Texas Centennial Scrapbook

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Scrapbook documenting Texas history compiled for a contest in honor of the Texas centennial, including portraits of famous Texans; clippings from newspapers and magazines; and pamphlets for the centennial events in Dallas, Galveston, San Antonio, Del Rio and other regions in Texas.

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30 p. : ill., ports. ; 41 x 29 cm.

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Levy, Doris Rae 1936.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Fort Worth Jewish Archives to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 167 times , with 54 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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A program of the Jewish Federation of Fort Worth and Tarrant County, the Archives is part of the mission to unite and strengthen the Jewish community in Texas and ensure their well-being and continuity.

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Scrapbook documenting Texas history compiled for a contest in honor of the Texas centennial, including portraits of famous Texans; clippings from newspapers and magazines; and pamphlets for the centennial events in Dallas, Galveston, San Antonio, Del Rio and other regions in Texas.

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30 p. : ill., ports. ; 41 x 29 cm.

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Contents: Centennial News -- Early Indians -- Explorations -- Colonization -- Missions and Churches -- Revolution -- Heroes -- History of All Periods, 1824-36 -- Republic -- Statehood -- Civil War Period -- Reconstruction Period -- Industrial Development -- Legends and Folklore -- General Texana -- Letters, Documents and Manuscripts -- Notable Visitors -- Landmarks and Monuments -- Historic Places -- Fina Arts -- Noted People of Texas -- Railroads -- Texas Series -- Fort Worth -- Texas Statesmen -- Geography -- General Progress -- Cities Towns and Forts -- Mexican War -- Relics

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Texas History Collection

Drawn from collections at the UNT Libraries and various partners, these materials about Texas history include artifacts, books, documents, manuscripts, photographs, maps, letters, and more.

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  • 1936

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  • Nov. 2, 2018, 5:06 a.m.

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  • Nov. 6, 2018, 1:57 p.m.

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Levy, Doris Rae. Texas Centennial Scrapbook, book, 1936; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1091118/: accessed January 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Worth Jewish Archives.