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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Organization of Collection

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Original Deposit of July 2008 (Acc. 2008-031)

University of Texas San Antonio

Inventory of the James Whiteaker Papers, 1945-1976



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Whiteaker, James E., Jr.
Title: James Whiteaker papers
Dates: 1945-1976
Creator Abstract: James E. Whiteaker, Jr. was a San Antonio architect as well as president of the Beautify San Antonio Association.
Content Abstract: Includes sketches, correspondence, photographs, University of Houston grades, correspondence, and convocation program, and articles.
Identification: MS 280
Extent: 2.5 linear feet (1 Box)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Biographical Note

Papers of architect James Elbert Whiteaker, Jr., President of the Beautify San Antonio Association.

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Scope and Content Note

Includes sketches, correspondence, photographs, University of Houston grades, correspondence, and convocation program, and articles.

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Organization of Collection

Original Deposit of July 2008 (Acc. 2008-031)

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's HemisFair Park Campus and must be accessed via the Institute of Texan Cultures 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.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Whiteaker, James E., Jr.
Organizations
Beautify San Antonio Association.
Subjects
Locations
Genres/Formats
Local Subjects
San Antonio History

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Related Material

San Antonio Municipal Archives maintains the Beautify San Antonio Association Records, 1951-2004. The guide to the collection can be found at the following URL: http://www.sanantonio.gov/clerk/Records/Archivist/Archives/FindingAids/CompletedFindingAids/AvailableCollections.asp

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], James Whiteaker papers, MS 280, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Received from Linda Janney in July 2008 (Acc. 2008-031).

Processing Information

More detailed processing is not anticipated at this time.

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Preliminary Inventory of the James Whiteaker papers

 

Original Deposit of July 2008 (Acc. 2008-031)

Box
1 Materials related to architecture career
"Specifications Commander's House, The Old Arsenal Area City of San Antonio," February 15, 1976
San Antonio Chapter, the Amerinca Institute of Architects, 14 February 1959
print of "A First Unit for Mac Arthur Park Lutheran Church, 1961
Drawer
61 The Commanders House drawing w/ color, 1976
The Commanders House drawing
Box
1 Materials relating to the Beautify San Antonio Association
Correspondence, 1967
The San Antonian, 1967
biography of Richard H. Hackendahl
hotel room receipts, February 1967
photographs, 1967
Clean-up and beautification campaigns article, May 1967
Drawer
61 sign saying, "'Beautify Needle' To Be Used By Beautify President"
Box
1 Other materials (personal and miscellaneous)
Univeristy of Houston, authority to register, Fall 1949
Correspondence, 1948-1958
photos, 1954
concrete footing sketch
pictures of house built by architure students University of Houston, 1947-1948
University of Houston grades, and graduation correspondence, 1949
MacKie and Kamrath AIA correspondence, 1950
The University of Houston, Summer Convocation program
School training program and progress record, October 29, 1945
Aarial photo of San Antonio before HemisFair
photos
newspaper clippings

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