University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Lee L. Campbell Papers, 1890-1919



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Campbell, Lee L.
Title: Lee L. Campbell Papers,
Dates: 1890-1919
Abstract: Papers of Reverand Lee L. Campbell, a Baptist minister who enlisted the aid of the African American and anglo communities of Austin, Texas, to create the St. John Industrial Institute and Orphanage.
Accession No.: 91-121
Extent: 4 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Reverand Lee L. Campbell was a Baptist minister who enlisted the aid of the African American and anglo communities of Austin, Texas, to create the St. John Industrial Institute and Orphanage. The orphanage, founded in 1900, became a home for African American children.


Scope and Contents

Scrapbook, correspondence, receipts.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lee L. Campbell Papers, 1890-1919, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/B16b Scrapbook: race relations, African American leaders, religion, Baptist church, minority education, political climate with regard to African Americans, ca. 1908-1911
Correspondence, ca. 1890-1919
Catalog and atlas