Browse Collections (6 total)

Claude Carr Cody's Battle Creek Sanitarium Collection

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Claud Carr Cody was born in Georgia and got his AB and MA degrees from Emory in 1875 and 1878. He came to Southwestern University in 1879 as Professor…

J. D. Giddings Collection

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Jabez Demming Giddings (J.D. Giddings), born in Pennsylvania, came to Texas in 1838 to claim his brother Giles’s land bounty after Giles’s death…

John G. Tower Senate Collection

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John Goodwin Tower (1925-1991) was a Republican politician who represented Texas in the Senate from 1960 until 1985. Born in Houston, Texas, he…

Johnson Family Papers

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The Johnson family, originally from Missouri, came to Texas in 1844, moving several times before finally settling in Hays County. Thomas Johnson and…

Thomas Falconer Correspondence

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Thomas Falconer (1805-1882) was an English jurist and explorer who immigrated to the Republic of Texas in 1840. In 1841, he joined the Texan Santa Fe…

World War I at Southwestern University

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In 1918, during World War I, the United States War Department created the Student Army Training Corps (SATC) program to help fill positions in the…