Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Louis Lee Farr:

An Inventory of Photographs, 1905-1930, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Farr, Louis L. (Louis Lee), III
Title: Louis Lee Farr Photograph Collection,
Dates: 1905-1930
Abstract: The Louis Lee Farr Photograph Collection dates from 1905-1930.
Collection # SWCPC 323
Quantity: 8 b/w copy prints
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Louis Lee Farr, III, was born June 4, 1921, in San Angelo, Texas. He served in Europe during World War II and received the Bronze Star. Farr worked for the Sawyer Cattle Company of Texas, and managed ranches in New Mexico and Texas until the 1970s when he became a broker with Connaly-Farr Real Estate in Austin, Texas.


Scope and Contents

The collection contains images of storm damage to a beachfront resort. Bulks with storm damage.


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.
Subjects (Persons)
Farr, Louis L. (Louis Lee), III
Farr, Louis L. (Louis Lee), Jr., Mrs.
Subjects
Beaches--Photographs
Seasisde resorts--Photographs
Seaside resorts--Natural disaster effects--Photographs
Buildings--Natural disaster effects--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Louis Lee Farr Photograph Collection, 1905-1930, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gift, undated

Processed by

A. Ramirez