[Mayor Dot Scrapbook: Volume 2]

Description

Scrapbook containing materials documenting the career of Dorothy McBride from 1970 to 1971. This volume includes letters, newspaper clippings, photographs, and maps of the Alpine, Texas area. Some of the correspondence comes from Sul Ross State University, some from Congress members, and various ones from members of local committees. There is a great deal of information concerning water issues such as flooding, and water wells.

Physical Description

[59] p. : some col., ill., maps ; 37 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. {1970..1971}.

Context

This book is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend) to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this book can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this book or its content.

Creator

  • We've been unable to identify the creator(s) of this book.

Named Persons

People who are significant in some way to the content of this book. Additional names may appear in Subjects below.

Provided By

Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend)

The Archives of the Big Bend seek to preserve, arrange, and make available the University archive, manuscript collection, books, and other research resources that pertain to the area west of the Pecos River and east of present-day El Paso County in Texas as well as the areas of northern Mexico.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this book. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Description

Scrapbook containing materials documenting the career of Dorothy McBride from 1970 to 1971. This volume includes letters, newspaper clippings, photographs, and maps of the Alpine, Texas area. Some of the correspondence comes from Sul Ross State University, some from Congress members, and various ones from members of local committees. There is a great deal of information concerning water issues such as flooding, and water wells.

Physical Description

[59] p. : some col., ill., maps ; 37 cm.

Notes

Accompanying information: "1970 & 1971, Mayor Dot, 62 pages plus cover. Topic Highlights - 1970 resignation of council members Tomm Connor & E. E. Turner due to Austin court ruling; Kiwanis chapter charter; Gov. Preston Smith & Lt. Gov. Ben Barnes inaugural invitations 1971; street paving program & flood control plans 1971; 1971 water issues (Musquiz well bids, Casner & Morriss well tests, Sunny Glen well drilling, SR & City water rates); H. Allen Smith article 1971; Ave. E bridge over Alpine Creek 1971; Holland Ave. & Ave. E one-ways 197; 1971 Alpine Public Library budget; SR Womens' Volleyball Day in Alpine 1971; landfill issues 1971; discussion to eliminate parking meters 1971."

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this book in the Portal or other systems.

Collections

This book is part of the following collection of related materials.

Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

What responsibilities do I have when using this book?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this book.

Creation Date

  • {1970..1971}

Covered Time Period

Start & End Dates

  • 1970 - 1971

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 6, 2016, 12:39 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 27, 2016, 4:05 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this book last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 2

Where

Geographical information about where this book originated or about its content.

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Book

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Mayor Dot Scrapbook: Volume 2], book, {1970..1971}; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth787749/: accessed June 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library (Archives of the Big Bend).