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CS_00/CS_13. Texas History

 Collecting Area Term
Identifier: CS_00/CS_13

Found in 2785 Collections and/or Records:

Walter Dickson Adams papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00635

Walter Dickson Adams Papers, 1880-1961, are comprised of correspondence, speeches, reports, account books, legislative bills, prescriptions, scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings and pamphlets documenting the career of pharmacist Adams (1872-1961), a prominent leader in his profession who was active in state and national politics and in the promotion of higher education in Texas.

Dates: 1880 - 1961

Oscar Murray Addison papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00685

Addison was a Methodist clergyman (1820-1898), circuit rider in the Texas Conference, served in the Confederate Army, represented the American Bible Association in Texas, and became charter member of the Northwest Texas Conference in 1866. Papers document the history of the Methodist Church in Texas as well as the Addison family and Addison’s career.

Dates: 1834 - 1915

John Adriance papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00688

John Adriance, a native of Troy, New York, went to Texas in 1835. Adriance was involved with the promotion of railroads and canals, and he was a deputy for the Commissary Department and a county commissioner during the Civil War. Papers deal primarily with the mercantile business carried on by Adriance with various partners over the years, the management of his agricultural interests and Waldeck Plantation, his investments in land, and his promotion of transportation in his area.

Dates: 1832 - 1903

I. D. Affleck papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00690

Papers consist of the typescript of biographical writings concerning John Coffee Hays (1817-1883), who was employed by the Republic of Texas to make surveys on the frontier, became a captain as a Texas Ranger and Indian fighter, and was a colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War.

Dates: circa 1890, 1933

Agricultural Society of Cat Spring minutes

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00691

Proceedings of the first agricultural society established in Texas for the years 1856-1906.

Dates: 1856 - 1906; 1909

Agriculture scrapbook

Identifier: camh-arc-004537

The Agriculture scrapbook consists of newspaper clippings related to various Texas agriculture topics.

Dates: 1918 - 1940

Marquis de Aguayo papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00692
Abstract Diary in Spanish of Azlor y Virto de Vera, Marquis de Aguayo (1677-1734), a photostatic copy of the original in the San Francisco Archives of the National Library, Mexico City, contains Aguayo's account of his expedition to Texas (1720-1722) to reoccupy the East Texas missions and presidios that had been abandoned during the French invasion in 1719. Second item is Frederick C. Chabot's sketch of the Aguayo family, containing an account of the Texas expedition in addition to the family...
Dates: 1720 - 1722

Airlie Plantation records

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00382

Records include land deeds (1846 and 1868); daily record book (1862) including daily events, record of cotton picked, lists of livestock and expenses; genealogical correspondence (1951); and a map of East Carroll Parish, Louisiana, with location of Airlie Plantation (ca. 1951).

Dates: 1846 - 1951

Margaret T. Akers papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02472

The Margaret T. Akers Papers, 1919, [ca. 1933], 1992, consist of newspaper clippings, a photograph, and correspondence, regarding the life of Margaret T. Akers.

Dates: 1919; [circa 1933]; 1992

Alamo items

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01684

The Alamo Items include newspaper clippings, correspondence, pamphlets, typescripts of letters and newspaper articles, and photostats of letters (1836) and newspaper articles, relating to the Alamo, its preservation, and its heroes.

Dates: 1836; 1903 - 1942