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Descriptive Summary

Biographical / Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

OCLC Number

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Oscar Branch Colquitt Papers, 1873-1941



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Colquitt, Oscar Branch, 1861-1940
Title: Oscar Branch Colquitt papers
Dates: 1873-1941
Abstract: Texas state senator (1895-1899); Texas railroad commissioner (1903-1911); governor of Texas (1910-1915); U.S. Senate candidate (1916); member of the United States Board of Mediation (1929-1933); representative of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation (1935-1940). Newspaperman and lawyer. Papers concern Colquitt's career and political activities and include correspondence, letterpresses, scrapbooks, speeches, photographs, reports, campaign materials, voting records, bills and resolutions, financial documents, reference files, and genealogical materials about the Burkhalter family.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00078
Extent: 45.5 linear feet
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical / Historical Note

Texas state senator (1895-1899); Texas railroad commissioner (1903-1911); governor of Texas (1910-1915); U.S. Senate candidate (1916); member of the United States Board of Mediation (1929-1933); representative of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation (1935-1940). Newspaperman and lawyer.

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Scope and Contents

Papers concern Colquitt's career and political activities and include correspondence, letterpresses, scrapbooks, speeches, photographs, reports, campaign materials, voting records, bills and resolutions, financial, documents, reference files, and genealogical materials about the Burkhalter family.

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Organization

Organized by form of material.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

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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
Bailey, Joseph W. (Joseph Weldon), 1863-1929
Ball, Thomas Henry, 1859-1944
Colquitt, Oscar Branch, 1861-1940
Colquitt, Rawlins M., 1887-
Davidson, Robert Vance, 1853-1925
Ferguson, James Edward, 1871-1944
Ferguson, Miriam Amanda, 1875-1961
Johnson, Cone, 1860-1933
Poindexter, William, 1854-1923
Rankin, George Clark, 1849-1915
Troutman, Joanna Elizabeth, 1818-1879
Corporate Names
Democratic Party (Tex.)
Ku Klux Klan 1915-....
New Mexico Military Institute
Railroad Commission of Texas
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Texas (Battleship)
Texas. Legislature
United States. Board of Mediation
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Subjects
Caricatures and cartoons
Census
Education
Elections
Governors
Industrial relations
Mentally ill
Petroleum industry and trade
Political poetry
Prisons
Prohibition
Railroads
Rural churches
Taxation
Places
Texas
United States

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Oscar Branch Colquitt Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

2001-052

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OCLC Number

32799906

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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2E96 [SRH1230006090] Letterpresses
1889-1904
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2E97 [SRH1230006100] 1903-August 1905
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2E98 [SRH1230006061] August-November 1905
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2E99 [SRH1230006071] November 1905-August 1906
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2E100 [SRH1230006081] April-September 1906
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2E101 [SRH1230006091] August 1906-May 1908
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2E102 [SRH1230006101] May 1908-May 1909
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2E103 [SRH1230006062] May-December 1909
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2E104 [SRH1230006072] December 1909-March 1910
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2E105 [SRH1230006082] February-June 1910
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2E106 [SRH1230006092] March-July 1910
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2E107 [SRH1230006102] July-August 1910
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2E108 [SRH1230006063] August-November 1910
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2E109 [SRH1230006073] November-December 1910
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2E110 [SRH1230006083] January-September 1911
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2E111 [SRH1230006093] November 1911-March 1912
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2E112 [SRH1230006103] January-April 1912
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2E113 [SRH1230006064] April-August 1912
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2E114 [SRH1230006074] August 1912-April 1913
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2E115 [SRH1230006084] April 1913-January 1914
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2E116 [SRH1230006094] February-September 1914
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2E117 [SRH1230006104] Correspondence
1884-July, 1898
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2E118 [SRH1230006065] August 1898-April 1900
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2E119 [SRH1230006075] May 1900-December 1901
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2E120 [SRH1230006085] Correspondence
January-April 1902
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2E121 [SRH1230006095] May 1902-February 1903
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2E122 [SRH1230006105] March 1903-April 1905
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2E123 [SRH1230006106] May 1905-May 1906
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2E124 [SRH1230006096] June-August 1906
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2E125 [SRH1230006066] August 1906-June 1907
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2E126 [SRH1230006076] June 1907-March 1908
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2E127 [SRH1230006086] March-September 1908
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2E128 [SRH1230006067] October 1908-May 1909
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2E129 [SRH1230006077] May-October 1909
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2E130 [SRH1230006087] November 1909-January 1910
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2E131 [SRH1230006097] January-March 1910
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2E132 [SRH1230006107] March-April 1910
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2E133 [SRH1230006108] April-May 1910
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2E134 [SRH1230006068] May-June 1910
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2E135 [SRH1230006078] June-July 1910
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2E136 [SRH1230006088] July 1910
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2E137 [SRH1230006098] August 1910-June 1911
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2E138 [SRH1230006109] July-October 1911
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2E139 [SRH1230006099] October-December 1911
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2E140 [SRH1230006089] January-March 1912
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2E141 [SRH1230006079] March 1912
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2E142 [SRH1230006069] April 1912
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2E143 [SRH1230006119] April 1912
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2E144 [SRH1230006129] May 1912
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2E145 [SRH1230006139] May-June 1912
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2E146 [SRH1230006149] June 1912
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2E147 [SRH1230006110] June 1912
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2E148 [SRH1230006120] Correspondence
July 1912
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2E149 [SRH1230006130] July 1912
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2E150 [SRH1230006140] July 1912
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2E151 [SRH1230006150] August 1912
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2E152 [SRH1230006111] August-December 1912
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2E153 [SRH1230006121] January-June 1913
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2E154 [SRH1230006131] June-July 1913
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2E155 [SRH1230006141] July-October 1913
November 1913-January 1914
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2E156 [SRH1230006151] November 1913
December 1, 1913-December 11, 1913
December 12, 1913-December 18, 1913
December 19, 1913-December 25, 1913
December 26, 1913-December 31, 1913
January 1, 1914-January 11, 1914
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2E157 [SRH1230006112] January-March 1914
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2E158 [SRH1230006122] March-May 1914
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2E159 [SRH1230006132] May-August 1914
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2E160 [SRH1230006142] August 1914-January 1915
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2E161 [SRH1230006152] January-June 1915
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2E162 [SRH1230006113] July-October 1915
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2E163 [SRH1230006123] November 1915-February 1916
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2E164 [SRH1230006133] March-April 1916
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2E165 [SRH1230006143] April-May 1916
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2E166 [SRH1230006153] May 1916
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2E167 [SRH1230006114] May-June 1916
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2E168 [SRH1230006124] June-August 1916
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2E169 [SRH1230006134] August 1916-September 1918
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2E170 [SRH1230006144] October 1918-May 1926
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2E171 [SRH1230006154] June 1926-June 1927
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2E172 [SRH1230006115] June 1927-May 1929
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2E173 [SRH1230006125] May 1929-December 1933
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2E174 [SRH1230006135] 1934-1941, undated
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2E175 [SRH1230006145] Fragments, undated
Genealogical Correspondence
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2E176 [SRH1230006155] Reports, notes and memoranda, 1887-1939, undated
Speeches by Colquitt
1902-1906
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2E177 [SRH1230006116] 1907-1930
Political poetry, 1906-1928
Minutes and proceedings, 1894-1925
Campaigns and Elections
Speaking engagements
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2E178 [SRH1230006126] Ballots and Election returns, 1900-1928
Lists of Convention delegates
County Chairmen and Democratic executive committeemen
Mailing lists
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2E179 [SRH1230006136] Mailing lists and miscellaneous lists
Financial Papers
Stock certificates
Deposit slips
Cancelled checks
Bank notes
Account papers, New Mexico Military Institute records, 1886-1935
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2E180 [SRH1230006146] Bills and receipts, 1873, 1885, 1897-February 1923
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2E181 [SRH1230006156] Bills and receipts, 1923-1928, undated
Notes and memoranda
Printed statements
Legal documents, 1875-1928, undated
Legislative papers Texas
1891
1895
House Bills and resolutions, 1897
Senate bills 1-74, 1897
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2E182 [SRH1230006117] Senate Bills 75-368, and Resolutions, 1897, 1903-1905, 1935, 1939, undated
Legislative Papers, Non-Texas
Bills and Acts
Texas House and Senate Journals, United States Congressional Records
Petitions, 1911, 1914, 1929
Resolutions, 1894, 1900-1932, undated
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2E183 [SRH1230006127] Proclamations, 1907, 1911-1914
Certificates, 1900-1936
Railroad Commission Papers
Circulars, Motions and Orders, Reports and Opinions, Tabulations, Bills of Complaint, Hearings, 1903-1905
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2E184 [SRH1230006137] Hearings, 1907, undated
Texas and Pacific Railway Company vs. Railroad Commission, Examination of Colquitt
Miscellaneous reports
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2E185 [SRH1230006147] Tax Survey Committee
Reports and Date, and Report to the 41st Legislature, June 8, 1928, January 8, 1929
United States Board of Mediation
Travel record (hotel and church records)
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2E186 [SRH1230006157] Records of Cases and Recapitulation Data
Case Reports, 106-683
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2E187 [SRH1230006118] Case Reports, 684-1392
Miscellaneous-Railway Labor Act, Legal Opinions, Sample Forms
Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Press Releases
1933-1934
1938-1939
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2E188 [SRH1230006128] Governmental Finances (City), 1938-1939
Reconstruction Finance Corporation, Railroad Division
Report on the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Co.
Data on Railroad companies
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2E190 [SRH1230006148] Political Cartoons
Political Scrapbooks
1895-1897
1899-1900
1900-1902
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2E191 [SRH1230006158] 1905-1909
1902-1938
1905-1911
1906
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2E192 [SRH1230006168] 1906
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2E193 [SRH1230006178] 1908
R. V. Davidson, George C. Rankin, William Poindexter, 1910
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2E194 [SRH1230006188] Cone Johnson, Colquitt's Campaign, 1910
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2E195 [SRH1230006198] 1910-1916
1911-1914
1914
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2E196 [SRH1230006159] 1914
Ku Klux Klan, 1916-1930
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2E197 [SRH1230006169] 1917-1924
1925-1929
1926-1928
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2E198 [SRH1230006179] Reference Files
Original Index
1. James E. Ferguson
2. Thomas Henry Ball
3. (not included in the collection)
4. Tom McClure
5. W. D. Lewis and Peter Redford (Farmers' Union)
6. J. F. Wolters
7. F. C. Weinert
8. James L. Slaydon
9. Miscellaneous Editorials (Governors' Race)
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2E199 [SRH1230006189] 9. Miscellaneous Editorials (Cont.)
10. Governors' Race, (1914)
11. J. H. "Cyclone" Davis
12. Joseph Weldon Bailey
13. Cone Johnson
14. (not included in the collection)
15. W. P. Lane
16. Anti-Resubmission and Submission (Prohibition)
17. Comptroller's Race
18. O. B. Colquitt
19. R. W. Simpson
20. B. F. Looney
21. Dr. J. H. Gambrell
22. Morris Sheppard
23. Samuel Palmer Brooks
24. Oceola Archer
25-28 (not included in the collection)
29. Cullen F. Thomas
30. J. L. Franklin
31. J. L. Wortham
Assassination of Huey P. Long
Johanna Troutman Memorial
Silver Service for the Battleship Texas
Alamo
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2E203 [SRH1230006180] Clippings, 1892, May 1899-June 1910
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2E204 [SRH1230006190] July, 1910-April 1913
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2E205 [SRH1230006200] May, 1913-December 1915
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2E206 [SRH1230006161] January, 1916-December 1928
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2E207 [SRH1230006171] 1929-1941, undated
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2E208 [SRH1230006181] Undated
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3Y17 [SRH1230028291] Postcards
photographs
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3Y18 [SRH1230028292] photographs
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3S183 [SRH1230021901] photographs
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3S169 [SRH1230021889] Oversize materials
Charts
certificates
election returns
reports
political cartoons
"Exhibits for Interstate Commerce Commission's Hearing of 15% Case"
newsclippings
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OD1177 [srh_86235] Brochures
Broadsides, 1911

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