Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
This collection consists of rolled sets of drawings of churches, mainly Churches of Christ in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area, as well as of a few church-related buildings. Included are designs, master plans, construction drawings, and blueprints. In addition to the drawings, there are one complete set of contract administration files for one church building; about fifty clippings, articles, and letters; and a few memorabilia.
V. Aubrey Hallum is an architect in Ft. Worth, Texas. He was born August 16, 1930 in Seymour, Texas, to Dixie Jewell (nee Bryant) Hallum (1912-2004) and Vernon D. Hallum (1904-1992). He holds the Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Texas (1956). After an architectural internship in 1957 in Washington, D.C., Hallum opened an architectural office in Highland Park (Dallas, Texas) in 1961. He retired from practice after 53 years in 2014. Hallum married Yvonne Bevil in 1955. They have two sons, David and Jeffrey.
Gift of V. Aubrey Hallum
The materials are arranged in three series: I. Drawings; II. Papers IIa Files; IIb Letters, articles, etc. The latter was arranged by the creator. ; III. Memorabilia.
Churches of Christ
Church buildings -- Texas
Extent of Collection
30 linear feet (80 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #485
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Vernon Aubrey Hallum Papers, 1962-2011. Center for Restoration Studies MS#485 . Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.
Finding Aid created by
Carisse Berryhill, Daniel Lozano, Charlie Monroe