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The Tracings, Volume 05, Number 02, Summer 1986

Description: "The Tracings is the monthly newsletter and the quarterly published by the Anderson County Genealogical Society." The publication contains genealogical information including generation charts, family histories, and lists of records (births, deaths, church records, etc.). Name index begins on page i, after page 84.
Date: 1986
Creator: Anderson County Genealogical Society
Partner: Anderson County Genealogical Society

Prickly Pear, Yearbook of Abilene Christian College, 1956

Description: Yearbook for Abilene Christian College in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Name index starts in the advertising section, after page 355.
Date: 1956
Creator: Abilene Christian College
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Prickly Pear, Yearbook of Abilene Christian University, 2006

Description: Yearbook for Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index starts on page 256. This volume includes a DVD.
Date: 2006
Creator: Abilene Christian University
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Clipping on First Home Built #2

Description: Copy negative of a newspaper clipping about the earliest days of Abilene written by Colonel C. W. Merchant, one of the first people to settle there.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Clipping on First Home Built #1

Description: Copy negative of a newspaper clipping about the earliest days of Abilene written by Colonel C. W. Merchant, one of the first people to settle there.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Charley Bishop: "A Western Pioneer"

Description: This report is a brief biography of Charley Bishop, starting with his parents and describing his entire life.
Date: 1964
Creator: Bentley, Mary Helen
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Heritage Scroll Painted on the Wall of the Heritage Room

Description: Photograph of the Heritage Scroll, painted on the south wall of the Heritage Room at Tarrant County College, in the Summer of 1975. Boxes, paintbrushes and paint cans sit on the floor in front of the wall.
Date: September 1975
Creator: Warren Landry
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Palocade - Palo Pinto County - Official Centennial Program - back page

Description: Shown here is a picture of the reverse (back) page of a souvenir program from the Palo Pinto Centennial Celebration of 1957. It consists of advertising, extolling the virtues of the First National Bank in Mineral Wells.
Date: May 1957
Creator: Palo Pinto Centennial Association
Item Type: Text
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times

Description: Compilation of essays about black leaders in Texas who made significant contributions within their communities or the state. The introduction and essays include commentary and context provided by the editors. Index starts on page 223.
Date: 2007
Creator: Barr, Alwyn & Calvert, Robert A.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Makers of Aviation History

Description: Picture of two charts of famous aviators. Their names and major accomplishments are listed with the photographs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

[Letter from Sister Mary Prendergast, 1978]

Description: Letter written in 1978 by Sister Mary Prendergast of the Incarnate Word Generalate in San Antonio thanking Mrs. Murphy Bennett of Marfa Hight School for sharing papers and photographs with her and asking for duplicates of the photos.
Date: December 5, 1978
Creator: Prendergast, Sister Mary
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Church History: Book IV

Description: Journal written by Blanche Avant titled, "Church History, Book IV," about the history of the Episcopal church. The final pages of the journal contain recipes.
Date: April 5, 1902
Creator: Avant, Blanche
Partner: Marfa Public Library

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State College, 1957

Description: Yearbook for North Texas State College in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Indexes start on page 482.
Date: 1957
Creator: North Texas State College
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Yucca, Yearbook of North Texas State University, 1965

Description: Yearbook for North Texas State University in Denton, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index starts on page 497.
Date: 1965
Creator: North Texas State University
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections