Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

W. G. McMillan, Jr.:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1934-1996 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library

Descriptive Summary

Creator McMillan, W. G., Jr.
Title: W. G. McMillan, Jr. Papers,
Dates: 1934-1996 and undated
Abstract: Correspondence and other materials of W. G. McMillan, Jr., and W. G. McMillan, Sr., from 1934-1996 and undated.
Collection # S1625.1
Quantity: 1 box (1.0 linear foot)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

W. G. McMillan, Jr. is a retired architect. His company has built many of Lubbock's commercial buildings, including structures on Reese Air Force Base (currently Reese Center) and Texas Tech University. Mr. McMillan is a Lubbock High graduate (1945) and Texas Tech graduate (1950). For recreation he engages in golfing and hunting. For several years he was a member of the Boone and Crocket Club, a club to devoted to deer hunters and hunting.

Scope and Contents

The collection contains paper materials from both W. G. McMillan, Sr. and Jr. Of interest are the materials relating to the Yaqui Indian expedition to Mexico in 1934 and 1955, the Boone and Crocket Club, and Texas Tech correspondence.



The collection is organized by types of materials such as correspondence, literary production, printed material, and scrapbook material.


Access Restrictions

Open for research

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)
McMillan, W. G. "Bill", Jr.
Subjects (Organizations)
W. G. McMillan Construction Company, Inc.
Boone and Crocket Club
Lubbock, Texas--construction company
Yaqui Indian Expedition--Mexico, 1934
Yaqui Indian Expedition--Mexico, 1955

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • W. G. McMillan, Jr., oral history interview [sound recording], August 27, 2002 and September 27, 2002
  • W. G. McMillan, Jr., photograph collection, SWCPC 822
  • W. G. McMillan, Jr., video collection
  • W. G. McMillan Construction Company, Inc. Records, 1921-1998 and undated
  • W. C. and Francis Mayhugh Holden, Papers, 1836-1989 and undated
  • Charles J. Wagner, Papers, 1896-1952
  • Charles J. Wagner, Papers, 1934

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

W. G. McMillan, Jr., Papers, 1934-1996 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):

Gift, 2001

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, 2003

Collection Inventory


Correspondence, 1935-1957

box folder
1 1 Baird, Donald, on Crosby County footprints, 1957
2 Charles F. Williams Company and Williams-Moore Company, 1939-1954
3 Lee, undated
4 Lubbock County Historical Association, 1935
5 Texas Technological College, 1941-1955
6 Tucker, William J., 1938-1945
7 "T" Miscellaneous, 1940-1955
8 Unions and Labor Relations, 1941-1954
9 U. S. Department of Agriculture Biological Survey, 1937
10 "U" Miscellaneous, 1939-1955
11 "V" Miscellaneous, 1942-1954
12 Wage Scales of A. F. of L. Crafts, 1939-1953
13 West Texas Museum (Texas Tech), 1943-1950
14 Westlake Golf Club, 1955
15 "W" Miscellaneous, 1937-1955
16 "Y" Miscellaneous, 1947-1955 and undated
17 Zimmerman, Charles, 1939-1955


Literary Production, 1934-1955 and undated

box folder
1 18 Hunting Story by unknown author, undated
19 Yaqui Indian Trip, 1934
20 Yaqui Indian Trip, Notes to Films, April, 1955


Printed Material, 1954-1972

box folder
1 21 "Chirotherium Lulli, A Pseudosuchian Reptile From New Jersey," by Donald Baird, 1954
22 Lubbock Christian College, 1957
23 Texas Tech clippings, 1954-1972


Scrapbook Material, 1958-1996 and undated

box folder
1 24 Boone and Crocket Club, scoring system, 1995-1996
25 Boone and Crocket Club, old score sheets, 1976-1990
26 Boone and Crocket Club, membership and information, 1975-1993
27 Lubbock Club, 1958
28 Miscellaneous, undated
29 Reese Air Force Base, 1982-1995
30 Smithsonian Institute Certificate, undated