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SHNI Sam Houston Book Review Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2016.s115
Scope and Contents

Sam Houston Normal Institute students of the Class of 1919, including Daisy L. Smith, wrote reviews of books covering Sam Houston and his life.

Dates: 1919

SHSU Centennial Memorabilia Photograph Prints

Identifier: UAC/2/2023.a025
Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of thirty-two photograph reprints done by Weston McCoy for the Sam Houston State University Alumni Association for their contribution to the Centennial Memorabilia Collection celebrating SHSU's 100 years.

These reprints feature the early days of SHSU when it was Sam Houston Normal Institute and Sam Houston State Teachers College.

Dates: 1879 - 1937; Majority of material found within 1911 - 1918

SHSU Presidents-Thomason Materials

Identifier: THR/01/2023.s262
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence between various parties, including past presidents of Sam Houston State University (and prior names), librarians, and Mrs. John W. Thomason. The correspondence focuses on materials donated to Sam Houston State University’s rare books room. The rare books room is currently named for John W. Thomason, Jr. and houses the Sam Houston State University Special Collections.

Dates: 1963 - 1985

SHSU View Book Collection

Identifier: UAC/21/2023.a024
Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of four viewbooks - three from Sam Houston Normal Institute and one from Sam Houston State Teachers College. The viewbooks provide black-and-white photographs and written information about SHNI/SHSTC.

Dates: 1910; 1922

Sierra Leone Police Training School Manual

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s041
Scope and Contents

The Sierra Leone Police Training School Manual contains regulations and guidelines for trainee Police officers. The Police Training School Manual contains handwritten notes by Joseph Josie, the original owner of the manual. Dr. Sam S. Souryal retired from Sam Houston State University in 2014 and the Sierra Leone Police Training School Manual was part of his personal rare book collection which he left to the University.

Dates: 1968

Small Magazine and Press Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2018.s190
Scope and Contents

This collection contains press printings, catalogues, magazines, and an insert with Paul Culp notes.

Dates: 1969 - 2008

Special Collections and Archives Collection Materials

Identifier: THR/01/2018.s187
Scope and Contents

This collection contains pamphlets, publications, press releases, correspondence, and newspaper clippings about the special collections libraries throughout the state of Texas.

Dates: 1953 - 2016

Spring Hill Store Daily Ledger Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s036
Scope and Contents

The Spring Hill Store Daily Ledge was used to record store transactions from 1839 through 1941. The ledger is unbound. The pages of the ledger have been conserved. Donated by Dr. James Long, Biology Department, Sam Houston State Teacher’s College (SHSU).

Dates: 1839 - 1941

S.R. Warner Collection

Identifier: UAC/09/2022.a004
Scope and Contents

The materials in this box are made up of personal photographs, a Sam Houston Normal Institute panoramic class photograph, a newspaper article clipping, SHNI Manual Training Building postcard, S.R. Warner's progress report on his research about plant foods for quail in Southeast Texas, S.R. Warner's diploma and license of instruction from the College of William and Mary.

Dates: 1919 - 1943

Stephen F. Austin’s “Old 300” Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s067
Scope and Contents This collection was purchased and donated by James L. Britton, III. These thirty documents contain original papers signed by a number of Stephen F. Austin’s original settlers, among Texas’ earliest Anglo immigrants. These early settlers were referred to as the “Old 300.” The collection includes writs of partition, estate documents, summons, collection fees, guardian bonds and other documents. The earliest document pertains to Abraham Alley, who settled in 1822. One of the later papers was...
Dates: 1831 - 1854; Undated

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