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Scope and Contents Sample collection of 17 maps of colonial Mexico and Texas from the Archivo General de la Nacion, Mexico. Project funded by the Summerlee Foundation. Images and descriptions provided by the photographer Armando Alonzo
Images are accessible via our institutional repository.
Images are accessible via our institutional repository.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1700-1851 (not inclusive)
Collection — Container: 229
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials related to Margaret and Malcolm Snavely and Malcolm's parents: Guy and Charlotte Snavely including photographs, Harlingen Study Club yearbook from Mrs. Guy Snavely, and Methodist Church directories from Margaret Snavely.
Dates: 1929 - 1993
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: 22
Scope and Contents Collection includes reports, economic data, visitor guides, programs, and photographs.
Dates: 1903 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1967 - 2013
Collection — Container: 238, Folder: 1
Content Description Collection includes the 8th Annual Family History Seminar, A Workshop in Genealogical Problem Solving.
Collection — Container: 98
Dates: 1915 - 1917
Collection — Container: 87
Scope and Contents The collection consists of event programs, exhibition flyers, and newsletters.
Dates: 1985 - 2007
Collection — Container: 122, Box: 1D
Scope and Contents Applications for McAllen Landmark Heritage Property (or district).
Dates: 2006, 2008; Other: Date acquired: 2009-01-08
Collection — Container: 115
Dates: 1948 - 2013
Collection — Container: 118
Scope and Contents Collection primarily consists of photographs from Mission, Texas, as well as others that are unidentified. The collection also contains documents pertaining to Robertie McMurray and G. M. McMurray.
Dates: 1909-1931, 1986
Collection — Container: 0015
Scope and Contents The papers of Menton Murray (1907-1989) consist of correspondence, photos, books, periodicals, and other ephemeral items. The papers document Murray’s careers as a journalist, lawyer, and Texas State Legislator. Also depicted are Murray’s other public activities in and around his Harlingen, Texas home. These activities include: Lion’s Club, Knights of Columbus, Harlingen Cardinal’s Quarterback Club, the Cameron County Historical Society and many more. Finally there is documentation of...
Dates: 1919 - 1989
Collection — Container: 199
Content Description One photograph of the Mercedes Green Hornets fastpitch softball team from 1947. District Championship Team.
Collection — other: Map Cabinet
Identifier: UTPA-Mexico Maps
Scope and Contents 1 45 RPM record with piano score and guitar chords. Spanish lyrics with English transcripts.
Collection — Container: 3
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection is comprised of municipal records including official communications as well as financial records from the town of Mier, Mexico. The collection also includes school records, marks and brands, inhabitant lists, inventories, election and census records.
Dates: 1821 - 1947; Other: Date acquired: 0001-01-01
Collection — Container: 233, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Collection includes articles written by Minnie Gilbert, including "Bethlehem on the Rio Grande" about a pastorela play. Documents concerning ornithologist Irby Davis, "Birdman of the Valley" and author of "A Field guide to Birds of Mexico and Central America". File also includes black and white photographs.
Dates: 1961, 1985
Collection — Folder: 0003
Scope and Contents This collection consists of: plans, measurement files, public domain pictures, maps, research items on architect Robert Bertram Kelly, text documents on the depot written by Mr. David N. Currey, photos, photographs of the first depot, photographs of the "sister depot" in SL-SF passenger station in Pensacola, Florida, and postcard views of neighboring El Jardin Hotel.
Dates: 1904 - 1965
Collection — Container: 234, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents File includes short notes of daily activities as recorded in a 1939 year book and a 1941 desk diary.
Dates: 1939 - 1941
Collection — Container: 0008
Scope and Contents This collection of three document cases consists of research material pertaining to the Battle of Resaca de la Palma and the Battle of Palo Alto, as well as the overall Mexican-American War. Included are primary sources and reproductions of battle maps, books, reports, and surveys as well as published booklets, invitation, flyers, and newsletters published by the Palo Alto National Historic Site; the only National Park in South Texas.
Dates: 1846 - 1998
Collection — Container: 152
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers collected, and audio interviews conducted by Paul Henggeler regarding his research and publication interests on the continuing influences John F. Kennedy and the Kennedy family continued to play on future presidents. Files also include Paul Henggeler's new research interest in Cesar Chavez and the farm labor movement.
Dates: 1960 - 1994
Collection — Container: 150, Box: 2D
Scope and Contents Single issues of larger runs of periodicals (magazines, journals, and newspapers) retained because of specific articles and issues concerning southern Texas and northeastern Mexico.
Dates: -; Other: Date acquired: 0001-01-01
Collection — Container: 202
Scope and Contents Collection contains three documents related to Porfirio Diaz; two letters written to the Governor of the State of Durango regarding military and personnel matters, and one signed military appointment signed by Diaz, of the appointment of Antonio Paes to the position of Lieutenant Colonel of infantry.
Dates: 1878-01-26; 1902-12; 1903-07-06
Collection — Container: 236, Volume: 1
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of undated newspaper clippings. Clippings are primarily humorous stories, human interest stories, and poems. First clipping is of Geo. H. Dirmeyer 'Bird Cage Saloon' menu [humorous menu]. Newspaper clippings presumably clipped before First World War, as one article refers to the "next German war" and before automobiles were common as some articles refer to horses, mules, carriages, and horse-cars.
Collection — Container: 223, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Folder contains meeting minutes of the Precinct Convention, Precinct No. 13, Hidalgo County, Texas, held at Edinburg, Texas on the 3rd day of May, 1952.
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: 0007
Scope and Contents R.B. Creager papers cover the whole of Creager's life. His records include when he served as the Brownsville Customs Collector under Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft. His 1916 run for Governor of Texas as a Republican is not well documented, but his other service to the Republican Party is. There is correspondence documenting his relationship with President Warren Harding and his activities as a conduit for political patronage for those rare Texas Republicans before World...
Dates: 1920 - 1950
Collection — Container: 62, Box: 13R, 98D
Scope and Contents Collection contains articles, clippings, flyers, brochures, maps, and other ephemera collected by the Library Special Collections on topics concerning the Lower Rio Grande Valley Collection pertaining to the geographic region of southern Texas and northeastern Mexico.
Collection — Container: 0035
Dates: 1970 - 2016
Collection — Box: 0016, Box: 1-66
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the sixty-six boxes (twenty-two available at the moment) that chronicle Judge Reynaldo G. Garza's legal career, and civic engagement, as well as his involvement with higher education in South Texas.
Dates: 1950 - 2004
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Edinburg Campus 185
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives, Brownsville Campus 34
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Special Collections and Archives Digital Collections 19
- Brownsville (Tex.) 22
- Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)--History 12
- Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) 11
- Business enterprises--Rio Grande Valley. 10
- McAllen (Tex.)--History. 10
- Brownsville (Tex.)--History 8
- Photographs 8
- Edinburg (Tex.)--History. 7
- Hidalgo County (Tex.) 7
- Education 6
- Fort Brown (Brownsville, Tex.) 6
- Frontier and pioneer life--Rio Grande Valley. 6
- Matamoros (Mexico) 6
- Rio Grande Valley--History. 6
- Sports 6
- Architecture--Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley. 5
- Hidalgo County (Tex.)--History. 5
- Promotional materials 5
- Soldiers--American 5
- Texas, South--History. 5 ∧ less
- Hidalgo County Historical Commission (Tex.) 3
- Torres, Rene 3
- University of Texas-Pan American 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