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Bastrop State Park Golf Course Area Public Use Plan

Description: Document covering the direction of the expansion of public access and recreational use for the former Golf Course Area (GCA) at Bastrop State Park (Bastrop SP).
Date: December 2018
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The W. H. Prestele Painting of the American Species of Grapes

Description: Paper discussing the life size color paintings of North American grape species by Wilhelm Henrich Prestele. The paintings were done in collaboration with T. V. Munson, who would send specimens, photographs, and sketches to Prestele and suggest corrections to Prestele's paintings.
Date: [1979..]
Creator: McGrew, J. R.
Partner: Grayson College Foundation

Games and Strategies for Teaching About Art

Description: A paper that outlines art activities that seek to teach students about art. Attached documents include notes and newspaper clippings.
Date: 199X
Creator: Newton, Connie
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Texas Slave Cases

Description: A document composed of brief descriptions of all cases in Texas where the enslaved served as plaintiffs, victims, property, or criminal defendants. The list was compiled by a criminal defense attorney who wanted to help historians with their research into legal cases involving enslaved people in Texas. The court cases are categorized in sections listed in the Table of Contents on page 2: Slaves under Spanish and Mexican Law, Freeing Slaves, Free Negroes of African Descent who Sold Themselves, Contracting with or Buying from Slaves, Testimony of Slaves, Losing Slaves, Stealing and Enticing Slaves, Loaning Slaves, Miscellaneous Prosecutions, Value of Slaves, Slaves as Gifts, Defective or Worthless Slaves, Title to Slaves, Other Property Disputes, When Civil War Began, Slavery Ended, and Confederate Money.
Date: 2018-08~
Creator: Hampton, Keith S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Memoirs of Gary Schutza: "My Days at White Oak" 1931-1950

Description: Memoir of Gary A. Schutza, discussing his childhood, family, and experiences growing up working in his parent's store, the "White Oak." There are several photos and newspaper clippings included and the book is organized into sections, including "White Oak Dances," "The Hot Summers," and "West High."
Date: 2011?
Creator: Schutza, Gary A.
Partner: History of West Museum

Sgt. Gary Schutza

Description: Autobiographical paper of Sgt. Gary Schutza's military service. He briefly describes his family and childhood, his decision to join the United States Marine Corps, and his experiences serving during the Korean War.
Date: ~2011
Creator: Schutza, Gary
Partner: History of West Museum

Crash at Crush

Description: Essay describing the Crash at Crush, a publicity stunt organized by MKT, [Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad], in which two train engines were crashed, as seen by Joseph Foit. The story was told by Joseph to his granddaughter, Patricia Stover Cloud.
Date: September 6, 2011
Creator: Cloud, Patricia Stover
Partner: History of West Museum

Reflections of an Immigrant

Description: Autobiogrpahy of John E. Lasovica, describing his childhood in Liptal, a town in modern-day Czech Republic, how his family immigrated to West, Texas, and his adult life in Hopewell, Virginia. His discusses how he learned to speak English, moving for various jobs, and his family.
Date: March 1984
Creator: Lastovica, John E.
Partner: History of West Museum

[Map of Camp MacArthur]

Description: Map of Camp MacArthur in Waco, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Business Flyer & Paper Fish]

Description: Flyer from the Woodworth Cycle Co in Waco, Texas. The flyer is themed after "fishing" for business and within the envelope there is a paper fish.
Date: unknown
Creator: Woodworth Cycle Co.
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Genealogy & Church Records]

Description: 1 sheet of paper that contains hand written text. At the very top is the title "Genealogy & Church Records".
Date: unknown
Creator: United Methodist Church (U.S.). Northwest Texas Conference.
Partner: Northwest Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church

The Indivisible Struggle Against Racism, Apartheid, and Colonialism

Description: Position paper of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee presented at the International Seminar on Racial Discrimination and Colonialism in South Africa, organized by the United Nations and the government of Zambia, in 1967. The paper discusses the similarities between the African liberation movement and Afro-Americans' struggles in the United States and the appendixes include past statements by SNCC condemning the United State's involvement in Vietnam and Chase Manhattan Bank's racially discriminating practices.
Date: {1966-01-06,1967-06-13,1967-07-24}
Creator: Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Partner: Private Collection of Mario Marcel Salas

[Article Discussing a Memorial for Steve Biko]

Description: Article discussing the Steve Biko Memorial evening in San Antonio, Texas, listing the speakers and performances at the event.
Date: 1978
Creator: Salas, Mario Marcel
Partner: Private Collection of Mario Marcel Salas

Black Leadership Position Paper

Description: Document discussing the Socialist Workers Party's actions, condemning their divisive actions, and supporting their termination from all activities of Latin-American assistance.
Date: April 18, 1981
Creator: Greene, Rick; Richardson, Lynda; Salas, Mario Marcel & Sanders, John H.
Partner: Private Collection of Mario Marcel Salas

How to Get Started with Your Family History

Description: Document providing introductory information about how to begin researching genealogy and family history.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas Genealogical Society
Partner: Dallas Genealogical Society

A Survey of Art in Elementary Children's Literature from Prehistoric to Modern Times

Description: A paper from Barbara Ivy titled "A Survey of Art in Elementary Children's Literature from Prehistoric to Modern Times" for Dr. R. William McCarter's Special Problem course at the University of North Texas. In the paper, Ivy list and describes different literature that pertains to educating children in art. The literature is diving up geographic locations, architecture, people, and mythology.
Date: 199X
Creator: Ivy, Barbara
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Educación para la Tecnología de Mañana

Description: Draft of a speech written for the IX Seminario Professional about using technology in education.
Date: June 5, 1981
Creator: Contreras, Gloria
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Perhaps It Is Later Than We Think

Description: A brief paper by Dr. Felix P. Miller about the X-ray microscope.
Date: unknown
Creator: Miller, Felix P.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Group Diagnosis and the General Practice of Medicine

Description: A short paper by Dr. Witten B. Russ on issues created by the hyper specialization of mid-twentieth century medicine and the disappearance of the family doctor.
Date: 1945~
Creator: Russ, Witten B.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Some Reflections on Homosexuality and the Gospel

Description: An essay by Paul Victor Furnish regarding his thoughts and analysis of the morality of LGBT status according to Christian texts.
Date: unknown
Creator: Furnish, Victor Paul
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A Christian Looks at Homosexuality

Description: A few pages of a sermon discussing a Christian viewpoint on the morality of homosexuality.
Date: unknown
Creator: Quillon, Dr. Roger T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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