The McMurry Chieftain is the alumni newsletter from McMurry University in Abilene, Texas. The newsletter features information about events at the school and news about the university's students, staff, and alumni.
The Mercedes Area Newspapers Collection represents newspapers that have served the residents of Mercedes, Hidalgo County, Texas, through a partnership with the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Library. Located in the Rio Grand Valley in southeastern Hidalgo County, the town of Mercedes was officially incorporated in 1909, although a town known as Mercedes had been established in 1904.
Part of a land grant from Spain to Moses Austin, the town of Bryan, Texas was originally settled and founded in 1821. After a period of rapid growth following the expansion of the Houston and Texas Central Railroad to the town after 1867 several newspapers competed for the area's readership. The Bryan Eagle weekly paper was begun by Richard ...
More than 250 photos document the history of Bergstrom Air Force Base from its early days in the 1940s when it was known as Del Valle Army Air Base to its closure and transformation into Austin’s municipal airport in the 1990s. There are portraits of officers, group portraits of aircrew classes, candid scenes, views of buildings and facilities, aerial ...
The Journals contains the proceedings of the House of Representatives of Texas including legislation, reports, discussions, votes, and points-of-order. Some volumes also contain supplementary materials.
The Heritage House Museum partnered with us to provide access to historic materials from Orange County. Materials include photographs of early citizens, homes, churches, and schools; as well as business concerns such as shipping, farming, lumber mills, and oil exploration. Funds for this project were graciously provided by the Summerlee Foundation, the Stark Foundation, and private individuals.