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Burt C. Blanton Papers, 1915-1986 | Manuscripts

By Jaime Janda

Collection Overview

Title: Burt C. Blanton Papers, 1915-1986Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1940-1980
ID: 01/BA.7
Primary Creator: Blanton, Burt C. (1897-1986)
Extent: 13.0 Boxes
Arrangement: Items in this collection are arranged by type of material then alphabetically.
Date Acquired: 00/00/1978. More info below under Accruals.
Subjects: Agriculture -- Texas., Blanton, Burt C., 1897-1986, Railroads — Mexico — History, Railroads — United States — History
Languages: English

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Papers related to Burt C. Blanton's career as a private business consultant and Regional Business Consultant for the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Correspondence, printed material, literary productions, and photographs relating to Burt Blanton's career as a private business consultant and Regional Business Consultant for the U.S. Department of Commerce. The collection also includes five unpublished manuscripts authored by Blanton concerning railway travel in the United States and Mexico in the twentieth century.

Collection Historical Note

Burt Blanton's was a business consultant and also the editor of The Clearance Card, the newsletter of the Southwest Railroad Historical Society, as well as an advocate of rail passenger service.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Accruals: 78-006, 82-012, 85-007
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Burt C. Blanton
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Burt C. Blanton Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections

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