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Abilene Christian University Catalogs

The catalogs and bulletins of Abilene Christian University describe the governance, history, course offerings, and campus life of the university throughout the 20th century.

Added: May 2009.

Abilene Christian University Literary Journals

Student-led literary magazines from ACU that preserve original short stories, essays, poems, artwork, and other creative work.

Added: May 2014.

Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts

Sermon charts, or bed sheets painted with text and/or artwork, were used as visual aids to preachers' sermons. The sermon charts in this collection date from the 1900s to the 1970s.

Added: May 2014.

Abilene Christian University Yearbooks

The Prickly Pear, published from 1916 to 2007, includes text and photographs of students, professors, sports, and organizations.

Added: March 2009.

Abilene City Hall Records

The City of Abilene Ordinance Books contain the city’s ordinances over the entire history of Abilene, Texas and represent a unique wealth of local history and key city events. The Abilene City Council Minutes Books contain the minutes of council meetings dating back to 1886.

Added: August 2015.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Added: March 2012.

Abilene Photograph Collection

These more than 10,000 images range from the early 20th century to the present and capture Abilene's rich history, including public events, community members, homes, businesses, churches, and ranches.

Added: November 2009.

The Abilene Reporter

The Abilene Reporter has chronicled the events in and around Abilene since its first publication in 1881, three months after the city's founding. The more than 7,200 issues span the end of the 19th century into the 1920s.

Added: May 2014.

ACU Ancient Coins Collection

This collection, donated to Abilene Christian University by Warren L. Hutchinson in 1980, consists of forty-four ancient coins from the Mediterranean and the Near East. The coins range in date from the 3rd century B. C. to the 6th century A. D.

Added: January 2018.

African American Funeral Programs of San Antonio

The over 1,000 programs in this collection highlight the lives of those who have passed away since 1935 in the African American community of Bexar County.

Added: July 2012.

African American Newspapers

This broad survey of historic newspapers was written for and published by African Americans. The materials provide a record of the culture, daily life, and history of the community across the United States.

Added: November 2014.

Age Index

This monthly publication documents the proceedings of various genealogical and historical societies in and around the Chambers County area.

Added: May 2014.

Agricultural Design: Creating Fashion from Fruit, Vegetables, and Flowers

The photographs in this collection depict Weslaco's annual "Birthday Party" fashion show, an event first organized in 1929 by the Chamber of Commerce to highlight the fruit and vegetables grown in the Rio Grande Valley.

Added: August 2009.

The Albany News

Featuring issues from the longstanding The Albany News, this collection depicts the rich West Texas culture that grew in and around the town of Albany and nearby Fort Griffin.

Added: April 2014.

Alto Herald

These issues of The Alto Herald span the 1900s to the 1960s and chronicle the rich history of one of the oldest towns in East Texas. Digitization was funded by a grant from the Tocker Foundation.

Added: February 2012.

Amarillo Daily News

First purchased by prohibitionists and used to lobby against saloons, Amarillo Daily News recorded the lives and times of the city in the early 20th century. Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: August 2013.

American Lumberman Photographs of Southern Pine Lumber Company

These scanned gelatin silver prints, made by American Lumberman photographers during visits to Diboll in 1903 and 1907, cover the activities of the Southern Pine Lumber Company's work.

Added: March 2012.

Annotations

Annotations is a student newspaper that addresses local, state, and federal politics and issues related to the legal profession. The paper also features local advertising and a student directory.

Added: March 2011.

Anthology

Originally created by Tarleton State University professors in 1995, Anthology gives students a creative outlet. It features student-created short stories, poems, musical scores, art, photographs, and more.

Added: October 2016.

Aransas Pass Progress

The Aransas Pass Progress has served as the leading hometown news source for the "The Harbor City" and the surrounding area for 100 years. Funding was provided through a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: May 2017.

Archer County Newspaper Collection

Made available by a Tocker Foundation Grant, this collection records nearly 100 years of Archer County history.

Added: August 2015.

Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas

A collaborative project consisting of historic photographs and two-dimensional items representing the history and development of transportation and the travel industry.

Added: March 2012.

Arlington Police Department Collection

Legal documents, clippings, and photographs of the Arlington Police Department from the early 1900's to present day, depicting various people, places, and activities concerning the department.

Added: May 2012.

Art Forum Scrapbooks

These scrapbooks detail art events in Abilene focusing on the activities of the Art Unit of the Abilene Women's Forum, from its inception in 1922 through the following decades.

Added: March 2015.

Art Lies

Art Lies is a journal that examines contemporary art production, practice, and theory in Texas. Published biannually, it contains essays, commentaries, and exhibition information.

Added: July 2012.

Aspermont Star

These issues of The Aspermont Star span the decades between its founding in the early 1900s through the 1970s, covering local, national, and world news from the viewpoint of this West Texas town.

Added: November 2010.

The Atlanta Citizens Journal

The Atlanta Citizens Journal is a weekly newspaper first published in 1879 by John Fletcher in Linden. It moved from Linden to Atlanta, TX in 1883, and features local, state, and national news as well as advertising.

Added: May 2014.

Aubrey Area Photographs

Photographs documenting the history and growth of the North Texas town of Aubrey through the eyes of area native Bouncer Goin and his family.

Added: May 2009.

Austin College Chromascope

This collection of yearbooks contains photos and text depicting the student body, professors, administration, and student organizations at Austin College in Sherman, Texas.

Added: November 2010.

Austin History Center General Collection Photographs

These materials depict the city of Austin from the 1830s to the 1970s. They include a wide range of subjects, from the Texas State Capitol and Barton Springs to aerial views, cityscapes, and more.

Added: May 2012.

Moses and Stephen F. Austin Papers

Personal and official records of Moses Austin and his son Stephen F. Austin, also known as "The Father of Texas." They cover significant events in Texas history, from colonization and the revolution to the early Republic of Texas.

Added: May 2012.

The Austin Weekly Statesman

Originally a Democratic newspaper, the Statesman covered local, national, and international news in the Texas capital. These issues are from the late 19th century and provide a glimpse into a bygone era of Texas history.

Added: November 2012.