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The Southwest Collection/Special Collection Library houses a number of archives within its building, including the Texas Tech University Archives, the Crossroads of Music, and the Sowell Collection. The largest of the archives is the Southwest Collection, which collects, preserves and makes available information on the southwest with covers the areas of Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arizona, California and Mexico.


Contact information:

Weston Marshall
Reference Services,
Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library
Box 41041
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas 79409-1041

Visit The Southwest Collection's Reference Services website for more information on collections at the archive.


The images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or e-mail