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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Carl A. Blasig Papers, [ca. 1940]-1963



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Blasig, Carl A.
Title: Blasig, Carl A., papers
Dates: [ca. 1940]-1963
Abstract: The Carl A. Blasig Papers, [ca. 1940]-1963, document the development of chambers of commerce and their role in promoting local business throughout Texas during the 20th century.
Accession No.: 80-4
Extent: 3 ft., 9 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Carl Blasig was a professional manager of chambers of commerce for over 30 years, including chambers at Brady, Colorado City, Mercedes, New Braunfels, and Olney, Texas. In 1963, he authored Building Texas, about the history of chambers of commerce in Texas.

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Scope and Contents

The Carl A. Blasig Papers, [ca. 1940]-1963, document the development of chambers of commerce and their role in promoting local business throughout Texas during the 20th century. The papers include research materials for Blasig’s book Building Texas, and correspondence from Blasig’s work managing the chambers of commerce of Brady, Colorado City, Mercedes, New Braunfels, and Olney, Texas.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Blasig, Carl A. -- Archives.
Subjects
Boards of trade -- Texas -- History.
Places
Brady (Tex.)
Colorado City (Tex.)
Mercedes (Tex.)
New Braunfels (Tex.)
Olney (Tex.)

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Related Material

See also Carl A. Blasig Papers, ca. 1963, at the Texas Tech University Southwest Collectin in Lubbock, Texas.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carl A. Blasig Papers, [ca. 1940]-1963, 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.

This collection contains unprocessed materials.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4Z203 Unprocessed materials
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4Z210 Unprocessed materials

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