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Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Description: This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.
Date: 1913
Creator: Menger, R.
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[Trading Card: Texas Alligator Lizard]

Description: Trading card issued as part of the Geocache Challenge program for Monument Hill/Kreische Brewery State Historic Site, depicting an alligator lizard in a yucca or similar plant. The back of the card provides information about the species.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Trading Card: Dunes Sagebrush Lizard]

Description: Trading card issued as part of the Geocache Challenge program for Monahans Sandhills State Park, depicting a sagebrush lizard among sand and leaves. The back of the card contains information about the species.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Zookeeper finds new type lizard]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a San Antonio zookeeper, John Werler, discovering a new species of lizard in Mexico and putting it on display at the San Antonio Zoo.
Date: March 1, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Snakes again]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the reptiles that are housed at the Fort Worth Snake House.
Date: November 5, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Big lizard]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a collared lizard, or mountain boomer, being found in Coy Harris' back yard.
Date: February 28, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections