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Scope and Content Note

The Hubert Connor ‘Con’ Sweet, Jr. Collection contains one negative and six photographic prints of various scenes in the Abilene, Texas region.

Biographical Note

Hubert Connor ‘Con’ Sweet, Jr. was born 12 August 1942 in Leadville, Colorado. From 1959-1963 he served in the U.S. Navy before moving to Austin, Texas and working as a truck driver. His interests included trains and photography, among others. He was a member of West Erwin Church of Christ in Tyler, Texas, and was active in a prison Bible correspondence ministry. He passed away on 13 August 2012 in Tyler, Texas.

Donor Note

Cynthia Manning


Materials are arranged in the order they were received.

Content List

Box 1

[First Folder] Finding Aid
Photograph negative of the West Texas Air Transport, Abilene, Texas
Five prints of Abilene Christian College campus scenes circa 1920; one is an aerial shot that appears to be of McMurry University although it is labeled Abilene Christian College



Extent of Collection

1 linear foot (1 box)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #480

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Troy Wade, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz


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