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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

George Wilbur Allen Papers, circa 1880s



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Allen, George Wilbur
Title: George Wilbur Allen papers
Dates: circa 1880s
Abstract: Bulk of collection comprised of research material including notes, notebooks, notecards, blueprints, maps, and magazines. Materials pertain to the American West, forts, Native Americans in Texas, the U.S. Cavalry, and the U.S. Army, mostly dating to the 1880s.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00716
Extent: 12 linear feet
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Bulk of collection comprised of research material including notes, notebooks, notecards, blueprints, maps, and magazines. Materials pertain to the American West, forts, Native Americans in Texas, the U.S. Cavalry, and the U.S. Army, mostly dating to the 1880s.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Allen, George Wilbur
Corporate Names
United States. Army
United States. Army. Cavalry
Subjects
Fortification
Indians of North America
Places
Texas
West United States

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George Wilbur Allen Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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3N438 [SRH1230019249] Pamphlets concerning Arlington National Cemetery.
Articles concerning cemeteries.
Photocopies of reports concerning soldier misconduct.
Photocopies of court martial reports.
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3N439 [SRH1230019250] Photocopies of court martial reports.
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3N441 [SRH1230019252] Microfilms: Early western forts.
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3N442 [SRH1230019253] Microfilms: Early western forts.
Microfilms: Cavalry.
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3N446 [SRH1230019257] Photocopies concerning post returns in Texas, 1870
Photocopied officers' reports.
Photocopies concerning regimental returns, 1870
Data and pictures of various forts.
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3N447 [SRH1230019258] Photocopies concerning letters of the Office of the Adjutant General, 1870
Photocopies of post returns, 1870
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3N449 [SRH1230019260] Photocopies of Medal of Honor records.
History of armor information, cavalry through World War II.
File concerning flag design, cavalry and U.S.
Photocopied sheet music: marching songs.
Photocopied article concerning war with Spain.
George Allen's personal correspondence.
Copy of "Guide to Genealogical Records."
"Miscellaneous file" as stated by George Allen.
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3S113 [SRH1230029300] Photographs
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3S114 [SRH1230029308] Photographs
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3S115 [SRH1230029309] Photographs
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2.325/C149 [SRH1230000629] Unprocessed additions.
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Material Culture Collection 2.325/Y20C Artifacts: banners, flags, utensils, military medals, saddle blanket, and other material related to George Allen's research of the U.S. Cavalry and the Junior Cavalry
2.325/Y25B Artifacts: banners, flags, utensils, military medals, saddle blanket, and other material related to George Allen's research of the U.S. Cavalry and the Junior Cavalry

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