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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the UT John Nance Garner Museum Collection 1999-2003



Descriptive Summary

Dates: 1999-2003
Abstract: Newspaper articles, memorabilia, and photographs document important events in the history of the University of Texas Briscoe-Garner Museum in Uvalde, Texas.
Accession No.: 2000-25; 2006-151
OCLC No.:
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

On November 20, 1999, the City of Uvalde transferred ownership of the Garner Museum to The University of Texas at Austin to become a division of the university's Briscoe Center for American History. In 2011, the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System approved the renaming of the John Nance Garner Museum to the Briscoe-Garner Museum, in honor of the late Governor Dolph Briscoe.

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Scope and Contents

Newspaper articles, memorabilia, and photographs document important events in the history of the University of Texas Briscoe-Garner Museum in Uvalde, Texas.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UT John Nance Garner Museum Collection, 1999-2003, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2D91 Uvalde Leader-News article on museum reopening, March 28, 2003
Garner Museum transfer ceremony memorabilia, November 25, 1999
Newspaper clipping
Speeches
Program
Napkin
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3S116 Photographs:
35mm color prints showing museum before and after exhibit renovation. Taken by exhibit consultant/designer Drew Patterson. Includes staff: Lynn Bell, Vangie Salazar, Maria Lara, Patrick Cox, and Drew Patterson, 2002-2003

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