J. B. Morris Boy Scout Collection




West Texas Collection

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In 1944, J.B. Morris became District Executive of the Concho Valley Council Boy Scouts of America, serving in Del Rio and San Angelo. During that time he collected a number of early San Angelo BSA history, including role sheets, pictures, and stories. He received two of the highest awards in scouting during his lifetime, the Silver Beaver and the Good Shepherd. This collection consists of newspapers, newspaper clippings, interviews, photographs, manuals, guides and scouting memorabilia.


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J. B. Morris, Boy Scout, Frank Hilton, West Texas, Concho Valley Council Boy Scouts of America, BSA, Fort McKavitt, Benny Lee Lewis, Camp Geronimo, J. M. Pfluger, Camp Fawcett, Ralph Logan, Fort Stockton, John Rust, Silver Beaver, X Olympiad, Crane 57 Troop, Camp Louis Farr, Boy Scout Troop 30, Gerald Lackey, 1937 Jamboree, John Cauthorn, Jack Hesse, Carr-Star Award, 1947 World Jamboree, Jamboree, Order of the Arrow, Wahintko Lodge, Fess Parker, Silver Antelope, Boypower, First United Methodist Church, Business Men's Bible Class, Amangi Trail District, Americana, Buckskin Badge Society, Bob Jenson, Philip Robbins, Waldo Williams, George Baker, H.E. Resley, H.F. Gilley, W.D. Murray, J.T. Hilton, Camp Sol Mayer, Sam Crowther, Jerry Melton Sullivan


J.B. Morris Boy Scout Collection, West Texas Collection, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas