A collection of pamphlets from the Civil War Era. These 21 pamphlets date from 1849 to 1869 and address issues concerning emancipation, the future of the Union, and other political topics of the period.
The Seymour News is a weekly newspaper published in Seymour, Baylor County, Texas. The newspaper was established by George Patton Barber and ran for fourteen years under his leadership. It included local, state, and national news as well as advertising.
Illustrating late-19th-century Fort Worth, the Daily Democrat bemoaned "Hell's Half-Acre," and documented Fort Worth's gradual rise in status from cowtown to crossroads to booming financial city.
The Bosque County Historical Commision presents its collection of glass plate negatives relating to Bosque County history. The collection consists of over 50 glass plate negatives that include images of parade floats, families, the Bosque River Flood, and agriculture.
The World War Two Collection contains materials that focus on the World War II era, 1939-1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the era, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.
The Private Collection of Bouncer Goin includes local history materials from Mr. Goin's hometown of Aubrey, Texas. Materials include a 1918 Aubrey High School Yearbook; family photos; images of local churches, businesses, and the tornado of April 1918.