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Tom Harpool Papers

Identifier: BA.18

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

Material consists of articles, brochures, clippings, committee work, correspondence, financial documents, grain research, legal documents, literary productions, maps, printed materials, photos, and documentation from Harpool's involvement in Denton civic organizations.


  • Creation: 1942-2008
  • Acquisition: Date acquired: 01/24/1983


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is not restricted.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical or Historical Information

Note written by Julie Judkins


39.00 boxes

Language of Materials



Collection of documents from the Harpool Seed and Grain Company and the personal papers of Tom Harpool from 1942-2008.

Arrangement Note

The papers are arranged in two series, one of which has been further arranged in sub-series. The contents of the each series, including sub-series 1-3, have been kept in the arrangement made by previous archivists during a minimal processing project. Series 1, sub-series 4 has been arranged alphabetically, then chronologically, and finally alphabetically again where needed.

Physical Access Requirements

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.

Source of Acquisition

Tom Harpool

Method of Acquisition


Accruals and Additions

82-005, 83-006, 86-031, 99-013, 2003-005, 2004-003, 2005-003

Tom Harpool Papers
Jaime Janda
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Repository Details

Part of the University of North Texas Special Collections Repository

University of North Texas, Willis Library
1155 Union Circle # 305190
Denton TX 76203 US