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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
Item Type: Text
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Crowds at Pueblos and Forts; Picture of Fort and Sod House

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. In the first picture, two people in the front and two more in the back are walking toward a pueblo style building and fort. There are partially visible cars on the right. In the second picture, there are fort structures with trees and a sod house in the back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University 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
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man in front of Cars; Man and Woman in front of Pueblo

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a man standing in a parking lot with several cars behind him. The second is of a man and woman standing in a road or parking lot next to a pueblo with another pueblo in the background on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Taos Indian Pueblo

Description: 1 copy negative of a Taos Native American Indian Pueblo at Taos, New Mexico.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Taos Indian Pueblo; Taos Indian Pueblo and People

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a group of four Pueblo Indians sitting in front of a Pueblo village with mountains in the background. The second is of the Pueblo village with a waterway in front. There is a person gathering water under the bridge.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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

Indian Pueblo Site in Presidio, Texas

Description: Photograph of an Indian Pueblo site in Presidio, Texas. Unidentified people pose in the photograph. This photo was included in a research paper by Nancy Edwards for an American History class at Marfa High School in April 1968.
Date: 1967
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[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.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections