Alva Mitchell Collection

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Alva Mitchell Collection


  • 1892-1956 (Creation)


1 box

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Son of Alva Mitchell, a professor and later department head in the Department of Drawing at Texas A&M University.

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The collection is an assortment of newspaper clippings, photographs, a typed biography, commencement programs, an Army training certificate and receipt, and contact information for Ralph Howard Mitchell.

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This collection is organized into one box. It is divided into six folders: Biographical Information, Articles, Miscellaneous Articles, and Photographs - Class of 1894, Photographs - Academic Building, Photographs - President Roosevelt 1937, and Photographs - Unknown.

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Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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  • English

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Archivist's note

Finding Aid Authors: Lyndsey Raney.

Archivist's note

© Copyright 2019 Cushing Library. All rights reserved.

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