Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Clyde Jones:

An Inventory of His Slide Collection, 1964-2005 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Jones, Clyde, 1935-2015
Title: Clyde Jones Slide Collection,
Dates: 1964-2005 and undated
Abstract: Dr. Clyde Jones' slides taken on research trips between 1964 and 2005; also includes negatives and photographs.
Collection # R35.1
Quantity: 5 boxes (2.5 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Clyde Jones was born on March 3, 1935 in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. He died in Lubbock on April 6, 2015. After graduating from Burwell High School, he studied at Hastings College, Nebraska. He received his BS in 1957. He graduated from the University of New Mexico, where he received both the MS (1960) and PhD (1964). In 1979, Dr. Jones became chief of the mammal section of the Bird and Mammal Laboratories of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service housed in the U.S. National Museum of Natural History. He returned to Texas Tech in 1982, serving as professor of biological sciences and curator of mammals at the Natural Science Research Laboratory of Texas Tech. He was a Paul Whitfield Horn Professor.

A list of his publications includes:

  • Jones, Clyde, ed. With Paisley S. Cato. Natural History Museums: Directions for Growth. Lubbock, TTU Press, 1991.
  • Jones, Clyde, with Jerry R. Choate, J. Knox Jones, Jr. Handbook of Mammals of the South-Central States. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 1994.
  • Jones, Clyde. Additions to the Mammalian Fauna of Big Bend Ranch State Park, Texas. Lubbock: NSRL, 2008.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains slides, negatives and photographs. Each image has been assigned a unique number, however, no. 01330 was skipped.

The collection is in good condition and is part of the James Sowell Family Collection in Literature, Community and the Natural World.


Organization

The collection is organized by format: slides, negatives, photographs. Materials contained in box 3 folders 9-25, box 4 folders 1-12 and 15-26, and box 5 were added to collection in Sept. 2016.

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. Copy requests in excess of 5 pages must be approved by the donor or his representative.


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)
Jones, Clyde, 1935-2015
Jones, Clyde, 1935-2015--Travel--Slides
Jones, Clyde, 1935-2015--Research
Subjects
Alaska--Slides
Baja California (Mexico)--Slides
Colorado River--Slides
France--Slides
Louisiana--Slides
Mexico--Slides
Moscow (Russia)--Slides
Netherlands--Slides
Rio Muni--Slides
Spain--Slides
Switzerland--Slides
West Virginia--Slides
Washington, DC--Slides
Mammals--Slides
Primates--Slides
Texas--Slides
Texas kangaroo rats--Slides

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Rick Bass Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • Max Crawford Papers, 1960-2000 and undated
  • David James Duncan Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • David James Duncan Artifact Collection
  • David James Duncan Oversized Items
  • Gretel Ehrlich Papers, 1923-2005 and undated
  • Edward Hoagland Papers, 1953-2007 and undated
  • William Kittredge Papers, 1954-2000 and undated
  • William Kittredge Papers, 1919-2007 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Papers, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Audio Visual Collection, 1964-2007 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection: Apológia
  • Bill McKibben Papers, 1971-2001 and undate
  • Gary Paul Nabhan Papers, 1866-2010 and undated
  • Howard Norman Papers, 1975-1979 and undated
  • Orion Society Audio-Visual Collection, 1994-2004
  • Doug Peacock Papers, 1950-2000 and undated
  • David Quammen Papers, 1956-1999 and undated
  • Pattiann Rogers Papers, 1960-1999 and undated
  • Pattiann Rogers Papers, 1977-2000
  • Annick Smith Papers, 1940-2000 and undated
  • Sandra Scofield Papers, 1958-2005 and undated

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Clyde Jones Slide Collection, 1964-2005 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
2015-0165-X

Gift, 2015

Processed by

Dr. Diane Warner, Kristin Loyd, Ashley Leal, Kristin Pustejovsky, Elaine Tveit.


Additional Sources

None for the record.


Collection Inventory

Slides

box folder
1 1 20th century artifacts, contemporary collecting, 1985 and undated
2 Alaska, 1972-1979
3 Baja, 1979
4 Baja California, 1976-1978
5 Baja California, 1979
6 Baja California, 1980
7 Barcelona, Madrid, Toledo, Santa Isabel, London, 1966
8 Brno, [Czech Republic], 1978
9 Craig, Alaska, 1978-1979
10 Craig, Alaska, Feb.-Oct. 1979
11 Craig, Alaska, 1979
12 Colorado River, 1975-1978
13 Colorado River, 1976-1979
14 Colorado River, 1976-1979 and undated
15 Dipodomys elator, 1985-1986 and undated
box folder
2 1 Florida, 1977
2 Germany, 1978
3 Louisiana, 1969-1970
4 Mammals of Big Thicket, undated
5 Mammals of West Texas, 1995-1996
6 Marine Mammal Program, 1972-1976 and undated
7 Merida, Mexico, July 1979
8 Mexico, Dipodomys elator [Texas kangaroo rat], undated
9 Mexico, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City, home, 1986 and undated
10 Mexico City, Mexico, 1975
11 Moscow, June 1974
12 Netherlands, Rhine Valley, Amsterdam, 1978
13 NFWL Program, includes data on location and date of images, 1976-1978 and undated
14 Planning, undated
15 Primates, undated
16 Rain forest, 1967-1969 and undated
17 Rio Muni, 1, 1966-1967 and undated
18 Rio Muni, 2, 1967-1968
box folder
3 1 Spain-France: Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Perdignon, 1978
2 Washington, DC, Virginia: DC, Arlington, Vienna, Great Falls, New York, 1970-1974
3 Southwest, Ixtapa, 1966-1973 and undated
4 Switzerland, Geneva, 1978
5 Tiburon, [Datil?], 1976-1977
6 Vienna, 1978 and undated
7 West Virginia, Harper’s Ferry, 1973-1976
8 Unidentified equipment and graphs, undated
9 Antarctica, 1971
10 Australia, 1971
11 Baja California, Research-Training Project, 1973-1978
12 Ecuador, 2001
13 New Zealand, 1971



Negatives

box folder
3 14 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 1, [Bats?],” May 1967
15 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 2, [Bats?],” May 1967
16 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 3,” June 1967
17 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 4,” June 1967
18 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 5, [Bats?],” June 1967
19 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 6, [Bats?],” June 1967
20 “[Dr.] Clyde Jones, No. 7,” July 1967
21 “[Dr.] Clyde Jones, No. 8,” July 1967
22 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 9, [Bats?],” undated
23 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 10, [Bats?],” undated
24 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 11, [Bats?],” Aug. 1967
25 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 12, [Bats?],” Sept. 1967
box folder
4 1 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 13, [Bats?],” Sept. 1967
2 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 14, [Bats?],” undated
3 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 15, [Bats?],” undated
4 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 18, [Bats?],” 1968
5 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 21,” April 1968
6 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 22,” April 1968
7 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 24,” April 1968
8 “[Dr.] Clyde Jones, No. 25, [Bats?],” May 1968
9 “[Dr.] Clyde Jones, No. 26, [Bats?],” May 1968
10 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 27,” June 1968
11 “Dr. Clyde Jones, No. 28,” June 1968
12 Miscellaneous, 1968-1969 and undated
13 Unidentified equipment and graphs, undated



Photographs

box folder
4 14 Unidentified equipment and graphs, undated
15 7th trip to Chinati Natural Management Area, includes Clyde and Mary Ann Jones, Tony Mollhagen, Linda Hedges, Meg Goodman, and Amy Sorceno, July 2004
16 Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute, conference, Oct. 2004
17 Chinati [Mountains/Mammal Survey Project?], includes Clyde Jones, Joel Brandt, Rob Debaca, and Sam Braudt, Dec. 2003
18 Chinati [Mountains/Mammal Survey Project?], includes Clyde Jones, Joel Brant, Tony Mollhagen, Sam Braudt, Oct. 2003
19 Chinati [Mountains/Mammal Survey Project?], includes Mary Ann and Clyde Jones, Joel Brant, Cindy Williams, Robert Hollander, Ina and Sam Braudt, Jan. 2004
20 Frankel City/JCT SH 302 road sign, group photos [at Chinati?], July 2005 and undated
21 Insects, [bat?], Clyde Jones with gun, color, undated
22 Landscapes, wildlife, participants [Chinati Mammal Survey Project, Roll C?], May 2004
23 Landscapes, wildlife, participants [Chinati Mammal Survey Project, Roll D?], May 2004
24 Landscapes, wildlife, participants [Chinati Mammal Survey Project, Rolls F and G?], May 2004
25 Landscapes, wildlife, participants [Chinati Mammal Survey Project?], July 2005
26 Landscapes, wildlife, participants [Chinati Mammal Survey Project?], Oct. 2005
box folder
5 1 Panorama A: 3 segments, Chinati, Jan. 2004
2 Panorama B: 3 segments, Chinati, Jan. 2004
3 Panorama C: 9 segments approx. 120° lateral coverage, Chinati Mexico Mountains and Rio Grande Valley, Jan. 2004
4 Roll ‘B’ 7th Trip to Chinati Natural Management Area, July 2004
5 Rio Muni, 67 black and white images, includes primates, 1966-1968 and undated
6 [Rio Muni?], 87 black and white images, includes frogs and monkeys, undated
7 [Rio Muni?], 103 black and white images, includes jungle habitat and deforestation, undated
8 Rio Muni, “Box 1 73 fotografias,” 1964-1968
9 Rio Muni, “Caja 3a 76 fotografias,” 1966-1968 and undated



Computer Disk Printouts

box folder
5 10 David’s Chinati Mountains Photos, 2004
11 Mike’s Pinto Canyon Photos, 2004



Computer Disk

box folder
5 12 Chinati Mountains, Clyde’s Copy, 2004



Oversize O 27.1

item
1 Chinati Mountains SNA, map, undated