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Ruth Scurlock Collection

This collection, compiled by Ruth Scurlock and her husband “Tiny” Scurlock, includes newspaper clippings, photographs and correspondence documenting Babe Didrikson Zaharias’ athletic career and battle against cancer. Ruth Scurlock

Dr. Howell Holmes Gwin, Jr. Papers

Howell Gwin’s papers document his career from his days as a graduate student in Mississippi through his 53 years at Lamar including lecture notes, scholarship on topics including leprosy, and a few papers and memorabilia. Dr. Howell Holmes Gwin

Lance Rosier Papers

The collection is primarily composed of materials belonging to Lance Rosier documenting his work in researching and publicizing the Big Thicket, especially the plants and flowers of the region. Lance Rosier