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A. F. Weaver Collection

This colorful panorama covers Mineral Wells' founding and its mercurial growth as a resort center and army town to the present. Photos are from local historian and photographer A.F. Weaver, local families and research sources.

Added: January 2009.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Cass County and Atlanta Newspapers

Cass County is situated in northeast Texas. This collection contains several newspapers that have provided news, entertainment, and advertising to the people of the county over the past century.

Added: September 2013.

Donald F. Baker Collection (The Dallas Way)

The papers, photographs, publications, and artifacts of Donald F. Baker, a gay rights activist in Dallas, Texas. Most materials date from 1975-2000.

Added: July 2017.

Bandera Bulletin

The paper began publication in 1945, documenting Bandera area history, including major flooding events from the Medina River as well 20th-century population booms. Funding provided by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: May 2016.

The Bartlett Tribune

Since 1886, the paper played a vital role in the community by reporting on national, state, and local news, obituaries and a record of legal notices. Funding from a grant to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Added: September 2009.

The Bastrop Advertiser

First published as The Bastrop Advertiser and County News on March 1, 1853, The Bastrop Advertiser is the oldest continuously published weekly in Texas. Funding for its digitization was provided by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: February 2012.

Battleship Texas Blueprint Collection

The Battleship Texas State Historic Site blueprint collection documents the construction and design of Battleship Texas from 1910-1949.

Added: October 2017.

Battleship Texas State Historic Site Photograph Collection

These photographs depict the evolution of the famous Battleship Texas, including its technology and appearance over time, how she contributed to war efforts, and the lives of the men who served on the ship.

Added: January 2015.

Baylor County Banner

First printed in 1895, the Baylor County Banner still serves the people of Seymour and Baylor County today. Funding was provided by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: June 2014.

Bell County Democrat

The Bell County Democrat represents late-19th and early-20th-century life in central Texas. The semi-weekly paper features local, state, and national news as well as advertising. Funding provided by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Bell Helicopter Records

A selection of photographs documenting Bell aircraft, components, manufacturing, and personnel.

Added: February 2017.

Bellaire Area Newspapers

These weekly newspapers from Houston include news and information related to West University Place, Bellaire, Southside Place, Braeswood, Southampton, Southgate and adjacent areas along with advertising.

Added: May 2014.

The Bellville Countryman

Founded on July 28th, 1860, The Bellville Countryman was a semi-weekly newspaper that served the populations of Bellville and Austin. Funding provided through a TexTreasures Early Texas Newspapers grant.

Added: October 2011.

The Belton Independent

This weekly newspaper, published in Belton, discussed local, state, and national news and advertising. A Whig newspaper, it was the first paper in Bell County — it opposed secession and supported Sam Houston.

Added: May 2012.

Belton Journal

Since 1866, the Journal has served the Central Texas town of Belton. Funding was provided by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Bergstrom-Austin Community Council Records

Photos documenting the history of Bergstrom Air Force Base from its early days as De Valle Army Air Base in the 1940s to its transformation into a municipal airport in the '90s.

Added: March 2014.

The Big Lake Wildcat

The Big Lake Wildcat was established in 1925 to serve the residents of Big Lake. By 1931, it absorbed most of the other area newspapers and in 1931 became the only newspaper in Reagan County.

Added: June 2015.

Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection

Photographer Bill Bradly documented the people and businesses of the Deaf Smith County area, represented here. Funding provided in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: May 2009.

Benson Latin American Collection

Includes correspondences of Lorenzo de Zavala and other notable people in early Texas history. Funded in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: May 2009.

Black Academy of Arts and Letters Records

Event photographs from the Black Academy of Arts and Letters, Incorporated (TBAAL), a Dallas-based nonprofit. Some items in this collection are restricted to use by the UNT community.

Added: September 2014.

Boerne Star

Since 1906 The Boerne Star has been the source for local news in Boerne and Kendall County, Texas. The Star is published every Tuesday and Friday, continuing the 111-year mission of documenting the history of the Boerne, Comfort, Fair Oaks Ranch and Kendall County areas for current and future generations.

Added: May 2017.

Boone Collection Bank Notes

These vivid and intricately illustrated bank notes, vouchers, and coupons (1915 - 1925) came from the tumultuous era of World War I and its aftermath, originating in Germany, Hungary, Russia, Italy, and Denmark.

Added: May 2014.

Borger Daily Herald

After the discovery of oil in the West Texas town, this boomtown attracted oil men, prospectors, gamblers, and bootleggers. The paper documented the rapid growth and activity of Borger during the first half of the 20th century.

Added: October 2011.

Bosque County Glass Plate Negatives Collection

Glass plate negatives relating to Bosque County history. Over 50 glass plate negatives that make up this collection include images of parade floats, families, the Bosque River Flood, and agriculture.

Added: March 2012.

The Brand

In 1916, Mildred Paxton, Raymond Foy and Horace Blackwell started this weekly student paper at Hardin-Simmons University. The paper covered topics relating to student life and happenings at the university.

Added: June 2010.

Breckenridge Daily American

The Breckenridge Daily American provided the citizens of Breckenridge and Stephens County with news, advertising, and gossip, documenting the towns' growth and development.

Added: January 2010.

Breckenridge Weekly Democrat

Published by the Breckenridge American Publishing Company, this newspaper served up sensational headlines on a weekly basis, documenting the town's development and commerce.

Added: September 2010.

Brenham Weekly Banner

Created as an anti-Reconstruction newspaper by Confederate Army veteran John G. Rankin, the Brenham Weekly Banner was published for 30. Funding provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: September 2010.

Broadening Access to Books on Texas and Oklahoma

Out-of-print books related to Texas and Oklahoma history, made available as ebooks thanks to a Humanities Open Book Program grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence.

Added: April 2017.

Brownwood Bulletin

Will Mayes began publishing the daily paper in 1900 after purchasing the two 19th century weeklies, the Brownwood Banner and the Brownwood Bulletin. The paper continues to serve Brownwood to this day.

Added: August 2014.

Building the African-American Community

This collection of photographs and texts are part of an effort to preserve Austin’s African-American cultural history. Includes images of church parishioners, families, students, weddings, church groups, and more.

Added: May 2014.

Burleson Area Newspaper Collection

These issues of multiple newspapers cover the rich and dynamic history of the Burleson area. Funding for digitization was provided by the Ladd and Katherine Hancher Library Foundation.

Added: July 2016.

Ralph Bickler Papers

The Ralph Bickler Papers include photographs documenting the Bickler family and life in Central Texas in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Ralph was the son of Jacob and Martha Bickler, a family with German roots and ties to the Lungkwitz family. Initially employees of the Texas General Land Office, they later opened the Texas German and English Academy in Austin. Ralph attended the school, and as an adult was active in many social organizations in Austin.

Added: October 2017.

C. F. McCann

During the Great Depression, Connie Ford McCann served as a company clerk for two six-month tours in the Civilian Conservation Corps. Included are his diary, documents, and photos from his year with the CCC.

Added: May 2014.

Caldwell News and Burleson County Ledger

These assorted newspapers cover the years 1897 to 1955. The weekly newspaper documented the development of Burleson County's farming and oil industries as well as local events and people.

Added: August 2011.

The Cameron Herald

This weekly paper served the people of Cameron, Milam County. The community formed in 1846 and named for Scottish Highlander Ewen Cameron, who participated in the Texas Revolution and the Mier Expedition.

Added: May 2014.

Camp Barkeley Newspapers

Once located near present-day Dyess Air Force Base, this was among the largest U.S. military installations in Texas. These newspapers published by personnel provided news and information to soldiers and their families.

Added: March 2015.

Camp Bowie Photograph Collection

This collection of photographs documents life at Camp Bowie, featuring photos of troops at the camp in Fort Worth during WWI, and of troops, tents, and aerial views of the camp in Brownwood during WWII.

Added: September 2015.

Canadian Advertiser

The Canadian Advertiser ran from1938 until 1939, published by Othello Ontje Miller. Miller and his wife Elna were the sole owners of the newspaper; he served as publisher and editor and she was in charge of the reporting and advertising.

Added: September 2009.

Canadian Record

"Devoted to the interests of Canadian and the Surrounding Country", as its masthead once declared early in the publication's history, The Canadian Record continues to serve the town of Canadian, Texas as it has since 1893.

Added: November 2010.

Canyon City News

Originally published in 1896, this weekly covered stock raising. In 1903, attorney George A. Brandon bought the paper, which included local, state, and national news as well as advertising and items promoting the community.

Added: May 2014.

The Carpa Cubana and Sabino Gomez Photograph Collections

Photos documenting Mexican-American tent shows, known as "carpas", that traveled Mexico and the Southwestern United States.

Added: February 2012.

The Carrollton Chronicle

For much of the 20th century the Carrollton Chronicle was the newspaper of record for the small town. It provided a weekly history of a town which grew from 500 people in 1900 to nearly 90,000 in the early 1990’s.

Added: December 2014.

Charles and Catherine Schulze Collection

Photographs donated by Charles Schulze, Jr. and his wife, Catherine. Images include Irving at the turn of the century, as well as the Chicago Rock Island railroad survey crew as they traveled through the South.

Added: May 2009.

Cechoslovak and Westke Noviny

The Cechoslovak and Weske Noviny newspaper was a Czech language paper that served the growing Czech communities in Rosenberg and West, Texas from 1918 to 1945.

Added: May 2014.

Cedar Hill Newspaper Collection

The Cedar Hill Newspaper Collection is a selection of weekly newspapers from Cedar Hill and Duncanville in Dallas and Ellis Counties. The newspapers include local, state, and national news as well as advertisements.

Added: May 2014.

Chalberg Collection of Prints and Negatives

Russell Chalberg donated photo archives of the Ellison Photo Company on December 9th, 1969. In 1981, an additional 1,277 prints and glass-plate negatives from the Jordan-Ellison Company were donated.

Added: March 2011.

Charles Wilson Photograph Collection

Materials depicting the activities and career of Congressman Charles "Charlie" Wilson (District 2, 1972 to 1996), from meetings with East Texas constituents to visits to the Middle East and photos with Presidents Reagan, Clinton, George W. Bush and other dignitaries.

Added: December 2013.

Cherokee County Banner

The Cherokee County Banner began publishing weekly in the late 1800's and served Jacksonville and other towns in Cherokee County.

Added: October 2014.

Cherokee County Historical Commission Photograph Collection

Photographs depicting people, families, and businesses in Rusk, Jacksonville, and surrounding towns in Cherokee County.

Added: May 2014.

Cherokeean Herald

A state historical marker designates the Rusk newspaper as the state's oldest, continuously published weekly. Its rich roots planted in 1850, when Texas was a young state. Funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: April 2011.

City Directories

City, business, legal, and phone directories from the 19th and 20th centuries. Each directory has an index and ads from local businesses and includes names, addresses, and phone numbers for residents and businesses.

Added: September 2009.

Civil Rights in Black and Brown

Based at TCU, the Civil Rights in Black and Brown (CRBB) Oral History Project collects, interprets, and disseminates oral history interviews of the brown and black freedom struggles in Texas.

Added: June 2017.

The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

Archival collections reflect experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials. Funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Added: August 2011.

The Civilian and Gazette

These issues represent newspapers published between 1838 and 1886, with some issues missing due to the Civil War. Funded through the TexTreasures Early Texas Newspapers program.

Added: October 2011.

Clark Family Photography Collection

This seminal work of visual storytelling represents the extensive Clark family archives from the golden age of American photography. Their work has featured in Life Magazine, National Geographic, Look and Newsweek.

Added: May 2014.

The Claude News

Claude and Armstrong County history features on these issues from the turn of the 20th century to 1965. Funding for "The Oldest and Best Read County Seat Weekly in the Panhandle" provided by the Tocker Foundation.

Added: December 2013.

Clifton Record

Published in the rural town of Clifton in Bosque County, the Record depicts the influence of the Scandinavian and German immigrants that settled the area. A Tocker Foundation grant provided funding for digitization.

Added: September 2016.

Clyde Barrow Gang Collection

A sub-series of the Dallas Police Department Historical Records and Case Files collection, these materials relate to the Clyde Barrow gang and law enforcement officials' efforts to hunt them down.

Added: February 2010.

Coleman County Newspaper Collection

Since 1908, various newspapers have provided Coleman County with news and advertising. Funding for their digitization was provided by the Tocker Foundation.

Added: April 2016.

The Collegian

Daniel Baker College began as a small Presbyterian school in 1889 in Brownwood. Issues of the paper provide a wealth of information on campus life and the values at the small college in the 20th century.

Added: July 2010.

Collin Chronicles, Records of Collin County, Texas

These issues of the Collin Chronicles run from 1981 and provide transcripts of historical materials, local cemetery information, and general research resources.

Added: March 2011.

The Colony Newspaper Collection

Digitized via a Rescuing Texas History grant, these issues depict The Colony's history. The municipality began in 1969 with planned development of a new city modeled after Dallas and consisted primarily of single family homes.

Added: March 2014.

The Community Bulletin

Howard and Clara Caver started The Bulletin in 1967 as a service to the community of black churches in Abilene. It reported on church and community events, civil rights, political races, education, and the job market.

Added: May 2009.

Concordia University Texas Records

Materials documenting the history of Lutheran Concordia College, including faculty minutes and correspondence describing the campus development. Funded in part through the TexTreasures program.

Added: March 2015.

The Congressional Globe

The Congressional Globe is a record of the congressional debates from the Twenty-Third U.S. Congress in 1833 through the Forty-Second U.S. Congress in 1873.

Added: January 2011.

Conroe Courier

The Conroe Courier was a weekly newspaper "Published in the interest of Conroe and Montgomery County". The paper was founded by 1896 by H. P. Jones and featured local, state, and national news as well as advertising.

Added: May 2014.

Copperas Cove Leader Press

The Copperas Cove Leader Press is the product of the consolidation of two titles that documented the growth of this crossroads community.

Added: May 2016.

The Corpus Christi Caller

This newspaper was founded in 1883 and moved locations three times, with publication continuing today.

Added: October 2011.

Corral

The Corral is the first student publication of Hardin-Simmons University beginning in 1902 and continuing to the present day.

Added: July 2010.

Crosby County Newspapers

The first weekly newspaper began publication on January 7, 1909, and covered local, national, and world news. This collection consists of newspaper issues held on microfilm and digitized via a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: August 2012.

Cross Plains 2005 Firestorm Photograph Collection

Excerpts from a scrapbook that covers the firestorm that hit Cross Plains in December 2005. Materials include newspaper clippings from both local and national news coverage.

Added: July 2012.

Cross Timbers Business Report

A quarterly report addressing economic conditions across the United States, Texas, and Erath County. This data is compiled from statistics and information from government agencies and includes summaries and commentary.

Added: May 2014.

Cuero Area Newspaper Collection

Newspapers serving Cuero and DeWitt County. Famed for turkey ranching, this is known as the "Turkey Capital of the World," reinforced by the Cuero High School mascot, the Gobbler. Funded by the Tocker Foundation.

Added: March 2016.

Cutting Horse Photograph Collection

Photographs depicting the National Cutting Horse Association Summer Cutting Spectacular held at the Will Rogers Coliseum and showcasing talents from people across Texas.

Added: May 2012.

David S. Castle Architectural Drawings

More than 6,500 pages of architectural drawings and blueprints created primarily during the first half of the 20th century by the David S. Castle Company architecture firm.

Added: August 2016.

Edward A. Clark Texana Collection

The Edward A. Clark Collection is strong in primary source materials relating to the history of Texas, and focuses on Republic-era Texas.

Added: May 2017.

Frank Caldwell

The Frank Caldwell Collection contains hundreds of photographs documenting various parts of Texas from about the 1880s through the 1930s.

Added: May 2016.

The Daily Cosmopolitan

This Brownsville paper started in 1879. Because editor W.P. Guirey was fluent in Spanish, he specialized in reporting on Matamoros, Mexico, and nearby border towns. Funded by the TexTreasures Early Texas Newspapers program.

Added: October 2011.

Daily Courier Light

The Daily Courier Light began publication in Corsicana in 1880, covering the dynamic history of Corsicana. Digital access to these issues funded by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

The Daily Democrat

The Daily Democrat illustrated "Hell's Half-Acre" and documented Fort Worth's gradual rise in status from cowtown to crossroads to booming financial city. Funded by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Daily Herald, Brownsville

The Daily Herald began publication in 1892 in Brownsville, and served a vital role in the community. The paper is part of the "Chronicling America" project from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: December 2009.

The Daily Panhandle

Established in 1906, the Panhandle was unusual for the period because it lacked advertising on the front page. It was the official paper of Amarillo and Potter County.

Added: May 2014.

Dallas County Probate Records

Texts of probate cases conducted in Dallas County between 1846 and the early 1900's. These records were microfilmed in 1977. The images in this collection were created from those microfilms in 2014.

Added: September 2014.

The Dallas Express

The Dallas Express served as an advocate for black people in Dallas and throughout the South for more than 70 years. Digitization funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: November 2012.

Dallas Farmers Market

This collection includes over 140 photographs of the market, dating as far back as 1950. The photographs contain a variety of images portraying storefronts, farmers, alleyways, and award ceremonies.

Added: February 2012.

The Dallas Gay Alliance (The Dallas Way)

Early court cases, photographs, negatives, correspondence, and newspaper articles related to the activities of the Dallas Gay Alliance from 1980-1988.

Added: July 2017.

The Dallas Herald

Founded in 1849, the Herald circulated as a weekly until 1873. Funding was provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the "Chronicling America" project.

Added: April 2013.

The Dallas Journal

This annual publication contains genealogical information about families in Dallas and the surrounding areas. Includes family histories, lists of records, correspondence, and other documentation from the mid-1990s through 2010.

Added: September 2011.

Dallas Museum of Art Exhibition Records

Dallas Museum of Art Exhibition Records Collection contains published catalogs for exhibitions held by the museum between 1903 and 1983. This project is made possible by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Added: February 2012.

Dallas Parks and Recreation Department Photographs

Photos of historic parks, facilities, and activities from the early 1900s to 1970s from the Dallas Parks and Recreation Department.

Added: February 2012.

Dallas Police Department Historical Records/Case Files

Dallas Police Department case files, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters, and other documents from the 1920s to the 1950s, including the activities of the infamous Clyde Barrow Gang.

Added: May 2014.

Dallas Times Herald John F. Kennedy Photos

The Dallas Times Herald played a crucial role in recording the historic visit of President John F. Kennedy to Dallas and Fort Worth, his subsequent assassination and its aftermath.

Added: September 2011.

Dallas Voice

This was the first newspaper to serve the LGBT community in Dallas. It has provided news; commentary; and television, theater, and film critiques for over 30 years. Digitization was funded by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Dallas Water Utilities Records, 1882-1990 - Photographic Materials Series

Photographic materials of the Dallas Water Utilities Records, 1882-1990. Founded in 1881, the Dallas Water Utilities is a non-profit water and wastewater service for the City of Dallas, Texas.

Added: May 2012.

Daniel Baker College Catalogs

Catalogs and bulletins of Daniel Baker College from the early 1900s to the 1980s. They describe the governance, history, admission, course offerings, and campus life of Daniel Baker College in Brownwood.

Added: May 2009.

Danish Heritage Preservation Society

The more than 300 images in this collection date back to the 1800s and portray a variety of events, organizations, people, and places that relate to the Danish culture in Texas.

Added: July 2012.

Daniel Baker College Yearbooks

Yearbooks for Daniel Baker College from the early 1910s to the 1950s. These issues feature songs, yells, student writings and artwork, and photos, including early photographs of Brownwood buildings and homes.

Added: May 2009.

The Denison Daily Herald

The Denison Daily Herald is a daily newspaper from Denison, Texas that includes local, state, and national news along with extensive advertising. This collection contains over 100 issues from the years 1906 and 1907.

Added: May 2012.

Denison Newspaper Collection

These newspapser issues span over 70 years and represent all the newspaper titles ever published in the town of Denison, Texas.

Added: August 2013.

Denton Chamber of Commerce Collection

These materials document Chamber activities from 1938-1998, with emphasis on an advertising campaign developed in 1967 to attract new businesses to the city.

Added: October 2016.

Denton County Newspaper Collection

Documenting the history of Denton County and its county seat from 1892-1911, the Denton County Newspaper Collection offers a detailed view into the growth and expansion of the county as an agricultural and educational hub.

Added: October 2014.

Denton Independent School District Historical Artifacts

The Denton Independent School District provides historical documents, pamphlets, programs, yearbooks and other pertinent documents chronicling the history of the school district.

Added: January 2013.

Denton Municipal Collection

Features documents, newsletters, clippings, and photographs from the early 1900s to present day, depicting people, places, and activities about the various Departments of the City of Denton.

Added: March 2017.

Dewey G. Mears Photograph Archive

Dewey Gerald Mears was a noted architectural photographer based in Austin, Texas from the 1940s through 1990s. Photographs from his collection document the architecture, commercial businesses and people of Austin and Central Texas during the mid-to-late 20th century.

Added: April 2017.

Don Shugart Photography Collection

Don Shugart, an equine and show-photographer, documented these images of the 1997 National Cutting Horse Association Summer Cutting Spectacular that was held at Will Rogers Coliseum in Fort Worth, Texas.

Added: May 2012.

The Dublin Progress

This weekly newspaper from Dublin, Erath County was established in 1889, when editor/publisher James S. Daley incorporated the town. In 1916 it consolidated with the Dublin Telephone.

Added: November 2014.

The Dynamo

From 1930, the Breckenridge junior and senior high school journalism students published The Dynamo, covering PTA news, club news, listing the honor roll, reporting on sports events, and more.

Added: September 2010.

Early Texas Newspapers

This project provides access to thousands of pages of Texas newspapers dating as early as 1829. This project was funded by a TexTreasures grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Added: September 2009.

East Texas Family Records

The East Texas Family Records was a quarterly publication that includes cemetery, Bible, Confederate, church, family, and military records for the East Texas counties of Anderson, Gregg, Henderson, Panola, Rusk, and Smith.

Added: March 2011.

The Eastern Texian

The Eastern Texian was weekly newspaper published by George W. King between 1857 and 1859 from San Augustine, Texas. The newspaper includes local, state, and national news along with advertising.

Added: May 2014.

Eastland County Newspaper Collection

This collection of newspapers from Eastland County Texas from the late 19th and early 20th centuries features news and information for the residents of Cisco and Carbon, Texas.

Added: November 2014.

Education in the Texas Panhandle

Photographs of educators, students, school buildings and activities show the growth of educational endeavors, from one-room schools to colleges, within the Texas Panhandle.

Added: May 2014.

Dr. Edwin D. Moten Collection

Dr. Edwin D. Moten (1875-1955) was an African American physician who lived in Denton from 1907 to 1919. This collection contains family photographs along with personal and business correspondence from Dr. Moten.

Added: September 2009.

El Democrata Fronterizo

This newspaper was published by Justo Cardenas in Laredo, Webb County from 1896 to 1920. It features news as well as advertising and news from Mexico. Funding provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: May 2014.

El Paso Herald

First published in April of 1881, the paper served El Paso and surrounding areas including Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Digitization funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: September 2010.

El Paso Morning Times

First published in 1881 as the El Paso Times, this title internationally details in both Spanish- and English-language editions the progress of the Mexican Revolution.

Added: January 2012.

El Regidor

El Regidor was a weekly newspaper and one of the few Spanish-language newspapers published in San Antonio during the late 19th century.

Added: November 2011.

Ennis Daily News

In publication since 1891, The Ennis Daily News serves the community of Ennis and surrounding Ellis County.

Added: August 2016.

Evelyn Fiedler Streng Slide Collection

The Evelyn Fiedler Streng Slide Collection includes images of mid- to late 20th century Texas and the Southwestern United States. 709 items from the 35 mm slide collection are being digitized and made accessible via the Portal to Texas History, under a 2017 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Added: March 2017.

The Ernst Wilhelm Raba Photograph Collection

Photos by early San Antonio artist Ernst Raba. The bulk of the materials documents the changing landscape of the city in the late 1800s - early 1900s. Funded by San Antonio Conservation Society's Capital Club.

Added: October 2014.

Ferris Wheel

The Ferris Wheel documents the history of Ferris from 1896 to 1897. The weekly newspaper contains news, stories, illustrations, poetry, jokes, and advertisements. Funding provided by the Northeast Texas Library System.

Added: August 2009.

Finders Keepers Quarterly

Quarterlies containing genealogical and historical information pertaining to residents and locales of Johnson County.

Added: December 2013.

Fire Museum of Texas Patch Collection

Donated by fire departments from across Texas, these items include uniform patches from city and volunteer groups.

Added: December 2013.

Flake's Bulletin

Started by German newspaper editor Ferdinand Flake, Flake's Bulletin in its many title incarnations served the Galveston area during the late 19th century.

Added: October 2011.

The Margaret Formby Memorial Collection

Historical newspapers published in Hereford from 1901 to 1908. Provided by donations to the Deaf Smith County Friends of the Library in memory of Mrs. Formby, who was dedicated to the preservation of Texas history.

Added: July 2011.

Fort Bend Museum Collection

Photographs of artifacts from the Fort Bend Museum and local area. Materials include images of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

Added: May 2009.

Fort Griffin Echo

Serving the town of Fort Griffin during the late 19th century, the Fort Griffin Echo documented the events of a town with a reputation for being a lawless frontier outpost.

Added: May 2014.

Fort Hood Sentinel

These newspapers document news and advertisements depicting the happenings of Fort Hood, the largest active-duty armored post in the U.S.

Added: November 2012.

Fort Worth Daily Gazette

These materials date from 1883 to 1890 and this paper reigned as the only North Texas daily west of the Trinity River. Digitization was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: May 2010.

Fraternity

Fraternity was a monthly publication of the United Benevolent Society of Fort Worth that included news, editorials, and poetry.

Added: May 2014.

Frisco Journal

This was the first newspaper to serve Frisco after the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway built a line through the area, published from 1902 to the 1950s. Funding provided by a grant to the Collin County Genealogical Society from the Collin County Historical Commission.

Added: October 2014.

From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History

These materials include historic photographs, books, maps, city directories, and records from numerous Denton women's clubs. Funding for this project was provided by the Forrest C. Lattner Foundation.

Added: May 2009.

From Republic to State: Debates and Documents Relating to the Annexation of Texas, 1836-1856

As one of only two sovereign nations to join the U.S., the Republic of Texas occupies a unique place in American history. These materials relate to this volatile era. Funding provided by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: May 2009.

The Frontier Echo

This weekly newspaper served the people of Jacksboro in Jack County. The Frontier Echo was published by G. W. Robson between 1875 and 1878. It features local, state, and national news along with some advertising.

Added: May 2014.

Gainesville Hesperian

This weekly newspaper began printing in 1869, publishing daily in 1879 and provided the community with state, local, and national news as well as advertising.

Added: October 2014.

Galleon

This literary magazine showcases the work of McMurry University community members, including editorials, plays, poetry, artwork and book reviews. These issues range from 1923 to the present.

Added: March 2012.

Galveston Weekly News

The Galveston Weekly News began publication in 1843 by George French. The newspaper contains international, national and local news as well as advertising, and is among the first 20 newspapers published in Texas.

Added: September 2010.

Gammel's Laws of Texas

H. P. N. Gammel's The Laws of Texas charts Texas law from colonization to statehood, revealing Texas history during crucial times in its development. Of 33 volume set, the first 10 were funded by the TexTreasures program.

Added: May 2009.

General and Special Laws of Texas

Often known as "session laws", this complete set of bills is passed into law during each session of the Texas Legislature. They are assigned a chapter number by the Secretary of State and published as a bound set.

Added: May 2014.

General Archives Collection

A collection of varied materials from the University of North Texas Archives.

Added: June 2014.

George Everill Pierce Photograph Collection

Photos from George Everill Pierce during his days as a cadet in the flying schools at Randolph, Kelly, and Brooks Fields and during subsequent missions and postings. Some materials funded by a 2015 Rescuing Texas History grant.

Added: May 2016.

George Ranch Museum Collection

This 23,000-acre working ranch and living history museum was originally settled in 1824 as part of the Austin Colony by Nancy and Henry Jones. Materials focus on the Jones and George families and the traditional Texas pursuits of cattle, cotton, and oil.

Added: March 2009.

Georgetown Watchman

Since 1867, this paper has featured news, entertainment, and advertising from the early days of Georgetown and Williamson County. Digital access was provided by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

German Immigration to Texas

This collection depicts the lives and impact of German immigrants on Texas culture, including maps, photographs, manuscripts, and books.

Added: September 2009.

GLO Historic County Maps

Maps from the 19th and 20th centuries showing original surveys, usually made via a land grant within a particular county in Texas. Formats include manuscripts, lithographs, some early photographs, and blueprints/bluelines.

Added: May 2010.

Government Documents General Collections

Drawn from the prolific publishing programs of the federal and state governments, these documents may include reports, hearings, books, and pamphlets on historical and current topics.

Added: December 2009.

The Grassburr

The Grassburr is the Tarleton State University yearbook, featuring photos and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations.

Added: February 2014.

The Greensheet

The Greensheet is a free weekly newspaper for business and classified advertising. It was first published in Houston in 1970 and today it is published in Dallas, Harris, Tarrant, and Travis Counties.

Added: May 2014.

The Greenville Morning Herald

This paper documented Greenville history. Topics include agricultural and international news as well as racial tension in the town during the 20th century. Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: September 2010.

Hallettsville Area Newspaper Collection

Since 1924, these papers served the Lavaca County seat and South Texas. Printed in both English and Czech, they show the area's deep connections to Czech immigration. Funding provided by a Rescuing Texas History grant.

Added: May 2016.

Hallettsville Rebel

One of 13 newspapers that circulated in the area and state paper of the Socialist Party, this paper ran from 1911 to 1917. The paper featured political news and articles as well as advertising.

Added: May 2014.

Hardin-Simmons Photography Collection

The Hardin-Simmons Photography Collection features images of the university's buildings, students, faculty, and campus life captured over the last century and up until the present.

Added: May 2014.

Hardin-Simmons University Catalogs

Catalogs describing the governance, history, course offerings, and campus life of Hardin-Simmons University, which was founded in 1891 as Abilene Baptist College.

Added: May 2009.

Hardin-Simmons University Yearbooks

These yearbooks depict photos and information about Hardin-Simmons University, its student body, professors, and organizations.

Added: March 2009.

Harpool Farm Collection

These images from Denton's Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum were taken in the 1920s by H. F. Browder, former county agent for Denton County. The materials include photos of farms, livestock and homes.

Added: May 2009.

Hellcat News

Hellcat News was a publication dedicated to the activities of the 12th Armored Division and its previous servicemen, namely during WWII and the liberation of the Kaufering concentration camp.

Added: May 2014.

Hemphill County News

From 1939 to 1968, editor Othello Ontje Miller and his wife Elna published this paper. They were the sole owners of the newspaper; he was the publisher and editor and she was in charge of the reporting and advertising.

Added: September 2009.

Henderson County District Court cases

Henderson County was established in 1846 with its county seat in Athens. Its first courthouse was built in 1850. This collection houses historic legal documents and court cases from the 1850s to the early 1900s.

Added: May 2010.

Henderson Times

From 1881 to 1906, this weekly paper was owned and edited by Robert T. Milner, a president of Texas A&M University and notable Texas legislator. Funding was provided by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Henry R. Clay, Jr. Papers

This collection contains personal and professional materials related to Henry R. Clay, Jr., documenting his time in the military as a pilot during WWI while receiving his training in England and during his deployment in France.

Added: May 2016.

The Hereford Brand

First published by Frank Vanderburgh in 1901 in "The Beef Capital of the World", this paper has documented Hereford's prosperity from its 1898 founding and railroad and cattle booms to a healthy, ethanol-based economy.

Added: October 2012.

Heritage Magazine

Heritage Magazine documents the history and culture of Texas. It contains articles related to preservation and restoration of historical sites in Texas as well as museums and collections in the state.

Added: May 2009.

The Home Advocate

This weekly journal served Jefferson, home of the Big Cypress Bayou and a Carnegie library. Digitization was funded by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Hondo Area Newspaper Collection

These newspapers served the Hondo area and greater Medina County. Digitization was made possible through a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: December 2014.

The Honey Grove Newspapers

This collection of newspapers was gathered by the citizenry of Honey Grove as well as local institutions. Funding was provided by the Hall-Voyer Foundation.

Added: October 2013.

Hopkins County Area Newspapers

These newspapers populate the digital repository for The Cumby Rustler, The Daily News-Telegram, Hopkins County Echo, and The Sulphur Springs Gazette.

Added: February 2017.

Horse Country USA Archive

Photos from the Cutting Horse Photography Collection, the Don Shugart Photography Collection, and the Ray and Joyce Bankston Dalco Photography Collection, depicting horses, their riders, and competitions.

Added: May 2014.

The Houston Daily Post

Officially formed in 1886, the Daily Post established itself as the premier paper in Houston and one of the leading daily publications in Texas. Digitization funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: September 2010.

The Houston Post

These issues of the significant Houston title succeeded the The Houston Daily Post. This collection adds new issues, after 1903, to the Houston Daily Post run in the Texas Digital Newspaper Program, and continues to 1923.

Added: May 2015.

Howard Payne University Catalogs

This annual publication covered Howard Payne University happenings, faculty, staff, and organizations. It also depicted the city of Brownwood, including homes and businesses.

Added: June 2009.

Howard Payne University Yearbooks

The Lasso, and the The Swarm represent yearbooks from Howard Payne University in Brownwood. They include photos of students, professors, campus buildings, campus organizations, and sporting events.

Added: May 2009.

Howe Area Newspapers

Since 1910, these newspapers documented the development of the North Texas town of Howe and Grayson County. Funding was provided by a Rescuing Texas History grant.

Added: May 2016.

Humanities Texas Grant

Since 1974, this grant has enabled communities to develop local programs to promote heritage, culture, and education.

Added: May 2014.

Humble Echo

The Humble Echo started in 1942, providing a window into Humble life through local news, ads for local companies, and personal memos from local townspeople to their loved ones fighting in the war.

Added: May 2016.

The Huntsville Item

The Huntsville Item was founded in 1850, succeeding the Texas Banner. It began as a weekly paper, published every Saturday morning.

Added: July 2014.

Huth Family Papers

These materials depict the activities of Ferdinand Louis Huth, a merchant, entrepreneur who immigrated to Texas and helped establish Castroville.

Added: April 2012.

Ladd & Katherine Hancher Library Foundation Collection

The Ladd and Katherine Hancher Library Foundation supports public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 50,000 and under.

Added: April 2014.

Il Messaggiero Italiano

Il Messaggiero Italiano was a weekly Italian language newspaper published in San Antonio and Galveston, Texas during the early 1900s.

Added: May 2014.

J. William Blewitt Collection

This collection of photographs by J. William Blewitt includes photographs of weddings, reunions, and the 36th Texas Division.

Added: May 2014.

The Jack County Newspaper Collection

The Jack County Newspaper Collection includes the Jacksboro Gazette and the Frontier Echo.

Added: March 2015.

Jackson County Area Newspapers

The Jackson Area Newspaper Collection represents multiple title iterations of the same newspaper, starting with the the Edna Herald, originally begun on November 22, 1906, and moving up to the Jackson County Herald-Tribune.

Added: August 2016.

The Jasper Newsboy

The Jasper Newsboy was founded by E. I. Kellie and has been continuously printed since 1865, serving one of the original 23 Texas counties when the Republic of Texas was created. Funding was provided by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

Jefferson Jimplecute

First published by 1900, this was one of Marion County's most influential publications and survives today as Texas's fifth oldest newspaper. Digitization sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: September 2010.

Jesse P. Sewell Photograph Collection

Believed to be from the private collection of the fifth president of Childers Classical Institute (now ACU), these photos show the history of Abilene, the growth of the university, and the Churches of Christ in the area.

Added: March 2015.

Jesse Wallace Williams Map Collection

Historic topographic maps of locations in Texas and surrounding states. The detailed maps include precise locations of roads, waterways, structures and more.

Added: September 2014.

The Jewish Herald

This weekly publication is devoted to matters of interest to the Hebrew citizens of Houston, first published in 1908 by Edgar Goldberg. Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: January 2010.

Jewish Herald-Voice

Started more than 106 years ago in Houston, this paper is the longest-running Jewish newspaper in the Southwest. It provides local and national news to enrich the lives of the Texas Gulf Coast Jewish residents.

Added: December 2014.

The Jewish Monitor

Started in 1914 by Fort Worth Rabbi George G. Fox, this regional weekly paper was designed to connect local rabbis and congregations. Digitization was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: April 2013.

Jim Bell Texas Architecture Collection

Photographs of historic Texas county courthouses and their surrounding buildings, as well as historic bridges, churches, and landmarks. The photographs are all in color and were taken from 1990 to the present.

Added: April 2011.

Jimmy Cochran Photographs

Pulitzer Prize nominee Jim Cochran was the chief photographer for the Wichita Falls Times. He left his 6,000-item collection of photos and negatives to his alma mater, Midwestern State University.

Added: December 2016.

John F. Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection

These photos document the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and its aftermath. They depict landmarks, people, and important events from before, on, and after November 23, 1963.

Added: October 2009.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection

Materials from the Dallas Police Department's extensive investigation of the John F. Kennedy assassination and the events that followed. The collection includes photos taken by Dallas Times Herald photographers.

Added: November 2013.

John J. Herrera Papers

Correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Known for his role in desegregating schools, he fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

Added: May 2014.

John Sharpe Collection

The Sharpe family photographs and documents contain historical images of family members, biographies and texts of news articles, and more.

Added: June 2014.

The Barbara C. Jordan Archives

Photographs from the Barbara C. Jordan Archives. Barbara Jordan ran for the Texas House twice (1962, 1964). She won a seat in the Texas Senate in 1966, becoming the first African American since Reconstruction to do so.

Added: March 2014.

José L. Castillo Photograph Collection

Photographs taken between 2004 and 2006 by José L. Castillo, a correspondent for the international EFE News Service.

Added: June 2009.

Journal of the Effective Schools Project

The Effective Schools Project (ESP) at Tarleton State University has been dedicated to improving school effectiveness and student achievement since its inception in 1988.

Added: May 2014.

The J-TAC

The student newspaper The J-TAC, now called JTAC News, began regular publication in the fall of 1919. Originally called the Tarletonite, The J-TAC is Tarleton State University's official newspaper.

Added: February 2011.

Judge Joseph A. Carroll Collection

Joseph A. Carroll played a major role in the early development of North Texas as was a founding father of Denton. These more than 80 letters (approx. 129 pages) were written to and from Carroll during the 19th century.

Added: January 2014.

K. K. Legett

Papers of Kirvin Kade Legett and his eldest son. He came to Taylor County in 1879, founding Simmons College (Hardin-Simmons University). Legett served on the Board of Trustees, and his son farmed, raised cattle, and speculated in land, oil and natural gas.

Added: October 2016.

Kerens Tribune

Named after Judge R. C. Kerens of St. Louis, Kerens was founded in 1881 when the St. Louis Southwestern Railway cut through Navarro County. The paper started in 1892 and continues serving the community today.

Added: July 2014.

KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

This collection contains photographs, video, and scripts from news stories produced by the KXAS-NBC 5 station during its early years.

Added: July 2014.

Lamar University Student Newspapers

These issues of Lamar University student newspapers ran from the 1930s to the 1970s.

Added: October 2014.

Lampasas Area Newspaper Collection

Lampasas is located on the Sulphur Creek, at the junction of U.S. highways 183, 281, and 190, in south central Lampasas County. Charles A. Woolridge published the first county newspaper, the Chronicle, beginning on June 1, 1859. The first census of the county, in 1860, recorded a population of 872 residents.

Added: August 2017.

Lancaster Herald

The Lancaster Herald was a weekly newspaper from Lancaster in Dallas County. It was first established by Joe T. Green in 1887.

Added: December 2014.

Larry Jene Fisher Collection

Larry Jene Fisher's images reflect his work as a photographer, filmmaker, environmental activist, musician, pilot, and traveler. These photos illustrate the richness and diversity of life in Texas, including the Big Thicket of East Texas.

Added: March 2015.

Las Sabinas

Las Sabinas is a quarterly publication discussing the history of the Orange County area and genealogy of residents through various materials.

Added: June 2013.

Lee College Oral Histories

These oral histories from Lee College cover three separate physical collections: the Baytown World War II Collection, the Baytown Veteran's Oral History Collection, and the Oral Histories of the Citizens of Baytown

Added: May 2017.

Legacies: a History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas

This publication, published biannually, shares the history of Dallas and North Central Texas and examines the various legacies that made the city what it is today.

Added: May 2009.

LeMoine Lewis Church History Lectures

LeMoine Lewis was a professor of Bible and church history at Abilene Christian University from 1949-1986. His lectures are preserved in this collection, focusing on the history of Christianity and Lewis' own interpretations.

Added: December 2015.

Lesbian Gay Political Coalition Papers (The Dallas Way)

Documents and artifacts collected by Al Daniels during his tenure as treasurer of the organization, 1993-1998.

Added: July 2017.

LGBT Collections

Publications pertaining to issues relevant to the LGBT community. The collection includes The Dallas Voice, a weekly newspaper for the gay community in North Texas that has been published since 1984.

Added: May 2014.

Lipscomb County Newspaper Collection

This selection of newspapers was published in Lipscomb County and includes the Lipscomb Lime Light and Follett Times. The newspapers were published weekly beginning in 1917 and featured local, state, and national news.

Added: May 2014.

Llano News

This paper was established in 1889 and absorbed six newspapers over the last century. The Llano News has been a vital part of the fabric of Llano County, reporting and publishing community news as well as state and national news.

Added: August 2016.

Loblolly

Created by the students at Gary High School, the Loblolly aimed to preserve and provide information on the community's past. It describes traditions and life skills, starting from early Texas pioneer days.

Added: September 2015.

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

Materials combined in a virtual collection that highlights Lorenzo de Zavala's accomplishments and impact. Supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: February 2009.

Love Field Album and Photographs

These images depict the daily life and flight training at Love Field in 1918, when it was both an army camp in World War I and when it was a municipally-owned airport in the latter half of the century.

Added: January 2010.

Lubbock Avalanche

The Lubbock Avalanche documented the early growth of Lubbock, which is known as the Hub City of West Texas due to its prominence in the region. These weekly newspapers include local, state, and national news.

Added: March 2013.

Jean-Baptiste Lully Collection

The Jean-Baptiste Lully Collection includes almost 30 rare 17th and 18th-century scores of operas and ballets by the 17th-century French composer Jean-Baptiste Lully and his sons.

Added: December 2009.

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 James Mobley Memorial Collection

The Cedar Hill Citizen was digitized in tribute to its former publisher, James Mobley. Mobley published the paper with his wife, Pat, who was a strong supporter of public access to educational research materials for the greater good of the community. This collection commemorates their contribution to historic preservation.

Added: January 2015.

Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

Added: October 2009.

Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area, as well as local families and the ghost town of Shafter.

Added: March 2011.

Mary (Mrs. Anson) Jones Letters

Mary Anson Jones' personal letters from 1866 to 1882 discuss local affairs, family, and friends. The bulk of the letters is to her son, Cromwell Anson Jones. After her death, issues relating to land claims and taxes on family land arose.

Added: May 2009.

Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

These photos showcase ranching history, ranching practices and changes in the land. Lambshead Ranch is still owned and operated by descendants of its original settlers.

Added: December 2009.

McKinney Democrat-Gazette

Representing 16 titles, this collection spans half a century and was partially funded by grants from the Collin County Historical Commission.

Added: November 2011.

McMurry Chieftain

The McMurry Chieftain is the alumni newsletter from McMurry University in Abilene. The newsletter features information about events at the school and news about the university's students, staff, and alumni.

Added: May 2014.

McMurry Council Fire

The Council Fire is the student handbook of McMurry University in Abilene. It includes information about the school's rules and regulations as well as general information about student governance, campus life, and activities.

Added: May 2014.

McMurry Photograph Collection

These photos depict the people, organizations, activities, and campus buildings, spanning the college's history from its opening day to the present

Added: January 2015.

McMurry University Catalogs

The McMurry University Library presents their collection of University catalogs that range from 1923 to present day. The catalogs describe the governance, faculty, course offerings, and campus life of McMurry College.

Added: May 2012.

McMurry University Oral Histories

Part of a greater collection started in the 1980s, these video interviews with alumni and professors depict McMurry University history.

Added: June 2015.

McMurry University Yearbooks

This annually published yearbook for McMurry College presents a record of student and campus life during the previous academic year. It includes photographs, formal and candid, of students, faculty, events and more.

Added: May 2009.

The Megaphone

The Megaphone reflects Southwestern University campus life as well as Georgetown and Williamson County events and activities, especially during the early years when "town and gown" were indistinguishable.

Added: April 2014.

Mercedes Area Newspapers

Newspapers serving Mercedes and Hidalgo County. The first paper, The Enterprise, was published by Isadore Moritz from 1908 to 1914. A series of English- and Spanish-language papers have since been published.

Added: March 2015.

Meridian Tribune

With the earliest paper issued in 1886, these papers were preserved through a Tocker Foundation grant. Founded in 1854 in Bosque County, the town was named for the 98th meridian, which was incorrectly believed to pass nearby.

Added: November 2013.

Mexia Newspaper Collection

These various newspapers served the Central Texas town of Mexia from 1923 to the present day. Digitization funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: February 2013.

Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These photographs depict Mexican American families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements within the scope of Texas history.

Added: February 2014.

The Mexican Revolution on the Border: Primary Sources from El Paso

These primary source items relate to the Mexican Revolution. The collection includes 15 books and 10 postcards dating from 1910 to 1919.

Added: March 2012.

The Mineola Newspaper Collection

Spanning multiple titles, these materials depict the rich center of publishing that was Mineola at the turn of the century. Digitization of this collection was generously supported by the Tocker Foundation.

Added: October 2012.

Miniature Book Collection

These miniature books, 4 inches (10 cm) tall or smaller, include both contemporary and historical works. In some cases, only the covers have been digitized.

Added: December 2009.

Montague County Area Newspaper Collection

Starting in 1871, these titles include the Montague County News, The Bowie News, The Bowie Booster, The Nocona News, and The Bowie Blade. Digitization was funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: March 2016.

Mount Pleasant Area Newspaper Collection

Several newspapers have covered news in this crossroads between Caddo Land and pioneer settlement since the 1830s. Digitization of these papers was funded by a Ladd and Katherine Hancher Foundation grant.

Added: August 2016.

Museum of the Gulf Coast

These photographs and postcards depict Jefferson, Harris, and Orange counties from the 1890s to the present day.

Added: April 2012.

The Monitor: Mabank & Cedar Creek Lake

The Monitor newspaper continues the legacy of local journalism begun with the Cedar Creek Lake area’s first newspaper the Lawndale Ledger in the 1880s.

Added: May 2016.

The Naples Monitor

Naples was founded in 1879, replacing the nearby settlement of "Old Wheatsville," which had been established by early settlers in 1850. The Monitor began publication in 1886 and still serves the town today.

Added: February 2013.

National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection

This oral history collection depicts an instrumental era in American history. In these transcripts of interviews with World War II veterans are personal experiences with the war, from the Doolittle Raid and D-Day to the Battle for Bataan.

Added: July 2012.

National WASP WWII Museum

The National WASP WWII Museum brings WASP history to life and connects later generations to an era 75 years past. Archives contained within its collections represent the role of the flight school in training women pilots to fly military planes and how WAPSs responded socially and professionally to new challenges brought by war. The collection’s items include financial documents, photographs, scrapbooks, personal and professional correspondence, pilot’s logs, and flight manuals related to WASP experiences during and after training at Avenger Field in Texas.

Added: January 2017.

Neal Douglass Photography Collection

Photojournalist Neal Douglass worked for Austin American-Statesman and had his own studio. These photos represent specific events, cultural aspects of life, former buildings and customs in Austin during the 20th century.

Added: February 2009.

William H. "Bill" Nelson, Jr. and Jean Nelson Collection (The Dallas Way)

Letters, speeches, poetry, and memoirs predominately dated 1971-1990 written by mother and son, Jean and Bill Nelson. Bill Nelson was a GLBT civil rights activist who spoke out about the discrimination the gay community and persons with AIDS faced in the 1980s. After Bill passed away in 1990 from AIDS-related complications, Jean attended events in his memory.

Added: July 2017.

Neu Braunfelser Zeitung

This German-language paper was one of the earliest in Texas. Planning by the New Braunfels community began in 1851, and the first issue printed on November 12, 1852. Digitization funded by a TexTreasures grant.

Added: August 2012.

The Newspaper Collection of Bryan, Texas

Established as part of a land grant to Moses Austin from Spain, Bryan expanded after the Houston and Texas Central Railroad ran through the town in 1867. Several competing newspapers documented Bryan's rapid growth.

Added: May 2014.

Nocona News

This weekly paper served the town of Nocona and greater Montague County and is still in publication to this day.

Added: July 2014.

Norman Dietel Photograph Collection

These materials document the activities of former President Lyndon B. Johnson and his family, taken by notable Texas newsman and photographer. The photos also feature historical figures, the Texas Hill County, and Fredricksburg.

Added: August 2012.

North Texas Daily/The Campus Chat

This student newspaper from the University of North Texas was first published in 1916 under the title The Campus Chat. In the late 1940s, it ran on a semi-weekly basis and in 1970 was renamed The North Texas Daily.

Added: March 2011.

North Texas History Harvest

The University of North Texas and the Denton County Office of History and Culture invited Denton residents to bring items photos, text, and other items of historical significance to be digitized in this community history project.

Added: May 2014.

The Northern Standard, from Clarksville, TX

This pioneer-era newspaper was published from August 1842 to December 1888. Edited and published by Col. Charles Demorse, its motto read "Long shall our banner brave the breeze, the standard of the free."

Added: April 2012.

Norton's Union Intelligencer

Nortion's Union Intelligencer was a weekly paper published in Dallas between 1867 and 1898 by Anthony Banning Norton, a staunch Unionist.

Added: August 2014.

O. D. and Estelle Bates Collection

O. D. and Estelle Bates came to Irving during the late 1960s. Motivated by their interest in local history, they collected photos and conducted interviews documenting the history of the Irving area.

Added: May 2009.

O. Henry Collection

Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day.

Added: August 2011.

O.K. Hobbs Plat Book

This book provides researchers with an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene. Its bulk was assembled in 1927 by O.K. Hobbs and J.P. McKean, and was revised by Hobbs in May 1930.

Added: August 2010.

Obzor

Obzor is a semi-monthly Czech language agricultural and horticultural newspaper. It was published between 1891 and 1914 by F. G. Fabian in Hallettsville in Lavaca County.

Added: May 2014.

The Optimist

The school newspaper of Abilene Christian College was first published in August 1912 as a monthly newsletter. It has been continually published since then, with nearly all the material produced by students.

Added: June 2010.

Orange Area Newspaper Collection

These local newspapers cover the town of Orange in Southeast Texas along the Sabine River and surrounding area in 1930, 1944, 1961, and 1965. The main newspaper was published under a variety of names.

Added: March 2011.

The Ormer Locklear Collection

Ormer Locklear joined the United Army Air Service during WWI and learned to fly in Fort Worth. He performed as a barnstormer and acted in two feature movies. These materials portray Locklear, his friends and family, his stunt flying, his movie work, and his funeral.

Added: December 2013.

The Osterhout Papers

The Osterhout family papers consist of an extensive collection of official documents, postcards, and letters. John Patterson Osterhout published The Bellville Countryman and was influential in the area.

Added: October 2012.

Paducah Area Newspaper Collection

The county seat of Cottle County, Paducah was first settled in the mid-1800s by R. Potts, who originally hailed from Paducah, Kentucky. These newspapers were digitized through a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: April 2016.

The Palacios Beacon

Published near the Texas coast since 1907, this paper served Palacios, or "The City by the Sea." The publishing office is the oldest continuously-run business in the community. The paper was digitized through the Tocker Foundation.

Added: May 2014.

Palestine Daily Herald

In 1902, William M. and H.V. Hamilton inaugurated the Palestine Daily Herald and set to work creating the city's leading paper. Digitization of the newspaper was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Added: January 2010.

Palo Pinto County Album

In an effort to document as much of the history held by people with ties to the county, this album was created to accommodate those who wish to contribute their items of historical value, no matter how small the collection.

Added: May 2009.

Palo Pinto County Newspapers

These materials represent the communities of Palo Pinto, Fort Wolters, and Mineral Wells. Digitized through a Ladd & Katherine Hancher Foundation grant, these newspapers span over a century of this region's history.

Added: June 2014.

Panhandle Herald

Henry Harold Brooks established this paper in a tent in Panhandle on July 22, 1887. It's the oldest continuously published newspaper in the region, issued weekly (for a short time in the 1920s, the paper issued semi-weekly).

Added: July 2014.

Panola College Newspaper Collection

These student-created papers cover more than 50 years of Carthage campus history. Situated in East Texas since 1947, it was home to author Bill O'Neal. Digitization funded by the M.P. Baker Library.

Added: February 2015.

Pease, Graham, and Niles Families Papers

The materials in this collection relate to multiple generations of three notable American families, all connected to former Texas Governor Elisha Pease and his wife, Lucadia (née Niles).

Added: March 2016.

Pharr Press

Since its founding in 1909, Pharr has amassed a unique history influenced by its rich Hispanic culture. The paper growth into a city made prosperous by the railroad, great feats in civic progress and success in international commerce.

Added: April 2016.

Photographing Texas

These images come from individuals' travels across the state. Subjects include Texas scenery, wildlife, county courthouses, state parks, national parks, libraries, museums, historic sites, outdoor murals, architecture, monuments, and historic plaques -- a little bit of everything Texas!

Added: February 2009.

Photographing UNT

"Photographing UNT" depicts images of various buildings, events, and ceremonies from the University of North Texas in Denton. Faculty, staff, students, and community members can be seen in the photographs as well.

Added: April 2012.

Pictorial History of Fort Wolters

The diverse military history of Fort Wolters been documented and preserved in these materials. Col. Willie H. Casper compiled the multi-volume collection. Casper was deputy commander of the fort from 1965 to 1971.

Added: May 2009.

The Pine Needle

This weekly newspaper from Hardin County was a vehicle to protest what attorney and publisher Houston Thompson believed was widespread political corruption. .

Added: December 2015.

Polk County Newspapers

These titles, starting in 1892, depict the history of Polk County and the towns within it. Digitization of these issues was funded by a Tocker Foundation grant.

Added: February 2015.

Port Arthur Yearbooks

These yearbooks come from four high schools in Port Arthur, dating from 1912 to the 1990s. They feature information about the students, teachers, and organizations at the schools.

Added: March 2011.

Portland News

A winner of four 2017 Texas Press Association awards, The Portland News represents the citizens of Nueces and San Patricio Counties, in addition to the coastal city of Portland. Originally the dream of land developer John G. Willacy and named after Portland, Maine, building on the city began in 1891 with the establishment of a hotel intended to support new housing construction and purchasing in the area.

Added: August 2017.

The Prism

The Prism ran from 1915 to 1923, when it was replaced by the current newspaper at Howard Payne University. It covers campus life, personalities, and reflects the way of life and values of past generations.

Added: July 2010.

Private Papers of Daniel Kempner Thorne

Family papers from the first and second generation of the influential Kempner Family of Galveston.

Added: May 2017.

Pruitt-Rogers Taylor County Photograph Collection

These photographs were taken from a scrapbook created by Willie M. Pruitt-Rogers. They depict family members, trains, stockyards, and other landmarks and scenes of Abilene and West Texas.

Added: May 2015.

The Wilbert Lee “Pappy” O’Daniel Photograph Collection

These photographs depict Pappy O'Daniel's various campaigns, his inauguration, hunting trips, and his family, as well a few of the Capitol and interior of the Governor’s Mansion.

Added: December 2013.