University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Harwood P. Hinton Collection, 1874-1995



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hinton, Harwood P.
Title: Harwood P. Hinton Collection
Dates: 1874-1995
Extent: 90 ft.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Harwood P. Hinton was a professor of history at the University of Arizona from 1961 to 1989. He received his BA from the University of Texas at Austin in 1949, an MA from Columbia University in 1955 and a PhD from the University of Wisconsin in 1960. He was also an author/editor for books and publications such as Arizona and the West. Hinton’s books include History of the Cattlemen of Texas and Thurber, Texas: Life and Death of a Coal Company Town. He also authored numerous book reviews and articles. Hinton is a member of the board of editors of the Western Historical Quarterly, a life member of the Texas State Historical Association, and a member of the Organization of American Historians and the Western History Association.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of magazines, dissertations, correspondence and oral history interviews relating to the history of Arizona and the American West. Also included is a District Court ledger from Hays County, Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Use of audio material by appointment only; please contact sound archivist.

Use Restrictions

No restrictions on use.


Index Terms

Hinton, Harwood P., 1927-
Green, E. J. L.
Organization of American Historians
Western History Association
Bills of sale--Texas--Hays County
Deeds--Texas--Hays County
District Courts--Texas--Hays County
Land titles--Registration and transfer--Texas--Hays County
Mortgages--Texas--Hays County
Power of attorney--Texas--Hays County
Arizona--History
Hays County (Tex.)--History Sources
Texas--History--1846-1950--Sources
United States--History--Sources

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harwood P. Hinton Collection, 1874-1995, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4M613 Ledger from District Court of Hays County, Texas, record of deeds, mortgages, bills of sale, powers of attorney and transfers of land certificates, made by District Court Clerk E. J. L. Green, June 27, 1874-February 28, 1880
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4M701 Western Historical Association: conferences, correspondence
Organization of American Historians
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4M702 Oral history interviews [reel-to-reel magnetic tapes]
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4M703 Student papers never published
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4M705 National Association and Center for Outlaw and Lawman History: newsletters and other publications
Mescalero Apache photographs
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4M706 Department of History, University of Arizona
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4M707 Files
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4M708 Thurber, Texas
Jacobs collection, 1870s-1880s
Photocopies
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4M709 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel- tapes, many formats and topics]
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4M710 Student papers
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4M711 Aunt Ermin Puyear Snyder diaries, 1920s
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4M712 San Saba cassettes, 1988-1990
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4M713 Oral history interviews [cassette tapes], 1980s-1990s
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4M714 Sound recordings [magnetic tapes]
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4M716 Sound recordings [cassette tapes: oral history?]
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4M717 Guide to the J. Evetts Haley History Center in Midland, Texas, including references to the Hinton West Texas Collection on pp. 62-63
Harwood Hinton's personal vita [inside front cover of Haley Center Guide]
Files:
Arizona-Valubla
Correspondence, American West
Early Texas
Guides (Texas)
Sabbatical, 1980
Reader’s Encyclopedia
Palo Alto, May 8-10, 1996
Book reviews
Book Club of Texas, 1990-1994
Carstensen student survey
Book Club of Texas, 1995
Palo Alto site plan
Book club, 1997
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4M718 A & W photographs
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4M719 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel tapes]
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4M720 Student papers
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4M721 Sound recordings [cassette tapes], fall 1990
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4M722 Oral history interviews [reel-to-reel magnetic tapes]
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4M723 Sound recordings [audio tapes]
Photographic materials [videotapes]
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4M724 Sound recordings [cassette tapes]
Files [unlabeled]
Photographic material [unlabeled]
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4M725 Oral history interviews [reel-to-reel magnetic tapes]
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4M727 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel and cassette tapes], 1980s
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4M728 Student papers
Lincoln County war files [Oversized materials separated]
University of Arizona committees
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4M729 ID Chisom
KID
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4M730 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel tapes]
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4M731 Sound recordings [cassette tapes]
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4M733 HH files
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4M734 University of Arizona: miscellaneous office files
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4M735 HH files
Texas Outlaws, 1918
Beef contracts: trailing
MacArthur MA, 1918
Coggin Parks ID
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4M736 Student papers
HH files
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4M737 University of Arizona: miscellaneous office files
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4M738 HH files: Personnel and Travel
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4M739 Arizona Historical Commission files
“Arizona and the West” office files
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4M740 HH files:
1959-1972
HPH committee
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4M741 Sound recordings [magnetic tapes]
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4M742 HH files [legal material?]
KID
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4M743 ID Chisum
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4M744 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel and cassette tapes]
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4M745 HPH files
Arizona files
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4M746 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel tapes]
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4M747 Sound recordings [reel-to-reel tapes]
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4M748 Baja California
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4M749 A & W business files
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4M750 A & W files
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4M751 Journal rejection correspondence
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4M752 A-Z student papers
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4M753 Manuscript files
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4M754 Eve Ball
A & W office correspondence, 1973-1975
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4M755 A-Z biblio
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4M756 A & W office correspondence, 1976-1982
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4M757 A & W files
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4M758 New Mexico tapes [magnetic tapes]
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4M759 Farnsworth
Tape synopsis
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4M760 Tape synopsis [box not full]
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2.325/J57 J. Evetts Haley correspondence
Book Club of Texas, 1998-1999
Haley Library and History Center, Midland, Texas, 1997-1999
West Texas Historical Association, 1993-1998
Texas and Southwestern Collectors Association
Texas State Historical Association, 2000
Texas State Historical Association publications meeting, 1999
West Texas Historical Association, 1999
Historical Center for Southeast New Mexico, 1997
Evans Library, Texas A and M University
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2.325/OD12 Oversize documents