University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Ernest William Winkler Papers, 1846-1972



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Winkler, Ernest William, 1875-1960
Title: Winkler, Ernest William, Papers
Dates: 1846-1972
Abstract: Correspondence, financial records, newspaper clippings, photographs, diaries, maps, printed material, notes, and literary productions document the career of librarian and bibliographer William Ernest Winkler.
Accession No.: 68-177; 69-106; 73-073; 74-039; 81-076; 2012-041
Extent: 32 ft., 6 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Ernest William Winkler (1875-1960) was a librarian and bibliographer. He was state librarian of Texas in 1906, and from 1909 to 1915. He became librarian of the University of Texas in 1923. He compiled and edited the Check List of Texas Imprints.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, financial records, newspaper clippings, photographs, diaries, maps, printed material, notes, and literary productions document the career of Ernest William Winkler, librarian and bibliographer, including the compilation of Check List of Texas Imprints and his interest in the history of Germans in Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Winkler, Ernest William, 1875-1960 -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Unitersity of Texas at Austin. Library.
Subjects
Biographers -- Texas.
Immigrants' writings, Germans -- Texas.
Librarians -- Texas.
Librarian's writings.

Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Library Unit.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ernest William Winkler Papers, 1846-1972, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2H401 Booklists
Biographical sketch of Austin family
Notes for Check List of Texas Imprints, 1854-1856
Scrapbooks
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2H402 Notes for Check List of Texas Imprints, 1846-1853
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2H403 Notes and correspondence, 1944-1945
Correspondence, notes, literary productions, 1944-1945
Correspondence, notes, literary productions, 1934, 1940-1941
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2H404 Correspondence, notes, literary productions, booklists, 1935-1946
Scrapbook and note cards
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2H405 Correspondence and notes, 1920-1946
Material on Littlefield Fund for Southern History
Annual reports of the bibliographer, notes and correspondence, 1934-1944
Biographical sketches
Correspondence, 1910, 1911, 1920-1924, 1945
Historical associations
Historical documents
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2H406 Correspondence, 1945-1946
Notes and correspondence, biographical material, 1946
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2J100 Papers
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2J101 Papers
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2J142 Documents returned by Mr. Winkler
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3H338 Correspondence, 1935-1936
Helm family genealogy
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3J435 Notes for Winkler studies of the Cherokee Indians, 1-6
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3J436 Notes for Winkler studies of the Cherokee Indians, 7-13
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3J437 American Library Association Library Survey Questionnaire applied to the University of Texas Library, 1924:
Unbound
Bound
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3J437 Winkler collection of letters of library resources at other institutions, 1932
Lecture notes at Blinn College
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3J438 Notes on Texas history
Notes on William B. Travis
"The Germans in Texas"
"Reminiscences of Texas From the Life of a German Settler"
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3J439 German diary pertaining to the descendants of Joh. Heinrich Kühne, 1870-1893
"The Germans in Texas during the Civil War," two copies
"Reminiscences of Heinrich Westermann," 1870-1923
Supplemental list of rare items on Southern history in the library of the Massachusetts Historical Society
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3F184 Newspaper clippings:
Farmers' Union, January 1923
Texas schools, January-February 1923
Texas Revolution, Alamo, 1916, 1928, 1929
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4Q106 Library correspondence:
1917-1923
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4R73 1926
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4Q106 1926-1932
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4R76 1933-1935
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4R73 1935-1936
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4R75 August 1935 - August 1936
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4R74 September 1936 - April 1937
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4R73 May - August 1937
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4R72 August - December 1937
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4Q534 January - April 1938
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4Q533 May 1938 - April 1939
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4Q532 May 1939 - March 1940
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4Q531 April - December 1940
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4R72 January - August 1941
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4R70 September - December 1941
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4R71 December 1941 - August 1942
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4R70 May - August 1943
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4R69 September 1943 - April 1944
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4R68 April - August 1944
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4Q516 1945-1947
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4Q517 1946-1948
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3K105 1915-1916
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3K106 1917-1919
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3K107 Miscellaneous, 1920-1924
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3K108 1938-1941, 1950s
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3K109 1941-1945
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3K110 1945-1949
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3K111 1951-1953
Speeches
Unsorted letters, 1943-1950s
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4R68 Classified files:
American Library Association Committee on Resources of American Libraries, Resources of American Libraries, 1935
Book correspondence, 1935-1936
Book plates correspondence, 1935-1936
Books wanted, 1935-1936
F. E. R. A. and N. Y. A. work, 1935-1936
Houston Public Library exchange, 1936
Huntington, Archer N., 1934
Keasbey, Lindley M., list of writings, undated
Littlefield Fund, undated
Midland County Library exchange, 1936
Statement of materials deposited by the State Library and the Secretary of State, 1935
Texas A & M exchange, 1935-1940
Texas criminal reports stored in Main Library, 1935
Texas Library Association Committee on Cooperation, 1935-1936
Texas Library Association Committee on Union Catalog of Texianna, 1933-1937
Texas School for the Blind exchange, 1938
Texas State Teachers' Association, Library Section, undated
Union List of Newspapers, 1935
Washington County records, list of printed material given with, undated
Miscellaneous papers, 1925, 1936-1937
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4R69 Austin Public Library exchange, 1935-1938
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4R73 National Youth Administration correspondence, time sheets, 1936-1938
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4Q134 Regents' correspondence, copied, 1881-1883
Dudley G. Wooten material for Handbook of Texas article, 1943
Lists of governors of Texas, soldiers at San Jacinto, Republic of Texas officials, etc., for Centennial Celebration, 1934
Membership of 1833 convention
Early printers and printing in Austin
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4D514 Librarian of Congress report, 1905
George W. Jones, 1932
Political conventions in Texas, 1918-1934
Texas Library plan, circa 1934
Texas special publications, circa 1934
Correspondence, lists, bibliographies, reports, 1934
J. Evetts Haley, Texas Historical Survey reports, 1933-1935
Southern History bibliography, circa 1935
Houston Wade, circa 1935
Robert E. Lee bibliography, circa 1935
Miscellaneous correspondence, book lists, time reports, notes, etc., circa 1935
Texas Tax Commission, 1899-1936
Miscellaneous notes, book catalogs, circa 1936
Bible notes, etc., 1936
Gifts, 1934-1937
Steck Company, 1935-1937
"Data Concerning Henry Winston Harper," 1937
Gifts, 1937-1938
"The University of Texas Library," 1937
Outlaw bibliography, undated
List of Confederate veterans in the state cemetery, undated
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4Q515 Correspondence, bibliographical notes, lists, 1929-1935
Texas bibliography (1882), 1937
Thomas J. Pilgrim, Jr., 1937
Solon J. Buck, "Status of Historical Bibliography in the U. S., " 1938
Dienst Library, 1937-1939
Eugen Neuscheler, Life and the Book, translated by M. A. Henry, 1939
Selected articles by Morgan Callaway, Jr. and list of books from his library, 1940
University of Texas Development Board, You Don't Have to be a Millionaire, 1942
University of Texas Library, circa 1934-1944
Correspondence, book review, 1944
Freie Presse Für Texas acquisition, 1944
University of Texas Library history, circa 1945
Book review, 1945
Texas Declaration of Independence notes, circa 1939-1946
Miscellaneous correspondence, clippings, etc., circa 1939-1946
Texas State Historical Association booklist auction of Texana, 1946
C. W. Raines biographical sketch, notes, 1946
Correspondence, 1948
University of Texas Regents lists, 1911-1935, 1944-1949
Correspondence, reviews, articles, notes, circa 1935-1950
Reports of state agencies, undated
C. Edwards Lester, Sam Houston, notes, undated
C. Edwards Lester, Sam Houston, notes, undated
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4R97 Bibliographic notes on early Texas history, circa 1923
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3K112 Correspondence:
1898-1902
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3K113 1902-1904, 1921
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3K114 1915-1926
Dienst, unsorted, 1930-1940s
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3K115 1940
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3K116 1941
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3K117 1942
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3K213 1943
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3K214 Financial records
Board of Regents material
Typescripts of articles
Speech, Special Historical Collections of the Southwestern United States, Austin, Texas, circa 1932
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3K54 Correspondence
Family material
Bibliographic notes
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3K55 Photographs
Class records
Library cards
Photostats
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3K56 Scrapbooks
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3K57 Blinn Memorial College, 1902-1914
Notes
Manuscripts on history
Austin, Texas
Miscellaneous
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3K58 Manuscripts, various subjects
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3K59 Diaries and record books
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3K60 Textbooks
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3K61 Notes on Texas bibliography, Southwestern Historical Quarterly, 1968, 1972
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3K62 Notes on history
Bibliography
Pecan Growers' Association
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3K63 Check List of Texas Imprints,
Galleys
Notes and correspondence
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3K62 Friend, Llerena
Correspondence, 1957-1960
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3K67 Preface
Introduction
Index to names and subjects
List of presses, their location, and date
List of publishers, their presses, and their imprints
Key to repository symbols
Addenda
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3K64 Imprint notes
1837-1856
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3K65 no. 1 1857-1861,
no. 2 1857-1861,
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3K66 1861
1862
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3K67 1863
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3K65 1864
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3K68 1865
1866
1867
1868
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3K69 1869
1870
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3K70 1871
1872
1873
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3K71 1874
1875
1876
post-1876
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3K72 Typescript draft, with notes
1863
1864
1865
1866
1867
1868
1869
1870
1871
1872
1873
1874
1875
1876
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3K73 Bibliographic notes on Texas
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3K74 Correspondence on Vandale books
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3K75 Correspondence with Thomas Streeter
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3K76 Correspondence with Thomas Streeter and Vandale
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3K77 Notes on books, miscellaneous
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3K99 University of Texas Bibliographer correspondence
1938-1940
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3K67 1951-1952
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3K100 University of Texas Library materials, clippings
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3K101 Texas State Library materials and miscellaneous
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3K102 Subject titles correspondence, : 1918 - [?]
A-K
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3K103 K-T
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3K104 T-Z
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2.325/D7a Oversize:
Newspaper sections
Maps
Certificates
Magazines
Broadsides