Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

West Texas Walk of Fame:

An Inventory of Its Records, 2014-2016, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator West Texas Walk of Fame
Title: West Texas Walk of Fame Records,
Dates: 2014-2016
Abstract: The collection describes the life and career of SubjectName.
Collection # AV 0184
Quantity: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The West Texas Walk of Fame was created in 1979 to honor those individuals who have an affiliation to Lubbock and the West Texas area and have devoted much of their lives to the development of and/or gained recognition in the promotion or production of the arts, music, and entertainment. Civic Lubbock, Inc., became custodians of the associated bronze plaques in 1983. As of 2015 there were 61 inductees.


Scope and Content

The collection contains programs, record of all inductees, and invitations to the induction ceremonies of 2014, 2015, and 2016. The collection is in good condition and is part of the Crossroads of Music archive.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research. Copyright is retained by the authors of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by U.S. copyright law. Audio and visual recordings may need to be reformatted prior to use and require advance notice to the Reference Librarian.


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)
Holly, Buddy, 1936-1959.
Subjects (Organizations)
Fireballs, The (Musical group)
Flatlanders, The (Musical group)
Gatlin Brothers Band.
Hometown Boys, The.
Maines Brothers Band.
Premiers, Los.
Subjects (Places)
Lubbock (Tex.).
Subjects
Art--Awards--Texas.
Country music--Awards.
Folk-rock music.
Hispanic Americans--Music.
Popular music--Awards--United States.
Texas music.
Rock music.
Rock music fans.

Related Material

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

West Texas Walk of Fame Records, 2014-2016, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gift, 2016

Processed by

Jon Holmes


Collection Inventory

Manuscripts

folder
1 Invitations for receptions honoring inductees, programs of induction ceremonies with short biography of each current inductee, lists of all inductees since inception, [Buddy Holly in 1979], 2014-2016