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SWWC. Southwestern Writers Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: SWWC

Found in 71 Collections and/or Records:

Lee Hancock Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-099
Abstract

Documents, clippings, videos, and other research materials represent journalist Lee Hancock’s research into the events of the Branch Davidian standoff near Waco in 1993. The materials are arranged into the following five series: Non-Branch Davidian Incidents, Media Coverage, Investigations, House of Representatives Hearings, and Lawsuits.

Dates: 1975-2004; Majority of material found within 1993-2000

Susan Hanson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-042
Abstract

This collection is comprised primarily of photocopies of newspaper articles written by Susan Hanson, staff writer for the San Marcos Daily Record.

Dates: 1984-1992

John Wesley Hardin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-088
Abstract

The letters in this collection date from 1874 to 1931 and the bulk of them concern John Wesley Hardin's arrest and imprisonement.

Dates: 1874-1950

Stephen Harrigan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-012
Abstract

The collection is composed of 21 boxes of manuscripts, galley proofs, notes, clippings, correspondence, artwork, financial and legal papers, screenplays, photographs and artifacts, spanning from 1971 to 2000, that document Stephen Harrigan's writing career.

Dates: 1971-2000

Shelby Hearon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-025
Abstract

The Shelby Hearon Papers contain notes, drafts of novels, and clippings.

Dates: 1983-1992

Hispanic Magazine Archives

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-056
Abstract

The Hispanic Magazine Archives contains documents relating to the production of each issue of the magazine. Within this collection are annotated drafts, page proofs, research material, correspondence, press releases, press kits, newspaper clippings, photographs and machine-readable diskettes.

Dates: 1994-1995

Wilson Hudson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-117
Abstract

The Wilson Hudson Collection consists of his papers and includes off-prints, manuscripts and drafts, correspondence, photographs, newspapers, obituaries, and personal papers. There is also a substantial amount of material relating to the Texas Folklore Society.

Dates: 1936-1998

Wilson Mathis Hudson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-011
Abstract

The Wilson M. Hudson Papers date from 1913 to 1991 and comprise research material collected for (1) the biography of cowboy writer Andy Adams and (2) a study of J. Frank Dobie. The material consists of note cards, clippings, articles, photographs, correspondence, maps, manuscript drafts, and genealogical notes. There are also pamphlets and brochures from the Texas Folklore Society.

Dates: 1913-1991; Majority of material found within 1936-1974

Puckerbrush Press Collection of Mary Gray Hughes

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-078
Abstract

Personal papers, correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, computer disks and numerous copies of Hughes short stories, story lines, poems, and letters to editors documenting Hughes’s 2002 Puckerbrush Press collection, Cora’s Seduction and Other Stories.

Dates: 1977-2002

Mary Sue Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-009a
Abstract

Mary Sue Jones' Papers span the years from 1931 to 1992 with most of the material dating from the 1960s through the 1980s. Contained here are class notes, scripts, set designs, costume designs, playbills, letters, photographs, records, audiotapes, reports, clippings, magazines, articles, awards, school records, yearbooks, scrapbooks, personal effects, and mementos.

Dates: 1931-1992; Majority of material found in 1949-1992

Preston Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-009
Abstract

The collection chronicle Preston Jones personal and professional life, from his childhood in New Mexico through his days as a successful playwright.

Dates: 1940-1988; Majority of material found within 1963-1979

Nancie Austin Collection of Elithe Hamilton Kirkland

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-036
Abstract

This collection is comprised of handwritten and typed letters from Texas author Elithe Hamilton Kirkland to her friend Nancie Austin, of Wimberley, Texas.

Dates: 1979-1983, undated

Elithe Hamilton Kirkland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-030
Abstract

Correspondence, drafts, typescripts, photographs, scrapbooks, artifacts, ephemera and clippings document the writing career of Texas Women’s Hall of Fame writer, Elithe Hamilton Kirkland.

Dates: 1910-1992; Majority of material found within 1940-1992

Joe R. Lansdale Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-005
Abstract

The Joe R. Lansdale Collection includes materials that date from 1985 to 1992 and contain manuscripts, galley proofs, comic book art, scripts and realia.

Dates: 1985-1992

Russell Lee Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-WG001
Abstract This collection of photographs, correspondence, personal and legal documents, artifacts, paintings, and publications ranges in date from 1881-1992 (bulk dates 1936-1965). It has been arranged into the following series: I. Correspondence; II. Personal Documents; III. Legal Documents; IV. President’s Commission on Coal; V. Exhibits and Publications; VI. Interviews; VII. Clippings; VIII. Awards and Artifacts; IX. Photographs of Russell and Jean Lee; X. Photographs by Russell Lee; XI. Paintings...
Dates: 1881-1992

Grover Lewis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-085
Abstract

The papers of journalist Grover Lewis span the years 1955 to 2005 and are arranged into seven series: Personal Papers, Correspondence, Published Works, Unpublished Works, Works by Others, Audio Tapes, and Oversized Items

Dates: 1955-2005

Pat LittleDog Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-050
Abstract

The Pat LittleDog Papers are comprised of diaries, typescripts, correspondence, artifacts, and published journals.

Dates: 1954-1984

Beverly Lowry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-061
Abstract

Typescript drafts, correspondence, notes, clippings, journals, and photographs document the writing career of Beverly Lowry. The bulk of the papers relate to four of Lowry’s seven published books, with The Perfect Sonya and Crossed Overbeing the most fully represented. The collection is arranged into the following seven series: Works, Correspondence, Clippings, Publicity, Computer disks, Personal, and Artifacts.

Dates: 1950-1998

Larry McMurtry Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-014
Abstract

The bulk of this collection is comprised of the original typescript for McMurtry's essay, "Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen,” which includes handwritten corrections by the author.

Dates: 1968, 1987-1991

Willie Nelson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SWWC-021
Abstract

This collection documents Willie Nelson's career in music, especially as a lyricist and a performing artist. The early years of Farm Aid are also well-documented.

Dates: 1975-1994