University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Mrs. William Maverick Scrapbooks, 1917-1936



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Maverick, William C.
Creator: Maverick family
Title: Mrs. William Maverick Scrapbooks
Dates: 1917-1936
Abstract: Two scrapbooks comprise the Mrs. William Maverick Scrapbooks, 1917-1936, documenting the travels of William C. Maverick and his wife throughout Europe, Asia, and the Americas after their marriage in 1917.
Accession No.: 67-28
OCLC No.:
Extent: 1 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

William C. Maverick (1875-1932), the son of William H. Maverick, was born in San Antonio, Texas. After marrying his wife in 1917, they travelled throughout the world. He later resided in Philadelphia until his death in 1932.

Source: Maverick, James Slayden. Maverick ancestors of the Maverick family of Texas, 1965.


Scope and Contents

Two scrapbooks comprise the Mrs. William Maverick Scrapbooks, 1917-1936, documenting the travels of William C. Maverick and his wife throughout Europe, Asia, and the Americas after their marriage in 1917. Materials within the scrapbook include letters, tickets, pamphlets, and ephemera related to their travels.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Maverick family -- Archives
Maverick, William C. -- Archives
Maverick, Grace M. -- Archives
Maverick, Laura -- Archives
Subjects
Scrapbooks -- History -- 20th century.
Places
Europe -- Description and travel -- 20th century.
Japan -- Description and travel -- 20th century.
United States -- Description and travel -- 20th century.
China -- Description and travel -- 20th century.
Mexico -- Description and travel -- 20th century.
South America -- Description and travel -- 20th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mrs. William Maverick Scrapbooks, 1917-1936, 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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3H138 Scrapbook, 1917-1924
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4M290 Scrapbook, 1924-1936