Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Eagle Pass Army Camp:

An Inventory of Photographs, 1881-1918, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University. Southwest Collection
Title: Eagle Pass Army Camp Photograph Collection,
Dates: 1881-1918
Abstract: The photography collection of the Eagle Pass Army Camp from 1881-1918.
Collection # SWCPC 131
Quantity: 13 b/w copy prints, and 13 b/w negatives
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Eagle Pass Army Camp, ten miles north of Eagle Pass in Maverick County, Texas, was an advanced single-engine flying school during World War II. It was activated in 1942 and discontinued in 1945.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photographs of individuals, groups of people, and tents within the army camp.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collectin/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Sitas, Arthur
Robertson, Sterling Clack
Places
Rio Grande
Eagle Pass (Tex.)
Eagle Pass Army Camp (Maverick County, Tex.)
Maverick County (Tex.)
Subjects
World War, 1914-1918--Photographs
Flight schools--Texas--Photographs
Flight training--Texas--Photographs
Military bases--Texas--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eagle Pass Army Camp Photograph Collection, 1881-1918, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gift, undated

Processed by

A. Ramirez