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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the William Franklin Blair Photographs, ca. 1912-1980



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Blair, William Franklin
Title: William Franklin Blair Photographs
Dates: ca. 1912-1980
Abstract: William Franklin Blair (1912-1985) was a noted zoologist and University of Texas professor. The images in this collection document Blair's life from childhood and include both family and professional subjects, as well as a portrait of him in his World War II uniform.
Accession No.: 89-143
Extent: 2 inches
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

William Franklin Blair (1912-1985) was a noted zoologist and University of Texas professor.

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Scope and Contents

The 52 images in this collection document Blair’s life from childhood through World War II and professional meetings in which Blair participated. Also included are photographs of Blair fishing with his wife Fern and photographs of Blair Woods, the Blairs’ Austin homestead that they donated to the Travis County Audubon Society.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Blair, William Franklin
Blair, Fern
Subjects
Fishing
World War, 1939-1945
Zoologists—Texas
Zoologists—United States
Places
Austin (Tex.)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

WIlliam Franklin Blair Photographs, ca. 1912-1980, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3T15 Photographs

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