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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

University of Texas Arlington

Robert L. Williamson Papers:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Williamson, Robert L., 1922-1975.
Title: Robert L. Williamson Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1948-1975
Identification: AR197
Extent: 8 boxes (3.125 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Associate professor of history at the University of Texas at Arlington from 1963 until his death.

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Scope and Contents

Correspondence, research and class notes, vita, manuscripts, essays, term papers, poems, speeches, articles, clippings, photograph, and prints. Correspondents include Walter Prescott Webb, Joe B. Frantz, and Chester V. Kielman as well as colleagues, friends, students, and family. Research notes center on William Becknell, John B. Jones, and U.S. history, especially frontier life. Also included are clippings about Walter Prescott Webb, reprints of articles by him, and programs and information concerning the Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures at UT Arlington.

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Organization

The papers are organized in arranged alphabetically by subject. Within each category, records are in chronological order.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Williamson, Robert L., 1922-1975--Archives.
Webb, Walter Prescott, 1888-1963--Correspondence.
Frantz, Joe Bertram, 1917- --Correspondence.
Organizations
University of Texas at Arlington--Faculty--Archives.
Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures.
Subjects
College teachers--Texas.
Places
United States--History--Sources.
Document Types
Letters--Texas.
Alternate Titles
University Archives.

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Related Material

AR192: Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures. Note especially the article by Williamson entitled, "The Muzzle-Loading Rifle: Frontier Tool", in Myres, Sandra L., et al, Essays on the American West .

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Separated Material

Books and Other Print Materials Separated from the Papers


  • The American Nation Nation - A History, edited by A. B. Hart (27 volumes), various authors (Harper & Brothers, N. Y.: 1904-1908).
  • History of the United States, James Ford Rhodes, Volumes III, IV, V, VII and VIII (Mcmillan Company, N. Y.: 1906-1919).
  • The McKinley and Roosevelt Administrations, 1897-1909, James Ford Rhodes (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1922).
  • The Westward Movement: A Short History, Kent Ladd Steckmesser (McGraw-Hill, N. Y.: 1969).
  • Society and Thought in Modern America, Harvey Wish, Vol. I (Longmans, Green and Co., N. Y.: 1961).
  • Society and Thought in Modern America, Harvey Wish, Vol. II (David McKay Company, Inc., N. Y.: 1962).
  • The Growth of American Thought, Merle Curti (Harper & Brothers, N. Y.: 1943).
  • The United States: From Wilderness to World Power, Ralph Volney Harlow (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, N. Y.: 1964).
  • The American Democracy: Its Rise to Power, Dexter Perkins and Glyndon G. Van Deusen (Macmillan Company, N. Y.: 1964).
  • Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln by Distinguished Men of His Time, Allen Thorndike Rice, editor (North American Review, N. Y.: 1889)
  • Fighting the Traffic in Young Girls or War on the White Slave Trade, Ernest A. Bell, et al (no publisher given: 1910).
  • The Sea of Grass, Conrad Richter (World Publishing Company, Cleveland: 1946).
  • History of England from the Accession of James II, Thomas Babington Macaulay, 5 volumes (Estes and Lauriat, Boston: no date).
  • Encyclopedia of American History, Richard B. Morris, editor (Harper & Brothers, N. Y.: 1953).
  • The Panama Canal, Frederic J. Haskin (Doubleday, Page and Company, N. Y.: 1913).
  • Autobiography of a Curmudgeon, Harold L. Ickes (Reynal & Hitchcock, N. Y.: 1943).
  • United States in War with Spain and the History of Cuba, Trumball White (International Publishing Company, Chicago: 1898).
  • The Martial Spirit, Walter Millis (Literary Guild of America: 1931).
  • Texas Sheepman: The Reminiscences of Robert Maudslay, Winifred Kupper, editor (University of Texas at Austin Press: 1971).
  • Wilson: Campaigns for Progressivism and Peace 1916-1917, Arthus S. Link (Princeton University Press: 1965).
  • The History of the United States, Oscar Handlin, 2 volumes (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, N. Y.: 1967).
  • A History of Civilization, Arthur J. May, Vol. II (Scribner's, N. Y.: 1964).
  • A History of England, Frederick George Marcham (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1950).
  • The National Experience: A History of the United States, various authors, second edition (Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., N. Y.: 1963).
  • The National Experience: A History of the United States, various authors, first edition (Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., N. Y.: 1963).
  • The Growth of the United States, Ralph Volney Harlow, 2 volumes (Henry Holt and Company, N. Y.: 1943).
  • The American Nation, John D. Hicks (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1945).
  • Paris Peace Conference, 1946 - Selected Documents (U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington. Department of State Publication Number 2868, Conference Series 103).
  • The Growth of the American Republic, Samuel Eliot Morison and Henry Steele Commager, Volume II (Oxford University Press, N. Y.: 1942).
  • The Constitutional History of the United States 1776-1826, Homer Carey Hockett (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1948).
  • The Story of Medicine, Kenneth Walker (Oxford University Press, N. Y.: 1955).
  • Growth of the American Republic, Samuel Eliot Morison and Henry Steele Commager, 2 volumes, fifth edition (Oxford University Press, N. Y.: 1962).
  • The Federal Union, various authors, fourth edition (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1964).
  • The Tragic Era: The Revolution After Lincoln, Claude G. Bowers (Literary Guild of America, Inc.,: 1929).
  • A History of the Old South, Clement Eaton (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1949).
  • Life and Labor in the Old South, Ulrich Bonnell Phillips (Little, Brown and Company: 1944).
  • Puro Mexicano, J. Frank Dobie, editor (Texas Folk-Lore Society, Austin: 1935).
  • Frontier and Pioneer Recollections of Early Days in San Antonio and West Texas, Vinton Lee James (Artes Graficas, San Antonio: 1938).
  • A Ranger of Commerce or 52 Years on the Road, Howard W. Peak (Naylor, San Antonio: 1929).
  • U. S. Expansionism: The Imperialist Urge in the 1890's, David Healy (University of Wisconsin Press: 1970).
  • A History of American Democracy, various authors, third edition (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1966).
  • War, Politics and Reconstruction, Henry Clay Warmoth (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1930).
  • McClellan, Sherman and Grant, T. Harry Williams (Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, N. J.: 1962).
  • The Rise of American Economic Life, Arthur Cecil Bining, third edition (Charles Scribner's Sons, N. Y.: 1955).
  • The Federal Union: A History of the United States to 1877, John D. Hicks, third edition (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1957).
  • The Federal Union: A History of the United States from 1865 to the Present, John D. Hicks, third edition (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1958).
  • The Democratic Heritage: A History of the United States, Arthur S. Link and Stanley Cohen (Ginn and Company, Waltham, Massachusetts: 1971)
  • Readings in European History Since 1814, Johnathan F. Scott and Alexander Baltzly (F. S. Crofts & Company, N. Y.: 1946).
  • American Economic History, Harold Underwood Faulkner, fifth edition (Harper & Brothers, N. Y.: 1943).
  • Rise of the American Republic, John Richard Alden (Harper Row, N. Y.: 1963).
  • The American Political Mind, Francis Graham Wilson (McGraw-Hill, N. Y.: 1949).
  • The Secession Movement in Alabama, Clarence Phillips Denman (Alabama State Department of Archives and History, Montgomery: 1933).
  • Western Civilizations, Their History and Their Culture, Edward McNall Burns (W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., N. Y.: 1954).
  • The American People, various authors, Volume I (D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., Princeton, N. J.: 1962).
  • American Social and Political History, Harold Underwood Faulker (Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., N. Y.: 1957).
  • The American Southwest: Its People and Cultures, Lynn I. Perrigo (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, N. Y.: 1971).
  • Bounty and Donation Land Grants of Texas 1835-1888, Thomas Lloyd Miller (University of Texas Press, Austin: 1967).
  • The Frontier Experience: Readings in the Trans-Mississippi West, Robert V. Hine and Edwin R. Bingham, editors (Wadsworth Publishing Company, Belmont, California: 1963).
  • An Apache Campaign in the Sierra Madre, John G. Bourke (introduction by J. Frank Dobie), (Charles Scribners Sons, N. Y.: 1958).
  • The Cowboy Reader, Lon Tinkle and Allen Maxwell, editors (Longmans, Green and Company, N. Y.: 1959).
  • Texas: A History, Seymour V. Connor (Thomas Y. Crowell, N. Y.: 1971).
  • Adventures with a Texas Naturalist, Roy Bedicheck (Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, N. Y.: 1947).
  • Early Texas Verse 1835-1850, Philip Graham, editor (Steck Company, Austin: 1936).
  • The Stream of American History, Leland D. Baldwin, fourth edition (Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, N. Y.: 1969).
  • History of the United States of America from the Earliest Period to the Present Time, Taliaferro Preston Shaffner, editor, Volume II (London Printing and Publishing Company: no date given).
  • Reports of Explorations and Surveys to Ascertain the…Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, Volume III, U. S. War Department (Washington: 1856).
  • Reports of Exploration and Surveys to Ascertain the…Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, Book I, Volume XIII, U. S. War Department (Washington: 1860).
  • Reports of Exploration and Surveys to Ascertain the…Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, Volume I, U. S. War Department (Washington: 1855).
  • The Golden Age of American Law, Charles M. Haar, editor (George Braziller, N. Y.: 1965).
  • Casebook in American Business History, N. S. B. Gras and Henrietta M. Larson (Appleton-Century Crofts, Inc., N. Y.: 1939).
  • A Popular History of the United States, William Cullen Bryant and Sydney Howard Gay, Volume I (Charles Scribner's Sons, N. Y.: 1878)
  • A Popular History of the United States, William Cullen Bryant and Sydney Howard Gay, Volume II (Scribner's, N. Y.: 1878).
  • A Short History of the American West, Joseph A. Stout, Jr., and Odie B. Faulk (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1974).
  • The Awakening of American Nationalism 1815-1828, George Dangerfield (Harper Torchbooks, N. Y.: 1965).
  • The Rise of the West 1754-1830, Francis S. Philbrick (Harper Torchbooks, N. Y.: 1966).
  • To Mexico with Taylor and Scott 1845-1847, Grady McWhiney, Sue McWhiney, editors (Blaisdell Publishing Company, Waltham, Massachusetts: 1969).
  • The Mormons: Their Westward Trek, no author designated (Utah Printing Company, Salt Lake City, Utah: 1968).
  • Cattle Brands of Texas, foreword by Wayne Gard (First National Bank in Dallas: no date given).
  • The Day of the Cattleman, Ernest Staples Osgood (University of Chicago Press: 1966).
  • The Spanish Borderlands Frontier 1513-1821, John Francis Bannon (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, N. Y.: 1970).
  • Southwest: Three Peoples in Geographical Change 1600-1970, D. W. Meinig (Oxford University Press, N. Y.: 1971).
  • Commerce of the Prairies, Josiah Gregg (Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., N. Y.: 1970).
  • Readings in American History to 1877, Glyndon G. Van Deusen and Herbert J. Bass, editors, Volume I (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1968).
  • Readings in American History since 1865, Glyndon G. Van Deusen and Herbert J. Bass, editors, Volume II (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1968).
  • Instructor's Manual to Highlights of American History by James F. Wickens (Rand McNally & Company, Chicago: 1973).
  • Highlights of American History: Glimpses of the Past, James F. Wickens, Volume II (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1973).
  • Builders of American Institutions, Frank Freidel, Norman Pollack, Robert Crunden, editors, Volume I (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1972).
  • The Fiber of Democracy, William E. Brigman, John S. Vanderoef, editors (Canfield Press, San Francisco, California: 1970).
  • The Social Fabric: American Life from 1607 to the Civil War, John H. Cary and Julius Weinberg, editors (Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1975).
  • The Social Fabric: American Life from the Civil War to the Present, John H. Cary, Julius Weinberg, editors (Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1975).
  • The American Pageant, Thomas A. Bailey, Volume I (D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1966).
  • Understanding the American Experience, James M. Banner, Jr., Sheldon Hackney, Barton J. Bernstein, editors (Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, Inc., N. Y.: 1973). VOLUME I
  • Understanding the American Experience, James M. Banner, Jr., Sheldon Hackney, Barton J. Bernstein, editors (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., N. Y.: 1973). VOLUME II
  • Readings in American History, John S. Ezell, Gilbert C. Fite, Joe B. Frantz, editors, Volume I - 1492-1865 (Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1964).
  • Readings in American History, John S. Ezell, Gilbert C. Fite, Robert S. Cotner, editors, Volume II - 1865 to the Present (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1964).
  • American History: A Survey, Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel, Volume I??? To 1877 (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., N. Y.: 1971).
  • American History: A Survey, Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel, Volume II: Since 1865 (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., N. Y.: 1971).
  • The Impact of Science on Society, Bertrand Russell (Simon and Schuster, N. Y.: 1953).
  • Portrait of America, Stephen B. Oates, editor, Volume II (Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1973).
  • The Far Western Frontier 1830-1860, Ray A. Billington (Harper Torchbooks, N. Y.: 1962).
  • Perspectives in Western Civilization, William L. Langer, editor (American Heritage Publishing Company, Inc., N. Y.: 1972).
  • Leading Constitutional Decisions, Robert E. Cushman (Appleton-Century-Crofts, N. Y.: 1963).
  • The American Past, Sidney Fine and Gerald S. Brown, editors, Volume I, second edition (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1965).
  • Instructor's Manual to Accompany Rise of the American Republic by John R. Alden, prepared by Clyde R. Ferguson (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1963).
  • Francis Bacon, Philosopher of Industrial Science, Benjamin Farrington (Collier Books, N. Y.: 1961).
  • Instructor's Manual for The Essentials of American History, Salvatore LaGumina, compiler (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., N. Y.: 1972).
  • Highlights of American History: Glimpses of the Past, James F. Wickens, Volume I (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1973).
  • Instructor's Manual to Accompany From These Beginnings by Roderick Nash, prepared by James S. Joslyn (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1973).
  • The Lonely Crowd, David Riesman with Nathan Glazer and Reuel Denney (Yale University Press, New Haven, Conn.: 1962).
  • The Government and Politics of Texas, Clifton McCleskey, fourth edition (Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1972).
  • The American Spirit, Thomas A. Bailey, editor, Volume I (D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1968).
  • The American Spirit, Thomas A. Bailey, editor, Volume II (D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1968).
  • The Study of American History, various authors, Volume I (Dushkin Publishing Group, Inc., Guilford, Conn.: 1974).
  • The Study of American History, various authors, Volume II (Dushkin Publishing Group, Inc., Guilford, Conn.: 1974).
  • American History 1600 to the Present: Source Readings, Neil Harris, David J. Rothman, Stephan Thernstrom (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., N. Y.: 1969).
  • A History of American Democracy, John D. Hicks, George E. Mowry, Robert E. Burke, Volume I: To 1877 (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1970).
  • A History of American Democracy, John D. Hicks, George E. Mowry, Robert E. Burke, Volume II: Since 1860 (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1970).
  • The American Past, Sidney Fine and Gerald S. Brown, editors, Volume I (Macmillan Company, N. Y.: 1963).
  • Portrait of America Stephen B. Oates, editor, Volume I (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1973).
  • America: A History of the People, Richard B. Morris, William Greenleaf, Robert H. Ferrell, Volume I (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1971).
  • America: A History of the People Richard B. Morris, William Greenleaf, Robert H. Ferrell, Volume II (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1971).
  • A History of the American People, Norman A. Graebner, Gilbert C. Fite, Philip L. White, Volume I, second edition (McGraw-Hill, N. Y.: 1975).
  • Historical Viewpoints: Notable Articles from American Heritage, John A. Garraty, editor (American Heritage Publishing Company, Inc., N. Y.: 1971).
  • A Synopsis of American History, Charles Sellers, Henry May, Neil R. McMillen, third edition (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1974).
  • A Synopsis of American History Charles Sellers, Henry May, Neil R. McMillen, Volume One - Through Reconstruction, third edition (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1974).
  • A Synopsis of American History, Charles Sellers, Henry May, Neil R. McMillen, Volume Two - Since the Civil War, third edition (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1974).
  • Great Basin Kingdom: Economic History of the Latter Day Saints 1830-1900, Leonard J. Arrington (University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln: 1968).
  • American History: A Survey, Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel, Volume I, fourth edition (Alfred A. Knopf, N. Y.: 1975).
  • American History: A Survey, Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel, Volume II, fourth edition (Alfred A. Knopf, N. Y.: 1975).
  • America: A Portrait in History, David Burner, Robert D. Marcus, Emily S. Rosenberg, Volume I (Prentice-Hall, Inc., N. J.: 1974).
  • Words That Made American History, Richard N. Current, John A. Garraty and Julius Weinberg, editors, Volume I. third edition (Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1972).
  • Historical Viewpoints: Notable Articles from American Heritage, John A. Garraty, editor, Volume Two, second edition (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1975).
  • The Encyclopedia of American History, various authors (Dushkin Publishing Group, Inc., Guilford, Conn.: 1973).
  • Retracing Our Steps: Studies in Documents from the American Past, Myron A. Marty, H. Theodore Finkelston, editors, Volume I (Canfield Press, San Francisco, California: 1972).
  • Race and Politics, James A. Rawley (L. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia: 1969).
  • The Sweep of American History, Robert R. Jones and Gustav L. Seligmann, Jr., editors, Volume I, second edition (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., N. Y.: 1974).
  • The Sweep of American History, Robert R. Jones and Gustav L. Seligmann, Jr., editors, Volume II, second edition (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., N. Y.: 1974).
  • The Causes of the Civil War, Kenneth M. Stampp, editor (Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: 1959).
  • Europe in the Nineteenth Century, Eugene N. Anderson, Stanley J. Pincetl, Jr., Donald S. Ziegler, Volume 2: 1870-1914 (Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Indianapolis: 1961).
  • Tudor England, S. T. Bindoff (Penguin Books, Baltimore: 1959).
  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to American History, Ari and Olive Hoogenboom, editors, Volume I (Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: 1973).
  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to American History, Ari and Olive Hoogenboom, editors, Volume II (Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: 1973).
  • To Be an Indian, Joseph H. Cash and Herbert T. Hoover, editors (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., N. Y.: 1971).
  • A Student's Guide to History, Jules R. Benjamin (St. Martin's Press, N. Y.: 1975).
  • American Social History Before 1860, Gerald N. Grob (Appleton-Century-Crofts, N. Y.: 1970).
  • The American Democratic Tradition: A History, Arthur A. Ekirch, Jr. (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1963).
  • Test Items to Accompany The National Experience…By Blum, Catton, Schlesinger, Stampp and Woodward, prepared by David H. Fischer (Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., N. Y.: 1962).
  • Instructor's Manual to Accompany Graebner, Fite, White - A History of the American People, J. Milton Nance (McGraw-Hill, N. Y.: 1970).
  • Conflict or Consensus in Early American History, Allen F. Davis, Harold D. Woodman, editors (D. C. Heath and Company: 1968).
  • Conflict or Consensus in Modern American History, Allen F. Davis, Harold D. Woodman, editors (D. C. Heath and Company: 1968).
  • America Personified: Portraits from History, Robert D. Marcus, David Burner, editors, Volume I (St. Martin's Press, N. Y.: 1974).
  • America Personified: Portraits from History, Robert D. Marcus, David Burner, editors, Volume II (St. Martin's Press, N. Y.: 1974).
  • Industrial America: The Environment and Social Problems 1865-1920, H. Wayne Morgan (Rand McNally, Chicago: 1974).
  • Plainville, U. S. A., James West (Columbia University Press, N. Y.: 1961).
  • Documents of American History, Henry Steele Commager, editor, Volume II: Since 1898 (Appleton-Century-Crofts, N.Y.: 1968).
  • Historical Viewpoints: Notable Articles from American Heritage, John A. Garraty, editor, Volume One: to 1877 (Harper & Row: 1975).
  • Probing America's Past, Thomas A. Bailey, Volume I (D. C. Heath and Company, Lexington, Massachusetts: 1973).
  • Probing America's Past, Thomas A. Bailey, Volume II (D. C. Heath and Company, Lexington, Massachusetts: 1973).
  • Student's Review Manual for John A. Garraty The American Nation…to 1877, Ellen Howell Myers (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1975).
  • Student's Review Manual for John A. Garraty The American Nation…Since 1865, Ellen Howell Myers (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1975).
  • Study Guide to Accompany The American Nation by John A. Garraty, prepared by Philip H. Jordan, Jr. (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1966).
  • Instructor's Manual to John A. Garraty The American Nation, prepared by Roger Davis (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1975).
  • The American Pageant Quiz Book, Thomas A. Bailey (D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1966).
  • The American Pageant Quiz Book, Thomas A. Bailey (D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1966). Identical to 163.
  • The American Nation, Thomas A. Bailey, Volume II (D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1966).
  • Recent America, Sidney Fine, editor (Macmillan, N. Y.: 1962).
  • The Long Death: The Last Days of the Plains Indians, Ralph K. Andrist (Collier Books, N. Y.: 1969).
  • Virgin Land: The American West as Symbol and Myth, Henry Nash Smith (Vintage Books, N. Y.: 1962).
  • The Indian and the White Man, Wilcomb E. Washburn, editor (Anchor Books, N. Y.: 1964).
  • Andrew Jackson, Robert V. Remini (Perennial Library, N. Y.: 1969).
  • The Black West, William Loren Katz (Anchor Books, N. Y.: 1973).
  • The American West in the Twentieth Century, Gerald D. Nash (Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: 1973).
  • A Documentary History of the Mexican Americans, Wayne Moquin, Charles Van Doren, editors (Praeger Publishers, N. Y.: 1972).
  • Occupied America: The Chicano's Struggle Toward Liberation, Rodolfo Acuna (Canfield Press, San Francisco, California: 1972).
  • The Urban Frontier: Pioneer Life in Early Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Lexington, Louisville and St. Louis, Richard C. Wade (University of Chicago Press: 1972).
  • Working with the Study of American History, compiled by Carolyn J. Kuhn and Michael Burlingame, Volume I (Dushkin Publishing Group, Inc., Guilford, Connecticut: 1974).
  • Working with the Study of American History, compiled by Carolyn J. Kuhn, Volume II (Dushkin Publishing Group, Inc., Guiltford, Connecticut: 1974).
  • The Last Best Hope: A History of the United States, Forrest McDonald, Leslie E. Decker, Thomas P. Govan, Volume I: To 1885 (Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Reading, Massachusetts: 1972).
  • The American Nation: A History of the United States Since 1865, John A. Garraty (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1975).
  • America: A Portrait in History, David Burner, Robert D. Marcus, Emily S. Rosenberg (Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: 1974).
  • The Essentials of American History, Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel (Alfred A. Knopf, N. Y.: 1972).
  • Outline of the Library of Congress Classification (Washington: 1962 reprint).
  • Instructor's Manual for A Synopsis of American History Third Edition (Sellers, May, McMillen), prepared by Neil R. McMillen (Rand McNally, Chicago: no date).
  • Instructor's Manual to Accompany A Short History of American Democracy Second Edition by John D. Hicks, George E. Mowry, prepared by George E. Mowry and Harry D. Berg (Houghton Mifflin, Boston: 1956).
  • How to Study History, Norman F. Cantor and Richard I. Schneider (Thomas Y. Crowell Company, N. Y.: 1967).
  • The Americans, Henry F. Bedford, Trevor Colbourn, Part One (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., N. Y.: 1972).
  • The Americans, Henry F. Bedford, Trevor Colbourn, Part Two (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., N. Y.: 1972).
  • The Truman-McArthur Controversy, Richard Lowitt (Rand McNally and Company, Chicago: 1967).
  • A Lecture Outline and Notebook for U. S. History 1865 to the Present, Dr. Otis A. Singletary (McCitchan Publishing Company, Berkeley, California: 1958).
  • Test Bank to Accompany John A. Garraty's A Short History of the American Nation and The American Nation (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1974).
  • Student Guide to Accompany the American Nation…by John A. Garraty, prepared by Philip H. Jordan, Jr. (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1966).
  • Student Guide to Accompany The American Nation, John B. Duff and John A. Garraty, Second Edition (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1971).
  • Instructor's Manual to Accompany The American Nation A History of the United States by John A. Garraty, prepared by Philip H. Jordan, Jr., with Patrick J. Abbazia (Harper & Row, N. Y.: 1966).
  • American Petroleum Quarterly, Centennial Issue (American Petroleum Institute, N. Y.: 1959).
  • Vermont Life, Spring, 1959, Vol. XIII, Number 3.
  • Tobacco - A Vital U. S. Industry (Tobacco Institute, Inc., Washington, D. C.: no date.)
  • The American West, November 1974, Volume XI, Number 6.
  • American Expansion: A Book of Maps, Randall D. Sale and Edwin D. Karn (Dorsey Press, Inc., Homewood, Illinois: 1962).
  • Small manila envelope marked "Mitchel's Map" containing folded map.
  • Graphic History of the Americas, Theodore R. Miller (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., N. Y.: 1969).

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Lil Williamson, 1976.

Citation

Robert L. Williamson Papers, AR197, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

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Container List

 

Box Folder
1 1 American Democracy, a Short History of - notes, pp. 1-170
2 American Soldier Prints - dating 1781 - 1960 with explanatory notes
3 Becknell, William - research notes
4 Becknell, William - research notes, continued
5 Becknell, William - correspondence concerning research, Feb. 1975
photocopied material, miscellaneous notes and paper on Becknell
6 Bedichek, Roy, June 27, 1959
articles in The Texas Observer,
7 Bibliography #1 - cards, Anderson - Wright
8 Bibliography #2 - cards, Abbott - Lomax
9 Bibliography #2, continued - cards, Loomis - Young
Box Folder
2 1 Bibliography #3, - cards, Abbott - Myres
2 Bibliography #3, continued - cards, Nadeau - Young
3 Bibliography #4 - cards, Adams - Young
4 Correspondence Received, Oct. 1948 - Aug. 1963
5 Correspondence Received, Jan. 1963 - Dec. 1966
6 Correspondence Received, Jan. 1967 - Nov. 1970
7 Correspondence Received Jan. 1971 - Dec. 1974
8 Correspondence Received, 1975
Box Folder
3 1 Correspondence Sent, Sept. 1954 - Aug. 1963
2 Correspondence Sent, Sept. 1963 - Nov. 1974
3 Correspondence Sent, 1975
4 Essays and Term Papers, 1948-1958
5 Essays, Poems, and Miscellaneous Writings, undated
6 Family Newsclipping, Dec. 16, 1952
7 "Fire on the Frontier" - paper written by Williamson
8 "Frontier Living" - notes; note card chronology and index A-H
9 "Frontier Living" - notes; index I-R
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4 1 "Frontier Living" - notes; index, S-Z
2 "Frontier Living" - notes; note cards, nos. 1 - 205
3 "Frontier Living" - notes; note cards, nos. 206 - 389
4 "Frontier Living" - notes; note cards, nos. 390-482, and biographical data related to subjects concerned with Rifles
5 "Frontier Living" - notes, note cards, unnumbered
6 ""Sam Houston's Tragic Marriage"" - photocopied article from The Nashville Tennessean by Louise Davis
7 History 2311 - U.S. History to 1865 - notes, part 1, pgs. 1 - 49A
8 History 2311 - U.S. History to 1865 - notes, Part 1, supplemental, pp. 1-51
9 History 2311 - U.S. History to 1865 - notes, Part 2; pp. 1-76, pp. 171 - 250
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5 1 History 2311 - U.S. History to 1865 - notes, pp. 1-150
2 History 2311 - U.S. History to 1865 - Test questions on cards, multiple choice questions
3 History 2312 - U.S. History, from 1866 to present - notes, Part 1, supplemental, pp. 48-137; chapters 14-22
4 History 2312 - U.S. History from 1866 to present test questions, test #1, multiple choice, true-false
5 History 2312 - U.S. History from 1866 to present; Test questions, test #2, true-false
6 History 2312 - U.S. History from 1866 to present, test questions, test #3, multiple choice and true-false
7 History Notes - unidentified
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6 1 History Notes, continued
2 ""The Muzzle - Loading Rifle"," lecture given by R.L. Williamson, for Webb Lectures
3 Poems
4 Reprints and Miscellany
5 Rifles and Society - notes on The American West; typewritten & handwritten notes; photocopied articles
6 Team - Teacher System - Newsclippings, 1967
photograph
7 Texas Labor Collection - notes, information about UTA's Labor Collection, Newsclipping, 1967
8 Thesis Notes - correspondence of major John B. Jones, & miscellaneous material about frontier battalions
9 Thesis Notes - continued
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7 1 Trivia - notes; and photocopied material
2 Vita - Resume & photostatic copy of college transcripts
3 Webb Lectures - information concerning lectures, programs for 1967 - 1969 & 1973; newsclippings, 1967-1968; speech
4 Webb Memorabilia - correspondence with W.P. Webb, Aug. 1954-July 1963
newsclippings 1963, 1967; pamphlet on "The Texas Ranger"; reprints of articles written by Webb
Box
OS146 Color Prints Depicting Army Life, 1776 - 1951
Extent (13 U. S. Army posters)

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