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Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 1]
This German text is the first of a three-part historical novel about German emigration to Texas. Through the novel's fictional characters, the author portrays a romantic version of German emigration to the United States, particularly Texas. Set in the mid- to late-1830s, the novel discusses the history of Texas from Spanish rule up to its time as an independent republic. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202843/
Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 2]
This German text is the second of a three-part historical novel about German emigration to Texas. Through the novel's fictional characters, the author portrays a romantic version of German emigration to the United States, particularly Texas. Set in the mid- to late-1830s, the novel discusses the history of Texas from Spanish rule up to its time as an independent republic. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202846/
Die Auswanderer nach Texas. [Part 3]
This German text is the third of a three-part historical novel about German emigration to Texas. Through the novel's fictional characters, the author portrays a romantic version of German emigration to the United States, particularly Texas. Set in the mid- to late-1830s, the novel discusses the history of Texas from Spanish rule up to its time as an independent republic. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202842/
The cabin book: or, sketches of life in Texas
This is an English translation of the German text, which is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202838/
Das Cajütenbuch: oder nationale Charakteristiken.
This German text is a historical novel about the creation of the Republic of Texas. It consists of a series of sketches that depict the new Republic of Texas as a land of opportunity for immigrants. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202839/
Texas: mit besonderer Rücksicht auf deutsche Auswanderung und die physischen Verhältnisse des Landes nach eigener Beobachtung geschildert
This German text is an account of the author's travels in Texas from December, 1845 to April, 1847. The book describes Texas primarily from a natural history perspective, although the author recounts all aspects of his travels including interactions with Native Americans. According to the author, the book was written with German emigrants in mind. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202844/
Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika: mit besonderer Rücksicht auf deutsche Auswanderung dahin
This German text is a contemporary history and description of the United States of America based on the author's first hand observations, written as a guide for German emigrants. According to the bookseller's note: "This book contains information about German travelers in the state of Texas. It includes discussions on the physical aspects of the land, natural products, Indians, the West, social life and customs throughout the state, as well as information about education, schools, and other stories." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202841/
Amerikanische Jagd- und Reiseabenteuer: aus meinem Leben in den westlichen Indianergebieten.
This German text recounts the author's adventures traveling the western United States over a sixteen-year period. The author describes his encounters with Native Americans and the natural environment, especially the animals he hunted. The book also includes illustrations made by the author during his travels. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202837/
Die Tochter Tehuan's: oder Texas im vorigen Jahrhundert.
This German text is a work of fiction that paints a historical picture of life in Spanish Texas. The protagonist is a young Spanish immigrant, Don Hesu Navarro, who befriends Tehuan and his family. The action is centered around the San Jose Mission in San Antonio. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth202840/
[Soldiers Pay Record Book]
Soldiers pay record book from World War I belonging to Andrew Jensen. Information recorded includes total monthly pay, deductions, net monthly pay, date paid, and the name of the quartermaster making the payment. According to the title page, this book was carried by the soldier for his own records. The book indicates that Jensen's total monthly wages were $33.00, and his net monthly pay, after $7.00 deducted for insurance, was $26.00. His monthly pat later went up to $40.20 total and $33.20 net. Jensen was drafted into the National Army on September 19, 1917 and reported to Bay City, Texas. The pay book was opened on January 1, 1919, and he returned to the U.S. from foreign service on June 15,1919. He applied for War Risk Insurance in the amount of $10,000. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221882/
Minutes of the Eleventh Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc., June 22-23, 1964
Conference minutes include an account of the proceedings, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the meeting of the Western Area division of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. that are located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305879/
Minutes of the Fifteenth Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc., June 23-24, 1968
Conference minutes include an account of the proceedings, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the meeting of the Western Area division of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. that are located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305884/
The Nineteenth National Assembly of The Links, Incorporated, July 1974
This booklet contains information for delegates to the 19th National Assembly of the The Links, Inc., including a newsletter, announcements, pre-assembly information, a workbook, and business agenda items. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305900/
[Scrapbook: The San Antonio Chapter of the Links, Inc.]
Scrapbook of items compiled by the San Antonio, Texas chapter of Links, Inc. including newspaper clippings, booklets, event programs, postcards, and other items related to the activities of the organization. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth306732/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Twenty-Second National Assembly of The Links, Inc., June-July 1980
This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the national meeting of The Links, Inc. The theme for this year's conference is "Improving the Quality of Life by Linking Leadership and Service to Meet the Challenge of Community and National Needs." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305902/
Official Reports to the Twenty-Second National Assembly of The Links, Incorporated, June-July 1980
This book contains reports from the national officers and program directors of The Links, Inc., about the activities of the national level of the organization from 1978-1980. It was presented to the 24th National Assembly. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305901/
The Links, Incorporated, Western Area Historical Facts, 1954-1981
"This booklet is a compilation of the historical facts of the Western Area, The Links, Incorporated. It can serve as a handy reference for members who are interested in the history of the Area." -- p. 1. It contains information about local chapters (including boundaries) and former area directors and officers as well as lists of area programs, committee chairpersons, past area conferences, and members who have previously held national office. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305958/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Twenty-Fifth Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc., July 1981
Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the meeting of the Western Area division of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Improving the Quality of Life by Linking Leadership and Service to Meet the Challenge of Community and National Needs." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305888/
Program for the Twenty-Sixth Western Area Conference of The Links, Incorporated, July 1983
This booklet contains greetings, a program of events, and committee membership lists for the 26th Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Making History -- Providing Hope." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305890/
Official Reports to the Twenty-Fourth National Assembly of The Links, Incorporated, July 1984
This book contains reports from the national officers and program directors of The Links, Inc., about the activities of the national level of the organization from 1982-1984. It was presented to the 24th National Assembly. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305904/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth National Assembly of The Links, Inc., July 1984
This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the national meeting of The Links, Inc. The theme for this year's conference is "Making History -- Providing Hope." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305903/
The Links, Incorporated, Western Area Historical Facts, 1954-1985
"This booklet is a compilation of the historical facts of the Western Area, The Links, Incorporated. It can serve as a handy reference for members who are interested in the history of the Area." -- p. 1. It contains information about local chapters (including boundaries) and former area directors and officers as well as lists of area programs, committee chairpersons, past area conferences, and members who have previously held national office. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305959/
[Links Scrapbook 1981-1985]
Scrapbook compiled by the Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter. The scrapbook includes photographs, programs, and newspaper clippings regarding the chapter. Dates range from 1981 to 1985. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth306970/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc., July 1985
Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the meeting of the Western Area division of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305892/
Official Reports to the Twenty-Seventh Western Area Conference of The Links, Incorporated 1983-1985, July 1985
Presented at the 27th Western Area Conference, this book contains official reports of the activities of Western Area chapters of The Links, Inc. Chapter activities are primarily related to the arts, community service for youths, and national and international issues of concern. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305891/
Program for the Twenty-Fifth National Assembly of the Links, Inc., June-July 1986
This booklet contains a program of events, and committee membership lists for the 25th National Assembly of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Making History -- Providing Hope: Celebrating the Black Family." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305906/
Official Reports to the Twenty-Fifth National Assembly of The Links, Incorporated, June-July 1986
This book contains reports from the national officers and program directors of The Links, Inc., about the activities of the national level of the organization from 1984-1986. It was presented to the 25th National Assembly. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305905/
[Links Scrapbook 1978-1986]
Scrapbook compiled by the Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter. The scrapbook includes photographs, programs, and newspaper clippings regarding the chapter. A large focus is made on the chapter's 25th anniversary in 1985. Dates range from 1978 to 1986. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth306997/
[Book: Festival Cinco de Mayo]
Book of community events and advertisements relevant to the Austin, Texas area. In the center, there is a schedule of events in celebration of Cinco de Mayo. Some advertisements in the book mention local law firms or services, and others are for political positions. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth303998/
Western Area Brag Book, June 1990
This publication of the local chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States details individual chapter accomplishments with regard to four program areas of community service: the arts, youth services, national services, and international outreach and services. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305957/
Fighting Men of the Indian Wars: A Biographical Encyclopedia of the Mountain Men, Soldiers, Cowboys, and Pioneers Who Took Up Arms During America's Westward Expansion
This book "is a compendium of America's Indian Wars and the mountain men, soldiers, cowboys and pioneers who took part in them" (dust-jacket). It includes information about all the major American Indian battles, the lives of notable men who fought in the battles, and the combat techniques employed. The index begins on page 247. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth151417/
Twenty-Eighth National Assembly Official Reports of The Links, Inc., June-July 1992
This book contains reports from the national officers and program directors of The Links, Inc., about the activities of the national level of the organization from 1990-1992. It was presented to the 28th National Assembly. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. The theme of this year's conference is "Cherishing the Past, Cultivating the Present, Creating the Future." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305907/
Alleyton, Texas: Back Door to the Confederacy
This book contains the history of Alleyton, Texas, which is located in Colorado County. The book includes information about the Alley family, the founding of Alleyton, reminiscences and recollections, as well as the establishment of railroads, local businesses, schools, and churches. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth151411/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Thirty-First Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc., July 1993
Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the meeting of the Western Area division of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305894/
Program for the Thirty-First Western Area Conference of The Links, Incorporated, July 1993
This booklet contains greetings, a program of events, and committee membership lists for the 31st Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Upholding the Standards through Friendship, Service and Purpose." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305896/
The Links, Incorporated Thirty-First Western Area Conference: Area Officers Reports
This book contains reports from the officers of the Western Area of The Links, Inc. presented to the 31st Western Area Conference. In addition to the officer reports, it also provides information about the organization's activities related to the arts, community service, and national and international issues of concern. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305895/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Twenty-Ninth National Assembly of The Links, Inc., June-July 1994
This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the national meeting of The Links, Inc. The theme for this year's conference is "Cherishing the Past...Cultivating the Present...Creating the Future!" texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305908/
The Links, Incorporated, Western Area Historical Facts, 1954-1995
"This booklet is an update of the historical facts of the Western Area of The Links, Incorporated published in 1993. It is designed to present an objective and accurate account of the growth and accomplishments of our Western Area from 1954 to 1995.... [T]his booklet is not intended as an in-depth report of the program activities of each individual chapter. It is included only to give us an overview of the nature and variety of activities and projects that are being implemented, thus enhancing the growth and development of our area and our national body as a whole." -- Preface. It contains information about local chapters (including boundaries) and former area directors and officers as well as lists of area programs, committee chairpersons, past area conferences, awards, and members who have previously held national office. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305960/
Minutes and Proceedings of the Thirty-Second Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc., July 1995
Conference proceedings include a program of events, reports, financial statements, committee membership lists, and other information relevant to the meeting of the Western Area division of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Promoting Programs, Principles, Purpose." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305898/
Program for the Thirty-Second Western Area Conference of The Links, Incorporated, July 1995
This book contains greetings, a program of events, and committee membership lists for the 32nd Western Area Conference of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Promoting -- Programs, Principles, Purpose." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305897/
The Links, Incorporated Thirty-Second Western Area Conference: Area Officers Reports
This book contains reports from the officers of the Western Area of The Links, Inc. presented to the 32nd Western Area Conference. In addition to the officer reports, it also provides information about the organization's activities related to the arts, community service, and national and international issues of concern. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the western United States. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305899/
1994-1996 Biennium Report: The Links, Incorporated
This booklet is a report on the activities at the national level organization of The Links, Inc. from 1994-1996. It includes information about the organization's national and international services, youth outreach, and arts initiatives as well as financial statements. The Links, Inc. is located in the United States and headquartered in Washington D.C. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305909/
A Comfort Christmas
Book about the history of Christmas in Comfort, Texas and the influence of "German, English and Hispanic cultures" on Christmas celebrations (p. 3). The book includes recipes for German Sweet potato salad, deer sausage, carne guisada con mole, and buneulos, as well as bread, rice and cookies. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth151368/
The Journal, Volume 10
In honor of the 50th anniversary of The Links, Inc., this book collects brief histories and reports of the organization's local chapters from 1946-1996. It was presented at the organization's 30th National Assembly, and its theme is "Linkages...Toward the Possible: Celebrating 50 Years of Friendship and Service." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth306095/
The Links, Incorporated, 30th National Assembly, July 1996: Celebrating 50 Years, 1946-1996
This book collects announcements from local chapters, members, and friends of The Links, Inc. in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the national organization. The book was presented on the occasion of the 30th National Assembly, and the theme for the conference was "Linkages...Toward the Possible." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305912/
Official Report Book: The Links, Inc., 30th National Assembly, July 1996
This book contains reports from the national officers and program directors of The Links, Inc., about the activities of the national level of the organization from 1994-1996. It was presented to the 30th National Assembly. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. The theme for this year's assembly is "Linkages...Toward the Possible." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305910/
Program for the Thirtieth National Assembly of The Links, Incorporated, July 1996
This booklet contains a program of events and committee membership lists for the 30th National Assembly of The Links, Inc. The conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States. The theme for this year's conference is "Linkages...Toward the Possible." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth305911/
Texas in the Civil War: Comfort's Monument Story
Book containing information about the Civil War in Texas, including the story of the Nueces Massacre and oral histories from individuals living in Texas during the Civil War. The index begins on page 64. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth151373/
[Book: "Treasures of the Cathedral of Saltillo, Mexico Family Guide"]
Guidebook created as an accompaniment to an exhibit at the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Tesoros de la Catedral de Saltillo, Treasures of the Cathedral of Saltillo, Mexico", which ran from October 18 to December 28, 2002. The guidebook contains information on the both the museum and the exhibit, and includes an in-depth description of the historical, cultural, and religious significance of the exhibition. There are also activities such as trivia quizzes and puzzles that are related to the exhibition included in the book. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth304694/
[Guide: The Art of the Cathedral, The Bicentennial of the Saltillo Cathedral, 1801-2001]
Guidebook published in honor of the bicentennial anniversary of the Saltillo Cathedral in Saltillo, Mexico. There are several colorful pictures along with historical information in the book. There are two introductions at the beginning of the book by Raúl Vera López, who is the Bishop of the Saltillo Cathedral, and Javier Villarreal Lozano, who is the director. There is a separate letter typed in Spanish at the back of the book that was written by the Governor of the State of Coahuila. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth304695/
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