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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Photographs

Negatives

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Cook (Phillip P.) Photographs, ca. 1910-1930



Descriptive Summary

Creator Cook, Phillip P.
Title Cook (Phillip P.) Photographs
Dates: ca. 1910-1930
Identification: AR 96-262
Quantity: 690 photographic negatives (black and white, 4 in. x 5 in. and smaller); 534 photographic prints (black and white).
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Phillip P. Cook was a student at the University of Texas from 1910 to 1913. According to a written note on a sidelines pass, Mr. Cook was a photographer for the sports department during his student days. He later served in Word War I and worked for the Western Electric Company in Fort Worth.

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Scope and Contents

The photographs in this collection include not only material about events and student life at UT, but also views of campus, including building construction and scenes around Austin. Some of these photographs were published in the Cactus Yearbook. In 1910, Mr. Cook also photographed Paris, Texas homes (some of which were destroyed in the Great Fire of 1916). Later photographs taken during the early years of World War I include aviation training at Kelly Field in San Antonio and battleships in Galveston Bay. The latest photographs relate to Mr. Cook’s post-war employment at the Western Electric Company in Fort Worth.

Collection is arranged alphabetically by subject; negatives are restricted.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Some restrictions apply. Consult Reference staff for further information.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Cook, Phillip P.
Roosevelt, Theodore
Subjects
Architecture, Domestic (Paris, Texas)
Aviation
Clark Field (Austin, Texas)
Buffalo Bayou (Houston, Texas)
Dams
Kappa Sigma Fraternity
Kelly Air Field (San Antonio, Texas)
Texas State Capitol
University of Oklahoma (Norman, Oklahoma)
University of Texas at Austin
Western Electric (Fort Worth, Texas)
World War I
Places
Austin, Texas
Colorado River
Fort Worth, Texas
Galveston, Texas
Houston, Texas
Norman, Oklahoma
Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
Paris, Texas
San Antonio, Texas

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Phillip P. Cook Photograph Collection, ca. 1910-1930, Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Photographs

box
3S202.3

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Negatives

[RESTRICTED]
box
3S374a, b, 3S473

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