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The Early Texas Newspaper Collection project provides access to more than 12,000 pages of Texas newspapers that date as early at 1829, including the Telegraph and Texas Register, which was in publication during the Texas Revolution. This project was funded by a TexTreasures grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.Added: September 2009.
Including the Herald, the Cisco Round-up, the Carbon News, and the Cisco Apert, 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.
Photographs of educators, students, school buildings and activities show the growth of educational endeavors from one-room schools to colleges. Includes documents and printed items that represent important milestones in area education and provide details of the classroom, athletic and social activities associated with schools from around the region.Added: May 2014.
El Democrata Fronterizo was a daily newspaper published by Justo Cardenas in Laredo in Webb County between 1896 and 1920. The newspaper features local, state, and national news as well as advertising and news from Mexico. Funding was provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the "Chronicling America" project.Added: May 2014.
The first issue of the El Paso Herald was published in April of 1881. The paper circulated in El Paso and surrounding communities, including Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, and actively reported on civic progress and international affairs. Digitization was made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the "Chronicling America" project.Added: September 2010.
The El Paso Morning Times collection chronicles the history of late 19th and early 20th century El Paso. 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 RevolutionAdded: January 2012.
El Regidor was a weekly newspaper and one of the few Spanish language newspapers published in San Antonio during the late 19th century. It was published by Pablo Cruz beginning in 1888 and featured local, national, and international news and advertising while also advancing and defending the interests of the barrio community.Added: November 2011.
In publication since 1891, The Ennis Daily News serves the community of Ennis and surrounding Ellis County. Ennis was first founded in 1871 with the arrival of the Houston and Texas Central Railway, and the community was named after early railroad official Col. Cornelius Ennis. Funding was provided by the Ladd & Katherine Hancher Foundation.Added: August 2016.
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.