Collections - H
The Hallettsville Area Newspaper Collection represents the Lavaca County seat and South Texas, beginning in 1924. The Hallettsville newspapers are printed in both English and Czech, representing the area's deep connections to Czech immigration.Added: May 2016.
Hallettsville is the county seat of Lavaca County. The town was formed after Margaret L. Hallett donated the land for the town site in 1836. Presented by the University of Texas at San Antonio, the Hallettsville Rebel is one of thirteen newspapers that circulated in the area by 1913. Once the state paper of the Socialist Party, it ran from 1911 until 1917 when it was forced to cease publication. The Hallettsville Rebel featured political news and articles as well as advertising.Added: May 2014.
The catalogs describe the governance, history, course offerings, and campus life of Hardin-Simmons University, 1892-2008. Hardin Simmons University was founded in 1891 as Abilene Baptist College and since 1941 has been associated with the General Baptist General Convention of Texas.Added: May 2009.
The Hardin-Simmons University Yearbooks collection includes the Bronco, which includes photos and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. The Bronco is preserved as a complete collection for the years 1908-2007, with 1918 being the only year not available due to no publication for that year. This rich source documents the history and development of Hardin-Simmons University, a community dedicated to providing excellence in education enlightened by Christian faith.Added: March 2009.
The 12th Armored Division Association presents its collection of the newsletter, Hellcat News, a publication dedicated to the activities of the 12th Armored Division and its previous servicemen. The division was activated in September of 1942 at Camp Campbell, Kentucky. It conducted operations in France and Germany and was recognized for, among other things, being a liberating element of the Kaufering concentration camps.Added: May 2014.
The Hemphill County News provides access to this newspaper from 1939-1951. The Hemphill County News began publication in 1939, and was published until 1968 by editor Othello Ontje Miller. The sole owners of the newspaper were husband and wife, Othello and Elna Miller. He was the publisher and editor and she was in charge of the reporting and advertising.Added: September 2009.
Henderson County, Texas was established in 1846 with its county seat in Athens. Its first courthouse was built in 1850. The Henderson County District Clerk's Office is working with us to provide access to historic legal documents and court cases from the 1850s to the early 1900s.Added: May 2010.
Henderson is a city in Rusk County, Texas. It was founded in 1843, nearly three years before Texas became a state. From 1881 to 1906, its weekly paper the Henderson Times was owned and edited by Robert T. Milner, a president of Texas A&M University and a notable Texas legislator.Added: August 2012.
This collection contains personal correspondence, military special orders, combat reports, military publications, a military ID card, photographs, and other materials created by 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.
Home of the Big Cypress Bayou and a Carnegie library, Jefferson, Texas contains a variety of historic establishments and tourist attractions. The Home Advocate is one of two newspaper collections available on The Portal to Texas History, which also hosts 19th-century issues of the Jefferson Jimplecute.Added: August 2012.
Established in Fannin County in 1891, the Honey Grove Signal was published in Fannin County until 1929. In 1929, the newspaper changed ownership and became the Honey Grove Signal-Citizen. The Honey Grove Newspaper Collection has been compiled by the citizens of Honey Grove, Texas, in cooperation with the Honey Grove Preservation League.Added: October 2013.
The Horse Country USA Archive includes photographs from the Cutting Horse Photography Collection, the Don Shugart Photography Collection, and the Ray and Joyce Bankston Dalco Photography Collection. The Archive consists of a wide variety of photographs of horses, their riders, and cutting horse competiions.Added: May 2014.
Officially formed in 1886, the Daily Post established itself as the premier paper in Houston and one of the leading daily publications in Texas. The paper was led by its editor and future U.S. Senator Rienzi M. Johnston. By 1901, circulation had climbed to 14,207. Regular features of the Daily Post included "To Make Houston Greater" pieces by newspaper staff and guest columns written by local businessmen and community leaders speculating on the potential outcomes of expanding Houston, as well as reports on world news.Added: September 2010.
The Howard Payne catalogue is an annual publication describing the campus location, statement of purpose and beliefs, faculty and staff, types of courses and degrees offered, boarding facilities, and campus organizations. The issues from 1891 through 1923-24 contain a few black and white photographs of the campus, early Brownwood homes and businesses, student groups, and faculty members, plus a roster of both current students and recent alumni (1891-1954).Added: June 2009.
The Lasso, 1913-2002, and the Swarm, 2002-present, are the yearbooks for Howard Payne University in Brownwood, Texas. Featured are photographs of individual students, professors, campus buildings, campus organizations, and highlights of sporting events. The Howard Payne Lasso, 1912-2001,chronicles the yearly events in the life of the college (later university). The Lasso was published annually from volume 1, 1912, until the publication changed its name to Swarm in 2002.Added: May 2009.
The Humanities Texas Grant collection features a wide variety of historical photographs, letters, and documents relevant to Texas history. Humanities Texas grants enable communities throughout the state to develop programs of local interest promoting heritage, culture, and education.Added: May 2014.
The Humble Echo was the primary newspaper for Humble, Texas The newspaper started in 1942, and it provides a window into Humble life through local news, ads for local companies, as well as personal memos from local townspeople to their loved ones fighting in the war. The Humble Museum has digitized the earliest editions of the Humble Echo, plus five complete years of issues from the late 1960s and early 1970s.Added: May 2016.
The Huntsville Item was founded in 1850, succeeding the Texas Banner. It began as a weekly paper, published every Saturday morning. The Item is one of the oldest continuously published newspapers in Texas and is still in print today. The Item's presses also print the college newspapers, the Battalion of Texas A&M and the Houstonian of Sam Houston State University.Added: July 2014.
The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History presents the Huth Family Papers collection, which contains personal and business correspondence, financial and legal records, manuscript material, printed material, photographic material, and translations and transcriptions in German, French, and English which document the business, personal, and civic activities of Ferdinand Louis Huth as he immigrated to Texas, assisted in the administration of a new colony, and served in public office.Added: April 2012.
The Ladd and Katherine Hancher Library Foundation Grants Collection includes any newspaper collection whose digitization has been funded by the Hancher Library Foundation, which supports public libraries in Texas that serve populations of 50,000 and under.Added: April 2014.