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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Charles F. Campbell Papers, [ca. 1950s] - 2012



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Campbell, Charles F.
Title: Campbell, Charles F. papers
Dates: [ca. 1950s] - 2012
Abstract: Charles F. Campbell served as district attorney of Hill County in the 1970s before being elected to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals in 1983, where he served until 1994. The Charles F. Campbell Papers consist of published opinions and scholarly papers written by Campbell, campaign files, correspondence, and personal and student papers.
Accession No.: 2017-032
OCLC No.: 982293301
Extent: 3.25 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Charles F. Campbell was born in 1944 in Florida and was raised in Dallas, Texas. He studied political science at the University of Texas at Arlington and in 1969 earned his law degree from Southern Methodist University School of Law. Campbell then served as an assistant district attorney in Harris County, Texas before establishing a private practice in Hubbard, Texas. He was elected county attorney of Hill County in 1972 and district attorney of Hill County in 1977. In 1983 he was elected to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, where he served until 1994. He later served as a visiting appellate and district court judge and worked as an adjunct professor at Texas State University and St. Edwards University.

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Scope and Contents

The Charles F. Campbell Papers consist of published opinions and scholarly papers written by Campbell, campaign files, correspondence, and personal and student papers.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

A portion of these papers are stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Campbell, Charles F. -- Archives
Subjects (Organizations)
Texas. Court of Criminal Appeals
Subjects
County attorneys -- Texas -- Hill County
Public prosecutors -- Texas -- Hill County
Judges -- Texas -- Election
Places
Texas
Hill County (Tex.)

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Related Material

See also The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals: An Inventory of Court of Criminal Appeals Records located at the Texas State Archives in Austin, Texas.

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Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Artifacts Collection.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles F. Campbell Papers, [ca. 1950s] - 2012, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Esther Kirchner, March 2017.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2017-032/1 Published opinions from the Court of Criminal Appeals "A" - "R"
(20 folders)
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2017-032/2 Published opinions from the Court of Criminal Appeals "S" - "XYZ"
(7 folders)
Published opinions of the Criminal Court of Appeals - 2nd district
Published opinions of the Criminal Court of Appeals - 3rd district
Published opinions of the Criminal Court of Appeals - 4th district
Published opinions of the Criminal Court of Appeals - 5th district
Killer bees, 2003
Expert witness testimony Ferris v. Vititow, 2010
Thesis - J. Campbell, 1990
Scholarly papers by Charles F. Campbell
(7 folders)
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2017-032/3 Certificates, 1976-2012
Campaign - Hill County D.A., 1976
Scrapbook of Hill County D.A. campaign, 1976
Assistant Attorney General Chief of Prosecutor's Assist. Div., 1982
Campaign 1982 misc., 1982
Campaign 1982 post election swearing in, 1982
Campaign 1988 correspondence, 1988
Campaign 1988 press clippings, 1988
Campaign 1988 computer files, 1988
Campaign 1988 misc., 1988
Campaign 1994 press clippings, 1994
Campaign 1994 misc., 1944
University of Virginia final exercises, 1990
Letters of complaint, 1994
Misc. letters, 1990-1994
Resumes and letters of recommendation
Teaching
Jehovah's Witnesses and First Amendment Freedoms - student paper
Charles F. Campbell high school diploma, 1962
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2.325/K73d Assorted 3.5" floppy disks
(48 disks)
box
3S28 Photos
Photos of Charles F. Campbell (childhood to young adulthood) [ca. 1950s-1960s]
Misc. photos, 1969-1990

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