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Spanish Land Grants

 Collection — other: Various
Identifier: BSA-UTPA-BSA-Spanish Land Grants
Scope and Contents

Life histories of local families and traces of their land acquisition to first European contact in the borderlands.

Dates: -

Staffel Family letters

 Collection — Container: 227, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0227
Scope and Contents

Letters and reminiscences from the Staffel family, including letters written from Germany and about the boat trip to the United States, as well as travels within Texas, including San Antonio and Galveston.

Dates: 1851 - 1949; Majority of material found within 1851 - 1886

Starr County Records Collection

 Collection — Container: 241
Identifier: ELIBR-0241
Content Description

Photocopies of official Starr County records.

Dates: 1850 - 1891

Tampico Affair Collection

 Collection — Container: 242, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0242
Scope and Contents This collection includes a pamphlet outlining the command structure of the U.S. Naval forces involved in the 1914 Tampico Affair during the Mexican Revolution. The pamphlet contains the autographs of 25 naval participants, including Congressional Medal of Honor recipients Read-Admiral, later Admiral, Frank Friday Fletcher (1855-1928) and Lieutenant (j.g.), later Admiral, Jonas H. Ingram (1886-1952). There are also fleet orders in broadside format, from USS Arkansas, dated April 26 and May 4,...
Dates: 1914-04 - 1914-05

Texas Bond Reporter

 Collection — Container: 112
Identifier: ELIBR-0112
Scope and Contents

Collection contains financial statements which include the consolidated debt statement, financial statements from various subdivisions including school districts and water districts and an economic and statistical section.

Dates: 1947 - 1953

Texas Citrus Fruit Growers Exchange records

 Collection — Container: 230, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0230
Scope and Contents

File contains Texas Citrus Fruit Growers Exchange draft of 1924-1925 annual report, TexaSweet Texas Citrus Fruit Growers Exchange letterhead, and two Texas Citrus Fruit Growers Exchange "Carrying on" cards.

Dates: 1924 - 1925

Texas Department of Transportation

 Collection — Container: 58, Box: 44R, 9D, 1OV
Identifier: ELIBR-0058
Scope and Contents

File includes aerial photos, maps, and environmental reports on road plans and construction.

Dates: 1930-1990

Texas Water Improvement District Photographs

 Collection — Container: 0196
Identifier: ELIBR-0196
Content Description 57 photographs and one negative. One photograph captioned to verso: "H.C.W.I.D. No. 4 Installing a 37.5 - 20 a the Highway relift. May 7th. 1925." Depicts installation of a steam shovel for a Hidalgo County Water Improvement District Project in South Texas, along the Rio Grande. This belongs to a series of photographs with similar purple stamps from a San Antonio photographer depicting steam shovel operations, laborers, and ditch digging in the 1920s. the steam shovel has a sign on it...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925; 1947-12-06

Thomas E. Simmons research collection on Fort Ringgold 1899 incident

 Collection — Container: 125
Identifier: ELIBR-0125
Scope and Contents

Collection contains research material collected for Thomas E. Simmon's book: Who's shooting firecrackers? : the "riot" at Fort Ringgold, Texas. The book discusses an incident that occurred when Troop D, Ninth U. S. Cavalry Regiment (Colored) stationed at Fort Ringgold and townspeople in Rio Grande City exchanged shots on the night of November 20, 1899. Materials include photostatic copies from the National Archives, Texas State Archives, microfilm, and photographs.

Dates: 1895 - 1907; Majority of material found within 1899

Traditional Mexican American Folklore

 Collection — Container: BSA 1
Identifier: ELIBR-BSA-0001
Scope and Contents

A bilingual collection featuring over 100,000 items ranging from topics such as La Llorona, curanderismo, the chupacabra and the devil at the dance hall.

Dates: -

Tropical Texas Behavioral Health annual reports

 Collection — Container: 220, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0220
Scope and Contents

Collection contains annual reports for the Mental Health and Mental Retardation Center of Hidalgo County (1969/1970 and 1970/1971, and the Tropical Texas Center for Mental Health and Mental Retardation (1976, 1978, and 1979).

Dates: 1969 - 1979

Tulane University Collection

 Collection — Container: 139
Identifier: ELIBR-0139
Scope and Contents

The Tulane University Collection folders include photostatic copies with marriage permits and requests for Mexico from the Tulane University Latin American Library.

Dates: 1590 - 1879

United States of America vs. Jorge Garza

 Collection — Container: 121
Identifier: ELIBR-0121
Scope and Contents

Trial transcripts of United States of America vs. Jorge Garza in the United States District Court Southern district of Texas, McAllen Division. Case number 7:13-CR-70-12

Dates: 2013

University Archives - Academic Affairs - Honors Theses submitted to the Honors Program

 Collection — Container: 73h
Identifier: ELIBR-0073-h
Scope and Contents

Honors theses submitted as partial requirement for the University of Texas-Pan American Honors Program.

Dates: 1974-

University Archives - Academic Affairs - Student evaluations of teaching faculty

 Collection — Container: 73d
Identifier: ELIBR-0073-d
Scope and Contents

This collection contains tabulated data from questionnaires completed by students to evaluate full-time and part-time faculty members and teaching assistants. See Handbook of Operating Procedures 6.2.1. for more information.

Dates: 1992-2008

University Archives - Academic Affairs - Theater

 Collection — Container: 73i
Identifier: ELIBR-0073-i
Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1971-2010; Other: Date acquired: 2011-09-16

University Archives - Athletics - Individual Sports

 Collection — Container: 76a
Identifier: ELIBR-0076-a
Scope and Contents

Collection includes press releases, clippings, correspondence, and publications relating to the specific sport. Publications relating to multiple sports or sports not listed are filed under News Media.

Dates: -

University Archives - Athletics - News Media

 Collection — Container: 76b
Identifier: ELIBR-0076-b
Scope and Contents

News media includes press releases, clippings, correspondence, and publications relating to multiple sports, or sports not filed individually.   Publications relating to single sports (e.g. baseball, basketball, etc.) are filed under Sports.

Dates: -

University Archives - Board of Regents

 Collection — Container: 69
Identifier: ELIBR-0069
Scope and Contents

The Board of Regents files typically include documents relating to governing the University. Documents included resolutions, meeting agendas and minutes, memos and letters, news releases and clippings, hand written notes.   Topics include degrees and programs, faculty appointments, student fees, and physical facilities (land, buildings, and equipment).

Dates: 1953-1998; Other: Date acquired: 2009-03-13

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