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History of Negro Soldiers in the Spanish-American War, and Other Items of Interest.

Description: Book describing the causes of the Spanish American War, the incident with the Battleship Maine, African Americans in the Navy, African Americans on San Juan Hill, Roosevelt, McKinley, Buffalo Soldiers, African American officers and regiments. General themes include civil rights and prejudice.
Date: 2017
Creator: Johnson, Edward A. (Edward Austin), 1860-1944
Partner: Other

Spanish Explorers in the Southern United States, 1528-1543

Description: Book containing three translated narratives of early Spanish explorers in what would become the Southern United States. This includes the paths taken by the explorers, the people they encountered, and hardships they endured.
Date: 2017
Creator: Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, 16th cent. & Castañeda de Nájera, Pedro de, 16th cent.
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Letter from Myrna to Sterling Houston - August 2001]

Description: Postcard from Myrna to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. The postcard comes after Myrna traveled to various locations in Europe, including the Tate Modern in London, where this particular postcard was acquired. It shows a mixed media painting by the artist Chris Ofili of a woman in profile. The hand-written note also mentions that she is back in Puerto Rico.
Date: August 2001
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

AH-1W SuperCobra

Description: Video detailing the history of the AH-1W SuperCobra, featuring footage of the helicopter in action in Grenada during Operation Urgent Fury, in Iraq during Operation Desert Shield, and in Somalia during Operation Gothic Serpent.
Date: 1993~
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Spanish Explorers in the Southern United States, 1528-1543

Description: Book containing three translated narratives of early Spanish explorers in what would become the Southern United States. This includes the paths taken by the explorers, the people they encountered, and hardships they endured.
Date: 1984
Creator: Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, 16th cent. & Castañeda de Nájera, Pedro de, 16th cent.
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[1972 Managua earthquake damages]

Description: Photograph of multiple buildings on the opposite side of a grass field that were damaged by the 1972 Managua earthquake. A pavement road can be seen in the foreground. A cloudy sky fills half the frame.
Date: [1972..1980]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building damaged by an earthquake]

Description: Photograph of a multi-story building that was damaged by the 1972 Managua earthquake. Multiple automobiles are parked in the streets near the building. This earthquake had a magnitude of 6.2 and hit the capital of Nicarauga on Saturday, December 23 of 1972.
Date: [1972..1980]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections