President's Address, Delivered Before the 19th Session of the Texas State Medical Association

President's Address, Delivered Before the 19th Session of the Texas State Medical Association

Date: 1887
Creator: Nott, T. H.
Description: This booklet includes the text from an address to the Texas State Medical Association by T. H. Nott regarding the protection of patients from quacks and fraudulent doctors.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Tyler & Smith County, Texas: An Historical Survey

Tyler & Smith County, Texas: An Historical Survey

Date: 1976
Creator: Glover, Robert W.
Description: This book gives an overview of the history of Tyler, Texas and Smith County through a series of essays written by community members on various social and historical topics. A List of Illustrations is on page viii and the Table of Contents is on page ix; the index starts on page 279.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume 2

Papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume 2

Date: 1975
Creator: McLean, Malcolm Dallas
Description: "Leftwich's Grant is the second volume in a series that is intended to document the colonization of an area in Central Texas that eventually became known as Robertson's Colony." It covers "the three years that [Robert] Leftwich spent in Mexico City and Saltillo" and includes "a complete account of his official negotiations with both the national government in Mexico City and the state government of Coahuila and Texas. It also includes documents concerning Dr. Felix Robertson, President of the Texas Association, and the group of young men who came to Texas with him in the fall of 1825 to explore the grant and survey land for the stockholders" (p. 11). The index begins on page 667.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Pictures from Three Rivers' Past

Pictures from Three Rivers' Past

Date: 2009
Creator: Hudson, Richard
Description: Essay discussing the history of Three Rivers, Texas and photographs of the early days of the town.
Contributing Partner: Other
[Transcript of an essay by Stephen F. Austin concerning the law of April 6, 1830, [May 18, 1830?]]

[Transcript of an essay by Stephen F. Austin concerning the law of April 6, 1830, [May 18, 1830?]]

Date: [1830-05-18?]
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for an essay written by Stephen F. Austin, in which Austin addresses the history of Texas and the negative effects of the law of April 6, 1830, which ended immigration from the United States. Austin also argues that Texas would not economically benefit from separating from Mexico.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of essay entitled, "Memoirs on the Western Boundary of the United States", no date]

[Transcript of essay entitled, "Memoirs on the Western Boundary of the United States", no date]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for an essay entitled, "Memoirs on the Western Boundary of the United States", in which the author discusses the changing ownership of western and southern territories, and advocates for the United States to acquire both Texas and Santa Fe de Nuevo México.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of essay concerning Mexican independence from the Spanish, [November 1, 1829]]

[Transcript of essay concerning Mexican independence from the Spanish, [November 1, 1829]]

Date: [1829-11-01]
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for an essay discussing Mexican independence from the Spanish and Mexican attitudes towards the Spanish.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
San Felipe de Austin: Capital of Austin's Colony

San Felipe de Austin: Capital of Austin's Colony

Date: unknown
Creator: Hoff, Blanche
Description: Award-winning essay about the city of San Felipe de Austin giving a brief history starting with the city's founding and background on Stephen Austin's colony.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
College Bulletin, Number 28, December, 1909

College Bulletin, Number 28, December, 1909

Date: December 1909
Creator: College of Industrial Arts
Description: This bulletin includes calendars, lists of important people, and articles written about the school including articles published in the Fort Worth Star, Fort Worth Record, Denton Record and Chronicle, Houston Chronicle, Kansas City Journal, and Clay's Review.
Contributing Partner: Texas Woman's University
Texas Toys and Games

Texas Toys and Games

Date: 1989
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about popular toys and games relevant to the state of Texas, including folk toys, folk games, sports, dances, songs and other recreations. The index of contributors begins on page 245 and the index of toys and games begins on page 249.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
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