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8 hours ago Texashistoricalfoundation.org Show details

Realizing the need to preserve Texan's shared history and educate them about their past, the Texas Historical Foundation was incorporated in 1954 as a 501 (c) (3) organization to take on this mission. Using public donations, THF invests in this work by providing funds to nonprofits that are saving the buildings, artifacts, documents and

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Archives & Reference TSLAC Texas State Library and

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The Archives and Information Services Division (ARIS) preserves and documents the shared heritage and culture of Texas by identifying, collecting, and making available the official archival records of Texas government. From historical treasures such as the first Texas Constitution to government digital records, ARIS maintains and provides access to more than 200 million …

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THC.Texas.Gov Texas Historical Commission

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The Texas Historical Commission is the state agency for historic preservation. Our nationally recognized programs bring awareness to Texas' architectural, archeological, and cultural landmarks.

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Texas Treasures Online Exhibit of Historical Documents and

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Texas Treasures - An online exhibit of historical artifacts and documents. The Republic of Texas Early Statehood Giants of Texas History Native American Relations. Rangers and Outlaws Texas Characters Flags and Maps The Texas Constitution. Table of Contents. Texas history mural - Lorenzo de Zavala State Archives and Library Building lobby

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Texas Historic Documents

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Texas Historical Documents and other writings. This Day in Texas History: Today: Texas History Timeline: 1528 - 1983 : Gonzales, Texas History Timeline: 1825 - 1925: Texas Civil War Timeline: 1860 - 1865: The First Europeans in Texas: 1528 - 1536: The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza De Vaca:

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Texas 175: A Dozen Documents That Made A Difference

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512-463-5474Texas State Library and Archives. 1201 Brazos St. Austin, TX 78701. Mail: P.O. Box 12927 Austin, TX 78711. Tel: 512-463-5474 Fax: 512-463-5436 Email TSLAC

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Archive Collections Texas General Land Office

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Details. The Deed of Acquittance Register is an index of those land owners who have been granted a Deed of Acquittance for excess acreage by the General Land Office. This volume is the only extant register and covers 1960-1983. The Excess Acreage Log records where and how much land is in excess, 1965-1999.

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Texas History at Home THC.Texas.gov Texas Historical

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Texas History at Home. As families are creating new routines and learning how to educate students from home, we are providing free instructive resources about Texas history, preservation, and heritage tourism. We’ll continue to add new content, so …

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EarlyDay TexasHistorical Documents

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HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS OF EARLY-DAY TEXAS > This web page contains a collection of old documents of historical significance to the Republic and state of Texas. TEXAS DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE The Declaration of November 7, 1835, announced that the Texan war against Mexico principally intended to restore the Mexican Constitution of 1824

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Texas History Timeline Bullock Texas State History Museum

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Courtesy Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association. March 2, 1910. 1910 First Military Air Flight Takes Place in San Antonio. Wilbur and Orville Wright, who in 1903 had designed and flown the first successful aircraft at Kitty Hawk in North Carolina, also built the Army's first airplane.

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Learning Resources THC.Texas.gov Texas Historical

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African Americans in Texas: A Lasting Legacy Discover the important and visible stories of African American history throughout the state.In this travel guide and video series from the Texas Historical Commission, explore freedmen's communities, Rosenwald schools, family cemeteries, civil rights archives, historic neighborhoods and more. African American Historic Sites This …

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State Historical Markers THC.Texas.gov Texas

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Historical markers can be found in all 254 Texas counties. Age, significance, and architectural requirements govern the eligibility of topics and sites when applying for either a subject marker, Historic Texas Cemetery marker, or a Recorded Texas Historic

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TSHA Texas State Archives

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The Texas State Archives are made up of the documents and records from the various periods of Texas history: Spanish Texas, 1731–1820; Mexican Texas, 1821–36; the Republic of Texas, 1836–45; the state of Texas, 1846-present.The collection of eighteenth and nineteenth century archival material is remarkably complete, considering the vicissitudes that have marked the history of Texas.

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Documents of Texas History The Portal to Texas History

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Book containing 141 documents pertinent to the history of Texas. These range from reports by Spanish explorers in the sixteenth century to speeches and legal cases from the twentieth century. Each document is preceded by brief introduction by the editors.

Publish Year: 1994
Author: Ernest Wallace, David M. Vigness, George B. Ward

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Historical Texas Statutes

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*There is no free, public online source for codified Texas statutes in effect between the last volume on this page and 2004. For these intervening years, see the session laws available on the Legislative Archive system from the Legislative Reference Library.. The State Law Library has an extensive print collection of historical Texas statutes, and we make these available to the …

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Collections The Portal to Texas History

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Situated in the Gulf Coast region of Texas, Brazoria County has seen publication of some of the earliest newspapers published in Texas. One of the earliest titles in this collection, the Texas Gazette and Brazoria Commercial Advertiser, began publication in 1832 and documents Texas' history when it was still a part of the United Mexican States, in the state of Coahuila y Tejas.

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Texas History Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

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The collection houses historical prints depicting Texas people, places, and events, as well as an ephemera collection that includes a copy of the Texas Declaration of Independence, printed in San Felipe de Austin in 1836. Some five thousand other rare public notices, many of them printed on pioneer Texas presses, document Texas history and culture.

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Texas State Historical Association The Portal to Texas

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About. Organized in Austin on March 2, 1897, the Texas State Historical Association is the oldest learned society in the state. Its mission is to "foster the appreciation, understanding, and teaching of the rich and unique history of Texas and, by example and through programs and activities, encourage and promote research, preservation, and publication of historical

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Historic Texas Texas History, Old Photographs, Maps.

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Texas National Archives

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$33,096University of Texas-Austin, Barker Texas History Center, Austin, TX $33,096 to arrange, describe, preserve, and make accessible images from the Robert Runyon Photograph Collection (1912-47), which documents the Mexican Revolution's impact on the borderland region, the U.S. military effort at Fort Brown, and the development of the Rio Grande Valley.

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Documents of Texas History Legacy of Texas

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Documents of Texas History, a valuable reference work for students, teachers, scholars, and history aficionados, provides an in-depth, firsthand understanding of Texas history. The 141 documents selected for this book are accounts of significant events in Texas history, beginning with Cabeza de Vaca’s 1528 expedition and ending with the national …

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Historic Preservation LibGuides at University of Texas

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The Alexander Architectural Archives at the University of Texas at Austin is an architectural research center of national importance. As a unit of the University of Texas Libraries within the Architecture and Planning Library, the Archives support research and education about the history of the built environment by acquiring and preserving research collections and by …

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America's Historical Documents National Archives

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America's Historical Documents. The National Archives preserves and provides access to the records of the Federal Government. Here is a sample of these records, from our most celebrated milestones to little-known surprises . Brown v. Board of Education.

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Texas History Timeline: Texas Important Dates and Events

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20th Century Texas History Timeline. 1900 - Sept. 8 - The "Great Hurricane," destroys much of Galveston and kills 6,000 people there. 1901 - Jan. 10 - Oil found by mining engineer Capt. A.F. Lucas at Spindletop near Beaumont catapults Texas into the petroleum age. 1902 - Poll tax becomes a requirement for voting.

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Gallery of the Republic

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Each of these historic Texas flags is entirely hand-crafted with the help of the Texas Archives in our workshop in Dripping Springs, Texas. Each is based on the historic records and eye-witness accounts of the men and women who lived in the 1800s. Even the fabric has been especially made and hand-dyed for these unique creations.

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Documents Texas Almanac

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Texas Declaration of Independence . . .We, therefore, the delegates, with plenary powers, of the people of Texas, in solemn convention assembled, appealing to a candid world for the necessities of our condition, do hereby resolve and declare that our political connection with the Mexican nation has forever ended; . . .

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Historical Documents Company

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215-533-4500Search for a Document: Historical Documents Co. 2555 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137 Phone 215-533-4500 Fax 215-533-9319 [email protected]

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All Collections, Alphabetical Texas History: Primary

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Lone Star History LInks: Selected Texas History Primary Source Documents (Texas State Historical Association) Lukes Collection of Houston Photographic Research Materials, 1969-1974 (Rice Univ.) Marguerite Johnston Barnes Research Materials for Houston, The Unknown City, 1830-1991.

Author: Kristina Claunch
Publish Year: 2010

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Historical Documents Office of Harris County District Clerk

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The Historical Document Room was opened to the public on October 24, 2006. The room is available for viewing historical documents from 1837—1925. These court records are not just paper, they are valuable sources of Texas' and Houston’s history. Some of the most badly deteriorated records have been restored and preserved by the Harris County

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Report on the Preservation of Historical Texas State Court

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states, was convicted of murder in 1878 and sentenced to prison in Huntsville, Texas.3 The historical documents that record the true story about the trial and sentencing of Hardin are at risk of being stolen, destroyed, or lost. The District Clerk of Comanche County is

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Documents of Texas History: Wallace, Ernest, Vigness

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"The first edition of Documents of Texas History had 126 primary documents, ranging from a report of the first Spanish exploration of Texas to the official meteorological report on Hurricane Carla in 1961. The 320-page revised edition offers fifteen additional documents, from material on the Kennedy assassination to the Dallas Cowboys.

Author: Ernest Wallace, David M. Vigness, George B. Ward
Rating: 5/5(4)
Publish Year: 1994

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East Texas Genealogical Society The Portal to Texas History

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They do so through the collection and preservation of historical documents and resources. They offer the First Families of East Texas certificate program, which aims to collect information on pioneer families that settled in East Texas.

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Historical Document Info CourthouseDirect.com

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FileViewer provides access to scanned indexes and images of the historical handwritten, and current documents, indexes and plats for Real Property, and Oil and Gas records in Texas

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Texas’ “1836 Project” is a blessing in disguise for teachers.

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But as a historian, a Texas history professor, and a proud born-and-raised Texan, I applaud the new law’s call to “promote awareness” of the founders and founding documents of Texas.

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signs “critical race theory” bill

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This law, which goes into effect Sept. 1, includes a list of founding documents that Texas students must be taught. It also includes a list of additional historical documents

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The Laws of Slavery in Texas: Historical Documents and

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The Laws of Slavery in Texas: Historical Documents and Essays (Texas Legal Studies Series) [Campbell, Randolph B., Pugsley, William S., Duncan, Marilyn P.] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Laws of Slavery in Texas: Historical Documents and Essays (Texas Legal Studies Series)

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History of Texas Wikipedia

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This map is the earliest recorded document of Texas history. Between 1528 and 1535, four survivors of the Narváez expedition, including Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca and Estevanico, spent six and a half years in Texas as slaves and traders among various native groups. Cabeza de Vaca was the first European to explore the interior of Texas.

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Original Historical Manuscripts & Rare Documents for Sale

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Signed Historical Letters & Documents. History is constantly being made all around us. Other timeless pieces of our history are tied to other notable figures of past generations that touched us forever. Moments in Time is passionate about the collection of pieces of this history in the form of rare autographs,

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HistoryForSale Historical Autographs, Collectibles

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Welcome to History For Sale. With over 236,000 items in our archives, HistoryForSale is the world's largest dealer of authentic hand-signed autographs and collectibles. From autographed celebrity photographs and rare historical manuscripts to unique music and sports signed memorabilia, we have it all.

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Texas History teacheroz.com

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Texas Treasures Online Exhibit of Historical Documents and Artifacts - Texas State Library Archives & Manuscripts - Texas State Library Historias Paralelas: Digital Collections Documents of Early Texas The Avalon Project : Spanish-American Diplomacy The Avalon Project : Mexican-American Diplomacy

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CONTENTdm East Texas Digital Archives

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A collection of ETRC photographs, documents, maps, books and other archival materials that emphasize east Texas life, culture, and history. General Bulletins, SFA The General Bulletin contains the university calendar, history, departmental information, degree programs and requirements, along with tuition and fee expenses.

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Where can I find historical records in Texas?

The Texas State Library and Archive Commission collects official records of Texas government and other significant historical resources. The Texas Archival Resources Online allows you to conduct a search for the finding aids of many of these collections and others across the state.

How are Texas history collections tell the story of Texas?

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources. Added: March 2012.

Why is Texas history important to the state of Texas?

Preservation education is key to learning from our past. We Are Texans Preserving Texas. Texas history is unique, colorful, and vast. Realizing the need to preserve Texan's shared history and educate them about their past, the Texas Historical Foundation was incorporated in 1954 as a 501 (c) (3) organization to take on this mission.

What is the mission of the Texas State Historical Association?

Its mission is to "foster the appreciation, understanding, and teaching of the rich and unique history of Texas and, by example and through programs and activities, encourage and promote research, preservation, and publication of historical material affecting the state of Texas."

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