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Heritage, 2008, Volume 1

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2008
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

Remarks by Professor Barbara Jordan: Chair, U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform to the National Conference of United We Stand, America

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan, as Chair of the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform, to the National Conference of United We Stand, America, in Dallas, Texas. The speech is about the work of her commission in the area of immigration.
Date: August 12, 1995
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Partner: Texas Southern University

Map of Fisher & Miller's colony: Made from the records in the office of the district surveyor of Bexar: Comprising also all the recent surveys.

Description: Map shows districts of land, by name and number with individual tract numbers, and military posts, which lie between and along the Colorado, San Saba, and Llano rivers in central Texas. Includes distances from Fort Mason to German settlements. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:266,667].
Date: 1855
Creator: Arlitt, F. H.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Close-up of protester and sign]

Description: Close-up photograph of a male immigration protester and a protest sign. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of t-shirt and protest sign]

Description: This photo is the close-up view of the back of a t-shirt and a protester wearing a printed sign during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of woman]

Description: A woman is shown during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of woman with protest sign in background]

Description: A woman's face is visible with an unreadable sign in the background during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Crowd in shadow]

Description: A large crowd of protesters carrying signs and American flags gather in downtown Dallas, Texas. The downtown buildings cast a shadow over part of the crowd. According to the Dallas Police Department, at least 100,000 people marched in the most well-attended civil movement in the history of Dallas. The protesters demanded the legalization of Hispanic undocumented immigrants, estimated to be about twelve million in the United States. The so-called "mega march" was carried out to demand immigrant amnesty as members of the U.S. Congress debated immigration reform.
Date: April 9, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Close-up of man in red, white, and blue hat]

Description: This is a close-up view of a man with a beard wearing a red, white, and blue hat during a protest in front of a site where Hispanic day laborers gather. Similar events were carried out in 17 cities of the United States as part of the national day of protest called "Stop the Invasion," alluding to the immigrants who enter this country illegally.
Date: January 7, 2006
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Dallas anti-immigrant protester with American flag]

Description: A protester at a Dallas anti-immigration march holds an American flag. Around 500 people congregated on the outskirts of Dallas to protest against amnesty for undocumented immigrants. Led by the group, Citizens for Immigrant Reform (CFIR), the protesters carried banners and signs alluding to the lack of legislation which would punish undocumented immigrants who live in this country.
Date: April 8, 2005
Creator: Castillo, José L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections