University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Michael W. Pankratz Collection, [ca. 1960s]-2002



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Pankratz, Michael
Title: Pankratz, Michael, Collection
Dates: [ca. 1960s]-2002
Abstract: Composed of newsletters, magazines, posters, and photos, the Michael W. Pankratz Collection, [ca. 1960s]-2002, documents counter-culture movements in Austin, Berkeley, and other locations.
Accession No.: 2009-105
Extent: 1 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Austinite Michael W. Pankratz collected materials from the counterculture movement during the 1960s and 1970s.


Scope and Contents

Composed of newsletters, magazines, posters, and photos, the Michael W. Pankratz Collection, [ca. 1960s]-2002, documents counter-culture movements in Austin, Berkeley, and other locations. Newsletters are counter-culture publications from the late 1960s and early 1970s, covering such topics as politics, the war in Vietnam, and drug legalization. Posters concern both counter-culture topics as well as musical acts.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Pankratz, Michael W. -- Archives
Subjects
Radicalism -- United States
Nineteen sixties
Counterculture -- United States
Hippies -- United States
Social movements -- United States
Underground press publications -- United States
Places
Austin (Tex.)
Berkeley (Calif.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Michael W. Pankratz Collection, [ca. 1960s]-2002, 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
2.325/G168b Lyrics
Poetry
Newspaper clipping
“My Last Will,” by Dary Ai Lai
Liberty Lunch concert calendar, Austin, Sep. 1984
“Dr. G’s Gazette,” v. 1, n. 1, Bryan, Texas, Sep. 1984
Anti-Veitnam pamphlet published by the Student Mobilization Committee fo the End the War in Vietnam, Austin
“Beautful People’s Republic Newsletter”
“Shiva’s Headband” comic book, Jim Franklin, 1970
Mad Magazine “Great Moments in Politics” featuring Lyndon Johnson and Vietnam
Greezy Wheels promotional folder
Black and white photo prints:
Barbara Rush from NBC TV show “Ironside”
The Rolling Stones “Gimme Shelter”
Newspapers—miscellaneous original issues:
The Golden Fleece
The Austin Sun
Kudzu
The Gar
Cool Runnings
Austin Music News
Organ
Blood and the Waterhole
Weather Underground
Student Action
Crawdaddy
The Oracle
The Fitz Herald
Dallas Notes
Berkeley Tribe
The Eagle Bone Whistle
Georgia Straight
The Other
Gothic Blimp Works
Berkeley Barb
Box
2.325/P10b Newspapers
The Rag
Box
2.116/OD1435 Posters
Oat Willie’s poster/calendar, 2001
Oat Willie’s poster/calendar by Rick Turner, 1971
Mariposa Express poster/calendar, 1980, 1982
Asian “Sandra”
Little Feat Hoy! Hoy!
Austin, Univ. of Texas poster/calendar, by Waldmire, 1973
Miscellaneous marijuana posters
Life to the Lifestyle
San Mezcalito
Geronimo
Captain Beefheart
Pancho Villa
Robert Lynn Nelson Greenpeace Hawaii
Fight Racism benefit for the Black Citizens Task Force, Liberty Lunch, Austin
Native American poster by Marvin Swallow
Goddess of Liberty statue in front of Texas State Capitol, 1888
Taurus
Lucinda Williams at Stubbs, by Brian Salvador Curley, 2002
George Clinton at Stubbs, by Brian Salvador Curley, 2002
Butthole Surfers in Houston, Austin, Dallas, by Kozik, 1988
Wolfman Jack at Kabuki Rock Music Hall, San Francisco
I-Tex posters by Mike Fink, 1988
“Ben Johnson: Third Cowboy on the Right” movie poster, UT, 1996
Berkeley Liberation Program
Testicle Festival, Rock Creek Lodge, Montana
Box
Ephemera Ephemera collection: Bumper stickers, calendars, catalog