Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)--History
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Acts of the Visit of the Royal Commissioners (Auto de la general visita) [photocopies]
Brownsville Newsletters Collection
The collection consists of ten newsletters from organizations located in Brownsville, Texas. The newsletters chronicle the history and development of Brownsville and topics include art, architecture, businesses, higher education, historical accounts, events, notable people, preservation, transportation, and industry.
Dick Heller Jr. Collection
Eligio (Kika) de la Garza Congressional Papers
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.
Frances Isbell Collection
Hidalgo County Historical Commission Collection
History by Chance (column), 2002
Newspaper clippings of weekly history column.
"Hometown Teams" Reception Collection
Photographic views of the Lower Rio Grande Valley [view book] / photos by Dickey, 1920s
Viewbook contains 50 photographs from around the lower Rio Grande Valley.
Rene Torres Collection
Rubén Hinojosa Congressional Papers
The Congressional Papers of Rubén Hinojosa consists of 291 linear feet of materials dating from 1997 - 2016. The papers were created during Rubén Hinojosa's time as an elected official in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1997 - 2016, representing the 15th Congressional District in South Texas. The collection consists of legislative material as well as casework of local projects and issues.
Series I: Lower Rio Grande Valley histories, 1876 - 2007, bulk: 1991 - 1999
Series contains monographs, manuscripts, and newspaper articles related to the Lower Rio Grande Valley. The majority of the files focus on the areas of Hidaldo County and Starr County, Texas.
Valley Old Timers (column), 1994
Newspaper clippings of weekly column featuring valley "old timers". Mary Alice Martin, Henry Kawahata, Al Martin, Harriette Martin, Ada Lee Chisum, Jeanette Watson, Marvin Kautsch, Dorothy Kautsch, Alfonso Ramirez, Leo Schmidt, Rufus Wisdom, Margaret Wisdom, Izora Skinner, Becky Lopez, Mary Virginia Polk, Spurgeon Brown, Carroll Huff, John Jett
Ya Mero Tomo I and Tomo II, newspaper published in McAllen, Texas.