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Scope and Contents The collection consists of 260 images provided by Brownsville residents who participated in the Brownsville History Harvest event held at the Brownsville Public Library Main Branch on September 27, 2014. Participants agreed to give unconditionally permission to publish items online.The objective of the History Harvest is to create a community collection from the area's families documenting local, regional, and national history to be held at the UTRGV Library and made available for...
Collection — Box: 0025
Content Description The collection consists of eight newsletters from organizations located in Brownsville, Texas. The newsletters chronicle the history and development of Brownsville and topics include art, architecture, businesses, higher education, historical accounts, events, notable people, preservation, transportation, and industry.
Collection — other: 3O
Identifier: UTPA-MS-Smith B L
Scope and Contents Bruce Lee Smith was a newspaper photographer and reporter. His collection contains primarily newspapers. Original photographs, color separation positives, and notebooks or other original materials were retained. Newspapers not held in microfilm by the University Library, or newspapers with color photographs taken by Bruce Lee Smith were also retained. Â Newspapers with articles by Bruce Lee Smith that are available in microfilm will not be retained in this archival collection.
Collection — Container: 0014
Scope and Contents The collection consists of nine boxes of newspapers, newspaper clippings, typescripts, correspondence, college notebooks, course syllabuses, grade books, awards, and other material. The papers document Underwood’s career in journalism and academia. The collection is arranged into seven series: Newspaper and other publication work 1918-1998, Employment in higher education 1949-1987, K-12, graduate school and WWII 1920-1998, Miscellaneous 1938-2001, Personal Correspondence 1944-2000...
Collection — Container: 153e, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents File includes by-laws.
Collection — Container: 153f, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Includes information on the history of the Wimodausis Club (wives, mothers, daughters and sisters) of the original founders of the North Sharyland Community northeast of Mission. It met regularly first at the Shary Clubhouse then at the old school building on 5 Mile and Shary Road (since torn down) from its beginning on April 19, 1916 until it was disbanded about 1999. Papers also include detailed description of photograph collected through Archives Alert 94-342.
Collection — Container: 164, Box: 5D
Scope and Contents Municipal archives collection contains photostat copies of birth, marriage, and death registers and land records for the lower Rio Grande community of Camargo from the late 18th through early 20th centuries.
Collection — Container: 158, Box: 1D
Scope and Contents Collection contains one volume of the baptismal church register from Ciudad Camargo.
Collection — Container: 64, Box: 4R
Scope and Contents Collection contains manuscripts, research notes, and correspondence files from Carl Duaine's three books: "Caverns of Oblivion," "Dead men wore boots," and "With all arms." Research files include copies of governmental archival files from 1862-1865.
Collection — Container: 127, Box: 25OV
Scope and Contents The collection includes over 120 compositions encompassing a wide range of genres from symphonic literature to small chamber and solo works and include: orchestra (35), concert band (24), choral (14), opera (2), ballet (3), film (1), smaller chamber and solo works (51).Many scores are accompanied by parts, copies of which can be made available by the library to interested parties upon request. Select works have also been published with Southern Music and Really Good Music and are...
Collection — Container: 153g
Collection — Container: 38, Box: 3R
Scope and Contents Collection contains oganizational and promotional materials from the CineSol Latin American film festival.
Civil preparedness: Pharr - San Juan - Alamo Texas on-site operational assistance study summary, recommendations & action plan
Collection — other: 1F
Identifier: UTPA MS Civil preparedness
Scope and Contents "This on-site assistance summary, recommendations, and action plan are all integral parts of and constitute the primary operational readiness improvement programs for the cities of Pharr, San Juan, and Alamo. Plan signed by the Texas State Coordinator; the Federal Regional Director of Defense Civil Preparedness Agency, Region 5; and the mayors and civil preparedness directors of Pharr, San Juan, and Alamo."
Collection — Container: 153h, Folder: 1F
Scope and Contents File includes photocopy of invitation and press card for Clarence McVey, Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3 Manager, and photocopy of brochure: "Falcón Dam : constructed by the governments of the United States and Mexico under the supervision of the International Boundary and Water Commission, United States and Mexico." (19 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm published October 1953)
Collection — Container: 114, Box: 5D
Scope and Contents Photostatic copies of materials pertaining to southern Texas and northeastern Spain.
Collection — Container: 126
Collection — Container: 143
Scope and Contents Collection primarily includes financial and business records of the cotton gin and the packing and shipping company.
Overview Audio recordings, videos and images from the Cuaranderismo Collection at the Border Studies Archive. Digitized through a grant funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Collection — Container: 113
Scope and Contents The collection mainly consists of annual reports, programs, and pamphlets of the Harlingen Chamber of Commerce as well as abstracts of title for the San Benito Irrigation Company Subdivision, Cameron County, Texas which was part of the Espiritu Santo Grant.
Collection — Container: 169, Box: 1R
Scope and Contents Collection contains research materials for "Stockholm on the Rio Grande" including original research interviews, memoirs, e-mail, and internet webpage printouts, and photostatic copies of older materials.
Collection — Container: 153i, Folder: 1F
Scope and Contents Includes constitution, list of officers, members, and programs.
Collection — Container: 42
Scope and Contents Collection contains photostatic copies of research done on various Lower Rio Grande Valley topics as well as research for his book "Merchants, masons and marauders on the Texas border, the Lower Rio Grande Valley, 1836-1866: the story of Henry Clay Davis, September 29, 1814-December 8, 1866: the founding of Rio Grande City, Starr Co., Texas and his fight with Indians, robbers, and Mexicans, including the three "C" generals, Canales, Carbajal, and Cortina." Research includes monographs,...
Collection — Container: 153j, Folder: 1F
Collection — Container: 147, Box: 8R
Collection — Container: 153k, Folder: 3F
Collection — Container: 153l, Folder: 1F
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, notes, and drafts concerning the writing and publication of the Edinburg book by the Edinburg Bicentennial Heritage Committee. Cover title on book is "Edinburg : a story of a town." Title page and cataloged title is "Edinburg."
Collection — Container: 140, Box: 1D
Collection — Container: 49, Box: 1R
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus 263
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Brownsville Campus 17
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives Digital Collections 1
- Photographs 9
- Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)--History 8
- Hidalgo County (Tex.) 6
- Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) 6
- Brownsville (Tex.) 5
- Texas, South--History. 5
- Architecture--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley. 4
- Brownsville (Tex.)--History 4
- Edinburg (Tex.)--History. 4
- McAllen (Tex.)--History. 4
- Rio Grande Valley--History. 4
- Discrimination against Mexican Americans 3
- Edinburg (Tex.) 3
- Fort Brown (Brownsville, Tex.) 3
- Hidalgo County (Tex.)--History. 3
- Irrigation--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley. 3
- Blueprints 2
- Brick trade--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley. 2
- Brickmaking--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley. 2
- Cattle brands--Texas, South. 2 ∧ less
- Hidalgo County (Tex.) 3
- University of Texas-Pan American 3
- Garza, Reynaldo G., 1915-2004 2
- Hidalgo County Historical Commission (Tex.) 2
- Hidalgo County Historical Society. 2
- Murray, Menton Joseph, Sr., 1907-1989 2
- Aldrich, Oliver C. 1
- Alice S. Dougherty Closner, Mrs. 1
- Allhands, James Lewellyn 1
- Archivo General de la Nación (Mexico) 1
- Associated City County Economic Development Corporation (ACCEDC) 1
- Beard, Henry K., 1913-1989 1
- Beard, Maud Nosler, 1912-2002 1
- Billingslea, Wesley 1
- Border Bank Collection 1
- Bryant, William C. 1
- Camargo Archives 1
- Campney, Brent M. S. 1
- Canales Molano, Servando 1
- Cantu, Juanita Rosales, 1950- 1 ∧ less