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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

16th Annual Border Governors Conference, June 25–26, 1998

 File — BLIBR-0075-IA-N, Box: 2, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Contains a volume of news and information relating to the 16th Annual Border Governors Conference and it steering committee, including news releases and articles, memoranda, conference agenda, governor's bios, budgets, and more. Also included in Folder 1 are (4) sections from regional newspapers, including San Antonio Express, Brownsville Chamber of Commerce: Progress, Brownsville Herald, and the "Brownsville City...
Dates: Event: June 25–26, 1998

Boycott in Tamaulipas

Scope and Contents

Photograph shows hundreds of men standing around a few men seated or kneeling. Flags are featured prominently.

Dates: dates vary

Dearl Adams & Project Ridley Collection

Identifier: BLIBR-0034
Scope and Contents Collection consists chiefly of 35 mm slide collection documenting Dearl Adams efforts to establish a rookery for the Kemp's Ridley sea turtle on South Padre Island. Images show turtles at different life cycle stages, including nests, eggs, hatchlings, adolescents and adults.Dearl Adams and his family (brother Thearl and wife Ethel) were citizen conservationists from Brownsville, Texas. The Adames led efforts to gather eggs from the sole Kemp's ridley sea turtle rookery in Playa...
Dates: c. 1966–1974

Eligio (Kika) de la Garza Oral History Interview 6, 2009-10-22

Identifier: 78-6
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The Congressional Papers of Eligio "Kika" de la Garza consist of approximately 425 linear feet of materials dating from 1965 - 1996. The bulk of the papers date from 1965-1980 and 1989-1996. The papers were created during Kika de la Garza's time as an elected official in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1965 - 1996, representing the 15th Congressional District in South Texas.

Dates: 2009-10-22

Internet Archive: Eligio (Kika) de la Garza Oral History Interview 6

 Digital Record

Mapa de Mexico, 1825

Scope and Contents From the Collection:

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 are accessible via our institutional repository.

Dates: 1825

Mexico Stereoscope Cards, MX1–MX100

 Series — Box 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Keystone View Company Stereographic Library collection contains 350 stereoscope cards, or stereographs, of historical people, places, and topics. The collection is comprised of four different series, including American History, Cowboys, American Indians and Mexico.Stereographs consist of two nearly identical photographs or photomechanical prints, paired to produce the illusion of a single three-dimensional image, usually when viewed through a stereoscope. The stereographs in...
Dates: undated