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Thornton Papers

Identifier: THR/01/2014.s070
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of 13 letters written by Margaret Thornton of Huntsville, Texas, to various relatives in her native England, plus two additional letters by other family members writing from overseas.The Thornton letters describe daily life and events in East Texas, especially Walker County and Huntsville, as interpreted by a recent immigrant from England. Among her descriptions are the yellow fever epidemic of 1867, a fire and fire control (a bucket brigade), and martial law...
Dates: 1861 - 1869

Tomas Rivera Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2021.s227
Scope and Contents

This collection holds materials regarding Tomas Rivera’s career and time as a professor at Sam Houston State University.

Dates: 1969 - 2012

Tourism Brochure Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2018.s192
Scope and Contents

This collection contains brochures regarding travel in various states, as well as an international city. These brochures also feature sights to see in each state and the international city.

Dates: 1926 - 1936

Tribute to Southwestern Culture Flyer

Identifier: THR/01/2023.s264
Scope and Contents

This collection consists solely of a flyer from the Tribute to Southwestern Culture event.

Dates: 1977-04-14

Trinity Exponent Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2017.s147
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a newspaper published by Trinity University.

Dates: 1889-06

United States History Civil War Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2018.s189
Scope and Contents

This collection contains campaigns, pamphlets, maps, correspondence, bibliographies, and miscellaneous items from the Civil War.

Dates: 1918 - 2006; Undated

Untitled Manuscript Collection

Identifier: THR/01/204.s032
Scope and Contents

The Untitled Manuscript Collection includes two rough draft manuscripts. Both manuscripts are untitled,undated, and uncredited. One manuscript is a fictional novel about an American man named David traveling to Europe. The other manuscript is a fictional story about a black woman named Tomato born on Smokey Row plantation who has the ability to communicate with the supernatural.

Dates: 1939

Upton Sinclair Correspondence Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2019.s200
Scope and Contents

The Upton Sinclair Correspondence Collection consists of correspondence and publications by or relating to Upton Sinclair. The first box has six files and contains correspondence, a book, and a play by Upton Sinclair. The second box has three files containing a book on Upton Sinclair, a copy of his journal, and a catalogue of books, manuscripts, and other materials from the Upton Sinclair Archives at the Lilly Libraryat Indiana University.

Dates: 1927 - 1978

USS John W. Thomason DD760 Battleship Collection

Identifier: THR/01/2017.s123
Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials donated by Oscar Boudreaux, crewmembers, and other members of the USS John W. Thomason DD760 Association. It consists of photos of the battleship, its crew and travels, as well as various memorabilia and items from the ship.

Dates: 1945 - 2018

Valine Hobbs Collection

Identifier: UAC/21/2023.a020
Scope and Contents

The materials within this collection feature Valine Hobbs' career as a professor and author. The collection is composed of a poem from The Instructor magazine, a photocopied article from the Sam Houston Alumnus magazine, and a photocopy of a Board of Regents meeting report about accepted professors' retirements.

Dates: 1945; 1969

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