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The Marfa Public Library materials include photographs that document their local history. Images include photographs of many families, including the Crosson, Contrera, Cordova, Chavarria, Campos, Cline, Love, Vasquez, Porter, Jordan, and Rivera families. Also featured are photos of the ghost town of Shafter, and pictures of the set for the movie "Giant."Joined: May 2009.
The Marshall Public Library partners with us to provide access to local history photographs documenting their library and notable African-American citizens instrumental in Marshall's development. Many of the individuals pictured in the images were featured in the oral history project "The Black Citizen and American Democracy: Black Culture in Harrison County, Past, Present, and Future."Joined: May 2009.
The Maverick Region Porsche Club of America was formed in 1962, and now includes a membership of over 1400 people. Maverick serves the Dallas / Ft. Worth Metroplex and surrounding areas, providing its members with an opportunity to enjoy the company of other Porsche-lovers and their cars. The club’s publication, Slipstream, has been published monthly since its launch in 1965.Joined: July 2016.
The McAllen Public Library provides access to its collection of aerial photographs taken during the 1960's. The photographs document the extensive growth from a primarily agricultural area to an international industrial trade and manufacturing region.Joined: February 2011.
The McFaddin-Ward House Museum has provided photographs, documents, and historic postcards from the family's collection. The mission of the McFaddin-Ward House Museum is to preserve and interpret the McFaddin-Ward House, its collections, and the history of the family associated with it.Joined: February 2015.
The Jay Rollins Library at McMurry University partnered with us to provide access to The Totem, the McMurry University yearbooks. The Totem yearbook, 1924-2006, for McMurry College in Abilene, Texas, is the University yearbook, presenting a record of student and campus life during the previous academic year. Included are photographs, formal and candid, of students, faculty, administrators, staff, student organizations, social clubs, athletic teams, Homecoming, and other special events.Joined: May 2009.
Meridian Public Library is a Public library that serves Meridian, TX in Bosque County. The library circulates 4893 items per year and serves a population of 1517 residents. Their collection consists of over 200 issues of the weekly newspaper The Meridian Tribune from the 1920's and 1930's.Joined: May 2014.
The Mesquite Public Library partnered with us to provide access to historic photos that document the start of this Texas and Pacific Railway depot town from its beginnings in 1873 to the early 20th century. Images include businesses, families, school children, and weddings.Joined: June 2010.
Mexic-Arte Museum features its collection of photographs, catalogs and ephemera documenting the Museum's many activities since its opening in 1984. The Mexic-Arte Museum is well-known for its longest-running Day of the Dead Festival, showcasing Latino/Tejano artists, entertainment, and educational programs in the heart of downtown Austin.Joined: April 2013.
Midwestern State University is a leading public liberal arts university committed to providing students with rigorous undergraduate and graduate education in the liberal arts and the professions. The University was established in 1922 and is located in Wichita Falls, Texas, which is midway between Oklahoma City and the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.Joined: May 2014.
The Mineral Wells Heritage Association features a selection of items from its archives. The association is dedicated to preserving the history of Mineral Wells and the surrounding area. Its members are the caretakers of the Rock School Museum, located at 105 N.W. 5th Ave., Mineral Wells, TX.Joined: September 2013.
Montgomery County Memorial Library System began as a collection of 1200 volumes housed in a Conroe School Recreation Center and operated by a women’s group known as the HUB Club. In 1947, the HUB Club appealed to the County to make the library a tax-supported function of County government.Joined: January 2014.
The Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections in the Moody Medical Library at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston holds “one of the world’s great historical collections of books and manuscripts in the history of medicine.” Divided into three major areas of interest, the Blocker Collections holds: the Rare Book Collection which dates to the late 14th century; the University Archives which date to the opening of UTMB in 1891; and the Charles A. Berry, M.D. History of Space Medicine Collections which dates to the founding of the US space program.Joined: December 2013.
The Moore Memorial Public Library materials include local history materials selected for the grant Rescuing Texas History through the Digitization of At-Risk Photographs and Maps. Images include photographs of the 1st Aero Squadron in Texas City from 1913-15, and of the Texas City Disaster of 1947.Joined: May 2009.
The mission of Murphy Historical Society located in Collin County in north Texas is to preserve the past and present history of the community of Murphy, Texas. This collection includes photographs, postcards, and documents from 1880-1985. The collection was initiated by local historian, Donna Brumit Jenkins, in 2010 to document the early farming community which was quickly changing into a suburban bedroom community. The collection was continued by the Murphy Historical Society at its formation in 2011.
The images records and represents the memory and dedication of the men and women who turned the plow and tamed the Blackland Prairie of north Texas, specifically Murphy, Texas. The photographs, including homes, schools, farms, animals, and people typify the soul of the community and the intense sense of farm and family.Joined: August 2016.
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston contributes photographs from the Robert Joy Collection. Joy, Houston's premiere portraitist, painted more than 350 portraits over a career that spanned more than forty years. Lawyers, politicians, and the socially elite of Houston were among those who sat for Joy. Photos in the collection, assembled over the course of his work, include those of Lillie Abercrombie, Robert E. Blaffer, Sarah Campbell Blaffer, Alfred C. Glassell Jr., William Clayton, Libbie Rice Farish, William Stamps Farish, Lamar Fleming, and Lyndon B. Johnson.Joined: May 2009.
The Museum of South Texas History (MOSTHistory) was founded in 1967 as the Hidalgo County Historical Museum. Located in Edinburg, Texas, the museum features exhibits on the history of the Rio Grande Valley between South Texas and Northeastern Mexico highlighting the rich heritage and blended culture of the region.Joined: February 2015.
The Museum of the American Railroad presents photographs from the Burt C. Blanton Collection, a stunning compilation of images of trains from the age of steam to the 1960s. View photographs of the "Louisiana Eagle," "Sam Houston Zephyr," "Southern Belle," "Bluebonnet," "Texas Eagle," "Texas Zephyr," "Texas Chief," and many others.Joined: May 2009.
Founded in 1926, the museum is a department of Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas and contains over 25,000 objects from prehistoric to contemporary times. They have contributed photographs and glass plate negatives to the Portal to Texas History, which depict the Van Uxen family, Schwable family, and European and Mexican ancestry.Joined: March 2012.
The Museum of the Gulf Coast provides over 450 photographs and postcards that depict the industry, activities, and life along the Coast. The museum combines conventional and unconventional methods to tell the exciting story of the Texas/ Louisiana Gulf Coast region.Joined: February 2012.