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Descriptive Summary

Biographical 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 Gus Hanewald Diary, 1930



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hanewald, Gus, b. 1870
Title: Hanewald, Gus, Diary
Dates: 1930
Abstract: The Gus Hanewald Diary, 1930, documents Hanewald’s trip to Germany from May 22 through September 23, 1930.
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in German.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Born in Germany in 1870, Gus Hanewald emigrated to San Antonio, Texas, around 1920.

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Scope and Contents

The Gus Hanewald Diary, 1930, documents Hanewald’s trip to Germany from May 22 through September 23, 1930. Entitled Eine Reise nach Deutschland, the diary describes traveling with a friend by train on the Southern Pacific Railroad from San Antonio to Houston and eventually to Galveston, where he embarked on the ship Rio Panuco bound for Germany. Additionally, Hanewald discusses his fellow passengers, social affairs, and his travels through Germany.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hanewald, Gus, b. 1870 -- Archives
Subjects
Germans -- Texas -- History
Places
Galveston (Tex.) -- Description and travel
Germany -- Description and travel
Houston (Tex.) -- Description and travel
San Antonio (Tex.) -- Description and travel

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Gus Hanewald Diary, 1930, 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.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2N401 Diary, 1930

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