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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Memorabilia

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

J. R. Price:

An Inventory of His Collection, 1968-1999, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Price, J. R.
Title: J. R. Price Collection,
Dates: 1968-1993
Abstract: The collection consists of memorabilia that J. R. Price had retained from his days as a member of the Saddle Tramps.
Collection # U 302.1
Quantity: 3 boxes and 1 oversized folder (7.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

J. R. Price attended Texas Tech from 1968-1971 and was member of the Saddle Tramps, a student organization that supports the university's athletics programs. Price went on to become a United State Postal Inspector.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of memorabilia type items pertaining to athletics and the Saddle Tramps organization. The Texas Tech athletic media guides and game programs have been transferred to fill in gaps within those two areas. The Texas Football magazines have been transferred to Technical Processing.

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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)
Price, J. R.
Subjects (Organizations)
Saddle Tramps (Lubbock, Tex.)
Subjects
Texas Technological College--Basketball
Texas Tech University--Football
Texas Tech University--Students--Social life and customs
Texas Tech University--Societies, etc.

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Related Material

J. R. Price Collection (Texas Rangers Baseball Memorabilia), 1993-2002

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

J. R. Price Collection, 1968-1993, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
2005-0152-B and 2012-0212-B

Gifts, 2005 and 2012

Processed by

Lynn Whitfield, September 2005

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Collection Inventory

 

Memorabilia

box
1 Miscellaneous
Cancelled stamped envelope- NCAA Final Four Atlanta 1993 Texas Tech 84 Ohio State 82, April 28, 1993
Cancelled stamped envelope- Texas Tech Lady Raiders NCAA National Champs (2 copies), April 28, 1993
Cancelled stamped envelope- Buddy Holly 'That'll Be the Day,' June 16, 1993
Notebook containing Saddle Tramps pledge books, memos, certificate, etc., 1968 and undated
Memorabilia cards/IDs for Rick Price the Saddle Tramps and a Texas Tech basketball game, 1968-1986
Memorabilia - 2 packs of the Lady Raiders 1993 Championship cards, 4 Texas Tech clickers, 9 Texas Tech related buttons, and 1 Texas Tech lighter, 1993 and undated
box
1 Photographs
Saddle Tramps portraits, 1968
Saddle Tramps portraits, 1969
box
1 Tickets
23 TTU sports tickets
box
1 Towels
Red towel- "Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Texas Tech Football, Cotton Pickin Raiders, Rowdy Rag," 1991
Black towel- "Rowdy Rag Six, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal," undated
Red towel- "Rowdy Rag! V, Texas Tech Red Raiders Football, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal," 1992
box
2 Miscellaneous
Saddle Tramp plaque composed of three parts linked together by chain; two of the chains linking the Double T is broken, 1969
Saddle Tramp plaque composed of three parts linked together by chain, 1969
Saddle Tramp bell, undated
box
3 Soda Bottles
One intact 6-pack of Coca Cola glass bottles with Texas Tech logos for the Lady Raiders Championship win, 1993
One intact 6-pack of Dr. Pepper glass bottles with Texas Tech logos, 1994
folder
1 Oversized
Wooden, painted Double T signed by the Saddle Tramps Pledge Class, Spring 1969
Dirk West poster of Raider Red on horseback, undated

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