Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Margaret Rosser Gwin:

An Inventory of Her Papers, 1903 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Gwin, Margaret Rosser
Title: Margaret Rosser Gwin Papers,
Dates: 1903 and undated
Abstract: The Margaret Rosser Gwin Papers consist of one map and one diary.
Collection # S 1783.1
Quantity: 1 boxes (1 linear foot)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Margaret Rosser Gwin is the daughter of Cassie Barton, the niece of Margaret Barton and the granddaughter of Joseph and Mary Barton, founders of Bartonsite and builders of the Barton House now displayed at the National Ranching Heritage Center at Texas Tech University.


Scope and Content

The Margaret Rosser Gwin Papers consist of one map and one diary authored by Margaret Barton in 1903 describing life on the South Plains.


 

Organization

The collection is organized by the following series: Maps, Diary.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


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)
Barton, Margaret
Barton family--Archives
Gwin, Margaret Rosser
Subjects (Organizations)
Barton House (Lubbock, Tex.)
Ranching Heritage Center (Lubbock, Tex.)--Buildings
Subjects (Places)
Lubbock (Tex.)
Subjects
Diaries
Historic buildings--Texas--Lubbock

Related Material

Willard Bethurem Robinson oral history interview [sound recording], 1978


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Margaret Rosser Gwin Papers, 1903 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2005-0184-B

Gift, 2005

Processed by

Brooke Downey, 2013


Collection Inventory

 

Maps

box folder
1 1 Economic Development Map, undated



 

Diary

box folder
1 2 Margaret Barton’s Diary, 1903