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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Collection Inventory

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

American Legion Auxiliary (Brownfield, Texas):

An Inventory of Its Records, 1932-1936, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator American Legion Auxiliary, Post #269 (Brownfield, Tex.)
Title: American Legion Auxiliary Records (Brownfield, Texas),
Dates: 1932-1936
Abstract: Consists of scrapbook material pertaining to the activities of American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 269 in Brownfield, Texas, during the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Collection # S119.1
Quantity: 1 Wallet (0.1 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 269 of Brownfield, Texas, was named for William Guyton Howard, a Brownfield native who was killed in World War I. The charter for the auxiliary was reinstated March 18, 1930.

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Scope and Content

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.

The American Legion Auxiliary Papers of Brownfield, Texas, consists of scrapbook material pertaining to the activities of Post No. 269 during the Great Depression of the 1930s.

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Organization

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.
The American Legion Auxiliary Records (Brownfield, Texas) are organized by the following series:

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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.

Duplication requests are limited by 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 (Organizations)
American Legion. Auxiliary. Post No. 260. (Brownfield, Tex.)
Subjects (Places)
Brownfield. (Tex.)
Terry County. (Tex.)
Subjects
Women--Texas--Societies and clubs--History.
Charities--Texas--History.

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Related Materials:

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:
Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library Oral History Collection:

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

American Legion Auxiliary Records (Brownfield, Texas), 1932-1936, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Accession Information

Collection accession #(s):
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Processing Information

Processed by: n/a

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Collection Inventory

Scrapbook, 1932

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