The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History presents The Eastern Texian, a weekly newspaper published by George W. King between 1857 and 1859 from San Augustine, Texas. The newspaper includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.
The Texas Wesleyan University collections include the University newspaper, catalogs, yearbooks, presenting a record of student and campus life during the academic year. Included are information about the university, students, professors, sports, and organizations as well as photographs, formal and candid, of students, faculty, administrators, staff, student organizations, social clubs, athletic teams, Homecoming, and other special events. Information included is ...
Rescuing Texas History, 2014 feature collections from over 19 partners including the Private Collection of T. B. Willis, the Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, the Fire Museum of Texas, Friench Simpson Memorial Library, Erath County Genealogical Society, the University of Texas at Dallas, the University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries. the Private Collection ...
The San Antonio Express was first published in 1865, taking its name from the Alamo Express, a Union newspaper whose press had been destroyed by secession sympathizers in 1861. H. Pollman and Augus Siemering began the paper as a weekly, changing it to a daily in 1866. The paper is still in print today as the San Antonio Express-News.
The Neu Braunfelser Zeitung began publication in 1852, and was one of the earliest German-language newspapers in Texas. The paper was begun to advertise the town and attract new immigrants. It is presented here courtesy of the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.
The Taylor Public Library contributes hundreds of photographs to the Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas collection. The photos date from 1883 to the 1960s and show buildings, automobiles, businesses, and various other aspects of the history of Taylor, Texas and outlying communities.