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Oral History Interview with Robert and Dalene Reagan, August 28, 2001

Description: Interview with Robert Reagan and his wife, Dalene Comparette Reagan, a couple with strong local historical family roots, from Kerrville, Texas. Mrs. Reagan delves into the history of Kerrville Telephone Company, which was co-founded by her great-grandfather, Dale Comparette. Mr. Reagan discusses his family history, including his connection to Admiral Chester Nimitz. The couple also talk about their childhood memories of Kerrville while it was still a small town.
Date: August 28, 2001
Creator: Bethel, Ann; Snodgrass, Clarabelle; Reagan, Robert & Reagan, Dalene Comparette
Partner: Kerr County Historical Commission

[Letter from Alonso S. Perales to Lyle Saunders]

Description: Letter from Alonso S. Perales to Lyle Saunders. Perales protests against the unfair views expressed by Saunders and Olen H. Leonard in the pamphlet titled: "The wetback in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas". Perales demands the names and addresses of the informants in the pamphlet.
Date: December 3, 1951
Creator: Perales, Alonso S.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Group men at convention in Rio Grande Valley]

Description: PHotograph of a group of men standing outside the door of a building, facing the interior during a convention in the Rio Grand Valley. The building has large columns supporting a second-floor balcony above the front entrance. On the right side of the image, an automobile and two men are partially-visible behind a palm tree; additional palm trees, automobiles, and a group of women walking toward the entrance are visible on the left side of the image.
Date: 1920~
Creator: Browder, H. F.
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum