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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

General Files, 1971-1974

Committee Files, 1972-1974

Financial Documents, 1970-1975

General Files, 1974-1975

Committee Files, 1973-1975

Financial Documents, 1973-1975

General Files, 1973-1976

Committee Files, 1974-1976

Financial Documents, 1973-1976

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1966-1977 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association
Title: Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association Records,
Dates: 1966-1977 and undated
Abstract: These are the records detailing the activities of the Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association.
Collection # S1064.5
Quantity: 8 boxes (8.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

In the twentieth century, wool marketing associations were formed to promote the industry and give ranchers a stronger, collective voice in regards to wool legislation. The Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association was established in 1915 with J. B. Murrah of Del Rio, Texas, selected as the first president.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of materials created and received by the association in its activities to promote the sheep and goat industry in dealing with legislation, predator control, labor, research, water conservation, marketing, and other matters.

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Organization

The collection is organized into the following series: General Files, Committee Files and Financial Documents.

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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 (Organizations)
Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association.
National Wool Growers Association (U.S.)
Subjects
Goat industry--Texas--History
Goats--Texas
Livestock--Texas
Mohair industry--Texas--History
Sheep--Texas
Sheep industry--Texas--History
Sheep ranches--Texas--History
Wool and Mohair industry--Texas--History
Wool industry--Texas--History

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Related Material

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

  • Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association Photographs, 1917-1971
  • Florence Black Hall Photographs, 1910-1969

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers' Association Records, 1966-1977 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
None for the record.

Gifts, 1978-1980

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, June 2002.

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Collection Inventory

 

General Files, 1971-1974

box folder
1 1 Miscellaneous Correspondence, July-December 1973
2 Miscellaneous Correspondence, January-June 1974
3 American Sheep Producers Council, 1973-1974
4 American Sheep Producers Council, 1974
5 Mohair Producers Association of New Zealand Newsletter, 1974
6 Annual Meeting, 1973
7 Annual Meeting, 1974
8 Fall Meeting, 1974
9 Spring Meeting, 1974
10 Membership Convention, 1974
11 Mertz, Mort L., Personal and Correspondence, 1971-1972
12 Mohair Council of America, 1973-1974
13 National Wool Growers Association, 1973-1974
14 Personnel File, 1970-1971
15 Petition for the Use of Cyanide, undated
16 Sims, Bill, Personal and Correspondence, 1971-1972
17 Sims, Bill, Personal and Correspondence, 1973-1974
18 Sims, Bill, Travel Reports, 1972-1974
19 Sims, Bill, TSGRA Insurance, 1970-1974
20 Williford, Sandra W., Employee Insurance, 1970-1974
21 South African Mohair Board, Statistical Analysis of the Republic’s Mohair Clip, 1973

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Committee Files, 1972-1974

box folder
2 1 Awards Committee, 1973-1974
2 Health and Product Development Committee A—Meat Animals, 1973-1974
3 Health and Product Development Committee B—Research, 1973-1974
4 Heath and Product Development Committee C—Animal Health, 1973-1974
5 Legislative Committee, 1973-1974
6 Membership Committee, 1972-1974
7 Predatory Animal Legislation (H.R. 4759), Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife Annual Report, and Defenders of Wildlife News, 1973
8 Predatory Animal Committee, 1973-1974
9 Predatory Animal Committee, 1973-1974
10 Tax and Labor Committee, 1971-1974
11 Water Committee, 1973-1974
box folder
3 1 Wool and Mohair Marketing and Promotion Committee, 1973-1974

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Financial Documents, 1970-1975

box folder
3 2 Paid Bills, July 1973
3 Paid Bills, August 1973
4 Paid Bills, September 1973
5 Paid Bills, October 1973
6 Paid Bills, November 1973
7 Paid Bills, December 1973
8 Paid Bills, January 1974
9 Paid Bills, February 1974
10 Paid Bills, March 1974
11 Paid Bills, April 1974
12 Paid Bills, May 1974
13 Paid Bills, June 1974
14 Tax Reports, 1970
15 Tax Reports, 1971
16 Tax Reports, 1972
17 Tax Reports, 1973
18 Tax Reports, 1974
19 Tax Reports, 1975

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General Files, 1974-1975

box folder
4 1 American Sheep Producers Council, 1974-1975
2 Earwood, Armer, Personal and Correspondence, 1974-1975 and undated
3 Miscellaneous Correspondence, July-December 1974
4 Miscellaneous Correspondence, January-June 1975
5 Annual Meeting, 1975
6 Fall Meeting, 1974
7 Spring Meeting, 1975
8 Mohair Council of America, 1974-1975
9 National Wool Growers Association, 1974-1975
10 Livestock Loss Affidavits, 1975
11 Sheep and Goat News, 1974-1975

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Committee Files, 1973-1975

box folder
4 12 Awards Committee, 1974-1975
13 Health and Product Development A—Meat Animals, 1974-1975
14 Health and Product Development B—Animal Health, 1974-1975
15 Health and Product Development C—Research, 1974-1975
16 Legislative Committee, 1974-1975
17 Memorial Committee, 1973-1974
box folder
5 1 Natural Resources Committee, 1974-1975
2 Predatory Animal Committee, 1974-1975
3 Tax and Labor Committee, 1974-1975
4 Wool and Mohair Marketing and Promotion Committee, 1974-1975

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Financial Documents, 1973-1975

box folder
5 5 Paid Bills, July 1974
6 Paid Bills, August 1974
7 Paid Bills, September 1974
8 Paid Bills, October 1974
9 Paid Bills, November 1974
10 Paid Bills, December 1974
11 Paid Bills, January 1975
12 Paid Bills, February 1975
13 Paid Bills, March 1975
14 Paid Bills, April 1975
15 Paid Bills, May 1975
16 Paid Bills, June 1975
17 Cancelled Checks, 1974-1975
18 Memorial Fund Contributions, 1973-1975

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General Files, 1973-1976

box folder
6 1 Correspondence, 1975-1976
2 American Sheep Producers Council, 1975-1976
3 Football Tickets, 1975 and undated
4 Carlson, Paul, undated
5 Land Use Files, 1974-1976
6 Annual Meeting, 1975
7 Annual Meeting, 1976
8 Fall Meeting, 1974-1975
9 Spring Meeting, 1975-1976
box folder
7 1 Predator Control Aerial Hunting Permits, undated
2 Pre-Registration for Annual Meeting, 1976 and undated
3 Earl Rudder Marker Information, 1970-1974 and undated
4 Sims, Bill, Personal and Correspondence, 1974-1976
5 Textile Research Center, 1973-1977 and undated
6 National Wool Growers Association, 1975-1976
7 Turner, Bud, Personal, 1975-1976

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Committee Files, 1974-1976

box folder
7 8 Wool and Mohair Marketing and Promotion Committee, 1975-1976
9 Awards Committee, 1975-1976
10 Health and Product Development Committee—Animal Health, 1975-1976
11 Health and Product Development Committee—Meat Animals, 1974-1975
12 Health and Product Development Committee—Research, 1975-1976
13 Legislative Committee, 1975-1976
box folder
8 1 Membership Committee, 1975-1976
2 Natural Resources Committee, 1975-1976
3 Predatory Animal Committee, 1975-1976
4 Tax and Labor Committee, 1975-1976

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Financial Documents, 1973-1976

box folder
8 5 Bank Statements and Checks, 1973-1976
6 Bills, 1975-1976

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