Baylor University Poage Library

Series Outline and Description


I. Biographical Materials: 1960-1982. 0.1 linear feet
One file containing biographical information about Barrow from 1960, 1972, 1982. Includes article from Baylor Line, 1982

II. Campaign Materials: 1975-1982. 0.4 linear feet
Ten files containing campaign materials when Barrow ran for the Texas Supreme Court including correspondence, news clippings, publicity, financial records, and endorsements. There are also materials about two opponents: Don Yarbrough and Woodrow Wilson Bean. Years covered are from 1975-1982.

III. Photographs: [1976-1984]. 0.1 linear feet
Two photographs of Barrow by himself as well as six photographs of Texas Supreme Court Justices, four are in color and signed by the justices, one is dated December 1979.

IV. Judicial Yearbooks: 1960, 1972. 0.5 linear feet
Yearbook for 1960 contains historical documents such as the Bill of Rights, speeches, quotes, and biographical sketches of Texas judges. Yearbook for 1972 contains list of judges by district, photographs, and biographical sketches.

V. Conference Memos: 1977-1984. 2.0 linear feet
Eight notebooks contain memoranda concerning Applications for Writ of Error by Judge Barrow to other justices. There is a notebook for each session of the court on which Barrow served from 1977 to 1984. The Memoranda outlines each case using a similar outline:

- Nature of the case,
- Jurisdiction, Facts,
- Points of error,
- Discussion, and,
- Disposition.


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