University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the David E. Sponberg Slide Collection ca. 1968-1977



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Sponberg, David E.
Title: David E. Sponberg Slide Collection
Dates: ca. 1968-1977
Abstract: Collection consists primarily of images of wildflowers and some birds, mainly from the Big Thicket and Big Bend areas, with one set of images from Lake Louise in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. Also included are azaleas and other cultivated flowers from Oklahoma and Texas.
Accession No.: 95-050
Extent: 1 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

David E. Sponberg (1901-1984) was born in Elgin, Texas. He attended Texas A & M University and worked for the Secretary of State’s Office as a franchise auditor and also in the state comptroller’s office.


Scope and Contents

Collection consists primarily of images of wildflowers and some birds, mainly from the Big Thicket and Big Bend areas, with one set of images from Lake Louise in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. Also included are azaleas and other cultivated flowers from Oklahoma and Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Viewing of slides is by appointment only. Please contact repository for appointment.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Sponberg, David E.--Archives
Subjects
Azaleas
Birds
Roses
Wildflowers
Places
Banff National Park (Alta.)
Big Bend National Park (Tex.)
Big Thicket National Park (Tex.)
Oklahoma

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

David E. Sponberg Slide Collection, ca. 1968-1977, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

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

 

Inventory

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3W102 Slides