Texas Tech University

Come and See

Come and See

Dr. Marian Ann Montgomery, Curator of Clothing and Textiles, will show and discuss 20-30 pieces from the Museum's collection of clothing, accessories, needlework, and quilts.

This season, among other items the following will be seen:

  • New acquisitions
  • Quilts of Mrs. Price of Colorado City, Texas including the tricky Cross Roads to Bachelor Hall pattern
  • Shoes from the Wallace Collection
  • Cowboy boots worn by the first quarterback for Texas Tech College
  • Dolls made from promotional cotton sack packaging

The schedule for the rest of the season is:

  • Thursday, September 21th and Saturday, September 23th
  • Thursday, November 9th and Saturday, November 11th
  • Thursday, February 1st and Saturday, February 3rd
  • Thursday, March 29 and Saturday, March 31st

Please RSVP so that we have a seat for you at marian.ann.montgomery@ttu.edu or calling (806) 834-5146.

For those of you that are new, the programs run from 10:30 until noon and are held in the Helen DeVitt Jones Auditorium of the Museum which is off the Sculpture Court. Please plan to come in the West entrance of the building along Indiana. The doors will be open at 10:15 and close after 10:45 so if you arrive after 10:45 please come in the north entrance. The Thursday program is repeated on Saturday.