01/AR0161 Guide to the Gwen Graul Papers Graul Finding Aid Authors: Zachary Richardson.

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Guide to the Gwen Graul Papers 1945/1979 Manuscripts Overview of the Collection Gwen Graul Papers 1945-1979 01/AR0161 1.00 English Manuscripts Collection consists primarily of transcripts of radio program speeches by Judge Sarah T. Hughes and correspondence between Hughes and Gwen Graul, clerk of the 14th District Court of Texas and later secretary of Federal Judge Hughes. Also included are clippings, publications, and related printed materials. Administrative History:

Gwen Graul (1911-1980) served as a clerk of the 14th District Court of Texas in Dallas during Judge Hughes’s term (1935-1961) as a state district judge of the 14th District Court. Graul also served as Judge Hughes’s secretary during Hughes’s term (1961-1975; senior status until 1982) as a judge of the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Texas.

See Judge Sarah T. Hughes Collection for biographical information on Sarah T. Hughes: http://findingaids.library.unt.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=51

Administrative Information Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is not restricted.

Preferred Citation:

Gwen Graul Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections

Related Materials:

The papers of Gwen Graul are related to and complement the following sources.

University of North Texas Libraries - Archives and Rare Books Department:

CONSTANCE DUDLEY PAPERS (AR0729) - http://findingaids.library.unt.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=62&q=dudley

JUDGE SARAH T. HUGHES COLLECTION (HM.58) - http://findingaids.library.unt.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=51&q=hughes

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Collection is housed in the UNT Archives and Rare Book department vault. The UNT Archives and Rare Book department request a 24 hour notice from patrons in order to page materials from vault and ready the materials for use. Please contact the UNT Archives and Rare Book department for further information.

Arrangement of Materials:

Materials are arranged in folders by type of material: 1) clippings; 2) magazines; 3) printed material; 4) radio transcripts; and 5) letters. Materials are then arranged largely chronologically within these divisions.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists primarily of transcripts of radio program speeches by Judge Sarah T. Hughes and correspondence between Hughes and Gwen Graul, clerk of the 14th District Court of Texas and later secretary of Federal Judge Hughes. Also included are clippings, publications, and related printed materials.

Radio transcripts are typed radio program scripts for Judge Hughes’s weekly speeches on WRR in Dallas, from April to November, 1945. On the radio programs, Judge Hughes discussed significant issues of the day, including the formation of the United Nations; the close of World War II; and various state, national, and international events and political affairs. Correspondence consists of letters, aerograms, and postcards from Hughes to Graul (1965-1977), mostly documenting Hughes’s travels abroad to Europe and the South Pacific during Hughes’s term as a federal district judge and later as a retired senior federal judge.

Detailed List of Contents id11135 1 Graul Donation 704025 id11136 1 1 Clippings 1964-1979, n.d. id11137 1 2 Magazines 1971 Scope and Contents

Now: The Magazine for North Texas, vol. 1, no. 2 (May 1971) and Now: The Magazine of North Texas, vol. 1, no. 6 (September 1971). Judge Hughes appears on the cover of the May 1971 issue with Byron Nelson and is featured in the article "The Judge Is a Lady" by Carol White, in the same issue.

id11138 1 3 Printed Material: Miscellaneous 1977, 1979, n.d. Scope and Contents

"The Zonta Club of Dallas Honors Its Own Judge Sarah T. Hughes" [program, n.d.] ; invitation to a reception for "The Honorable Wm. M. Taylor, Jr. as he takes Senior status on his 70th birthday" at the Chapparal Club, Southland Center, in Dallas (February 7, 1979) ; KRLD radio transcript of story by Alex Burton on retirement of Judge William "Mac" Taylor, Junior, as Chief Federal Judge in the District of North Texas (April 26, 1977)

id11139 1 4 Printed Material: United Nations Proposals 1945-04 Scope and Contents

Contains a copy of "The United Nations Dumbarton Oaks Proposals for a General International Organization To be the subject of THE UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE at San Francisco, April 25, 1945". Department of State Publication 2297, Conference Series 66. U.S. Government Printing Office : 1945.

id11140 1 5 Radio Transcripts 1945-04-14 id11141 1 6 Radio Transcripts 1945-04-21 id11142 1 7 Radio Transcripts 1945-04-28 id11143 1 8 Radio Transcripts 1945-05-05 id11144 1 9 Radio Transcripts 1945-05-12 id11145 1 10 Radio Transcript 1945-05-19 id11146 1 11 Radio Transcript 1945-05-26 id11147 1 12 Radio Transcript 1945-06-02 id11148 1 13 Radio Transcript 1945-06-09 id11149 1 14 Radio Transcript 1945-06-16 id11150 1 15 Radio Transcript 1945-06-30 id11151 1 16 Radio Transcript 1945-07-07 id11152 1 17 Radio Transcript 1945-07-14 id11153 1 18 Radio Transcript 1945-07-21 id11154 1 19 Radio Transcript 1945-07-28 id11155 1 20 Radio Transcript 1945-08-04 id11156 1 21 Radio Transcript 1945-08-11 id11157 1 22 Radio Transcript 1945-08-18 id11158 1 23 Radio Transcript 1945-08-25 id11159 1 24 Radio Transcript 1945-09-08 id11160 1 25 Radio Transcript 1945-09-15 id11161 1 26 Radio Transcript 1945-09-22 id11162 1 27 Radio Transcripts 1945-10-06 id11163 1 28 Radio Transcript 1945-10-13 id11164 1 29 Radio Transcripts 1945-10-20 id11165 1 30 Radio Transcript 1945-10-27 id11166 1 31 Radio Transcripts 1945-11-03 id11167 1 32 Radio Transcript 1945-11-10 id11168 1 33 Radio Transcript 1945-11-17 id11169 1 34 Letters 1965-06 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from Judge Sarah T. Hughes (signed "Judge") to Mrs. Gwen Graul, regarding Hughes's stay in New York and tentative schedule for a trip to France, Italy, Germany, and Austria.

id11170 1 35 Letters (2) 1965-06 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from Judge Sarah T. Hughes (signed "Judge") to Mrs. Gwen Graul, from France, dated Friday, June 25, 1965.

id11171 1 36 Letters 1965-07 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from Judge Sarah T. Hughes (signed "Judge") to Mrs. Gwen Graul, from Stuttgart, Germany. Dated July 9, 1965.

id11172 1 37 Letters 1967-07 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from Judge Sarah T. Hughes (signed "Judge") to Mrs. Gwen Graul, from Geneva, Switzerland.

id11173 1 38 Letters 1968-06 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from Judge Sarah T. Hughes (signed "Judge") to Mrs. Gwen Graul, from United States Lines ship sailing to Le Havre, France.

id11174 1 39 Letters 1969-07 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway. Dated July 15, 1969.

id11175 1 40 Letters (2) 1969-07 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11176 1 41 Letters (3) 1969-07 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. Dated Friday, July 18, 1969.

id11177 1 42 Letters (4) 1969-07 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway. Dated Wednesday, July 16, 1969.

id11178 1 43 Letters 1972-07 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Oslo, Norway.

id11179 1 44 Letters (2) 1972-07 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11180 1 45 Letters (3) 1972-07 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Norway. Dated July 22, 1972.

id11181 1 46 Letters 1975-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway. Dated August 13, 1975.

id11182 1 47 Letters (2) 1975-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11183 1 48 Letters (3) 1975-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway. Dated Saturday, August 16, 1975.

id11184 1 49 Letter (4) 1975-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11185 1 50 Letters (5) 1975-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11186 1 51 Letters 1975-11 Scope and Contents

Signed postcard from STH to GG, from Los Angeles International Airport.

id11187 1 52 Letter (2) 1975-11 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from French Polynesia. Dated Monday, November 17, 1975.

id11188 1 53 Letters (3) 1975-11 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from the island of Huahine, among the Society Islands of French Polynesia. Dated November 29, 1975.

id11189 1 54 Letters (4) 1975-11 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from the island of Huahine, among the Society Islands of French Polynesia. Dated November 30, 1975.

id11190 1 55 Letters 1975-12 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from the island of Bora Bora, among the Society Islands of French Polynesia. Dated December 8, 1975.

id11191 1 56 Letters (2) 1975-12 Scope and Contents

Signed postcard from STH to GG, from New South Wales, Australia.

id11192 1 57 Letters (3) 1975-12 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from the Cook Islands.

id11193 1 58 Letters (4) 1975-12 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Aitutaki, one of the Cook Islands. Dated December 16, 1975.

id11194 1 59 Letters 1976-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Copenhagen, Denmark.

id11195 1 60 Letters (2) 1976-08 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Oslo, Norway.

id11196 1 61 Letters n.d. Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Mexico City.

id11197 1 62 Letters 1977-09 Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11198 1 63 Letters 1975-11 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Tahiti, French Polynesia. Dated November 22, 1975.

id11199 1 64 Letters n.d. Scope and Contents

Signed postcard from STH to GG, from Australia.

id11200 1 65 Letters n.d. Scope and Contents

Signed aerogram from STH to GG, from Norway.

id11201 1 66 Letters 1976-01 Scope and Contents

Signed letter from STH to GG, from Bora Bora, French Polynesia.