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The Indians of The Big Bend Country

Description: This is a research paper written by Nancy Edwards for an American History Class at Marfa High School in April 1968. The paper discusses the various tribes in west Texas and how they lived, artifacts found in pueblos and caves, historical descriptions of early Spanish interactions with the tribes, and relationships between the tribes. It covers popular legends of some tribes and legends surrounding the Marfa Lights.
Date: April 1968
Creator: Edwards, Nancy
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Pueblos

Description: Copy negative of two pictures of pueblos. The first picture is a view of the front porch of a pueblo with furniture. The second picture is a view of several pueblos with mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Fort and Sod House; Pueblos

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of fort buildings on each side with trees and a sod house in the background. The second is a view of several pueblo buildings with mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 78, July 1974 - April, 1975

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 499.
Date: 1974/1975
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[News Script: Desert journey]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the pueblo of Boquillas and the surrounding desert.
Date: August 19, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections