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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Ewing Halsell:

An Inventory of Photographs, 1910-1982, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Halsell, Ewing, 1877-1965
Title: Ewing Halsell Photograph Collection,
Dates: 1910-1982
Abstract: Donated by Ewing Halsell, the photograph Collection dates from 1910-1982.
Collection # SWCPC 347
Quantity: 15 b/w photo prints
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The Halsell family began raising cattle using the Mashed O brand in 1889 in Indian Territory. William E. Halsell founded the Halsell Cattle Company in Lamb and Bailey counties on the South Plains of Texas in 1895. His son, Ewing, continued the Halsell cattle interests in Texas and Oklahoma.

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Scope and Contents

Collection contains images of the Ewing Halsell family's activities in West Texas and Oklahoma and includes cowboys, school buildings, auditoriums, vacation scenes, clothing and dress, and a book signing. Bulks with family activities.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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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)
Fellers, Bob
Halsell, Ewing, 1877-1965
Halsell, Grace
Halsell, William Electious, 1850-1934
Katz, Sid
Rylander, Dorothy, 1909-1988
Places
Lubbock (Tex.)
Texas, West
Subjects
Buildings--Photographs
Auditoriums--Photographs
Authors--Photographs
Books--Photographs
Cowboys--Photographs
Schools--Photographs
Vacations--Photographs

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ewing Halsell Photograph Collection, 1910-1982, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gift, 1979

Processed by

A. Ramirez

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