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Descriptive Summary

Historical 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 Eric Warren Photograph Collection, ca. 1895-1937



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Warren, Eric
Title: Eric Warren Photograph Collection,
Dates: ca. 1895-1937
Abstract: Collection consists of photographs of the Corpus Christi, Brownsville, Rockport and Port Aransas harbors and shores. Includes wharves and fishing boats, as well as one steamboat on the Rio Grande.
Accession No.: 72-37; 72-109; 73-46
Extent: 15 photographic prints
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Bill Elliot collected these photos while he was secretary for Sen. Richard Kleberg. They made their way to Eric Warren who donated them to the Briscoe Center. All but two are copy prints and the location of the originals is unknown.

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Scope and Contents

Collection consists of photographs of the Corpus Christi, Brownsville, Rockport and Port Aransas harbors and shores. Includes wharves and fishing boats, as well as one steamboat on the Rio Grande. One of the copy prints is a close-up of Franklin Roosevelt with fishing guide Barney Farley in 1937. Many of the original photographs were by Dr. Frederick MacGregor.

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Restrictions

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
MacGregor, Frederick—Photographer
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Subjects
Fishing
Harbors
Steamboats
Places
Brownsville (Tex.)
Corpus Christi (Tex.)
Port Aransas (Tex.)
Rockport (Tex.)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eric Warren Photograph Collection, ca. 1895-1937, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Diana Claitor, June 1983. Subsequent revisions were made by Linda Peterson, February, 2010.

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3S19 Photographs

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