Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum – Research Center
2503 4th Avenue
Phone: (806) 651-2254
Fax: (806) 651-2260
Contact: Warren Stricker, Director, Research Center
Web site: www.panhandleplains.org
Institution Type: Museum, library/archives
Description: The Research Center of the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum holds source material on the historical, ethnological, cultural, and scientific heritage of the Panhandle-Plains region of Texas and related areas of the Southwest. The collection consists of books, periodicals, newspapers, maps, photographs and archival collections representing individuals, families and institutions from around the region.
Regions Covered: Primarily the Texas Panhandle and south plains, adjacent portions of New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Kansas; some general Texas coverage.
Type of Materials: Books, manuscripts, maps, newspapers, photographs, printed works, sound recordings
Time Periods: 1829-Present
Tuesday-Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM (September – May)
Monday-Saturday 9 AM – 6 PM (June – August)
Tuesday-Thursday 1 PM – 5 PM
Friday 10 AM – 12 PM, 1 PM – 5 PM
Also by appointment.
Research/Catalog System: Online catalog. In-house card catalog