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Manuscript/Archives Collections - L

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Accession Number Status Code Collection Title Location
MA 63.2 RC

La Reunion, see:
Santerre and Cretien Families La Reunion Collection.

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MA 88.23 U

LA ROCHE AND DAHL PROJECT BOOKS

1. Herbert M. Greene, La Roche & Dahl, 1935
2. Qualification Record of the Firm of La Roche and Dahl Architects, 1941

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MA 91.9 RC

LABAN, JUANA DE, DANCE COLLECTION

792.8 J727J 1991
1892 - 1978. Dance teacher, performer, and historian. Correspondence, notebooks, articles, lectures, photographs, film, audio tapes, and dance notation scores.

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MA 07.2 RC

LADIES AUXILIARY TO THE DALLAS COUNTY PHARMACEUTICAL ASSOCATION

1949-1974
3 scrapbooks: 1) 1949-1961, 2) 1962-1969, 3) 1972-1974. Photos, pamphlets, mayoral declarations, newspaper articles.

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MA 06.18 RC

LADIES AUXILIARY TO VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS

Photos, newsclips, flyers, relating to Auxiliary of VFW. Scrapbooks 1) 1957-1958 2) 1969-1970 and essays of Adamson H.S. students on “Law & the Free Citizen” and information on Jr. Girl’s unit of VFW auxiliary.

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MA 93.6 U

LAKE DALLAS AND GARZA DAM ENGINEERING REPORTS

1924 - 1927. .45 cu. ft.
Report on the Completion of Lake Dallas and Report of Floyd and Hawley on Completion of Garza Dam. Typescript, diagrams, and photographs.

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MA 07.6 U

LAKEWOOD HEIGHTS LETTER

Letter dated April 21, 1914 to prospective buyers for the new suburban community.

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MA 87.19 U

LAKEWOOD HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION COLLECTION

1986 - 1987; ½ inch.
Bylaws, newsletters, and minutes.

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MA 10.18 U

LAKEWOOD SOCIAL CLUB

1990 - 1996.
Consists of one binder filled with membership lists, newsletters, events planning, programs, etc.

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MA 78.3 RC

LANE, JOSEPH K., THESIS ON KEPLER'S SOMINUM (MSSC 5)

1940 - 1963. English translation of Kepler's 1609 allegorical work, Sominum, correspondence, and research files.

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MA 93.15 RC

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF DALLAS

1935 - 1994
10.58 linear ft.

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MA 10.13 R

LETTERS TO TROY ALLEN FROM MARGO JONES

1933 - 1949
Personal correspondence (approximately 123 letters) from Margo Jones to her college roommate Troy Allen. Troy and Margo were roommates at Texas Women's College in Wichita Falls and later corresponded from their respective places of residence. Margo moved quite often, including years in Houston, Dallas, New York, and California while Troy Allen worked at Texas Tech in Lubbock. The letters cover a wide range of topics, including their work, hopes, fears, and aspirations.

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MA 82.8 U

LEWIS, H.F., COLLECTION

1846 - 1893; 1 cu. ft.
Alabama planter. Correspondence between members of the H.F. Lewis family in Alabama and Texas regarding a move to Walker County, Texas. Includes family photographs.

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MASC 78.2 R

LINZ, JOSEPH SANGER, LETTERS

1940 - 1966; 1974 - 1978. Dallas, Texas, journalist and jeweler. Correspondence with writer Edna Ferber (1940 - 1966) and Ferber's biographer, Julie G. Gilbert (1974 - 1978). Includes uncorrected proof of Gilbert's work, Gerber--A Biography.

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MA 99.3 O

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA - DALLAS CHAPTER

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MA 98.2 U

LOGAN, WILLIAM D., SCRAPBOOK

1940s; 1 volume.
Scrapbook chronicling the World War II travels and experiences of William D. Logan, a Dallas African-American teacher.

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MA 91.8 R

Lone Star Gas, see:
Dallas Transportation Department Scrapbooks

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MA 86.5 RC

LONE STAR SAILING FLEET COLLECTION, LS13 CLASS ASSOCIATION RECORDS

1864 - 1986. Business records, membership, records, correspondence, and materials relating to the National Championship Regatta.

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MA 81.3 U

LONGMORE, FRED, COLLECTION

Dallas, Texas, real estate agent and historic preservationist. Family history materials including correspondence, notebooks and photographs. Includes a series of Dallas photographs by Harry Longmore.

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MA multiple --

Love Field, see:
Cearley, George W., Collection
Chamnes Letters

MA 08.3 R

LUCAS FAMILY WORLD WAR II COLLECTION

1931-1951 (inclusive) 1941-1944 (bulk). Consists primarily of about 50 to 80 letters from a father to his children (most addressed to his daughter, Margaret Lucas) from about 1931 to 1951. Also a few publications produced by and for men in the U.S. Navy.

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MA 04.7 RC

LYCEUM COLLECTION

1931-1990; 2003-2004
Scrapbook 1931-1948/1949; Scrapbook 1949-1990; Scrapbook 1960-1970; Yearbook 2003-2004.
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