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Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 19, Number 01, Spring, 2007

Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Dallas Lost & Found: Hidden Treasures and Forgotten Stories."
Date: 2007
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

Cancer Breakfast at the Windsor Hotel

Description: Photograph of a group having breakfast at the Windsor Hotel in Abilene, TX. They are seated around a large dining table in a conference room having drinks.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Cancer Breakfast at the Windsor Hotel

Description: Photograph of a group having breakfast at the Windsor Hotel in Abilene, TX. This is of the head table. One man is standing to speak to the group assembled in the room.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Park And Several Buildings

Description: Copy photograph of a view of Everman Park and several buildings in Abilene, Texas. The park is in the foreground, and in the background are Top of Station, Elks Building, Grace Hotel and Grand Central Hotel. Text below the photograph reads, "Everman Park showing Top of Station in background to the left, Elk Building and Hotel Grace in center and Grand Central Hotel to right."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Interior Building

Description: Copy photograph of a group of people in a bus station. Two men sit in chairs in the foreground. In the background are several men and women sitting on benches. Text on the door reads, "West Texas Coaches 'Serving West Texas' Bus Station."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Reception for Miss Mexico at Brazos Hotel]

Description: Photograph of a reception for Miss Mexico at the Brazos Hotel in the 1920s. Standing, left to right: unidentified ; Felipe Santander, father of Elenita Farrington ; Mrs. Satander ; unidentified ; Gustavo Rosales Ypina, by post ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Jose Sarabia ; Pinfilo Tellez ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Sororro Sarabia. Sitting, left to right: unidentified ; Mrs. Ypina (Gustavo) ; unidentified ; unidentified ; unidentified ; Elenita Santander (Farrington) ; unidentified ; unidentified.
Date: 192u
Creator: Suarez, Luis
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

McMurry Band Checking Into Hotel

Description: Copy photograph of the McMurry Band checking into a hotel. In the photograph are four members of the band, all in uniform, and a woman dressed in black behind the hotel counter.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Texas Folklife Festival from Marriott River Center Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the Institute of Texan Cultures building taken from the Marriott River Center Hotel during the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio. Texas.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Texas Folklife Festival from Marriott River Center Hotel]

Description: Photograph of the Institute of Texan Cultures building and the Tower of the Americas taken from the Marriott River Center Hotel during the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio. Texas.
Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Margaret Winn and Vernis Hudgins to Jean Paul Geraud - December 13, 1985]

Description: Letter from Margaret Winn and Vernis Hudgins to Jean Paul Geraud thanking him for hosting the the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. at the Gunter Hotel for their 25th Anniversary Celebration. Although the service was good and the food was delicious, the chapter was disappointed that he did not consult with them about the choice of a dessert. It was understood that the dessert should prominently feature the Links' colors of green and white, but it did not. Also, the staff did not receive instructions for preparing the ballroom in a timely manner. The chapter would like an explanation and apology for these oversights.
Date: December 13, 1985
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Links Chapter Documentation: The Yellow Rose of Texas]

Description: This card, when presented at check-in, allows members of The Links, Inc to receive special rates at the Emily Morgan Hotel in San Antonio, Texas. It details the legend of the slave Emily Morgan (in reality, an indentured servant named Emily D. West) and her efforts in detaining Mexican General Santa Anna at the Battle of San Jacinto during the Texas Revolution. After the war ended, she was memorialized in the popular tune "The Yellow Rose of Texas."
Date: 198?
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Denton County Fair and Blooded Stock Association 1899]

Description: This Denton County Fair and Blooded Stock Association program includes a schedule of events and races during September 12-16, 1899. The program also contains advertisements for various fair attractions and businesses in Denton including shoe stores, furniture stores, grocers, confectioneries, butcher shops, launderers, hotels, barbers, restaurants, gun stores, and drug stores.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Photograph of the Nimitz Hotel]

Description: Copy negative of the Nimitz Hotel. The building has two floors with an outdoor balcony that spans the entire building. There are tall trees in front of the hotel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Denton business directory and advertisements]

Description: This card contains advertisements for early Denton commerce. The advertisements include banks, saloons, grocers, drug stores, hardware stores, galleries, hotels, restaurants, and feed stores.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Denton Public Library

The Health Resort Quarterly, 2 of 4: Page 1

Description: The Health Resort Quarterly was published by the Commercial Club, located at 106 East Wall Street (now NE 4th Street). This volume was published October, 1915. Officers were: J.C Pangle, President; Dr. J.H McCracken, Vice President; W.I. Smith, Treasurer and Fred Burman, Secretary. The publication contained words of wisdom, advertisements extolling Mineral Wells, and items of local news.
Date: October 1915
Creator: Burman, Fred
Item Type: Text
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

The Health Resort Quarterly, 4 of 4: Pages 4 and 5

Description: On these pages are seen advertisements for The Fairfield Inn, owner Mrs. Walter H. Boykin; The Oxford Hotel (C. H. Browning is listed as the proprietor) with European and American plans available; and The Davis Well Water and By-Products (Dr. E. A. Davis, is listed as president). The quarterly reports that the Odd Fellow Convention will be held in Mineral Wells in 1916.
Date: October 1915
Item Type: Text
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

The Health Resort Quarterly, 3 of 4: Pages 2 and 3

Description: Listed on this page are articles extolling the qualities of local mineral water, the mineral water baths, and the year-round climate of the city. Advertisements defining the grades of water offered by The Carlsbad Water Company and the amenities offered by The Damron Hotel are also to be found on these pages.
Date: October 1915
Item Type: Text
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Letter from Henry Moreno to John J. Herrera - 1949-01-13]

Description: Letter from Henry Moreno, President of LULAC Council Number 85 of Austin, Texas, to John J. Herrera, Regional LULAC Governor of Texas, dated January 13, 1949. This concerns hotel reservations for delegates from the Austin LULAC Council for the Texas Regional Convention in Houston, Texas.
Date: January 13, 1949
Creator: Moreno, Henry
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Jacob I. Rodriguez to John J. Herrera - 1949-01-20]

Description: Letter from Jacob I. Rodriguez, Executive Secretary General of LULAC in San Antonio, Texas, to John J. Herrera, Regional LULAC Governor, dated January 20, 1949. This is a request for hotel reservations for the upcoming Regional LULAC Convention.
Date: January 20, 1949
Creator: Rodriguez, Jacob I.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. R. Gonzalez to John J. Herrera - 1949-01-18]

Description: Letter from M. R. Gonzalez of Fort Stockton, Texas to John J. Herrera, Regional LULAC Governor, dated January 18, 1949. This is a request for a hotel reservation for the Regional LULAC Convention.
Date: January 18, 1949
Creator: Gonzalez, M. R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library