A Guide to the Peter Megaw Photograph Collection, ca. 1880-1930
The collection consists of photographic prints, photo postcards, and tintypes. The collection appears to cover life in Indian Territory, Texas and on the Western frontier as far west as California during the period from 1880-1930. Many of the images are portraits; a majority of the items are unidentified.
Peter Megaw Photograph Collection, ca. 1880-1930, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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.
Detailed Description of the Papers