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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Correspondence

Binder

Photograph

Postcard Boxed Set

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

John Robbins:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1910-1936 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Robbins, John
Title: John Robbins Papers,
Dates: 1910-1936 and undated
Abstract: The papers of John Robbins contain correspondence, postcards, photographs, and other printed material.
Collection # S 1766.1
Quantity: 1 box, 1 flat (1 linear foot)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

This collection represents the Archive of John Robbins concerning the 4th Field Artillery, U.S. Army, in Texas, Wyoming, and Colorado, during the Mexican Border war.

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Scope and Content

The papers of John Robbins contain correspondence, postcards, photographs, and other printed material relating primary to the Mexican Border war (1910-1919). Much of the material pertains to the 4th Field Artillery of the United States Army.

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Organization

The collection is organized by the following series: Correspondence, Binder with Postcards, Photographs, Assorted Greeting cards.

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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 (Persons)
Robbins, John
Subjects (Organizations)
United States. Army--Artillery regiment, 4th
Subjects (Places)
Mexico--History--Revolution, 1910-1920
Texas
Subjects
Mexican-American Border Region--History--20th century

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Robbins Papers, 1910-1936 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2009-0133-X

Purchase, 2009

Processed by

William McDonald, 2013

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Collection Inventory

 

Correspondence

box folder
1 1 September 10, 1910 - September 10, 1911
2 March 4, 1914-March 12, 1914
3 December 8, 1920-August 11,1936
4 April 12, 1913-June 24, 1912

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Binder

box folder
1 5 Correspondence, Undated
6 Texas Tour Guide, Undated
7 Folding Postcards, October 1911 and Undated
8 Postcards, Undated
9 Postcards, March 11, 1911-December 11, 1911
10 Postcards, April 12, 1913-June 24, 1912
11 Postcards, January 2, 1913-November 28,1913
12 Postcards, January 12, 1914-June 6, 1914
13 Workers Telegraphy Codes, Undated
14 Graduation Announcement University of Wyoming, Undated
15 Photographs, Undated

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Photograph

box folder
1 16 4th Artillery Texas City Texas, 1913
17 Metal Plates, Undated
18 Photo Negatives, Undated

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Postcard Boxed Set

box folder
1 19 Assorted Greeting Cards, Undated

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