University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the A. Garland Adair Papers, 1933-1958



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Adair, A. Garland
Title: A. Garland Adair Papers
Dates: 1933-1958
Abstract: A. Garland Adair was the founder and curator of history at the Texas Memorial Museum. Materials produced by and for Adair relate to the American Legion Texas Centennial of Statehood Committee, the Republic of Texas Navy, the Texas Memorial Museum, Susanna Dickenson, John Nance Garner and Royal T. Wheeler.
Extent: 3 inches
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

A. Garland Adair was the founder and curator of history at the Texas Memorial Museum. He was also the author of books and articles on Texas history.


Scope and Contents

Materials produced by and for Adair relate to the American Legion Texas Centennial of Statehood Committee, the Republic of Texas Navy, the Texas Memorial Museum, Susanna Dickenson, John Nance Garner and Royal T. Wheeler.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Adair, A. Garland (Anthony Garland), 1889-1966—Archives.
Dickenson, Susanna.
Garner, John Nance, 1868-1967.
Wheeler, Royal T., 1810-1964.
Texas Memorial Museum.
Texas Navy.
Texas Centennial of Statehood, 1945.
Texas—History—Republic, 1836-1846.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

A. Garland Adair Papers, 1933-1958, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3J337 Correspondence, literary creations, resolution, proposal, speeches and testamentary letters arranged chronologically.