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Hidalgo County Historical Commission

 Collection — Container: 79, Box: 22R
Identifier: ELIBR-000079
Scope and Contents The collection consists of applications for historical markers and historical cemeteries, research, notes, correspondence, organizational files, and maps. Historical marker applications were submitted by the Hidalgo County Historical Commission to the Texas Historical Commission Research Department. Marker applications typically include research describing the importance of the location. Files may also include photographs and dedication pamphlets. Collection also contains organizational files...

John H. Shary Collection

 Collection — Container: 2, Box: 257R
Identifier: ELIBR-000002
Scope and Contents The collection consists of business and personal files from John H. Shary, the largest collection of which is the United Irrigation Company series. The collection primarily contains business files, correspondence, internal memos, legal proceedings, maps, blueprints, and newspaper and magazine clippings.

Norman Rozeff Collection

 Collection — Container: 32, Box: 8R, 1D
Identifier: ELIBR-000032
Scope and Contents Collection contains weekly reports from the Rio Grande Valley Sugar Grower's Inc.  Weekly reports typically contain information about the sugarcane crops, the weather, and machines and equipment.

Rio Grande Valley 20th Century Studio Photographs Collection

 Collection — Container: Photographs Miscellaneous, Box: 2
Identifier: ELIBR-000174
Content Description 53 photographs of agricultural activity in the Texas Rio Grande Valley and the McAllen, Texas region, c. 1920. 39 of the photographs are 8 x 10, mounted on card stock and backed with linen, bearing the "Edrington" studio name. The remaining photographs are 5 x 7 and mounted on card stock. Four bear the "Ziebell, McAllen" studio name, six bear the "Eskildsen" name, and four have no studio identification marks. All save one of the photographs are captioned.

Rio Grande Valley Historical Talks and Conferences Audiotapes

 Collection
Identifier: ELIBR-000176
Content Description This collection consists of 74 audiotapes of 43 presentations that were given between 2000 and 2015 regarding topics of importance to Rio Grande Valley History.

Some audio recordings contain flyers on the presentations.