photographs.
Fire extinction--Texas--Photographs.
Floods--Texas--Ranger--Photographs.
Oil wells--Texas--Photographs.
Petroleum industry and trade--Texas--Photographs.
Pioneers--Texas--Photographs.
Railroad accidents--Texas--Photographs.
Railroads--Texas--Photographs.
Railroads--Texas--Track--Photographs.
Traffic congestion--Texas--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bennett Freeman Photograph Collection, 1919-1920s, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gift, 1980

Digitized by

Maria Vallejo, 2011


Collection Inventory

 

Photographs

envelope
1 SWCPC 353-E1: Bennett Freeman Collection (? negatives and 84 prints), 1919-1920s
envelope
2 SWCPC 353-E2: Bennett Freeman Collection (18 negatives and 18 prints), 1920s
envelope
3 SWCPC 353-E3: Bennett Freeman Collection (9 negatives and 8 prints), 1920s
envelope
4 SWCPC 353-E4: Bennett Freeman Collection (56 negatives and 35 prints), 1920s