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Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Eligio (Kika) de la Garza Congressional Papers

 Collection — 78, Box: 332R, 22D, 135OV
Identifier: ELIBR-000078
Scope and Contents The Congressional Papers of Eligio "Kika" de la Garza consist of approximately 425 linear feet of materials dating from 1965 - 1996. The bulk of the papers date from 1965-1980 and 1989-1996. The papers were created during Kika de la Garza's time as an elected official in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1965 - 1996, representing the 15th Congressional District in South Texas.

Frances Isbell Collection

 Collection — 53, Box: 15R, 1OV
Identifier: ELIBR-000053
Scope and Contents Series I, Reference/Research Files, 1832-2014, consists of reference and research files pertaining to a variety of subjects from the Rio Grande Valley of Texas.

Series II, Hidalgo County Historical Commission, 1852-2014, consists of files pertaining to the Historical Markers, Archives Alert, and Confederate graves projects as well as general and office files.

Series III, Newspaper clippings, 1849-2011, consists of a variety of newspaper clippings that were saved by ...

Hidalgo County Historical Commission

 Collection — 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 ...

Porfidio / Flogstad, Dora [manuscript], 1951

 File — Box 1, Folder: 25
Identifier: Folder 26
Scope and Contents Typewritten manuscript "meant as a simple record of personalities and events typical to the development of the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas during the 1920's and early 30's" - author

Rio Grande Valley Sesquicentennial Committee Collection

 Collection — 133, Box: 1D
Identifier: ELIBR-000133