University Archives Photograph Collections
Arranged in alphabetical order by
U 1.5 Academic Affairs Photographs, 1975 and undated: This collection
of 17 prints consists of images of cats, dogs, two wounded dogs, an photo of Dr. Glen C.
Law, a photo of Dr. Earnest F. Gloyna, and a group of people posing with a Libraries
poster at a reception.
U 1.6 Academic Affairs Photographs, 1968 and undated: This
collection of 58 prints includes images of an archaeological dig in Lamb County, Texas;
three individual portraits; an old grain silo; an old barn; and aerial views of the
university. Also includes images of the NCATE-TEA Evaluation Team from 1963, and equipment
from the Physics Department.
Agriculture, School of
U 7.2 Agricultural School Photographs, 1938-1939 undated: The collection of 23 prints contains various images pertaining to the
Agricultural School's students and activities. Included are a map depicting from which
counties Tech Agricultural students reside (1938-39); numberous buildings such as the
Administration, Engineering, Holden Hall, the Dairy Barn, and the Beef Barn; students in
the Dairy Manufacturing lab, the Creamery, the Farm Shops, and the Meat Labs; some
equipment of the Plant Industry Dept.; a F.F.A chicken judging contest; feeder steers; and
a meeting of the Vocational Agriculture Teachers.
U 7.4 Agricultural School Photographs, 1941-1955 undated: The collection of 209 prints and 14 negatives contains images
pertaining to the "1952 Feeders' Day", the "1955 Feeders' Day",
Miscellaneous Cattle in pens, "Stocker Steers 1942-1943", Miscellaneous
Carcasses, "Two Roomies of 1914 Vintage", and miscellaneous photos of cattle and
U 7.6 Agricultural School Photographs, 1928-1938 and
undated: This collection contains two negatives of an aerial view of the Dairy
Barn and campus; one print of the Tech Farms which shows a man in a field with sheep
grazing in the foreground; and a print of Dr. Paul H. Carlson posing with an unidentified
man and a ram. Dr. Carlson wrote a book on titled Texas woollybacks: the range
sheep and goat industry.
U 8.1 Agricultural School Photographs, 1939-1966 and
undated: This collection of 300 prints, 39 negatives and 419 slide images
pertaining to the Texas Tech Research Farm (PanTech) at Pantex, TX, and the Killgore Beef
Cattle Center. Other images include brush control, playa lake research, and student and
chairman search photos. Also represented are the agronomy, entomology, range management,
and park administration departments. Of interest are photos from the Good Neighbor Project
with Mexico during the 1960s and 1970s. Other images include the "Senior
Breakfast", scholarship recipients, and Water Resources Institute. People
pictured include Ray Chappelle, John E. Dixon, James C. Hillier, Neil Sperry, Gerald W.
Thomas, and W. L. Ulich.
U 8.10 Agricultural School Photographs, 1985-1993 and
undated: The collection of 14 prints includes images of the 1985 Livestock
Judging Team Intenationals Champions (TTU); winners of the Charles C. Thompson
Professorship in Agricultural Finance (1991); Dairy Barn Ceremony (1992); winners of the
1987, 1988, 1991, and 1993 Distinguished Alumnus Award; winners of the Outstanding
Agriculturalists (1992, 1993); and the 61st Annual Pig Roast (1988).
SWCPC 566-E1 Ava & Cliff Barr Collection:
71 prints of W. L. Stangel, who was Dean of the School of Agriculture, and
historical images of the school's activities and people.
Agricultural Sciences and Natural
U 12.1 Agricultural Sciences Photographs, 1976-1984:
This collection contains 55 prints, 19 negatives and 2 contact sheets. The
images consists of candids of people working in the fields and harvested fruits
and vegetables for the Durango Project (1978); F. P. King and Son Seed Breeder's
crops (1976); commencement (1980-1982); Homecoming Breakfast (1983); and
numerous images of people, most labeled as Gerald Thomas Outstanding
Agriculturalist (1979-1984). Persons identified include George Babcock, Lyndon
Fenton, W. S. "Bill" Heatley, Jack Hightower, T. L. Leach, Don H. Marble, Sarah
E. McGaughey, Robert E. Pfluger, Senator Bill Sarpalius, and Ranell Scott.
U 214.1 Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Photographs, undated: This collection contains 43 prints from the Texas Tech Agriculture
Department of Ranching and Agricultural Sciences, such as farm life (animals and
equipment), people, the Tech campus and recreational scenes. Included are
the Administration Building, cattle, horses, irrigation, machinery, Mackenzie
State Park, the Texas Tech Seal, sheep, James Strickland, tractors, and welding.
U 214.4 Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Photographs, 1949-1950 and undated: This collection of 71 prints
consists of miscellaneous images, including people attending banquets, people
performing as the Aggie Club Entertainers, Miss Lubbock (1949), South Plains
Cotton Queens, and images of the Texas Tech University campus buildings and
construction. The 23 oversize images consist of one mounted print of a
greenhouse and pages from a scrapbook, and are located in UA Photo Oversize box
B. People pictured include Jane Armstrong, Barnes, Buddy Barnes, J. B.
Cooper, Dan Doss, George Mahon, Milford Meadows, W. L. Stangle, W. A. Tinney,
President D. M. Wiggins, and Dr. A. W. Young.
Alpha Phi Omega
U 15.1 Alpha Phi Omega Photographs, 1945-1992 and
undated: This collection of 737 photographs contains images of the organizations
social events and community work. Included are images of Active Retreats 1/30/87, 1988; Adopt-a-City, Hale Center 3/7/87; Advisor/Active Bowl-off
3/1/87; All-University Mixer 2/17/87; Blood Drive; Bowling, 1/23/87, 1988; Car Wash;
Copper Caboose 2/13/87; Fall Smoker, 1982; Food Bank 2/28/87; Going Away Party- David
Miller 1988; Guadeloupe House Project 2/14/87; Homecoming 1982; Jungle Sigs Parties 1982,
1988; Kidnap Breakfast at the Kettle 2/28/87; Kiwanis Camp, Fall 1982; Little Brother/Big
Brother Picnic 1988 and 4/92; Lubbock State School 1992; Meetings; National Conventions;
Pajama Party 1988; Picnic at the Rec Center 2/28/87; Pledge Retreat at Camp Post 2/13/87;
Program Sales 1982; Prospective Pledge Project- Scout Service Center 2/7/87; Ranching
Heritage Center 1988; School House Dedication; Scouting; Second Annual Olympics 1988;
Sectionals 1988; Semi-Formal Rush 1988; Signature Parties; Steak Fry, Fall 1982; and
Volleyball Intramurals, 1982, 1988.
U 18.1 Angel Flight Photographs, 1961: This collection, consisting of 52 prints and 46 negatives, contains group and composite portraits of the Texas Tech Angel Flight and Arnold Air
Society organizations. Images concern Air Force Field Day, Baylor University Drill Competition (1961), Trip to U. S. A. F.
Academy (1961), and U. S. Armed Forces Commissioning Ceremony (1973).
U 18.2 Angel Flight Photographs, 1973-1976,
1980-83: This collection contains eight group and composite portraits of the
Texas Tech Angel Flight organizations. The 1975 composite is missing some of the
Arnold Air Society
U 211.1 Block and Bridle Club Photographs, 1937-1974 and
undated: This collection consists of 219 prints of various people
involved in Block and Bridle club activities, as well as images of the Tech campus and
activities such as rodeos. The images were taken out of Annual Reports as they had become
loose and were falling out of the reports. Included are images of campus
buildings such as the Dairy Barn, bull riding, cattle, dances, people gambling,
hogs, horses, Little International All University Livestock Show and Judging
Contest, Meat Judging Teams, meat sales, milking parlor, musicians, parades,
sheep, sheep judging, and trophies. Persons pictured are Ray, Burkhart,
Cecil Horne, W. L. Stangel, and Palmer Willis. Some of the images in this
collection have been digitized and are viewable
Board of Regents
U 30.10 Board of Regents Photographs, circa 1930-1993
and undated: This collection
consists of five black and white portraits- Horn Professor Dr. Soon Song, Texas
Tech President Edward Newton Jones, Cal Farley, and George W. Dupree; one group
photo of the Board of Directors from 1954?, one group photo of Board of Regent
members from an unspecified year, and 3 color slides of the building
model of new Texas Tech University Library building.
U 30.16 Board of Regents Photographs, circa 1980s: This collection consists of 181 color slides of Texas Tech Board
of Regent members, and various images relating to the university's campus and history.
Included are Alvin Allison, John E. Birdwell, J. Fred
Bucy, Amon Carter, Lauro F. Cavazos, Nathan C. Galloway, Clint Formby, Rex
Fuller, Roy K. Furr, Joe Pevehouse, Anne Phillip, James L.
Snyder, Spenser Wells.
U 30.17 Board of Regents Photographs, circa 1980s: This collection
consists of 14 black and white portraits of various former Board of Regent
members that were inside an envelope labeled “Former Chairmen of the Board of
Regents, 12-15-80”. Included are J. Fred Bucy, Charles C. Thompson, Roy Furr,
Manuel Debusk, Clint Formby, J. Edd McLaughlin, Reytha R. Martin, C. I. Wall,
Frank Junell, Judson F. Williams, Bill E. Collins, James M. West, Joe T. Sneed,
and W. D. Watkins.
U 30.18 Board of Regents Photographs, circa 1980s: This collection
consists of three black and white portraits and eight negatives of various
former Board of Regent members. Many of the group pictures were taken from the
La Ventana. Included are James M. West, Wright Armstrong and the 1945
Brown's Photograph Studio (Lubbock,
Consists of 774 prints of Texas
Technological College from 1930-1934. The Studio operated in Lubbock
from the 1920s to the 1950s. Although the collection is primarily
portraits, there are many images of events held at the college. Some of the images in this collection have been digitized and are
U 212.1 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, circa 1925: This 2 print collection consists of images of Texas
Technological College's Administration Building, circa 1925. Donated by Sharlene Formby
U 212.2 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, undated: This collection consists of 4 prints of Texas Technological
College Library Reserve Reading room area in the Administration Building. Donated by Erma
Jean of Abilene Christian University. The Texas Tech Library used to be located at
the Administration Building's west wing during the 1920s to the 1930s.
U 212.3 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, circa 1925: This collection consists of an early photo of the Texas
Technological College Administration and Human Sciences Buildings. Donated by Tommy
U 212.4 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, circa
1920s: This collection consists of seven early photos of the Texas
Technological College buildings, including the Administration, the Chemistry, and
Engineering buildings. Donated by Hal and Jean Stockton, through courtesy of Marsha
U 212.5 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, 1998: This collection consists of 19 color slides
consists of images of the Dairy Barn from various angles.
U 212.6 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, 1947: This collection of 63 prints and 4 negatives consist of images
of the 1947 construction of University's Jones Stadium. The photos were taken by Jim
Dallas of Lubbock, Texas, for the Oldt-Midwest Company, a contractor on the project. James
Burville Nanney, a relative of the donor, had acquired the photos while he was working on
the stadium's construction.
U 212.7 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, circa
1925-1992 and undated: This collection of 9 negatives and 12 prints consists of various
images of campus buildings, including numerous aerial views.
U 212.8 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, undated: Donated by Professor George Tereshkovich, this collection
contains three color postcards, each depicting a building on the Texas Tech campus. Shown
are the Municipal Auditorium, the Library, and the Administration buildings.
U 212.9 Buildings- Miscellaneous Photographs, undated: Two aerial prints of the Texas Tech University and unidentified
U 210.3 Chancellor's Office Photographs, 1998 and undated- This collection
consists of 3 prints of members of the Board of Regents attending the 75th
Anniversary Gala event in 1998; 1 group portrait taken in the courtyard of the
Merket Center for the Board of Regents reunion in 1998; and 13 prints of Board
of Regents members attending meetings. Pictured include Dolph Briscoe, Robert
Brown, Nancy Jones, Joel Kupersmith, Ben Leeah, Carl Noe, Robert Pflugler,
the Pharmacy Museum (Amarillo, Tex.), Ann Richards, Dr. David Smith,
Governor Preston Smith, Lee Stafford, James Sowell, Alan White, Governor
Mark White, and Edward Whiteacre.
U 210.4 Chancellor's Office Photographs, undated-
collection consists of 60 prints and 27 negatives of images of Chancellor John
T. Montford with various people- Montford and Robert Duncan posing with a flag
underneath the portrait of Governor Preston Smith; a commerical photo of the
underground Capitol extension in 1993; an autographed portrait of Governor George W. Bush,
Montford, and an unidentified man posing with the 1994 Texas USPS stamp;
Montford, Bob Bullock, Teel Bivins, and various unidentified men in hunting
gear; and Montford and a group of men on a fishing trip.
Chemistry, Department of
U 42.2 Department of Chemistry
Photographs, 1951 and undated- This collection
contains four portraits of three individuals, one of which is Richard Sloan
Hufsteadler, and a picture of a young lady
seated at a large computer terminal.
U 42.3 Department of Chemistry
Photographs, 1940-1958- This collection
contains 88 prints and 78 negatives of group portraits of chemistry students,
courtesy of chemistry professor Clinton McPerson.
U 205.2 Civil Engineering- Water Photographs, 1966-
This collection consists of one print of three men- James R.
Gattis, James L. Kindred and Guy Stricklin, Jr.
U 205.1 Civil Engineering- Wind Photographs, 1966-
This collection consists of four images of metal piping and Mitchell
U 205.3 Civil Engineering Photographs, 1985 and
undated- This collection consists of nine images of still lifes
of lab equipment and one group portrait of 14 men, identified as J. R.
Bailey, C. V. G. Vallabhan, J. W. Reed, W. P. Vann, C. Overbeck, M. L.
Smith, J. E. Minor, W. K. Wray, H. S. Norville, K. Hill, J. Westlake, T.
Froemming, J. Collins, and J. Baeker.
Communications and Marketing
Contracting and Risk Management
- U 213.1 Contracting and Risk Management Photographs, 1970-
This collection consists of a print showing damage to the north wing of
the Home Economics building due to the 1970 Lubbock Tornado. Also includes eleven
photocopies of images showning other tornado damage to the Tech campus.
Crosbyton Solar Power Project
- U 53.2 Crosbyton Solar Power Project Photographs, 1962-1980s and undated-
This collection contains 5 contact sheets; 939 negatives; 1
transparency; 969 prints; and 1,548 slides. It consists of images which pertain to
the construction, operation, and dismantling of the Crosbyton Solar Power Project.
Some of the images in the collection are now being digitized. To view
the images, go
U 55.2 Dairy Barn Photographs, 1931 and undated-
Loaned for copying by Raleigh C. Middleton were 6 negatives and two
prints of Mr. Middleton posing with a prize winning cow in front of the Dairy Barn in
1931. Also included, but not from Mr. Middleton, are two other undated images of the
Dairy Barn's exterior and an interior view of cattle feed in the loft.
U 9.2 Dean of Students Photographs, undated-
contains thirteen miscellaneous images of students posing in academic settings,
various campus brochures, and a group Christmas portrait of the Kappa Alpha
Disney, Jay C. and Doris
197.1 Jay C. and Doris K. Disney Collection Photographs, 1925-
The collection contains two b/w photos of First football game and the
possible precursors to Saddle Tramps (?), 1925.
U 66.2 Electrical Engineering Photographs, 1937-1959 and undated-
This collection of 280 prints consists of images of Marvin "P.
J." Minter, his family, and his trains. The images cover a wide variety of subjects,
including Texas Technological College, Tech parades, Minter's train shop, woman posing in
bathing suits, bathers at the beach, a squirrel, people picnicing, golfers, G. E. Fort
Wayne Works staff, a cabin at Pine Lake, Percy Storm and His Southern Melody Boys band
(Sulphur Springs, Tex.), and scenes of snow and flooded streets. Also included are 1940's
images of the Indianapolis races (possibly 1937?), Chicago, the Field Museum, and a
Wrigley Field ball game of the Chicago Cubs versus Brooklyn Dodgers.
- U 218.1 College of Engineering Photographs, 1927, 1946 and undated- This collection of six prints consists of images of students and
faculty members of the College of Engineering between 1927-1946 and undated. Identified
persons include Lewis Stephen Grandy, Harold Lyman Kipp, M. Farris, the senior class of
1946, the graduate class of 1946, and another senior class of the 1940s.
- U 68.1 Engineering College Photographs, 1967-1977 and undated-
This collection of 92 prints includes images of people exercising;
environmental technology equipment; people posing for group portraits; members of the
Industrial Advisory Board; a tour of the Textile Research Center; members of the Ranch
Headquarters Association and a book signing there (1967-77); members of the Solar Energy
Project (1976-77); people at the International Textile Symposium (1969); portraits of
professors from the Engineering College; an image of the early Tech Bookstore near the
Broadway entrance (circa 1926-1929); Engineers' Club of Dallas Banquet (1962-1972); and
images for Research Day. Pictured include John R. Bradford, Roy B. Davis, Thomas M.
Hill, Jean A. Jenkins, Dr. Grover Murray, and Dr. James L. Youngblood.
- U 217.1 Engineering Services Photographs, undated-
This collection of 8 oversized prints consists of images of Texas Tech
University, Lubbock, ranching and farming scenes, as well as other parts
of Texas and New Mexico. Included are Braniff Airways, Hi-D-Ho
Restaurant (Lubbock, Tex.), and Lubbock Body Work. These prints are copies of materials sent to Engineering Services by the
Southwest Collection for processing for patrons. Courtesy of Woody Rains. They are located
in UA Oversize Photos Box A.
- U 217.2 Engineering Services Photographs, 1978-1981 and
undated- This collection has 782 prints, 916 negatives, and 473 slides. It
consists largely of images from various Texas Tech football games. Also included are
pictures of the university band, aerial views of Lubbock, views of the Crosbyton Solar
Power Project dish in Crosbyton, Texas, and a 1979 Texas Tech Basketball game.
- U 228.1 Executive Vice-President and Provost Photographs, 1980-1988 and undated-
This collection consists 1 slide, 1 contact sheet, 4 negatives, and 70
prints of miscellaneous photos found in the Executive Vice-President and Provost
manuscript collection. Images include PATSCU representatives at the 1980 San Antonio
meeting; miscellaneous building signs; campus views of the Chinese University of Hong
Kong; Dr. Fred Bryant being awarded the Agricultural Sciences Outstanding Researcher Award
for 1985; grounds maintenance work on campus; hogs; awarding of the Petroleum Grant by
Meridian Oil in 1988; recipients of the Top Techsan Awards in 1986; and various telephone
poles and lines.
- U 70.4 Ex-Students Association Photographs, 1942, 1989 and undated (1940s or 1950s)-
This collection consist of 20 b&w prints, 24 negatives, and 30
color slides. It contains images of various campus buildings of early Texas
Technological College from possibly the 1940s or 1950s. Also includes a photo of Fern
Sawyer, a famous female rodeo rider.
- U 70.5 Ex-Students Association Photographs, circa 1984?-
This collection contains 10 color negatives and 4 oversize
transparencies of the Intramural Building. The image was used for the cover of the
July-August 1984 issue of the Texas Techsan.
- U 70.6 Ex-Students Association Photographs, 1960-1980 and
undated- This collection of 659 slides contains a wide variety of images,
including campus buildings and scenes, a football game, the Midland Golf Tournament, a
parade, a student protest, and numerous people. Also includes images of the University of
Texas campus and activities.
Planning and Construction
U 156.1 Facilities Planning and Construction Photographs, circa 1930s-1970s and undated-
This collection of 29 items consists of oversized images of Texas Tech
Campus buildings. Included are nineteen aeial photos of the campus (July 1959 and
undated); two renderings of the Dorm and Dining Facilities for Men; two images of dorm
room interiors (1958); the Men's Dorm under construction (1957); six images of the Farm
Residence Buildings; a color rendering of the recreational center (undated); and a pencil
drawing of the Business Administration building (undated). The two mounted images of
the dorm room interiors is located in Oversize 8.19; the rest of the images are located in
UA Oversize Photos Box C.
Faculty [see also the faculty files in
Institutional Research and Information Management collection]
- U 72.3 Faculty Photographs, 1948-1960-
This collection contains 474 negatives and 161 prints of various photos
of Texas Tech faculty members that were taken by Koen Studio. The studio had been a
long-time photographic business in Lubbock, Texas and was located on Broadway. Koen
photographed students, staff and faculty for the Texas Tech yearbook, La Ventana.
Pictured include Dr. Vivian J. Adams, Louise C. Allen, Albert Barnett,
Nolan E. Barrick, Mrs. John H. Baumgardner, Mrs. Paul L. Beitler, Dr. J.
W. Bennett, John Bryant, C. V. Bullen, Major Melvin Burnett, O. C.
Southall, Miss S. Callan, John S. Carroll, R. L. Chappelle, W. P. Clement,
Evelyn Clewell, Tom Copeland, J. C. Cross, Dr. Mary Dabney, J. William
Davis, Joe Dennis, John C. Dowling, W. L. Ducker, J. S. Dwyer, C. D.
Eaves, Mrs. Ludie Eaves, Mabel Erwin, N. C. Fine, R. K. Flege,
William R. Geisert, Gustav E. Giesecke, Col. H. L. Green, Harding, Warren G. Harding, Emmett
Hazelwood, George Heather, J. R. Heitman, Gene Hemmle, D. E. Holcomb,
William Curry Holden, Bill Holmes, Nancy Innis, R. C. Janeway, Dr. E. N. Jones, Bob Kellogg, R. W. Kireilis, F. A.
Kleinschmidt, Mina W. Lamb, P. M. Larson, John W. Linsay, J. H. Milikin,
J. N. Mitchie, F. L. Mize, R. C. Mowery, Dr. J. H. Murdough, K. L. Neeley,
Majorie Neely, L. E. Parsons, W. M. Pearce, Marshall L. Pennington, Major
Victor B. Penuel, Milton Peoples, Florence Phillips, J. E. Platz, Martye
Poindexter, J. W. Posey, L. J. Powers, C. B. Qualia, Arne Randall, Polk
Robinson, Reginald Rushing, C. C. Schmidt, Shirley Schultz, W. D. Scott,
Dr. Gene Shelden, Bud Sherrod, Raymond Sidwell, Dr. P. G. Stensland,
Haskell Taylor, Dean Willa V. Tinsley, Col. O. Turner, E. J. Urbanovsky,
Mary Jean van Appledorn, Harry S. Walker, Wade Walker, Dr. Morris S.
Wallace, T. F. Weisen, Landon Westbrook, Ira L. Williams, J. J.
Willingham, J. Roy Wells, A. W. Young,
and M. J. Zablotny. Several of these have been digitized and can be viewed in
our digital collection called "Texas
- U 72.4 Faculty Photographs, 1959- This collection of two negatives are reprints from the 1959 La Ventana
of George Heather, Dean of Business Administration.
- See also U 236.1 Photographic Services Portrait Collection (2 boxes).
- U 242.1 Flora Goforth Photographs, undated-
contains 64 prints and 63 negatives of Goforth's archaeological expedition
to New Mexico with William Curry Holden in the early 1930s, some family
photos, and photos from the funeral of a classmate who was killed in a
motorcycle accident while attending Texas Technological College.
- U 242.2 Flora Goforth Photographs, undated-
contains 11 images of Flora Goforth, the Engineering Drafting School building, and
a Native American doing pottery.
- U 242.3 Flora Goforth Photographs, 1906-2000-
115 negatives and 175 prints of the Goforth family and friends, and images taken
by Flora Goforth on an archaeological expedition at Jemez, New Mexico, under the direction of Dr.
Hewitt of the University of New Mexico. These expedition images are all undated but likely circa the
late 1920s or early 1930s.
U 82.2 Grounds Maintenance Photographs, undated- The 1 print and 2 negative collection contains images of the Texas Tech
Universitys Administration Building.
- U 82.3 Grounds Maintenance Photographs, 1959-
The collection of 6 color slides and 4 negatives contains images of the
Texas Tech Universitys campus and of beds of chrysanthemum flowers planted around
Herald Photograph Collection, 1930s-1980s - contains a large
number of prints and
negatives on various Texas Tech subjects such as the football and
basketball teams, campus buildings and structures, the band and Court Jesters,
Carol of Lights, and the
ROTC from the 1950s-1970s. The student organizations pictured include Las
Chaparritas, Los Camaradas, Silver Key, Adelphi, Kemas, Socii, the College Club,
Ko Shari, the Wranglers, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Alpha Tau Omega, Sigma Alpha
Epsilon, Sigma Nu, Delta Gamma, Alpha Gamma, Kappa Sigma, Phi Beta Pi, Pi Kappa
Alpha, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Delta Tau Delta, Delta Delta Delta, Gamma Phi Beta,
Kappa Alpha, Phi Mu, Phi Kappa Psi, and DFD.
Heritage Club Photograph Collection - contains images of many of the most
important events, people and places connected to Texas Tech history.
Hispanic Student Society
U 209.1 Hispanic Student Society Photographs, undated- This collection contains 260 prints and 76 negatives pertaining to the
organization's activities, particularly it's social ones. Included are images of
camping in Caprock Canyon, cookouts, pinatas, Raider Red and the Masked Rider, a banquet,
sports events, dancing, and various people.
U 261.2 Human Sciences Photographs, 1960-1990-
This collection contains 88 prints and 17 color photocopies of
various images of children and staff at the
Child Development Center at Texas Tech University. Most of the children's
photos show them learning and playing. There are also several images of
children who are blind. The color photocopies are of the McDuff children-
Glen (1960-1961) and Karen (1973-1975), both of whom attended the Child
Development Center. The CD contains scans of all the images.
The Office of Information Services was responsible for handling the public relations aspects of Texas
Tech University. This department has been called several names over the
years, including Photographic Services, Public Information,
University News and Publications, and News and Publications. It is
currently going under the name of Communications and Marketing.
The first symposium on Arid and Semi-arid Lands was held in conjunction with the
inauguration of Dr. Grover E. Murray as the eighth president of the university October
30-November 1, 1966. As a geologist, Dr. Murray held a long-time interest in the study of
desert environments and was instrumental in founding the International Center for Arid and
Semi-Arid Land Studies (ICASALS) at Texas Tech in 1967. Participants for the symposium
included John W. Gardner, secretary of Health, Education and Welfare; Stewert L. Udall,
secretary of the Interior; Emilio Portes Gil, former president of Mexico; and Dr. S.
Dillon Ripley, secretary of the Smithsonian Institution.
- U 98.1 Inaugurations Photographs, undated-
This collection of two prints contains images of guests of the Arid and
Semi-arid Lands symposium and Dr. Murray's Inauguration, October, 1966.
Pictured include John W. Gardner, Emilio Portes Gil, Dr. Grover E. Murray,
Dillon S. Ripley, and Stewart L. Udall.
for Disaster Research
U 220.1 Institute for Disaster Research Photographs, 1976- This collection contains one print, the
Proceedings of the Symposium
of Knowledge and Implications For Man, and a list of the participants. The image
is of all the participants of the Symposium. As this is a very small collection, the image
resides with the manuscript material.
International Center for Arid and Semi-Arid
Land Studies (ICASALS)
- U 96.3 ICASALS Photographs, undated-
The collection consists of 2 mounted, oversized prints of
dignitaries by a military air command passenger jet (undated) and a meeting at the
Lubbock International Airport
for International Development (undated).
U 109.2 La Ventana Photographs, 1970-1973 and undated:
This collection of 31,800 negatives consists of images taken by the staff of the
La Ventana for publication of the university yearbook.
U 109.3 La Ventana Photographs, 1964-1988 and undated:
collection of 121,400 negatives consists of images taken by the staff of the La
Ventana for publication of the university yearbook.
U 109.4 La Ventana Photographs, 1965-1966:
This collection of 605 negatives and nine proofs consists of images taken by
the staff of the La Ventana for publication of the university yearbook.
U 109.5 La Ventana Photographs, 1942-1943:
This collection consists of three prints of students and the Red Cross at a
war time relief drive. The images were used in the 1942-1943 La Ventana yearbook.
U 109.6 La Ventana Photographs, 1934-1995:
This artificial collection of 26 negatives consists of images photographed
from various La Ventana yearbooks per a patron's request. Many are athletic images.
La Ventana I
- Photographs, 1962-1983 and undated
II - Photographs, 1960-1984 and undated
to view digital copies of the La Ventana yearbooks
U 111.1 Law School Photographs, undated:
The collection contains seven images of Law School personnel and students.
Included are Charles Adams, Joan Blanscet, Jack Cowley, Tim R. Evans, Ronald M.
Jackson, John L. Sheperd, and Buford Terrell.
U 112.1 Library Photographs, 1947-1965 and undated:
consists of various images of Texas Tech staff and faculty, many of which worked
in the Library- Katherine Bridges, Zona Edwards, Paulie Bain Brittain, Harold
Simpson, R. C. Goodwin, Ray C. Janeway, Iva Richey Beene Parks; a group portrait
of unidentified men; the 1938 Texas Tech Board of Directors; and four images of
people attending the 1958 Junior College Workshop at Texas Tech.
U 112.2 Library Photographs, 1974-2001 and undated:
This collection consists of six images of the Library staff
and facilities, one image of the Library Addition under construction in 1974,
and one image of the Cluff family attending a retirement party for Library Dean
Cluff in 2001. Pictured include Ken Ketner, Ken, Carol Joiner and Sharon
U 112.17 Library Photographs, 1940s and undated:
This collection consists of
nineteen prints and 18 negatives of groups of individuals, building
structures, and ceremonies relating to the Texas Tech University Library. An
artificial collection, the images were reproduced in 1997 from the Heritage Club
collection and from the 1940s La Ventanas.
- U 112.18 Library Photographs, July 1987:
This collection consists of 72 color slides of the interior of the
Texas Tech University Library and members of its staff and administration.
- U 112.19 Library Photographs, 1999:
Taken by Robert Suddarth Photography, this collection consists of 5
prints of the newly renovated interior of the Texas Tech University Library, including
Government Documents, the Fifth Floor stacks, and one of the TLTC computer lab.
- U 112.20 Library Photographs, 1995?:
Taken by Pamela Cooper, these 4 color prints are of the presentation of
a bicycle to Ed Brousard, who worked for Library Development. Brousard's car had been
broken into and a collection was taken up to buy him the bicycle. Also includes a
newspaper clipping on Cooper's death. All donated by Bruce Cammack.
External Relations and Outreach
U 275.1 Library External Relations
and Outreach Photographs, 2001: This collection of 50
color negatives and 32 color prints consists of various images of Library staff,
office space, and Tina Fuentes's art work. Pictured are D'Ann Harmon, David
Marshall, Brian Quinn, Jan Kemp, Dawn Dockter, Greg Nelson, Richard Kyle, Carol
Roberts, Liz Applin, Sarah Tollett, Amy Chang, Steve Bogener, and Donald Dyal.
U 275.2 Library External Relations
and Outreach Photographs, April 27, 2001: This collection
of 16 color prints of document Arbor Day planting activities. Included are
images of the Will Rogers Statue wrapped in black crepe paper, the Masked Rider
on horseback, Chancellor John Montford at the podium, the releasing of red and
black balloons, and group portraits of Library staff participating in the
U 275.3 Library
External Relations and Outreach Photographs, May 14, 2001:
This collection of 11 color prints consist of staff in a style show showing off
shirts and jerseys with the Library logo. Pictured are Robin Bray, Peter
Kargbo, Jo Ann Altman, Lisa Gonzales, David Marshall, and Donell Callender.
U 275.4 Library
External Relations and Outreach Photographs, February, 2002:
This collection of 39 black & white prints consist of candids of the Men's
Basketball team for an ESPN photo shoot.
U 275.5 Library
External Relations and Outreach Photographs, 2001: This
collection consists of images from various Library activities. 14 color prints
show Library staff- Adrian Levya, Eric Law, Dawn Dockter, Scott Devine, Amy
Chang, Jan Kemp, and Myra Brown- participating in the "Raising a Reader Book
Festival" event at Mahon Public Library on May 5, 2001. 4 color prints are of a
Preston Smith exhibit on May 5, 2001. The last set are of 3 prints of the first
Story Hour on May 5, 2001, and 21 color prints showing Jake Syma and Myra Brown
reading to a crowd for Children's Story Hour on August 2001.
U 275.6 Library
External Relations and Outreach Photographs, 2001: This
collection of 100 color prints documenting the activities of the Library Gala,
including attendees and singers. Pictured include Myra Brown, Scott Devine,
D'Ann Harmon, Dale Cluff, John Montford, Don Haragan, Idris Traylor, David
Schmidly, David Marshall, H. B. Paksoy, and Karen Knight.
U 275.7 Library
External Relations and Outreach Photographs, 1997-1999 and undated:
This collection of 46 color prints consist of interior and exterior views of the
Library after its renovation (1999), interior and exterior views of the
Southwest Collection building (August 27, 1997 and undated), and exterior views
of the International Cultural Center (undated).
U 275.8 Library External
Relations and Outreach Photographs, May 9, 1997:
This collection of 96 color prints consists of images taken when Texas First
Lady Laura Bush came to the Southwest Collection to rededicate the Coronelli
Globe. Tech Regent James Sowell contributed the funds to help restore the
globe and have a stand and enclosed built for the globe. The globe was
rededicated in Mrs. Bush's honor. Several of the images are close ups of the
globe. Persons attending the event included Mrs. Bush, James Sowell, Bruce
Cammack, Grover Murray, and Dale Cluff.
U 275.9 Library External
Relations and Outreach Photographs, 2001:
This collection of 10 color prints and 10 color negatives showing the
Library's logo on a white van and furniture in the Architecture Library.
U 275.10 Library External
Relations and Outreach Photographs, 1995-1996:
This collection of 171 color prints and 198 color negatives document the
construction of the Southwest Collection building from 1995-1996.
U 114.2 Masked Rider Photographs, 1955-1978 and undated-
This collection consists of 12 prints and 3 negatives of
various persons on horseback dressed as the university's mascot, the Masked Rider.
Pictured include Jim Cloyd, Bill Durfey, Joe Kirk Fulton, Nubbin Hollar,
Lee W. Puckitt, and J. H. "Hud" Rhea.
U 114.3 Masked Rider Photographs, 1953-1999 and
undated- This collection of 256 prints, 28 slides, and 1 contact sheet consists
of images of various persons on horseback dressed as the university's mascot, the Masked
Rider. Several of the images were taken during university football games, and on one
occassion comedian Bob Hope posed with one of the mascots. Also includes various
university administrators and the assistants to the mascots. Pictured include
Dusty Abney, Jennifer Aufill, Larry Cade, Johnny Bob Carruth, Perry Joe
Church, Joe Kirk
Fulton, Lisa Gilbreath, Kurt Harris, Bob Hope, Ralynn Key, Blaine Lemons, Anne
Lynch, Tommy Martin, Becky McDougal, Kim Saunders, Jolynn Self, Amy
Smart, Tonya Tinnin, Jess Wall, and Douglas "Dink" Wilson.
U 114.4 Masked Rider Photographs, 1980s-
This collection consists of 43 images of a reception for an exhibit on
the Masked Rider program at Texas Tech University. The Southwest Collection built the
exhibit and held the reception at the University Center. Pictured include Lauro
U 114.5 Masked Rider Photographs, undated-
This collection consists of 2 b/w prints and 1 color slide of the
Masked Rider riding on the playing field. Two of the photos were take during a football
- See also the Red
Raider Retrospective, 1925- collection
U 226.5 Mass Communications Photographs, undated-
This collection of 49 prints and 327 slides includes various images of
NASA and astronauts, members of the Southwest Journalism Historical Center, and the Yellow
Kid doll. The slide series include Newspapers Around the World, the Black Press, the Asian
Media, a Panorama of American History, the Protest Press, the Leaders of the World, and
the Carribean Mass Media.
Medicine, School of
U 202.1 School of Medicine
Photographs, 1891-1983- This collection consists of 56 contact sheets,
149 negatives, 990 prints and 90 slides. Fifty of these images cover
a date span of 1891-1940 and consist of images of Early Lubbock, Texas,
while 19 images concern hospitals in early Lubbock from 1909-1940.
The remainder of the images are dated mainly in the 1970s and are of
various construction and renovation projects on or around the Texas Tech
University campuses, including the establishment of the Texas Tech Schools
of Medicine in Lubbock, Amarillo and El Paso.
U 202.2 School of Medicine Photographs, 1976?-
This collection consists of 25 slides of a press conference at the
Health Sciences Center occurring sometime during Cecil Mackey's presidency (1976?).
Governor Dolph Briscoe and Kent Hance were the guest speakers.
Museum of Texas
U 122.1 Museum Photographs, undated-
This collection contain 27 photographs relating to the activities of
the The Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock Lake Site and Ranching Heritage
Center between 1935 and 1981, as well as the
activities of the West Texas Museum Association and the Women's Council.
Pictured include Dean John R. Bradford, President R. C. Goodwin, R. C.,
Charles M. McLaughlin, George H. Mahon, Dorothy Rylander, and James
SWCPC 566-E1 Ava & Cliff Barr
Collection- This collection
includes three color architect's renderings of interiors of the new
Museum theatre, lobby and gallery space.
Herald Photograph Collection, 1930s-1980s (contains prints and
negatives from the 1960s-1970s on the Museum's architectural renderings,
interior candids of the building, and candids of staff and related
Museum Photograph Collection
[different from the one above]
U 123.6 Department of Music Photographs, 1954-1987 and undated-
This collection of 267 negatives and 2,097 prints consists of images of
the band, its members, and performances. Included are images of drum majors, the marching
band, twirlers, the choir, concert bands, court jesters, and football game footage. Three
oversized photographs were transferred to UA Oversize Photos box A.
Herald Photograph Collection, 1930s-1980s (contains prints and
negatives from various music camp prints and negatives from the 1960s.)
U 160.1 School of Nursing Photographs, 1977-1988 and undated-
This collection has 192 prints, 148 negatives, and 14 color
slides. It consists of miscellaneous images on the nursing profession, nursing
students, and the Texas Tech School of Nursing. It includes images on the Annual
Conference on Continuing Education (1977); the EP and BC Advisory Committee meeting
(1988); the Excellence in Nursing Practice Award Display in the HSC Library (undated); the
Historical Registration (1983); the Lillian Wald Library Display (undated); the May Awards
Ceremony (1986); a Nursing Exhibit (undated); the School of Nursing pin; and numerous
unidentified people. Also included are slides of the Faculty Lunch and Meeting (1986), and
U 160.3 School of Nursing Photographs, undated-
This collection consists of 3 polaroid prints depicts nurses at work,
and were donated by Pat Yoder Wise.
U 160.5 School of Nursing Photographs, undated-
This collection consists of 268 slides of artwork and nursing
activities for IMAGE.
U 219.1 Official Publications Photographs, undated-
This collection of 4 oversized prints are of the architectural details
of a campus building and posed shots of Tech students. These images were used as a
photographic preparation file for the office of Official Publications, and are located in
UA Oversize Photos Box A.
U 135.10 Park Administration,
1928-1965 and undated: This collection of 45 prints, 275
negatives and 108 slides includes a wide variety of images such as the Monterey
Class Favorites, the Texas Tech Basketball team, and Methodist Hospital.
U 216.1 Park Administration and Horticulture Department Photographs, undated:
This collection contains the scripts and drafts for a slide
presentation called "Texas Tech- Then and Now", and the 138 color slides that
corresponds to this presentation.
U 136.2 Park Administration and Landscape Architecture Photographs, 1975 and undated:
This collection of 13 negatives and 62 prints consists of six aerial photos, six
images of recreational places such as Padre Island and the San Jacinto Monument,
and 50 images of a conference held at Lake Texoma.
Phi Gamma Nu
Photographic Services was a unit within the Office of University News and Publications, which was organized to handle news
and information for the Texas Tech University system. It was responsible for taking photographs to accompany media stories and other
outreach needs for the university, as well as serving as an on-site photography studio for campus requests such as portraits of faculty, staff and
- U 146.1 Plant and Soil Sciences Photographs, 1935-1969:
This collection of 32 prints consists of various images of people who have won
awards. Included are the Crops Judging team (1935, 1951, 1954-1969), an
awards banquet in Kansas City (1948), the Crops team members (1948, 1950), Grain
judging team (1951), the individual crops winner (1953, 1957, 1962, 1965-66),
the National Grain Sorghum Show judge (1958), Cecil Ayers, and Dr. Bill Starnes.
S 567-E1, E3-E5 George Tereshkovich
Collection: 6 prints of the installation of the University Greenhouses
(1973; 39 color slides of the Dairy Barn and Silo (1982-1983); and 12 color
slides of Agronomy Farm and related plant plots west of Flint Avenue and the
area between the west wing of the Library and the Agriculture Building
- U 147.5 President's Office Photographs, 1913-1932:
This collection consists of various images of persons applying for positions at Texas Technological College as well as
Texas Tech staff and faculty, including five portraits of Texas Tech president Paul Whitfield Horn.
- U 147.26 President's Office Photographs, 1923-1950 and undated: This collection is comprised of 58 photographs and 1 negative.
Included are photos of various Texas Tech early administrators (many of these images appear in the First Thirty Years book), military corps marching
around campus as well as individual WWII soldiers, group choir portraits and an aerial view of the campus.
- U 147.41 President's Office Photographs, 1986-1991 and undated:
The collection consists of 3 color slides, 92 prints, and 2 transparencies. It includes a variety of images, such as photos of candidates
applying to join the Presidents Hostesses group; the Playhouse Donation Ceremony (1989); the Houston Livestock Show and
Rodeo Scholarship Luncheon (1991); an aerial view; the El Pomar Center in Colorado bid for the Big 12 Conference headquarters (1995); various
research facilities; asbestos projects in Tech campus buildings (1993); Operation Senorita (1970); GM competition (1989);
Graduation ceremonies (1988); transparencies of charts of all accounts (1980); Sept. Breakfast Club Meeting (1992); the president cutting a
basketball hoop at a game (1993); President Lawless presenting Mirabeau B. Lamar medal
(1993); a PETA protest sign (1989-90); and various portraits. Terms in office for the
various administrations represented in this collection are: Dr. Grover E.
Murray (1766-1976), Dr. Cecil Mackey (1976-1979), Dr. Lauro F. Cavazos
(1980-1988), Dr. Robert W. Lawless (1989-1996), and interim President Beth Haley
- U 147.42 President's Office Photographs, 1976? The collection consists of 55 slides of Texas Tech University president
Lauro F. Cavazos being presented with a plaque in his honor and the reception that follows. Also pictured include E. Dale Cluff and Dr. David Murrah.
U 24.1 President's Council Photographs, 1976?
This 21 print collection contains images of people at various social functions,
a photo of a color drawing of the Masked Rider, and a display set of medals.
Pictured include Bill Clayton, Dr. Grover E. Murray, and May Owen.
U 207.1 Provost's Office Photographs, 1980-1992 and undated:
This collection of 96 prints contains images of the Texas Tech Will Rogers
statue in snow (1988), the Convocations Committee, University Seal (1980), the
Faculty Honors Convocation (1992), the Inauguration of Chang-Lin Tien as 75th
Chancellor of UC of Berkeley, the Long Range Development Plan Illustration (undated),
Non-faculty Achievement Awards (1992), a parking Garage at UT in Arlington,
Renovation and damaged buildings and facilities (undated), and a Thank you from Mayor David
U 207.1 Provost's Office Photographs, 1987 and 1993:
This collection of 33 prints and 2 contact sheets contains images of
a Non-Faculty Awards event, Len Ainsworth, and the St. Paul's on the Plains church.
Public Information, Department of
The Department of Public Information, later called the Office of University News and Publications and more recently the Office of
Communications and Marketing, handled publicity and presses releases for Texas Tech University. It also gathered news clippings and media
information published on Texas Tech by outside entities.
U 148.3 Public Information Negatives:
This 6 box collection consists of negatives related to the activities of the Department of Public Information. Select images from this collection have
been digitized and are viewable at here.
U 148.3 Public Information Prints:
This 5 box collection consists of prints related to the activities of the Department of Public Information. Select images from this collection have
been digitized and are viewable at
Ranching Heritage Center
U 151.2 Ranching Heritage Center Photographs, 1917-1988:
This collection of 118 prints, 26 negatives, and 2 slides contains images of
activities on the Ranching Heritage Center compound, the various ranch building
and their interiors, members of the Ranching Heritage Association, activities
related to the National Western Artists Show and Sales, people wearing historic
costumes, the old Arnett Ranch Headquarters building, a slave cabin, Spring Lake
Ranch, and Will Rogers. Also includes two damaged, mounted images-
one is of Geo. Turner holding a team of horses next to oil derricks that were
close to the Bickley Farm north of Electra, Texas in 1917. The second
image is of a group of children posed beside a school in Clara, Texas in 1920.
Pictured include the 6666 Barn; Dr. Len Ainsworth, Ninia Bivins; Alton Brazell;
Clay County Jail (Clay County, Tex.); Cattle; Chuckwagons; Clara (Tex.);
Cowboys; Electra (Tex.); Ewing Halsell; Hogs; Fran Holden; Horses; Longhorn
Cattle; Jiggs Mann; Dr. Grover E. Murray; Montie Ritchie; Geo Turner; and
U 151.3 Ranching Heritage Center Photographs, undated:
This collection consists of two prints. One is a woman’s portrait labelled "Edwards, T Bar Ranch, Tahoka, undated". The second is an undated color
aerial of the Texas Tech University campus. Transferred to UA Oversize Photos Box B.
Raider Retrospective, 1925- historical images of the Texas Tech
campus, student life, faculty, and campus activities that have been pulled
together from various collections.
U 265.1 Rodeo Association Photographs, 1946-2000 and
undated: This collection consists of 150 prints on the activities
and members of the Texas Tech Rodeo Association. Aside from the individual
and group portraits, the images include bull riding, bronc riding, musicians,
rodeo queens, homecoming floats, and a photo from a road trip to Kansas.
Also included are photos of a telegram, news clippings and a men's basketball
game. Photo #112 is an oversized group portrait of alumni attending the
annual Cowboy Symposium, circa either 1999 or 2000. This image is housed
in the acid-free box along with the oversized scrapbook pages.
U 424.1 Dan Seale Photographs, 1946-1947: The collection consists of 27 black and white photographs of the
stadium for the Rose Bowl (2 images), Texas Tech pep rally in front of the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas in the fall of 1947 (7 images),
the 1947 Texas Tech homecoming parade for the TTC versus Baylor (10 images), Jones Stadium on fire while under construction (5 images),
a TTC pep ralley on Broadway and College Avenues (2 images), and a dormitory decorated with banners for the football game against the bears.
Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library Photographs
- U 426.1 Abel Ramirez Photograph Collection, 1994-1996 : This 70 print and 74 negative collection consists of images the site
and surrounding buildings for the new Southwest Collection Building before and during construction.
Sports Information Photograph Collections
U 170.2 Student Association Photographs, circa 1993? This 16 print and 19 negative collection consists of images of a
cookout by the Student Association on the west corner of the University Center. Includes
images of students, the band, and Raider Red at the cookout.
U 170.3 Student Association Photographs, 1989 and undated:
This collection consists of 207 prints, 216 negatives, and 12 contact
sheets. It contains a wide variety of images pertaining to the activities of Texas
Tech's Student Association, the Tech campus, Tech students, extracurricular activities,
numerous sporting events, fraternity and sororities events, and various portraits of
people. Pictured include the Tech Band, baseball, basketball, the Blarney
Stone, bowling, Dr. Lauro F. Cavazos, fences, football, fraternities, golf,
gymnastics, Dr. Robert Lawless, polo, Raider Red, sororities, tennis, Texas
Opera Theatre, track and field, volleyball, water skiing, weightlifting, and
U 175.2 Student Publications Photographs, 1969 and undated:
This collection consists of 104 negatives of
images taken for student publications, most likely the La Ventana. Included are
images of the food lab, members of the American Home Economics Association and
their awards banquet, members of Home Management, members of A. I. D., the Home
Economics Council, and Dr. Lockart. The negatives were taken by the photo
staff of Student Publications and were sent to the Southwest Collection by
Athletics: This digital collection is comprised of photographs of
various Texas Tech athletic related persons and events that have been
pulled together from various manuscript and photograph collections found in the
Texas Tech People: This digital collection is comprised of photographs of Texas Tech related persons that have been
pulled together from various manuscript and photograph collections found in the
U 215.1 Texas Techsan Photographs, circa 1950s:
The Collection consists of one negative and one print of Joe Kirk Fulton, as the
Masked Rider, leading the Red Raiders onto the field at the Sun Bowl.
U 192.1 Toreador Photographs, 1965-1966:
This collection contains 1,105 negatives used for the Toreador, and covers a
wide variety of subjects such as the Tech band, band camp, basketball,
cheerleading, Governor John Connally, football, Kappa Sigma, ROTC, the Saddle
Tramps, and the Young Republicans.
U 182.1 University Center Photographs, undated:
The one print collection contains a photo of students at the Ex-Students display table.
U 182.2 University Center Photographs, 1993:
This 2 print collection contains images of Lisa Gilbreath as the Masked Rider,
sitting on the horse, Double T.
U 182.3 University Center Photographs, 1979-1982 and
undated: This collection is composed of 19 images of various
people participating in university events. Group portraits are of the staff of
Pine Cove, the staff of Sky Ranch, Red Raiders Football team (1979), and the
Women’s Tennis Teams (1979-1980, 1981-1982). Also includes miscellaneous
unidentified pictures- a Tech football game; a football team portrait (undated);
various images of unidentified women of Pi Beta Phi; students posing with
sporting equipment; and various undated team portraits. These items were
discovered in the attic of the University Center Activities Office and donated
to the archive. They were transferred to UA Oversize Photos Box B.
U 182.4 University Center Photographs, 1976:
This collection consists of 1 negative and 2 prints of the University Center
taken in 1976.
University News and Publications
News and Publications Photographs
U 184.1 University News and Publications Records, 1961-1980:
This 17 box collection consists of press releases also includes 1,557 slides.
U 184.1 University News and Publications Negatives, 1975-1980: This 2 box collection consists of
10, 584 negatives related to various aspects of Texas Tech University life.
U 184.4 University News and Publications Negatives, 1967-1974: This 2 box collection consists of
8,326 Negatives, 12 contact sheets, 1 slide and 1 print.
U 185.4 University News and Publications Photographs, 1925-1986 and undated: This 5 box collection contains
slides documenting the faculty, students and campus of Texas Tech University.
U 184.5 University News and Publications,
1970-1981 and undated: This 4 box collection consists of 20,886 negatives and 1,361 slides documenting the
faculty, students and campus of Texas Tech University.
U 185.6 University News and Publications Records, 1925-2000 and undated:
This 90 box collection contains the research and departmental files of the
Office of News and Publications. Included are newspaper articles,
photographs, sound recordings, press releases and statistical information
on various persons, academic and professional units, and campus activities
U 185.11 University News and Publications Photographs, 1966-1997:
This collection consists of 1,153 prints, 36 negatives, 143 slides and 26 contact sheets documenting the people, campus and activities connected to Texas Tech.
- U 184.19 University News and Publications Photographs, undated:
The collection consists of 3 prints of various people, including Governor
Preston Smith, President Grover Murray, and Robert Pfluger.
U 184.20 University News and Publications Photographs,
1935-1992 and undated: This collection of 2 contact sheets, 11 pmts, 89 negatives, and 451
prints consists of miscellaneous images of the campus, students, and faculty of Texas Tech
University. Many of the images were used as covers for the Outlook newsletter and various
Envelope #1 contains 95
prints, mostly of images of campus buildings. Buildings pictured include the Library,
Business Administration, the Municipal Auditorium, Gordon and Bledsoe Dorms, the Health
Sciences Center, Mass Communications, Agricultural Engineering, the Law School,
Agriculture Plant Science, Textile Engineering, the University Theatre, the Agricultural
Pavilion, the University Center, the Men's Gym, the Dairy Barn, Holden Hall, Foreign
Language, the Museum, Doak Hall, Psychology, Architecture, and Chemistry. Some of the
buildings are pictured at Christmas time, decorated with Christmas lights. Also included
are images of the Crosbyton Solar Power Project solar dish, the old bonfire seal, and
three aerial views of the campus, the univesity seal, the Will Rogers Statue, construction
of an unidentified building, and ROTC men at attention with Holden Hall in the background.
Envelope #2 contains 2 contact
sheets, 11 pmts, 89 negatives, and 129 prints. Pictured are the university seal,
coffee mugs, the Library, students in class and around campus, graduation, the
Goin' Band, various musicians, and musicians marching at the recognition service
on May 14, 1935. Sport images include track and field, football, women's golf,
table tennis, pool, baseball, basketball, tennis, and the Saddle Tramps
cheering. Also included are images of Dr. Lauro F. Cavazos's inauguration lunch
at the University Center and his reception at the Museum on April 18, 1980.
Other subjects consist of various images of the Law School's facilities, its
students and its staff such as professor Marilyn Phelan.
Envelope #3 contains 120
prints, mostly of miscellaneous students and faculty doing things such as attending class,
studying, eating meals, researching in the library, swimming, and graduating. There are
also several individual faculty portraits. Other images include inductees into the Hall of
Honor and various administrators attending meetings.
Envelope #4 contains 107
prints, again mostly of miscellaneous students and faculty.
U 184.21 University News and Publications Photographs,
1996: This collection of five prints are duplicate images
of the members of the 1996 Texas Tech University Meat Judging Team who became
National Meat Judging Champs. Members included are Marvin J. Cepica, Kevin Pond,
Mark Miller, Hunter Graham, Tim Tatsch, Cody Leech, Pam Scott, Amber Lehmann,
Julie McCain, Katy Christensen, Kinann Campbell, Misty Ripkowski, Jesse Davis,
Chad Brown, Jimmy Spivey, Clint Alexander, Eddie Behrends, and Sam Curl.
U 187.1 University Theatre Photographs, undated:
The collection of 7 prints consists of images of cast members performing
scenes from plays such as "Dance of the Maypole," fencing, and dressed in
costumes such as vampires.
U 187.2 University Theatre Photographs, 1958-1973 and
undated: The collection of 50 prints consists of images of
various theatrical productions, costumes, and cast members. Productions
include 6 Characters in Search of an Author, The Chalk Garden, The House of
Bernarda Alba, Mary Stuart, and The Show-Off.
187.4 University Theatre Photographs, 1943-1997:
This 2 box collection contains photographs from various theatrical
productions, costumes, and cast members.
- U 187.7 University Theatre Photographs, 1923-1976:
The collection consists of 297color slides depicting various theatre
personalities and events. Productions include Everything in the Garden,
The Bacchae, Lower Depths, Country Wife, Tartuffe, Tobacco Road, A Doll's
House, Indians, A Street Car Named Desire, Man and Superman, Electra, and
various playbills. About a third of the slides consist of images of Harley
Sadler and tents shows.
U 188.1 University Women's Club, 1960-1995:
This collection of 235 prints contains images details of the clubs activities,
particularly it's social events such as cooking, fashion shows and parties.
Water Resources Center
U 49.1 Dewey O. Wiley Photographs, circa 1920s-1970s:
This collection of 2,326 prints and negatives consists of image from Wiley's
career as "the Father of Texas Bands." Pictured are early 1920s images of the
Simmons University "Cowboy Band", numerous images of the Texas Tech Band, as
well as Wiley family photos, postcards, and miscellaneous concert bands. A
good portion of the Texas Tech Band images are of their "formations" or
intricate patterns made by the band while performing during a football game.
Also includes choirs, drum majors, Harry LeMaire, majorettes, Midland College
football team, parades, and postcards.
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