University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Janet Whitehead Photographs, 1992-1994

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Whitehead, Janet
Title Janet Whitehead Photographs, 1992-1994
Identification: AR 99-133
Extent 421 photonegatives (black and white, 35mm); 147 photoprints (black and white prints and contact sheets); 3 in. manuscript material; 4 artifacts
Language English.
Repository Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Creator Sketch

From April 1992 through December 1994, Janet Whitehead observed and photographed Texas State Representative Elliott Naishtat as he conducted the daily business of a state representative.

Scope and Contents

In addition to the photographic material, there are 200+ newspaper clippings and approximately 100 printed items related to Naishtat and Texas State representative government. Whitehead produced sequenced descriptive lists of the manuscript material and the photographs. These lists are included in the collection.


Some portions of this collection are restricted due to format. Contact repository for further information. Janet Whitehead retains copyright on all items. Permission to publish must be obtained from Janet Whitehead.


Press and Politics.
Representative government.
Texas. Governor.
Texas. Legislature.
Texas. State Representatives--Pictorial works.


Barrientos, Gonzalo
Delco, Wilhelmina R. (Wilhelmina Ruth), 1929-
Greenberg, Sherri
Maxey, Glen
Naishtat, Elliott--Photographs.
Richards, Ann, 1933-2006


Austin (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Janet Whitehead Photographs, 1992-1994 , The Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Detailed Description of the Collection



3Z316 Photographs
3L121; 2.325/T63a Manuscript Material
3Z281c Negatives [Restricted]