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Map samples

 Collection — other: Oversize 1A
Identifier: e5151620-00cf-4571-afed-8906fdc5cf1f
Scope and Contents 13 map samples in various formats.
Dates: -

Maps of Archivo General de la Nación (Mexico) Collection

Identifier: BD-0026
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.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1700-1851 (not inclusive)

Margaret and Malcolm Snavely Collection

 Collection — Container: 229
Identifier: ELIBR-0229
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

McAllen Bicentennial Celebration records

 Collection — Container: 219, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0219
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

McAllen Centennial Committee records

 Collection — Container: 19, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0019
Scope and Contents Collection contains organizational files for planning and hosting the 2004 McAllen Centennial.
Dates: 2004

McAllen Chamber of Commerce Collection

 Collection — Container: 22
Identifier: ELIBR-0022
Scope and Contents Collection includes reports, economic data, visitor guides, programs, and photographs.
Dates: 1903 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1967 - 2013

McAllen Genealogical Society Collection

 Collection — Container: 238, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0238
Content Description Collection includes the 8th Annual Family History Seminar, A Workshop in Genealogical Problem Solving.
Dates: 1999

McAllen High School Time Capsule

 Collection — Container: 98
Identifier: ELIBR-0098

McAllen International Museum (MIM) / International Museum of Art and Science (IMAS)

 Collection — Container: 87
Identifier: ELIBR-0087
Scope and Contents The collection consists of event programs, exhibition flyers, and newsletters.
Dates: 1985 - 2007

McAllen Landmark, Heritage Property, or District Applications Collection

 Collection — Container: 122, Box: 1D
Identifier: ELIBR-0122
Scope and Contents Applications for McAllen Landmark Heritage Property (or district).
Dates: 2006, 2008; Other: Date acquired: 2009-01-08

McAllen, Texas (City)

 Collection — Container: 115
Identifier: ELIBR-0115

McMurray Family Collection

 Collection — Container: 118
Identifier: ELIBR-0118
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

Menton Murray Collection

 Collection — Container: 0015
Identifier: BLIBR-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

Mercedes Green Hornets photograph

 Collection — Container: 199
Identifier: ELIBR-0199
Content Description One photograph of the Mercedes Green Hornets fastpitch softball team from 1947. District Championship Team.
Dates: 1947

Mexico printed maps

 Collection — other: Map Cabinet
Identifier: UTPA-Mexico Maps

Mi Lindo Rio Grande; El Mexicotejano

Identifier: BSA-Null
Scope and Contents 1 45 RPM record with piano score and guitar chords. Spanish lyrics with English transcripts.
Dates: -

Mier, Mexico Archives photostatic copies

 Collection — Container: 3
Identifier: ELIBR-0003
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

Minnie Gilbert Collection

 Collection — Container: 233, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0233
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

Missouri Pacific Brownsville Depot Collection

Identifier: BLIBR-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

Mrs. D. F. Strickland diaries

 Collection — Container: 234, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0234
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

Palo Alto/Mexican War Research Collection

 Collection — Container: 0008
Identifier: BLIBR-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

Paul Henggeler Collection

 Collection — Container: 152
Identifier: ELIBR-0152
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

Periodicals - miscellaneous issues

 Collection — Container: 150, Box: 2D
Identifier: ELIBR-0150
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

Porfirio Diaz Historical Documents

 Collection — Container: 202
Identifier: ELIBR-0202
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

Pre-First World War clippings scrapbook

 Collection — Container: 236, Volume: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0236
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.
Dates: undated

Precinct No. 13, Hidalgo County, Precinct Convention minutes

 Collection — Container: 223, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0223
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.
Dates: 1952

Priscilla Club of McAllen records

 Collection — Container: 224, Folder: 1
Identifier: ELIBR-0224
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

Reference Files

 Collection — Container: 62, Box: 13R, 98D
Identifier: ELIBR-0062
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.
Dates: -

Rene Torres Collection

 Collection — Container: 0035
Identifier: BD-0035

Reynaldo G. Garza Collection

 Collection — Container: 142
Identifier: ELIBR-0142
Scope and Contents Collection includes documents, correspondence, and committee information concerning the Select Committee on Higher Education. Issues addressed by the committee include testing of college students and necessity for comprehensive universities in South Texas.
Dates: 1985-1988; Other: Date acquired: 0001-01-01

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