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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Collection

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A Guide to the Jim Bones Papers, 1965-1988



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bones, Jim
Title: Jim Bones Papers
Dates: 1965-1988
Abstract: The Jim Bones Papers includes camera equipment, a small portfolio of Bones’ early work, color and black and white topographical photographs taken in Texas and New Mexico, page proofs, a poster and flyer advertising his books, and an edition of New Mexico magazine containing his photograph.
Identification: Collection 018
Extent: 5 folders and oversize
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Southwestern Writers Collection, Special Collections, Alkek Library, Texas State University-San Marcos

Biographical Sketch

Nature photographer James Clinton Bones was born in 1943 in Monroe, Louisiana. Since 1975, Bones has been a freelance photographer and wilderness guide in New Mexico, where he now lives. Bones has published five books of photography, with work included in several others. He has exhibited frequently and has produced environmental documentaries for Texas public television.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection includes camera equipment, a small portfolio of Bones’ early work, color and black and white topographical photographs taken in Texas and New Mexico, page proofs, a poster and flyer advertising his books, and an edition of New Mexico magazine containing his photograph.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Direct inquiries to Archivist, Southwestern Writers Collection, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas 78666-4604.

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Index Terms

Bones, Jim--Archives.
Landscape photography--New Mexico.
Landscape photography--Texas.
New Mexico--Photographs.
Texas--Photographs.
Photographs.
Galley proofs.
Advertisements.

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Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Donations from 1988-1991 Jim Bones, Bill Wittliff, Jean Lee.

Processing Information

Tony Wilson, June 1994; Inventory revised by Brandy Harris, 2005.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

The inventory for this collection is currently unavailable. Please contact the Southwestern Writers Collection, Special Collections, Alkek Library, Texas State University-San Marcos for more information regarding this collection.

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