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Collection — Container: 213, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Collection contains pamphlets, newsletters, a press release, and a report published by the Texas Youth Commission. The collection also contains photographs and an opening ceremony program from September 6, 1990.
Dates: 1990 - 1994
Collection — Container: 31
Scope and Contents Collection contains personal, legal documents, photographs, family genealogy, and newspaper articles concerning various family members of the Falcón family. The largest of the series being that of correspondence between Clotilde Falcón and Alfredo Náñez.
Dates: 1796 - 1996
Collection — Container: 215, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Contains a handful of items regarding the First New York Cavalry, National Guard unit when they spent a year in McAllen. Collection contains programs and two sheets of signatures from everyone that was in the unit.
Dates: 1916 - 1917
Collection — Container: 226, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents File contains photocopied documents concerning Floyd H. Rodgers, primarily his airplane pilot's license being revoked because of a low acrobatic flying incident. At one time, Mr. Rodgers was a supervisor at the Mission, Texas airport.
Dates: 1927 - 1942
Collection — Container: 141
Content Description The collection contains 10 life histories (with authorization forms) of individuals from Zapata County. Life histories were collected by the Zapata County Historical Commission and compiled by Colonel Robert W. Fish. Files include life histories, "Four Generation Ancestor Chart," photocopies of photographs, awards, and news clippings associated with each individual.
Dates: 1986 - 1991
Content Description This scrapbook contains photographs of scenes around Brownsville, San Benito, and Point Isabel. Photographs depict soldiers daily living while in camp or in the march during the Mexican Border War of 1916. The photographs were taken during the summer and fall of 1916.
Dates: 1916-07-21 - 1916-12-16
Scope and Contents The Fort Brown Quartermaster's Ledger consists of two-page reports that were originally bound in a single volume. The reports describe specifications for buildings on the Fort Brown military installation. This includes information about the floor plans, building dimensions, construction materials, mechanicals, appliances, and any changes or updates made to the building over time.There are 192 buildings covered within the ledger from Fort Brown, in Brownsville, Texas, and four from...
Dates: 1919 - 1946
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: 159, Box: 1R, 8D, 2OV
Scope and Contents Collections contains photocopied genealogical material or original materials owned by the Brownsville Historical Association.
Collection — Container: 0013
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1930 - 1970
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.
Content Description This collection consists of highlights from the La Joya Coyotes 2004-2005 football season. The recording contains locker room talk by head coach Oscar Villasenor, highlights of the La Joya Coyotes vs. Brownsville Rivera Raiders game, La Joya Coyotes vs. Laredo Alexander Bulldogs, La Joya Coyotes vs. Economedes Jaguars, La Joya Coyotes vs. Corpus Christi Tigers, La Joya Coyotes vs. Corpus Christi King, La Joya Coyotes vs. McAllen High Bulldogs, La Joya Coyotes vs. McAllen Memorial Mustangs, La...
Dates: 2004 - 2005
Collection — Container: 216, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Family records including marriage, land, and school records from Ciudad Mier and Starr County. Includes one photograph of "Sister Betty" taken at petrified forest in Roma, Texas.
Dates: 1848 - 1931
Collection — Container: 117
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Texas archeaological reports and publications written by Grant D. Hall. Hall is associated with Harvard University as a graduate student, The University of Texas at Austin, and Texas Tech University as a professor.
Dates: 1970 - 2002
Collection — Container: 81
Scope and Contents The collection consists of publications and papers regarding Archaeology and Ethnology of Latin American cultures.
Dates: 1881 - 1969; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1969
Collection — Container: 101
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence, notice of meetings, receipts, and history of Sunrise Hill Memorial Bowl, Inc. promoted and organized by Mrs. H. O. Schaleben.
Dates: 1939 - 1961
Item — Folder: 0001
Content Description This collection consists of one Civil War era broadside regarding cotton smuggling through the Rio Grande Valley including Eagle Pass, Laredo, Rio Grande City, and Edinburg written by Confederate Brigadier General James Edwin Slaughter.
Collection — Container: 0031
Scope and Contents The collection contains material related to Beard’s work as an organ designer. Almost the entire collection consists of organ blueprints, although there are some photos and a brochure about the M.P. Moller Company. Beard designed organs for many notable places including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, West Point, and the Moody Bible Institute. Most of his work was done in mid-west states like Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Iowa.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940 - 1989
Collection — Container: 80
Scope and Contents The collection consists of petitions for foreclosure on delinquent taxes that were filed in the 93rd Distirct Court of Hidalgo County, Texas.
Dates: 1921-1931; Majority of material found in 1930
Scope and Contents Commemorative Plate paying tribute to the Hidalgo County Centennial Celebration
Collection — Container: 79
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...
Collection — Container: 104, Box: 1R
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the historical information, annual reports, programs, events, and newsletters pertaining to the Hidalgo County Historical Museum (HCHM), which underwent a name change in 2003 and is now called the Museum of South Texas History (MOSTH).
Collection — other: 3V
Identifier: UTPA-MS-Hidalgo Marks
Scope and Contents This is a name index to the first three surviving Hidalgo County, Texas marks and brands books. Information contained in the first two volumes is also found in the third volume. It is probable that the first brand book for Hidalgo County does not exist because there is a gap from the founding of Hidalgo County in 1852 until 1866. Also, no retrospective registrations appear to be included prior to 1866. Names such as de la Garza, de la Pena, de la Vina, etc. are alphabetized under Garza, Pena,...
Scope and Contents Hidalgo County Records Collection contains non-current records of permanent value from various offices.
Collection — Container: 200, Folder: 1
Content Description CD of Hispanics in Texas prior to 1860. CD contains 3 excel files.
Dates: 2000; Other: 1700 - 1869
Content Description The collection consists of the final documentation of the Historic Stegman Building located in downtown Brownsville. The collection contains exterior and interior photographs prior to the renovation as well as historical Robert Runyon photographs of the building. In addition, the collection contains a Historic American Buildings Survey compiled by Historian Roman McAllen, Brownsville Historic Resources survey, and .dwg architectural and measurement files of the renovated floorplan....
Dates: 1911 - 2014
Scope and Contents Bibliographies for faculty members as collected by the University Library. Bibliographies are not guaranteed to be exhaustive or complete. Information compiled through a variety of measures, including reviews of faculty curriculum vitae. Dates by authors names indicate dates of employment by the University.
Collection — Container: 217, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Photostatic copy in Spanish (1848) and English translation (1930) for the Jose Vasquez Borrego land grant.
Dates: 1848, 1930
Collection — Container: 222, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Scrapbook contains phostcard of the Old Clock Museum in Pharr, and clippings of articles detailing the history of Pharr. Clippings do not include dates, but covers years from 1911 to 1966.
Dates: 1911 - 1966
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection contains research material compiled by Holly Hewlett, pertaining to the 1966 La Casita Farms worker strike as well as the involvement of Archbishop Robert E. Lucey of San Antonio and the Catholic Church. The collection consists primarily of photocopies of newspaper articles, photocopies of records and correspondence, three oral history interviews on cassette tape, and Hewlett’s honors thesis presentation.
Dates: 1946 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1967
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus 183
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Brownsville Campus 35
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives Digital Collections 19
- Brownsville (Tex.) 21
- Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) 11
- Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)--History 11
- Business enterprises--Rio Grande Valley. 10
- McAllen (Tex.)--History. 10
- Photographs 10
- Brownsville (Tex.)--History 7
- Edinburg (Tex.)--History. 7
- Hidalgo County (Tex.) 7
- Fort Brown (Brownsville, Tex.) 6
- Frontier and pioneer life--Rio Grande Valley. 6
- Matamoros (Mexico) 6
- Rio Grande Valley--History. 6
- Sports 6
- Education 5
- Hidalgo County (Tex.)--History. 5
- Texas, South--History. 5
- Anniversaries 4
- Architecture--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley. 4
- Families 4 ∧ less
- English 229
- Spanish; Castilian 16
- Multiple languages 2
- University of Texas-Pan American 4
- Hidalgo County Historical Commission (Tex.) 3
- Torres, Rene 3
- Garcia, Selina Kristal 2
- Garza, Reynaldo G., 1915-2004 2
- Hidalgo County (Tex.) 2
- Hidalgo County Historical Society. 2
- Jeffrey Rovenpor Rare Books 2
- Alfredo Náñez 1
- Alice S. Dougherty Closner, Mrs. 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 1
- Billingslea, Wesley 1
- Border Bank Collection 1
- Brown, Jacob, 1789-1846 1
- Camargo Archives 1
- Campney, Brent M. S. 1
- Canales Molano, Servando 1 ∧ less