University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Hugh D. Adair Papers, 1960



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Adair, Hugh D.
Title: Hugh D. Adair Papers
Dates: 1960
Abstract: Hugh D. Adair was a resident of San Antonio, Texas and referred to as “Colonel Adair.” Papers relate to literary production by Adair, "Texas Rangers and Colt Revolvers."
Extent: 5 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Hugh D. Adair was a resident of San Antonio, Texas and referred to as “Colonel Adair.”


Scope and Contents

Papers relate to literary production by Adair, "Texas Rangers and Colt Revolvers." Includes the narrative, a letter from Adair submitting the work to the Southwestern Historical Quarterly for possible publication, and critical notes, possibly from someone named Barton.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Adair, Hugh D.--Archives.
Colt, Samuel, 1814-1862.
Hays, John Coffee, 1817-1883.
Wallker, Samuel Hamilton, 1817-1847.
Texas Rangers.
Colt revolver.
Colt revolver--Photographs.
Texas--History--Republic, 1836-1846.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hugh D. Adair Papers, 1960, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2M401 Letter, literary production and critical notes
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3Y551 Photographs