History -- Texas
Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:
The Thomason Audio Visual Collection contains 41 individual audiocassette recordings. These audiocassette recordings include oral history interviews of several Huntsville and Walker County residents. The oral history interviews were recorded by Paul Culp, Charles Dwyer, and Dr. Gerald Holder. The collection also includes poetry readings, music, and radio broadcasts that concern Texas and past employees of Sam Houston State University.
The Cincinnati, Texas Materials collection covers the history of Cincinnati, Texas and several families that lived there.
The Don Reid Capital Punishment Collection (1959-1973; three boxes) contains materials which belonged to Don Reid, Jr. concerning his work with capital punishment in Texas. It consists of notes, letters to Mr.Reid, article rough drafts with editor’s notes, capital punishment publications, photos, magazine articles, clippings, and newspapers.
This early Texas store ledger (1853-1854; 1 box) contains documentation of transactions. This ledger does not contain the name of the businesses.S.M.E. is written in pencil and Plantersville, Texas is written in pen on the back of the front cover.
The Edinburgh Family Papers (1790 - 2012; one folder) include family genealogy research and historical documents of the Edinburgh family of East Texas. The collection includes photocopied county records, maps, photographs, and correspondence relating to the family’s lineage.
The Galveston Documents Collection contains correspondence, photographs, tourist information, programs, publications, and newspapers. The Galveston Documents Collection was processed from a vertical file. It focuses on Galveston, Texas in general, as well as the infamous 1900 Storm.