Sample collection of 17 maps of colonial Mexico and Texas from the Archivo General de la Nacion, Mexico. Project funded by the Summerlee Foundation. Images and descriptions provided by photographer.
Part of the Border Studies Archive, these Cultural Orientation Questionnaires represent student work from Prof. Chad Richardson’s Sociology 1313 class in 1994. The questionnaires include interviews of local people and their views and experiences from living in the Rio Grande Valley.
Currently this collection contains reproductions of Camargo, Tamaulipas, Mexico baptismal church register, 1764-1786, and Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico marriage church register, 1790-1810
The John H. Shary Collection contains the papers from John H. Shary (1872-1945), the founder of Sharyland and Father of the Texas Citrus Industry. Shary was a prominent land developer and was president of the United Irrigation Company in the Mission / Sharyland area. The digital images from the Shary Collection include letters, …
Selected newsletters and news releases from the Kika de la Garza Congressional Papers. Kika de la Garza served as Congressman from the 15th Congressional District of Texas from 1965-1996. This digitization project was funded by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Documents in Spanish related to the War with Texas in 1835, and the Mexican–American War of 1846-1848. Digitized through a collaborative effort between Mexico's Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriories and the University of Texas-Pan American, funded by the Summerlee Foundation.
A guide to the collection in Spanish is found …
Historical photographs, letters, documents, books, pamphlets, and other publications concerning southern Texas and northeastern Mexico.
Maps showing the Lower Rio Grande Valley region of South Texas including the counties of Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr and Willacy
Selected rare and unique monographs from the UTPA Library.
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