Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Flood control projects Lower Rio Grande, Texas, Sterling H. Dietz and United Irrigation Company, 1949-08-30
The collection consists of business and personal files from John H. Shary, the largest collection of which is the United Irrigation Company series. The collection primarily contains business files, correspondence, internal memos, legal proceedings, maps, blueprints, and newspaper and magazine clippings.
Miller F. Armstrong talks about the early days of Mission, Texas. He remembers the bandits and raids, and when the telephone was introduced in Mission in 1911. He received his degree as a lawyer then became a judge. Interview conducted on 12 July 1973. Digital transfer completed on 18 September 2013 from the analog cassette tape.
From the inside cover "The following views are faithful reproductions of genuine photographs of some of the many objects of interest to be seen on the John H. Shary Subdivision and other points of in the Lower Rio Grande Valley."
View book contains 40 pages printed in black and white with brief captions (left) and photographs (right).