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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Newspapers and Newspaper Clippings

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Katie Bell Crump:

An Inventory of Her Papers, 1932-1973, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Crump, Katie Bell, 1889-1980
Title: Katie Bell Crump Papers,
Dates: 1932-1973
Abstract: Katie Crump was a teacher in Carlisle, Shallowater, and Lubbock, Texas.
Collection # S 229.1
Quantity: 2 boxes and 1 wallet (2.1 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The daughter of William Dorsey Crump, a pioneer settler of Lubbock, Texas, Katie Bell Crump was a school teacher.

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Scope and Contents

The collection includes newspapers and news clippings on various Texas issues such as weather conditions, ranching, people, politics, and windmills.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Some archival collections may be housed in storage outside of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library building. Requests to retrieve such materials may take up to 10 business days to complete. Please contact our Reference Department to arrange retrieval.

Audio, video, and film recordings may not be immediately accessible due to format, condition, or copyright status. All items must be digitized prior to patron use. Because not all collections materials have been digitized, please contact the Reference Archivist at least 10 days prior to arrival in order to coordinate digitization. Though we can digitize much of our holdings within two weeks, some media may be fragile and require specialized digitization outsourcing, which can take up to three months for completion.

Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by either the archives or the creators and authors of items in this collection, as stipulated by U.S. copyright law.

Copy requests are restricted based on departmental policies. Please contact our Reference Department for further information.

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Crump, Katie Bell, 1889-1980.
Crump family.
Places
Lubbock (Tex.)--History.
Lubbock (Tex.)--Social life and customs.
Texas, West--Climate.
Subjects
Blizzards--Texas, West.
Dust storms--Texas, West.
Frontier and pioneer life--Texas--Lubbock.
Ranching--Texas, West.
Windmills--Texas, West.

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Related Materials:

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:
  • Bob Crump Photographs, 1908-1915
Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library Oral History Collection:
  • Katie Bell Crump oral history interview [sound recording], 1958
  • Katie Bell Crump oral history interview [sound recording], 1975
  • Many more oral histories may be found among our oral history abstracts as well as among our oral history transcripts.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Katie Bell Crump Papers, 1932-1973, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Accession Information

Collection accession #(s):
n/a

Gifts, 1962-1973

Processing Information

Processed by: A. Ramirez, 2000

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Collection Inventory

Newspapers and Newspaper Clippings

Box Folder
1 1 History, Folk Lore, Pioneers, 1936-1971
2 Animals of the South Plains, 1959-1968
3 Art, 1960-1970
4 Buildings, 1932-1965
5 Cattlemen, 1956-1972
6 Celebrations, Tributes, 1946-1971
7 Churches and Church History, 1933-1971
8 Clubs, 1939-1968
9 Geography, 1939-1972
10 Historical Markers, 1966-1972
Box Folder
2 1 Museum, 1954-1969
2 Miscellaneous, 1939-1971
3 Newspaper Histories, 1956-1968
4 People, 1940-1970
5 Politics, 1946-1970
6 Projects, 1949-1972
7 Ranches, 1968
8 Reminiscences, 1924-1973
9 Schools, 1951-1970
10 Senior Citizens, 1939-1970
11 Singer Stores, 1958-1969
12 Travel, 1953-1964
13 Transportation, 1955-1969
14 Weather, 1950-1971
15 Windmills, 1958-1970
Item Folder
1 1 Wind, 1957-1958
2 Temperature, 1948-1956
3 Moisture and Drought, 1949-1957

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