Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Texas State Board of Barber Examiners:

An Inventory of Minutes at the Texas State Archives, 1929-1963



Overview

Creator: Texas. State Board of Barber Examiners.
Title: Minutes
Dates: 1929-1963
Abstract: The records consist of two volumes of original minutes from the Texas State Board of Barber Examiners. The minutes begin with the first meeting of the Board on October 25, 1929 and continue up to August 11, 1963. Minutes document the Board's enforcement of the Texas Barber Law and the administration of the agency.
Quantity: 1 cubic ft.
Language English.

Agency History

The Texas State Board of Barber Examiners was created in 1929 by the Texas Barber Law, House Bill 104, 41st Legislature, 1st Called Session, to protect Texas consumers by regulating the practice of barbering. The board administers the examination and licensing of barbers and barber instructors, requires health certificates for barbers, provides for licensing of barbershops and schools, and requires regular inspection of such establishments for compliance with rules and regulations concerning sanitation established by the Texas Department of Health. The policy making body of the agency is a six-member board, appointed by the governor with concurrence of the senate for overlapping six-year terms.


Scope and Contents of the Records

The records consist of two volumes of original minutes from the Texas State Board of Barber Examiners. The minutes begin with the first meeting of the Board on October 25, 1929 and continue up to August 11, 1963. Minutes document the Board's enforcement of the Texas Barber Law and the administration of the agency.

To prepare this inventory, the described materials were cursorily reviewed to delineate series, to confirm the accuracy of contents lists, to provide an estimate of dates covered, and to determine record types.


 

Arrangement of the Records

These records are arranged chronologically.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

None.

Restrictions on Use

None.


Index Terms

The terms listed here were used to catalog the records. The terms can be used to find similar or related records.
Corporate Names:
Texas. State Board of Barber Examiners.
Subjects:
Barbers--Licenses--Texas.
Document Types:
Minutes--Texas--1929-1963.
Functions:
Regulating barbers.

Related Material

The following materials are offered as possible sources of further information on the agencies and subjects covered by the records. The listing is not exhaustive.

Texas State Archives
Texas State Board of Barber Examiners, Minutes, March 1970-December 1987, February 1990-February 1998, 0.71 cubic ft. [There is no finding aid for this unprocessed collection. The call numbers are 1998/114-1 and 2.]
Texas State Board of Barber Examiners, Minutes, November 1964-December 1971, November 1985-November 1995, 0.48 cubic ft. [There is no finding aid for this unprocessed collection. The call numbers are 2003/101-1 and 2.]

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

(Identify the item), Minutes, Texas State Board of Barber Examiners. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Accession Information

Accession number: 1993/219

These records were transferred to the Archives and Information Services Division of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission by the Texas State Board of Barber Examiners on August 10, 1993.

Processing Information

Paul B. Beck, August 1993


Detailed Description of the Records

 

Minutes, 1928-1963,
1 cubic ft.

box
1993/219 October 25, 1929-July 7, 1949
August 3, 1949-August 11, 1963