Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Jim W. Reed:

An Inventory of His Scrapbooks, 1948-1956, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Reed, Jim W.
Title: Jim W. Reed Scrapbooks,
Dates: 1948-1956
Abstract: The scrapbooks of former Texas Tech basketball player Jim W. Reed.
Collection # U 300.1
Quantity: 1 Box (0.3 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Jim W. Reed played basketball for the Pine Bluff Zebras from 1948 to 1952, then joined the men's basketball team at Texas Technological College. His team won three consecutive Border Conference Championships from 1953-1956.

His 1955-1956 team included Bobby Wilson, Earl Redwine, Eugene Carpenter, Du-Wayne Blackshear, Logan Cummings, Sterling Gibson, Royce Elam, Harry Scaling, Ned Underwood, Trainer Bo Midkiff, Coach Gene Gibson, Manager Dennis Calvert and Coach Polk Robinson.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of scrapbook materials and photographs which were loaned for photocopying. The items have also been scanned onto CD-ROM.

Transferred to the Audio Visual unit were two game films- Texas Tech vs. Iowa State, December 8, 1955, and Texas Tech vs. West Texas State College, December 29, 1953.


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)
Gibson, Gene
Robinson, Polk
Reed, Jim
Scaling, Harry
Underwood, Ned
Subjects (Organizations)
Southwest Conference (U.S.)
Texas Tech University--Sports
Texas Tech University--Sports--History
Texas Tech University--Basketball--History
Subjects
Basketball--Texas--Lubbock--History
College athletes--Texas--Lubbock--History
College sports
College athletes--Photographs

Related Material

Gene Carpenter Papers, 1953-1993

Ned Underwood Papers, 1954-2004


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jim W. Reed Scrapbooks, 1948-1956, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Loaned for Copying, 2004

Processed by

Lynn Whitfield, 2004


Collection Inventory

 

CD-ROMS

box folder
1 1 CD-ROMS (4 items, folder 1 of 2)
2 CD-ROMS (6 items, folder 2 of 2)



 

Scrapbooks

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3 Pine Bluff High School Career Scrapbook, contains pictures, statistics and news clippings on activities of the donor's basketball team and teammates. The photocopies were numbered pages 1-59 to maintain the original order of the scrapbook. Dated 1948-1952.
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4 Freshman Season Scrapbook, contains pictures, statistics and news clippings on activities of the donor's Texas Tech basketball team and teammates. The photocopies were numbered pages 1-46 to maintain the original order of the scrapbook. Dated 1952-1953.
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5 Sophomore Season Scrapbook, contains pictures, statistics and news clippings on activities of the donor's Texas Tech basketball team and teammates. The photocopies were numbered pages 1-65 to maintain the original order of the scrapbook. Dated 1953-1954.
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6 Junior Season Scrapbook, contains pictures, statistics and news clippings on activities of the donor's Texas Tech basketball team and teammates. The photocopies were numbered pages 1-85 to maintain the original order of the scrapbook. Dated 1954-1955.
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7 Senior Season Scrapbook, contains pictures, statistics and news clippings on activities of the donor's Texas Tech basketball team and teammates. The photocopies were numbered pages 1-75 to maintain the original order of the scrapbook. Dated 1955-1956.