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Depicting the lives and history of the residents of Morris County as well as bordering Titus and Cass counties, The Naples Monitor began publication in 1886, and still continues publishing weekly, representing Naples' oldest running business. Naples was founded in 1879, replacing the nearby settlement of "Old Wheatsville," which had been established by early settlers in 1850.Added: February 2013.
This oral history collection depicts a bygone era that was instrumental in shaping American history. It contains transcripts of interviews with World War II veterans who discuss their personal experiences in the war including the Doolittle Raid, D-Day, and the Battle for Bataan.Added: July 2012.
Neal Douglass was a photojournalist for the Austin American-Statesman and maintained his own studio. The collection is an invaluable resource of information illustrating many facets of Austin life during the 20th century. These photos represent specific events, cultural aspects of life, and former buildings and customs.Added: February 2009.
The Neu Braunfelser Zeitung began publication in 1852, and was one of the earliest German-language newspapers in Texas. The community of New Braunfels initiated planning for theZeitung in 1851, and its first issue was printed on November 12, 1852. Digital access was provided by a TexTreasures grant.Added: August 2012.
Established as part of a land grant to Moses Austin from Spain, Bryan expanded after the Houston and Texas Central Railroad was build through the town after 1867. The history of the area has been documented by several newspapers, which competed as the town experienced rapid growth.Added: May 2014.
Named for Comanche chief and Cynthia Ann Parker's husband Peta Nocona, Nocona's growth began in the 1870s when William Broaddus and D. C. Jordan established a ranch in the area and with the later extension of the Gainesville, Henrietta and Western Railway. The weekly paper served the town and greater Montague County, and is still in press to this day.Added: July 2014.
The Norman Dietel Photograph Collection documents the life and activities of former President Lyndon B. Johnson and his family at their ranch in Stonewall. The photos also include notable figures such as Harry Truman as well as scenes depicting the Texas Hill Country and the town of Fredericksburg.Added: August 2012.
The student newspaper for the University of North Texas was first published in 1916 under the title The Campus Chat. By the late 1940s the paper was distributed on a semi-weekly basis and in 1970 the name was changed to The North Texas Daily.Added: March 2011.
The North Texas History Harvest was a community history project conducted by the University of North Texas and the Denton County Office of History and Culture which invited the residents of Denton to bring items of historical significance to be digitized. The digitized items included photographs and text.Added: May 2014.
The Northern Standard was a pioneer-era Texas newspaper that was published from August 20, 1842 to December 6, 1888. Edited and published by Colonel Charles Demorse, each issue contained the phrase "Long shall our banner brave the breeze, the standard of the free."Added: April 2012.