University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the John G. Carttar Collection, 1880-1915



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Carttar, John G.
Title: John G. Carttar Collection
Dates: 1880-1915
Abstract: Composed of clippings, the John G. Carttar Collection, 1880-1915, concern global events and places around the turn of the 20th century.
Extent: 5 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Composed of clippings, the John G. Carttar Collection, 1880-1915, concern global events and places around the turn of the 20th century. Cut primarily from Texas newspapers, the clippings chiefly contain maps of areas around the world and relate to the Boer War, Spanish-American War, and World War I, among other topics.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Carttar, John G. -- Archives
Subjects
Newspapers -- Texas
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Press coverage
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Maps
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Press coverage
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Maps
World War 1, 1914-1918 -- Press coverage
World War 1, 1914-1918 -- Maps

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John G. Carttar Collection, 1880-1915, 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:

box
2B142 Clippings, 1880-1915