Explorers of Texas

Explorers of Texas

Date: 1936
Creator: unknown
Description: Historical leaflet issued during Texas Centennial containing information regarding the first explorers of Texas. Some of the explorers mentioned include Alonzo Alvarez de Pineda, Cabeza de Vaca, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, Fernando de Soto, and Rene Robert Cavalier, Sieur de La Salle.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
La Floride

La Floride

Date: unknown
Creator: Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667
Description: This map shows the southeastern portion of present-day United States, around the Gulf of Mexico. A large region is outlined in color and labeled 'Floride' (it encompasses portions of present-day Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida). Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:12,000.000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map to Illustrate Early Voyages and Discoveries of North America

Map to Illustrate Early Voyages and Discoveries of North America

Date: 1885
Creator: A. S. Barnes & Co.
Description: This map shows North and Central America and surrounding areas including portions of South America, Africa, and Europe. Notes and lines are used to show the path of exploration across the Atlantic Ocean and within North America including the names and dates of the explorers. Continents are shaded in color and some major cities and bodies of water are marked on the map. An inset in the lower left corner shows only the eastern portion of North and South America (including the Caribbean) and is titled "To Illustrate Colonies." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Transcript of Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, October 22 - November 14, 1859]

[Transcript of Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, October 22 - November 14, 1859]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter to Charles B. Moore from Julia L. Rucker regarding daily events. In the second half of her letter, she mentions an expedition into Indian Territory and the Sons of Temperance.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, October 22 - November 14, 1859]

[Letter from Julia L. Rucker to Charles B. Moore, October 22 - November 14, 1859]

Date: 1859-10-22/1859-11-14
Creator: Rucker, Julia L.
Description: Letter to Charles B. Moore from Julia L. Rucker regarding daily events. In the second half of her letter, she mentions an expedition into Indian Territory and the Sons of Temperance.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Geological/Archelalogical Exploration

Geological/Archelalogical Exploration

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of 6 men on a geological/archeological exploration. 5 of the men are squatting in a semi-circle around one man who is standing in a whole holding something in his hand. They are out in nature and are wearing light weight shirts and many of them are wearing hats. Several of the men are also holding tool boxes.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 49, July 1945 - April, 1946

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 49, July 1945 - April, 1946

Date: 1946
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 679.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 45, July 1941 - April, 1942

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 45, July 1941 - April, 1942

Date: 1942
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 401.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
A Frontier Doctor

A Frontier Doctor

Date: 1929
Creator: Hoyt, Henry Franklin
Description: This autobiographical account of Dr. Henry Franklin Hoyt chronicles his family's history, his upbringing on a small farm in Minnesota, his work as a surgeon in New Mexico, Chicago, California, Texas and the Philippines, along with many other miscellaneous adventures.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 97, July 1993 - April, 1994

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 97, July 1993 - April, 1994

Date: 1994
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 723.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
FIRST PREV 1 2 3 4 5 NEXT LAST