A Guide to the UT Law School Photographs, ca. 1911-1973
The provenance of these photographs is unclear. They may have appeared in Peregrinus, the law school yearbook, or been collected by T. J. Gibson of the UT Law School Foundation.
Collection consists of photographs of UT law school students, faculty, and activities including Dean Page Keeton, Lloyd Doggett, Leon Jaworski, Dan Moody, William Stewart Simkins, and Peregrinus (the school’s mascot). Also included are a composite photograph of the class of 1921 and photographs of the interior and exterior of Tarlton Law Library and Townes Hall. Manuscript material consists of a program from the first anniversary dinner of Phi Delta Phi honor society in 1911 and a letter from one of its founders, Dudley K. Woodward, Jr., as well as promotional material for the UT Law School endowment and several cartoon sketches.
The collection is open for research. Access to negatives is by appointment only. Contact repository for appointment.
UT Law School Photographs, ca. 1911-1973, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by Larry Landis, 1989. Subsequent revisions were made by Linda Peterson, November 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.
Detailed Description of the Papers