This is Arlington Brochure

This is Arlington Brochure

Date: 197?
Creator: Arlington Chamber of Commerce
Description: Brochure about Arlington, Texas. It includes information about the town's history, lodging and dining options, civic facilities, education, communications, economy, transportation, parks and camping, industry, and entertainment. The front side of the brochure is green and has art work on the front panel. The back side is tan.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum
City Directory of Mesquite, Texas

City Directory of Mesquite, Texas

Date: May 1, 1948
Creator: Mesquite Chamber of Commerce
Description: City directory for the city of Mesquite listing residents, business firms, and the Dallas classifieds section.
Contributing Partner: Mesquite Public Library
McCulloch County, Texas : dots show producing wells and wells drilling the Lohn Shallow Field, derricks show deep tests.

McCulloch County, Texas : dots show producing wells and wells drilling the Lohn Shallow Field, derricks show deep tests.

Date: [1910..1930]
Creator: Brady Chamber of Commerce
Description: Map shows boundaries and holders of oil leases, locations of wells, landowners, towns, railroads, roads, and course of the San Saba and Colorado Rivers and their tributaries. Scale not given. Text on the back of the map discusses oil drilling in McCulloch County, Texas and the geology of the area.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Welcome to Hustlin' Hereford Brochure]

[Welcome to Hustlin' Hereford Brochure]

Date: 1970
Creator: Deaf Smith County Chamber of Commerce
Description: This pamphlet gives a brief sketch of the city of Hereford, Texas with photographs, an introduction, and a 'Community Survey' that gives statistics on location, climate, population, transportation, major manufactururers, utilities, community facilities (including churches), schools, local governments, taxes, labor, agriculture, and industrial development.
Contributing Partner: Deaf Smith County Library
[El Paso: The Story of a City]

[El Paso: The Story of a City]

Date: 1910
Creator: El Paso Chamber of Commerce (Tex.)
Description: Promotional publication of the El Paso (Texas) Chamber of Commerce, extolling the virtues of the city and region, especially its agricultural, business, manufacturing, and recreational attractions. It contains many reproductions of photographs of houses, businesses, scenery, and industry. It includes statistics about agricultural production and lists of mines served by the smelters and refineries.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library
[Minutes of Immigrant Labor Committee of the Brazoria County Chamber of Commerce - 1952-12-09]

[Minutes of Immigrant Labor Committee of the Brazoria County Chamber of Commerce - 1952-12-09]

Date: December 9, 1952
Creator: Immigrant Labor Committee of the Brazoria County Chamber of Commerce
Description: Minutes of Immigrant Labor Committee of Brazoria County Chamber of Commerce meeting held December 9, 1952. The minutes report on meeting John Herrera, LULAC National President, along with the Brazosport Schools Superintendent, a representative of the Angleton Rotary Club, Brazoria County Attorney, a representative of the local newspapers, and the President of the Brazoria LULAC Council. The committee discussed the blacklisting of Brazoria County by the Mexican Government regarding labor issues and how to remove the county from this list. Specific instances of discrimination were brought forth, and assurances were given by county representatives that steps had been taken or would be taken to correct such charges of discrimination. Herrera states that he will discuss this issue with the new President of Mexico and make a report on his return from Mexico.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library