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History of Mercedes, 2015-02-11

 Record Group — Container: 176

Content Description

From the Collection: 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.

Dates

  • Other: 2015-02-11

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley assumes no responsibility.

Extent

1 Cassettes

Language of Materials

English

Overview

The Museum of South Texas History and Arcadia Publishing welcome local author Beatrice de Leon Edwards, EdD as she presents "Images of America: Merceded," the newest addition to Arcadia Publishing's popular images of America series that chronicles the history of small towns and downtowns across the country.

General

Includes printout of presentation with information about Mercedes and biographical information about Beatrice de Leon Edwards.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus Repository

Contact:
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