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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Organization and Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Photographs, 1946-circa 1980

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Blacks at the University of Texas Photographs, 1946-circa 1980



Descriptive Summary

Creator Blacks at the University of Texas Exhibit
Title Blacks at the University of Texas Photographs
Dates: 1946-circa 1980
Extent 3/4 inch: 42 black and white gelatin silver prints; 1 color print; 177 film negatives.
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Ranging in date from 1946 to circa 1980, the Blacks at the University of Texas Photographs relate to the integration of UT and student life of blacks and consists of prints and negatives from the Briscoe Center for American History exhibit "An End and a Beginning: Blacks at the University of Texas” and from the files of the UT Texas Student Publications, Inc., Photographs. Subjects pictured in the archive include demonstrations and integration at UT Austin, registration at the university, buildings including Kinsolving Dormitory and Pearce Hall, and African-American student life and organizations. Individuals pictured in the archive include Herman A. Barnett, Henry Allen Bullock, John Saunders Chase, W. Astor Kirk, Stephen H. Spurr, Heman Marion Sweatt, and John L. Warfield. Organizations shown in the archive include the Negro Association for Progress (NAP) and the Texas State University for Negros Law School in Austin.

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Organization and Arrangement

Negatives arranged chronologically and prints arranged by persons, groups, and places.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Access restricted for some portions of this collection. Contact repository for further information.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Barnett, Herman A. (Herman Aladdin), 1926-1973--Photographs.
Bullock, Henry Allen--Photographs.
Chase, John S. (John Saunders), 1925-2012--Photographs.
Kirk, W. Astor--Photographs.
Spurr, Stephen H., 1918-1990--Photographs.
Sweatt, Heman Marion, 1912-1982--Photographs.
Warfield, John L.--Photographs.
Subjects (Organizations)
Negro Association for Progress--Photographs.
University of Texas at Austin--Photographs.
University of Texas at Austin--Students--Photographs.
Subjects
Student activities--Texas--Austin--Photographs.
Student housing--Texas--Austin--Photographs.
Universities and colleges--Texas--Austin--Photographs.
Places
Austin (Tex.)--Photographs.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Blacks at the University of Texas Photographs, 1946-circa 1980, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Photographs, 1946-circa 1980

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3S29 Photographs

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