Rescuing Texas History, 2016

The 2016 edition of Rescuing Texas History is a compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials that give a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas over the past two centuries.

Materials in this collection come from a wide variety of partners:

*St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library

*UNT Libraries

*Texas Medical Association

*Fannin County Historical Commission

*Mesquite Public Library

*Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell

*Jacksonville Public Library

*Denton Public Library

*Georgetown Historical Society



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Counties (expand list)

Dallas County, TX
717
Montgomery County, TX
503
Travis County, TX
470
Bexar County, TX
458
Grayson County, TX
385
El Paso County, TX
298
Fannin County, TX
282
Tarrant County, TX
247
Matagorda County, TX
241
Bell County, TX
214
Denton County, TX
195
McLennan County, TX
166
Collin County, TX
133
Chambers County, TX
116
Harris County, TX
109
Galveston County, TX
107
Cherokee County, TX
95
Erath County, TX
89
Navarro County, TX
54
Williamson County, TX
48
Washington County, TX
41
Brazos County, TX
34
Falls County, TX
31
King County, WA
17
Grimes County, TX
16
Nueces County, TX
14
Coryell County, TX
12
Lamar County, TX
10
Zapata County, TX
10
Ellis County, TX
9
Lubbock County, TX
9
Philadelphia County, PA
9
Calhoun County, TX
8
Cameron County, TX
8
DeWitt County, TX
7
Parker County, TX
7
Reeves County, TX
7
Taylor County, TX
7
Comal County, TX
6
Cook County, IL
6
Fayette County, KY
6
Jefferson County, KY
6
Ector County, TX
5
Brazoria County, TX
4
Caldwell County, TX
4
Duval County, TX
4
Fort Bend County, TX
4
Gillespie County, TX
4
Gregg County, TX
4
Hamilton County, TX
4
Hood County, TX
4
Kleberg County, TX
4
Midland County, TX
4
Robertson County, TX
4
Scurry County, TX
4
Walker County, TX
4
Bastrop County, TX
3
Coleman County, TX
3
Columbiana County, OH
3
Eastland County, TX
3
Fulton County, GA
3
Hill County, TX
3
Jeff Davis County, TX
3
Jim Hogg County, TX
3
Johnson County, TX
3
Kerr County, TX
3
McCulloch County, TX
3
Olmsted County, MN
3
Palo Pinto County, TX
3
Smith County, TX
3
Wichita County, TX
3
Austin County, TX
2
Brown County, TX
2
Caddo Parish, LA
2
Coal County, OK
2
Cumberland County, NJ
2
Fayette County, TX
2
Hamilton County, TN
2
Harrison County, TX
2
Hays County, TX
2
Hopkins County, TX
2
Jackson County, TX
2
Kaufman County, TX
2
Lavaca County, TX
2
Lee County, TX
2
Liberty County, TX
2
Limestone County, TX
2
Nacogdoches County, TX
2
Ouachita Parish, LA
2
Rusk County, TX
2
San Patricio County, TX
2
Suffolk County, MA
2
Wise County, TX
2
Albany County, NY
1
Anderson County, TX
1
Angelina County, TX
1
Anne Arundel County, MD
1
Baldwin County, GA
1
Bandera County, TX
1
Baylor County, TX
1
Benton County, AR
1
Blanco County, TX
1
Bosque County, TX
1
Brewster County, TX
1
Burnet County, TX
1
Chatham County, GA
1
Chatham County, NC
1
Clark County, IN
1
Colorado County, TX
1
Comanche County, TX
1
Copiah County, MS
1
Cowley County, KS
1
Davidson County, TN
1
Dimmit County, TX
1
East Baton Rouge Parish, LA
1
Fairfax County, VA
1
Goliad County, TX
1
Guadalupe County, TX
1
Hardeman County, TX
1
Hunt County, TX
1
Jackson County, MI
1
Jefferson County, TX
1
Jessamine County, KY
1
Jim Wells County, TX
1
Jones County, TX
1
Knox County, TN
1
Leon County, TX
1
Mecklenburg County, NC
1
Mercer County, KY
1
Milam County, TX
1
Monroe County, MI
1
Montague County, TX
1
Morgan County, GA
1
Morgan County, IN
1
Morris County, TX
1
Noble County, OK
1
Oswego County, NY
1
Panola County, TX
1
Pima County, AZ
1
Presidio County, TX
1
Pulaski County, AR
1
Richmond County, GA
1
San Jacinto County, TX
1
Shawnee County, KS
1
Somervell County, TX
1
Sutton County, TX
1
Titus County, TX
1
Tulsa County, OK
1
Upshur County, TX
1
Victoria County, TX
1
Wake County, NC
1
Ware County, GA
1
Wayne County, MI
1
Wharton County, TX
1
Wilson County, TN
1
Yazoo County, MS
1

Titles (expand list)

Conroe Courier
502
The Rattler
373
The Texas Mesquiter
367
The Bonham Daily Favorite
277
The Howe Enterprise
245
Young Latino Artists
202
The Howe Messenger
132
The Age
116
[Ponsford/Trost Collection]
84
Preserve Dallas
75
South Belt Leader
75
Semi-Weekly Journal
69
Alumni J-TAC
68
Jacksonville Banner
49
The Corsicana Observer
49
Cherokee County Banner
45
Spotlight
44
Historic Dallas
40
Austin, undated
38
The Reconnaissance
37
Downtown Post Office Photograph Collection
33
Austin Seminary Chapel Construction, 1942
32
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, undated
30
The Grapevine Sun
28
Trail Blazer
27
Charles Binion Collection
21
Historic Preservation League News
19
Earl R. McCraken Downtown El Paso Photographs
18
Driftwood
15
Catalog of Chappell Hill Female College
14
J-TAC
13
Lady Bird Lake, undated
12
The Communicator
11
The Belton Journal
10
The City Limits
10
The Collegian
9
Belton Evening News
8
The University of Texas at Austin, undated
7
Bell County Democrat
6
The Journal-Reporter
6
Pass In Review
5
Rogers Weekly News
5
The Belton Reporter
5
In Comal County
4
On the Perdinales
4
Pegasus
4
The Austin City Gazette
4
The Cuero Weekly Star
4
Fort Worth Daily Gazette
3
The Belton Journal and Bell County Democrat
3
The Daily Ranchero
3
The South-Western American
3
The Waco Times-Herald
3
Lone Star Weekly
2
Richmond Opinion
2
The Daily Texas Mesquiter
2
The J-TAC
2
Arkansas and Texas Advertiser
1
Bandera Bugle
1
Beautiful Texas
1
Belton Daily News
1
Bonham Weekly Chronicle
1
Brenham Daily Banner
1
Brenham Evening Press
1
Brenham Weekly Banner
1
Catalog of Chappell Hill Independent School District
1
Catalog of Chappell Hill Public School
1
Centinela del Rio Grande
1
Citizen-Star
1
Colorado Tribune
1
Columbia Democrat
1
Daily National Intelligencer
1
Daily State Journal
1
Fort Worth Daily Democrat
1
Fort Worth Daily Democrat and Advance
1
Fort Worth Evening Mail
1
Fort Worth Gazette
1
Fort Worth Weekly Gazette
1
Friend's Mexican Mission Gazette
1
Galveston Tribune
1
Henderson Democrat
1
Home and State
1
Hornet's Nest
1
In Burnett County
1
Jackson County Progress
1
Krums and Kraklins
1
Life on the Frontier
1
Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
1
National Intelligencer
1
Oliphant's Texas Stereoscopic Views
1
Quintana Times
1
Sunday Times & Noah's Weekly Messenger
1
Temple Daily Telegram
1
Texas Medical Association Woman's Auxiliary News Letter
1
Texas Posten
1
Texas Women
1
The Bastrop Advertiser
1
The Beaumont Banner
1
The Belton Courier
1
The Belton Review
1
The Bonham Advertiser
1
The Brenham Enquirer
1
The Cherokee Herald
1
The Evening News
1
The Ferguson Forum
1
The Fort Worth Press
1
The Goliad Guard
1
The Granbury News
1
The Independent
1
The Montgomery Journal
1
The Pearland Advocate
1
The Prairie Visitor
1
The Rockdale Messenger
1
The San Antonio Weekly Star
1
The Temple Mirror
1
The Texas Coaster
1
The Texas New Yorker
1
The Texas Star
1
The Tri-Weekly Enterprise
1
The United States Gazette
1
The Weekly Capital
1
The Weekly Messenger
1
The Weekly Ranchero and Republican
1
The Weekly Telegraph
1
United Statements
1
Weekly Ranchero
1