University of Texas, Alexander Architectural Archive

Roy E. Graham papers,

1962-1984



Collection Summary

Creator Graham, Roy E., 1946
Title Roy E. Graham papers
Dates 1962-1984
Abstract The bulk of this material relates to the Graham's publication on Texas historic forts, circa 1968.
Quantity 1.25 linear feet manuscript material, 5 photostats, 52 black and white photographic prints, 1 black and white contact sheet, 24 black and white negatives
Repository: Alexander Architectural Archive, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Biographical Sketch of Roy Eugene Graham (1946- )

Roy Graham recieved his Bachelors in Architectural Engineering from Louisiana State University and Masters of Architectural History from the University of Virginia. While at University of Virginia he was an instructor in residential architecture and was employed as Architectural Coordinator and Campus Planner. Graham worked for several architectural firms: Grigg, Wood, Browne, and Laramore, in Charlottesville and Alexandria, Virginia; Randle Hand in Shreveport, Louisiana; and Butler and Dobson in Natchitoches, Louisiana. Roy Graham taught at the University of Texas School of Architecture from circa 1964-1984.


Scope and Content of the collection

The bulk of this collection pertains to Graham's publication Texas Historic Forts; Architectural Research. A Report Submitted to the Parks and Wildlife Department of the State of Texas, circa 1968. Materials include administrative records, correspondence, manuscript drafts, notes and illustrations.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Access is by appointment only to any serious scholar.

Restrictions on Use

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Texas as the owner of the collection. For more information please see the Alexander Architectural Archive's Use Policy.


Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the University of Texas Online Catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings
Creators (persons):
Graham, Roy Eugene, 1946
Subjects:
Military bases -- Texas.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration
Fort Leaton (Tex.)
Fort McKavett (Tex.)
Fort Lancaster (Tex.)
Fort Griffin (Tex.)
Fort Richardson (Tex.)
University of Texas School of Architecture -- Faculty
Document types:
Manuscripts for publication
Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Roy E. Graham papers, Alexander Architectural Archive, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin

Processing Information

Paper processed by: Donna Coates, Fall 2008


References to works by Roy E. Graham

Progressive Preservation; A Guide to the Understanding and Implementation of the Preservation of Historical Architecture in Texas, Austin: Graduate Program in Community and Regional Planning, University of Texas at Austin, 1972.

Texas Historic Forts; Architectural Research. A report submitted to the Parks and Wildlife Dept. of the State of Texas by the School of Architecture, the University of Texas at Austin. Austin: [Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept., 1968?]


Detailed Description of the Collection

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

 

Series A: Faculty Papers, 1968-1984

box folder
1 1 Administrative and course materials
2 Correspondence



 

Series B: Texas Historic Forts, 1965-1968

Series Abstract
This series pertains to Graham's 1968 publication Texas Historic Forts; Architectural Research. A Report Submitted to the Parks and Wildlife Department of the State of Texas. Materials include administrative records, correspondence, manuscript drafts, notes and illustrations.
Administrative records and introduction
box folder
3 1 Contracts and financial records
box folder
1 3 Correspondence, 1968
4 Project description
5 Interviews [list]
6 Introduction, typed drafts
box folder
3 2 Introduction, drafts
3 Building Design, drafts
box folder
1 7 Photographic material
8 Reference files
Part I: Fort Leaton
box folder
1 9 Correspondence, 1968
box folder
3 4 Drafts, handwritten
box folder
1 10 Drafts
11 Illustrations
12 Reference files
Part II: Fort McKavett
box folder
1 13 Correspondence, 1968
box folder
3 5 Drafts and notes
box folder
1 14 Drafts
15 Illustrations
16 Reference files
Part III: Fort Lancaster
box folder
2 1 Correspondence, 1965-1968
box folder
3 6 Drafts and notes
box folder
2 2 Drafts
3 Illustrations
4 Reference files
Part IV: Fort Griffin
box folder
2 5 Correspondence, 1968
6 Drafts
7 Drafts and notes
box folder
3 7 Drafts and notes
box folder
2 8 Illustrations
9 Reference files
Part V: Fort Richardson
box folder
2 10 Correspondence, 1968
11 Drafts
12 Reference files
box folder
3 8 Drafts
9 Evaluation report and notes
10 Thesis: Fort Richardson and the Northwest Frontier by Patsy McCloud Lorenz, June 1963
11 Illustrations