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Collection — Container: 206
Scope and Contents Includes poll tax receipts Tarrant County, 1907, and Hidalgo County 1908-1939 for E. M. Card, wife Birdie B. Card, and Michael Card (age 22 in 1939). Also includes brief history of the development of roads, irrigation systems, and other civil engineering projects of the City of McAllen from 1916 to 1951 written by E. M. Card.
Dates: 1907 - 1961
Collection — Container: 53
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...
Collection — Container: 144, Box: 1D
Scope and Contents File contains information relating issues of concern to Futuro McAllen as well as material from the McAllen Historic Preservation District and the Convention Center.
Collection — Container: 214
Scope and Contents John W. Ewing was elected as an Hidalgo County Judge. Enclosed are materials regarding real estate property that he bought and sold, 1927 income tax, Hidalgo County election results for 1936, and correspondence.
Dates: 1927 - 1946
Collection — Container: 219, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Collection contains organizational files for planning and hosting McAllen's 1976 Bicentennial celebration. The majority of the collection is comprised of expense receipts.
Dates: 1975 - 1976
Collection — Container: 19, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Collection contains organizational files for planning and hosting the 2004 McAllen Centennial.
Collection — Container: 224, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents The Priscilla Club was "one of McAllen's oldest clubs," a women's social club, organized February 14, 1919. The collection consists of a spiral bound notebook with meeting attendance and newspaper clippings of club activities.
Dates: 1939 - 1947
Collection — Container: 0035
Dates: 1970 - 2016
Collection — Container: 174
Content Description The collection found here consists of 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,...
Collection — Container: 0018
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photographs taken throughout the Rio Grande Valley during the 1980s in either slides, 35mm film, or 120mm film format. There are various types of photographic work within the collection such as aerials, animal, architecture, artistic, event, macro, nature, night, people, scenic, and travel.
Dates: 1980 - 1989
- Subject: McAllen (Tex.)--History X
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus 8
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Brownsville Campus 1
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives Digital Collections 1
- Card, E. M. (Card, Edward Melvin) 1
- Conatser, Roger 1
- Ewing, John W. 1
- Hidalgo County Historical Commission (Tex.) 1
- Hidalgo County Historical Society. 1