A Guide to the Joseph Jones Collection, 1960, 1971-1990
Joseph Jones (1908-1999) was a professor of English at UT from 1935 to 1975. He graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1930, earned his MA the next year from Stanford, and finally received his Ph.D. in 1934 from Stanford. He married Johanna Zabel in 1935, and they had three children: David Clifford Jones, Judith Ann Holden, and Susan Sarrett.
The Joseph Jones Collection contains handbills and newspapers collected by Prof. Jones. Handbills advertise businesses, social and political activities, an d student organizations. Although most material is from campus at the University of Texas at Austin or the city of Austin, a few items come from other cities and universities.
Joseph Jones Collection, 1960, 1971-1990, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by Laurel Rozema, December 2009.
Detailed Description of the Papers