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Box 2


Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:

Doc McGregor Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-18
Content Description Office and personal files from the McGregor Studios, 1015 Chaparral, which was owned and operated by J. Frederick "Doc" McGregor, longtime Corpus Christi commercial photographer. Included are financial records, correspondence, patent and trademark materials, "Snap Sets" covers, and assorted memorabilia (mostly printed materials), plus 131 photographs, slides, and negatives. Personal documents include information about property, voting Precinct One political campaigns, the Masons, Shriners, Odd...

Personal Correspondence, 1944 - 1977

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Nixon Studio, Crow's Nest, daughters Wanda Reanne and Lorena Jeanne, Jack Pope, Harry P. Boarts, O.G. "Ace" Corben, Jack R. Blackmon, Rockridge Lodge No. 468 (Masons), Mystic Stamp Company, Merrill Chase, assorted cards and letters. Corpus Christi Times, March 28, 1972 article "Doc Still Clicking" signed "Happy Birthday" from the staff at Green's Jewelers.

Tape Recording, Notes, and Memorabilia, 1908 - 1979

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Reel to reel tape recording (contents unknown), 1908 astrology pamphlet, 1910 Commonwealth Cases in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, McGregor Studio Memo Minder calendars, 1972 Simpson College commencement program, various membership cards (actual and photocopies), 1968 resume of Lorena Jeanne (McGregor) Tinker, two speeches by W.H. Stahl (1975, "How the Corpus Christi Zoning Machine Works" and 1976, "Iron Fist Behind an Iron Curtain"), handwritten lists of important phone numbers, funeral...

"The Buccaneer," the Texas Association of Student Councils Convention Program, 1952

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Program for the Texas Association of Student Councils convention held at Roy Miller High School, 1952. Includes many photos.

Ad for Fred'k McGregor, Chiropractor, 1923, and Related Documents, 1921 - 1983

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Souvenir song book from homecoming at Palmer College of Chiropractic (ca. early to mid 1900's), 1981 Palmer College Alumni News. 1923 newspaper ad for Fred'k McGregor's chiropractic practice (includes photo).

McGregor Biographical Clippings, Letters to Editor, and Assorted Clippings, 1968

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents 1968 photo of McGregor re Precinct 1, clippings of various letters from McGregor to editor of Corpus Christi Caller, original of letter to editor of C.C. Caller signed M.L. Weaver, newspaper photos with note "photo by Doc McGregor", articles from "Awake!" magazine and "US News and World Report." 1972 article "Doc Still Clicking"

Democratic Party, Precinct 1 and Other Political Matters, 1959 - 1978

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents 1959 jury duty notice, general News from the Nueces County Democratic Executive Committee, memo from State Democratic Executive Committee, invitation to 1974 20th Senatorial Democratic District Picnic, minutes of 5/61 Precinct 1 meeting, voter registration certificates for Doc and Irene McGregor, McGregor's appointments to post of presiding judge in voting Precinct 1, copy of Texas Delegate Selection Plan for 1976. Letters from: Guy I, Warren re Johnson for President Club, Tony Bonilla re...

First United Methodist Church, Corpus Christi, 1964 - 1970

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents Membership roster for business men's bible class, budget financial statements for June April 1963 64, June Oct. 1964, June March 1964 65, board meeting agenda 1964 1965.

Utilities and Personal Bills, 1952 - 1978

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents Utility bill receipts, household receipts, carbon copies of correspondence by Lorena Jeanne (McGregor) Tinker with various businesses on behalf of her parents. Most contents of this folder were shredded April 25, 2018 because they contained personal information and had no long term historical value.

Medical Bills and Prescription Records, 1969 - 1986

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents Most of these documents were shredded 4/25/18 because they contained personal information and had no long term value: Receipts from various doctors and hospitals, Medicaid applications, prescription receipts and records for both Irene and Doc McGregor.