Rescuing Texas History, 2019

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Rescuing Texas History collects photographs, newspaper articles, letters, postcards, and other historical materials from across the state and beyond to document and preserve the rich history of the state.

Materials in this collection come from multiple partners:



At a Glance



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Rescuing Texas History, 2019 in The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/collections/SG19/ accessed February 22, 2024.


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Partners

Dallas Firefighters Museum
566
Private Collection of Mike Cochran
556
Private Collection of T. B. Willis
398
Tarrant County Archives
334
Dallas Municipal Archives
295
Private Collection of the Curtis Estate
262
Dr. Pepper Museum
259
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
253
San Jacinto College
248
Spellman Museum of Forney History
198
Temple College
185
Texas Lutheran University
163
City of Lakeway
155
St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library
155
Smith County Historical Society
151
Carrollton Public Library
133
Private Collection of J. K. Johnson
128
Fort Davis Overland Trail
103
Brownsville Historical Association
100
Heritage Association of Frisco
79
Denton Public Library
78
Tarleton State University
78
Kerr County Historical Commission
76
Honey Grove Preservation League
66
Friench Simpson Memorial Library
62
Solar Engineering Magazine
58
Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead
55
Gillespie County Historical Society
51
Murphy Historical Society Inc.
51
Mexic-Arte Museum
29
Private Collection of the Koenig Family
21
Lone Star Flight Museum
20
Private Collection of the Ritchie Family
12
Erath County Genealogical Society
9
Interurban Railway Museum
9
Fannin County Museum of History
5
History of West Museum
5
Mineola Landmark Commission
5
Private Collection of Mary Newton Maxwell
4
City of Quanah
3
Fannin County Historical Commission
3
Rosenberg Library
3
McCulloch County Historical Commission
2
Moody Medical Library, UT
2
Private Collection of M. M. Davis
2
Private Collection of the Litzler Family
2
Travis County Historical Commission
2
Frisco Public Library
1

Counties (expand list)

Dallas County, TX
1,023
Travis County, TX
451
McLennan County, TX
435
Tarrant County, TX
351
Harris County, TX
298
Bexar County, TX
203
Kaufman County, TX
200
Bell County, TX
193
Guadalupe County, TX
167
Smith County, TX
155
Collin County, TX
122
Cameron County, TX
104
Jeff Davis County, TX
97
Denton County, TX
92
Fannin County, TX
78
Kerr County, TX
77
Erath County, TX
63
Lavaca County, TX
59
Gillespie County, TX
55
Nueces County, TX
50
Johnson County, TX
49
Los Angeles County, CA
36
Hill County, TX
23
Clay County, TX
22
Burleson County, TX
19
Galveston County, TX
14
Hamilton County, TX
14
Cook County, IL
11
Lamar County, TX
11
Navarro County, TX
11
Comal County, TX
10
Hays County, TX
10
Williamson County, TX
10
Fayette County, TX
9
Ellis County, TX
7
Washington County, TX
7
Cuyahoga County, OH
6
Kendall County, TX
6
Lee County, TX
6
Nacogdoches County, TX
6
Refugio County, TX
6
Rockwall County, TX
6
Suffolk County, MA
6
Brazos County, TX
5
Chemung County, NY
5
Colorado County, TX
5
Grayson County, TX
5
Limestone County, TX
5
Montgomery County, OH
5
Philadelphia County, PA
5
Rusk County, TX
5
Wood County, TX
5
Canadian County, OK
4
Coryell County, TX
4
DeWitt County, TX
4
El Paso County, TX
4
Falls County, TX
4
Hardin County, TN
4
Lake County, IN
4
Reeves County, TX
4
Wise County, TX
4
Austin County, TX
3
Bristol County, MA
3
Caldwell County, TX
3
Comanche County, TX
3
Fort Bend County, TX
3
Hardeman County, TX
3
Lubbock County, TX
3
McCulloch County, TX
3
Palo Pinto County, TX
3
Panola County, TX
3
Potter County, TX
3
Roosevelt County, NM
3
San Diego County, CA
3
Suffolk County, NY
3
Victoria County, TX
3
Alameda County, CA
2
Bucks County, PA
2
Cocke County, TN
2
Cooke County, TX
2
Donley County, TX
2
Ector County, TX
2
Erie County, NY
2
Essex County, NJ
2
Foard County, TX
2
Hamilton County, OH
2
Howard County, TX
2
Hunt County, TX
2
Jim Wells County, TX
2
Kings County, NY
2
Llano County, TX
2
Middlesex County, MA
2
Midland County, TX
2
Montague County, TX
2
Nassau County, NY
2
Orleans Parish, LA
2
Parker County, TX
2
Pierce County, WA
2
Rains County, TX
2
Tom Green County, TX
2
Westchester County, NY
2
Wichita County, TX
2
Allegheny County, PA
1
Anderson County, TX
1
Baltimore County, MD
1
Bartholomew County, IN
1
Bastrop County, TX
1
Bosque County, TX
1
Bronx County, NY
1
Brooks County, TX
1
Brown County, TX
1
Burnet County, TX
1
Chautauqua County, NY
1
Cherokee County, TX
1
Coleman County, TX
1
Coles County, IL
1
Concho County, TX
1
Crawford County, OH
1
Creek County, OK
1
Cumberland County, ME
1
Duval County, TX
1
Ellis County, OK
1
Floyd County, TX
1
Gaines County, TX
1
Gregg County, TX
1
Hall County, TX
1
Harrison County, MS
1
Harrison County, WV
1
Henrico County, VA
1
Hidalgo County, TX
1
Hopkins County, TX
1
Hughes County, OK
1
Ingham County, MI
1
Jack County, TX
1
Jackson County, TX
1
Jefferson County, TX
1
Kent County, MI
1
Kleberg County, TX
1
Lancaster County, PA
1
Lapeer County, MI
1
Litchfield County, CT
1
Lycoming County, PA
1
Madison County, MS
1
Maricopa County, AZ
1
Marion County, IN
1
Marion County, TX
1
Maverick County, TX
1
McNairy County, TN
1
Mercer County, NJ
1
Milam County, TX
1
Montgomery County, IN
1
Montgomery County, PA
1
Montgomery County, VA
1
Oklahoma County, OK
1
Pecos County, TX
1
Pima County, AZ
1
Red River County, TX
1
Richmond County, GA
1
Robertson County, TX
1
Sacramento County, CA
1
San Augustine County, TX
1
San Bernardino County, CA
1
San Patricio County, TX
1
Santa Barbara County, CA
1
Schenectady County, NY
1
Seminole County, OK
1
Shelby County, TN
1
Shelby County, TX
1
Summit County, CO
1
Taylor County, TX
1
Titus County, TX
1
Tulsa County, OK
1
Upton County, TX
1
Wilbarger County, TX
1
York County, ME
1
York County, SC
1

Titles (expand list)

The Grapevine Sun
334
Forney Tribune
196
Leopard Tales
185
The Rattler
155
The Lindale Times
151
South Belt Press
137
Carrollton Chronicle
133
South Belt Leader
111
Lake Travis View
104
The Lone Star Lutheran
99
Denton Doings
78
The Lutheran College Bulletin
64
The Frisco Enterprise
63
The Ladonia News
63
Solar Engineering Magazine
58
The Radio Post
51
Lake Travis News
32
Charles Wesley Froh Collection
27
Flora Clarke Scrapbook
23
Tivy Tattler
19
Hill Country News
18
Catalog of John Tarleton Agricultural College
15
Leonard De Bennett Scrapbook
13
Carlton Citizen
9
Mexic-Arte Museum Newsletter
9
The Frisco Journal
7
Curtis Field Yearbook
4
Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc. Project 19 Daily Report
3
Ellington Field Yearbook
3
The Roxton News
3
Lubbock Army Air Field Yearbook
2
Polaris
2
The Foard County News and Crowell Index
2
The Hamilton Herald-News
2
Victory Field Yearbook
2
78th Congress
1
Astro-Dome
1
Blackland Army Air Field Yearbook
1
Bryan Daily Eagle
1
Denton Record-Chronicle
1
Ellington Air Force Base Yearbook
1
Forney Messenger
1
Gatesville Messenger and Star-Forum
1
Highland Lakes Outdoor Times
1
Holland's Magazine
1
McKinney Herald
1
Mckinney Courier-Gazette
1
Midland Army Air Field Bombardier Yearbook
1
National Board of Fire Underwriters Special Interest Bulletins
1
Saint Basil's College Quarterly Review
1
Solo
1
The Daily Courier-Gazette
1
The Kaufman Herald
1
The McKinney Examiner
1
The Mister
1
The Outpost
1
The Weekly Democrat-Gazette
1
The Whitewright Sun
1
Waco Army Air Field Yearbook
1

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