The World War II Collection of Arlington, Texas consists of photographs, letters, yearbooks and miscellany from the collections of the Arlington Public Library, Arlington Historical Society and the University of Texas at Arlington.
The Fort Hood Sentinel/Armored Sentinel is the post newspaper for the army base at Fort Hood, Texas. Fort Hood was established in 1942 as Camp Hood. The newspaper collection starts in 1953 as no copies of the earlier editions have been located.
The catalogs describe the governance, history, course offerings, and campus life of Hardin-Simmons University, 1892-2008. Hardin Simmons University was founded in 1891 as Abilene Baptist College and since 1941 has been associated with the General Baptist General Convention of Texas.
Published in Cameron County, Texas, the Daily Cosmopolitan began distribution to the Brownsville population in 1879. The Daily Cosmopolitan was issued every night of the week except Sunday. Editor W.P. Guirey was fluent in Spanish and therefore specialized in reporting on Matamoros residents and topics, along with nearby border town news.
The John F. Kennedy/Dallas Police Department Collection contains 404 photographs that include the sniper's nest in downtown Dallas Texas School Book Depository Building, where Oswald allegedly fired on Kennedys motorcade; the back and front yards of the boarding house at 214 Neely; Dealey Plaza; the intersection at Tenth Street and Patton Avenue where Oswald allegedly fatally shot Dallas ...