[Contact sheet of Site of Orcoquisac and La Placita Market]

[Contact sheet of Site of Orcoquisac and La Placita Market]

Date: July 1987
Creator: Kerek, T.
Description: Contact sheet of images on a roll of film shot of Site of Orcoquisaz and La Placita Market in Houston, Texas, identified on the back with handwritten notes. The first row of images are of a grassy area edged by trees; the second and third rows of images include grassy areas, water and a lake, surrounded by trees. The fourth row includes images of water edged by trees, and two of men (identified as Kevin Ladd and Harry) standing in grassy areas; one of the men is holding an object and gesturing to his left. The fifth row includes two images of water surrounded by trees; the third image includes a building with a sign that says "La Placita Farmer's Market" with additional advertisements in English and Spanish, and a man is walking on the sidewalk next to the business. The final three images include storefronts of businesses that have signs in Spanish.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 03, Number 01, Spring, 1991

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 03, Number 01, Spring, 1991

Date: 1991
Creator: Dallas County Heritage Society
Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on the dreams and visions that have shaped Dallas.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Historical Society
Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 11, Number 02, Fall, 1999

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 11, Number 02, Fall, 1999

Date: 1999
Creator: Dallas County Heritage Society
Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "triumph over adversity."
Contributing Partner: Dallas Historical Society
[Transcript of partnership agreement between James E. B. Austin, John Austin, Samuel M. Williams, and Stephen F. Austin, May 5, 1829]

[Transcript of partnership agreement between James E. B. Austin, John Austin, Samuel M. Williams, and Stephen F. Austin, May 5, 1829]

Date: May 5, 1829
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a partnership agreement between James E. B. Austin, John Austin, Samuel M. Williams, and Stephen F. Austin to develop a mine in the Trinity River bed near Bidais Creek.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of essay entitled, "Emigration to Texas in Mexico", 1831]

[Transcript of essay entitled, "Emigration to Texas in Mexico", 1831]

Date: 1831
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for an essay entitled, "Emigration to Texas in Mexico," which describes the geography and agriculture of Texas, as well as explaining colonization procedures for readers interested in immigrating.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of partnership agreement between John Cummins and Stephen F. Austin, August 17, 1829]

[Transcript of partnership agreement between John Cummins and Stephen F. Austin, August 17, 1829]

Date: August 17, 1829
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a partnership agreement between John Cummins and Stephen F. Austin for the development of a silver mine near the Trinity River.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Men on Horseback on a Bridge

Men on Horseback on a Bridge

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of eight men on a bridge, five on horseback. Frank Brawley is on the far right. The bridge existed from 1860-1900s. It connected parts of the Clear Fork of the Trinity River in the town of Roberts.
Contributing Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room
[Letter from D. S. Kennard to his Father, March 20, 1862]

[Letter from D. S. Kennard to his Father, March 20, 1862]

Date: March 20, 1862
Creator: Kennard, D. S.
Description: Letter from D.S. Kennard to his father informing him that his regiment will be leaving for Arkansas in two weeks. They will be marching between the Trinity and Brazos Rivers and maybe through Waxahachie
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Josh Perkin Speaking at TCAFS Annual Meeting]

[Josh Perkin Speaking at TCAFS Annual Meeting]

Date: February 2012
Creator: Nations, Michele
Description: Photograph of Josh Perkin behind the podium, speaking at the Texas Chapter of the American Fisheries Society at the 2012 annual meeting during Technical Session 1.
Contributing Partner: Texas Chapter of the American Fisheries Society
[Transcript of letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to James E. B. Austin, September 1, 1825]

[Transcript of letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to James E. B. Austin, September 1, 1825]

Date: September 1, 1825
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Emily M. Austin Bryan Perry to James E. B. Austin, in which Emily gives news of her children and of acquaintances in Missouri.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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