University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the John Maher Collection, ca. 1890s-1993



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Maher, John, 1950-
Title: Maher, John, collection
Dates: ca. 1890s-1993
Abstract: John Maher (born 1950) is a sportswriter for the Austin American-Statesman and the co-author (with Kirk Bohls) of Long Live the Longhorns!: 100 Years of Texas Football. The collection includes photographs, slides, negatives, proofs, and photocopied pages of articles, clippings, and history used as research materials for the book.
Accession No.: 94-110
OCLC No.: 965800066
Extent: 1 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

John Maher (born 1950) is a sportswriter for the Austin American-Statesman. In 1994 he was voted "Best Sportswriter" by the Austin Chronicle. He is the co-author (with Kirk Bohls) of Bleeding Orange: Trouble and Triumph Deep in the Heart of Texas Football (1992) and Long Live the Longhorns!: 100 Years of Texas Football (1993).


Scope and Contents

The John Maher Collection, ca. 1890s-1993, contains photographs, slides, negatives, proofs, and photocopied pages of articles, clippings, and history used as research materials for the writing of the book Long Live the Longhorns!: 100 Years of Texas Football.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Maher, John, 1950-
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin.
Texas Longhorns (Football team)
Subjects
College sports.
Football teams.
Sports--History.
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Library Unit.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Maher Collection, ca. 1890s-1993, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/A9 Photocopied research materials and newspaper clippings, ca. 1890s-1993
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3So7a Photographic materials
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3So7b Photographic materials