University of Texas San Antonio

Inventory of the Preston Louis Anderson Napoleonic Collection, 1904-1938



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Anderson, Preston Louis.
Title: Preston Louis Anderson Napoleonic Collection,
Dates: 1904-1938
Creator Abstract: Preston Louis Anderson was a printed and a member of the Texas House of Representatives, 78th District, 1927-1929.
Content Abstract: This collection is comprised of portraits, postcards, prints and paintings.
Identification: MS 281
Extent: 3 linear feet (4 Boxes)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Biographical Note

Preston Louis Anderson was a printed and a member of the Texas House of Representatives, 78th District, 1927-1929.


Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of portraits, postcards, prints and paintings.


 

Organization of Collection

Original Deposit of 1984 (Acc. 1984-999)

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's Main Campus and must be accessed via the John Peace Library Special Collections reading room. To request access, please use the Collections Request Form.

Usage Restrictions

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Anderson, Preston Louis.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Subjects
Waterloo, Battle of, 1815, in art
Genres/Formats
Painting.
Portraits.
Postcards.
Reproductive prints.
Local Subjects
Art/Artists

Related Material

398 books were received along with the archival materials. 103 are housed in Special Collections. The remaining 295 books are part of the John Peace Library book collection.

Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library at the Alamo maintains two Preston Louis Anderson manuscript collections: Preston Louis Anderson Papers and Preston Louis Anderson Alamo Purchase Papers


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Preston Louis Anderson Napoleonic Collection, MS 281, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Received from Rosemary Anderson Son in 1984 (Acc. 1984-999).

Processing Information

More detailed processing is not anticipated at this time.


Preliminary Inventory of the Preston Louis Anderson Napoleonic Collection

 

Original Deposit of 1984 (Acc. 1984-999)

Box
1 Portrait print, undated
Assorted prints, undated
Postcards (Battle of Waterloo), 1938
Catalogues, 1936-1938
Box
2 Portraiture prints and assorted publications, undated
Portraiture prints and assorted publications, undated
Portraiture prints and assorted publications, undated
Newspaper article and the Mentor (magazine), 1934 and 1928
Napolean a history by William M. Sloane, undated
Box
OM1 Photographic plaque
Agenda and notes, 1929
Photographs, 1938
Box
OM2 Pictures of the World, 1904
Assorted paintings and prints (4), undated