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Broadsides & Printed Ephemera Collection, 1836-2014 | University of North Texas Special Collections

By Nicole Yatsonsky

Collection Overview

Title: Broadsides & Printed Ephemera Collection, 1836-2014Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1876-1940
ID: 01/AR0857
Extent: 7.0 Boxes
Arrangement: Items are arranged chronologically by accession number. Oversized boxes are arranged by size.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2015. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English

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Abstract

Miscellaneous documents and memorabilia from Texas and beyond.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Various documents and printed memorabilia from the 1800s through the 2010s, which include items such as journal pages, handwritten letters, locale brochures, political pamphlets, event programs, local histories, government publications, personal interviews, serials, advertisements, and post-slides. Geographical overage is mainly Texas, though there are some other state and international materials.

Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Accruals: 2015-057, 2015-060, 2016-010, 2018-001, 2018-004, 2018-010, 2018-026, 2018-036, 2018-041
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice.
Acquisition Source: Albert Peters, Ron Pearson, Mike Cox, Various
Acquisition Method: Purchase
Separated Materials: Oversized items have been separated out into oversized boxes. They are identified under the corresponding box/folder listing below where they have been removed from, as well as in the Oversized Box listing.
Preferred Citation: Broadsides & Printed Ephemera Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections

Box and Folder Listing

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Series 1Add to your cart.
 
Box 1Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 707987
Folder 1: Ron Pearson purchaseAdd to your cart.

Accession #: 2015-057

Handwritten sheet listing some of the included purchased items is provided.

Folder 2 to 6: Albert Peters purchaseAdd to your cart.

Accession #: 2016-010

--> Oversized item separated: Advertisement of land for sale in Clay County, Texas, circa late 1800s

Folder 7 to 15: Mike Cox acquisition (1 of 2), 1836-2014Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2017-053

Folder 7-8: Celebration and Commemorative

--> Oversized item separated: "San Angelo, Texas - The First One Hundred Years" newspaper (1 total)

Folder 9-10: Local Attraction Guides and Brochures

--> Oversized items separated: "A Guide to Washington County..." newspaper and "Fort Davis Exchange" vacation issue paper (2 total)

Folder 11-13: Miscellaneous (meeting pamphlets, historical society publications, directories...)

Folder 14-15: Universities and Schools

--> Oversized items separated: "Flag Song of Texas" booklet (1 total)

Box 2Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 707993
Folder 1 to 8: Mike Cox acquisition (2 of 2), 1836-2014Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2017-053

Folder 1-4: Serials/Magazines/Newsletters

--> Oversized items separated: "Weekly Digest - State Fair" newsletter, "The Daily Texan Centennial" paper, and "the H-SU Brand" paper (3 total)

Folder 5-8: Texas History/Government Publications

--> Oversized items separated: "Natural Hazards of the Texas Coastal Zone" booklet and "Hardeman County - Agricultural" printing (2 total)

Folder 9 to 13: Historical Ads and Denton Printings, circa 1870s - 1980sAdd to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-001

--> Oversized items separated: Attendance Certficate, 1901 (1 total)

Folder 14: Denton-Area Postcards + Printings, 1891-1943Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-004

Contains 7 postcards, an event program, and a party invitation, all from Denton, Texas or local towns

Folder 15: Local Texas Printings, 1876-1952Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-004

Texas high school programs and yearbook, tourist pamphlets, newspaper copies, and political publications

Folder 16: World's Fair/Expositions, 1893-1904Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-004

Contains items from 3 World's Fairs:

World's Columbian Exposition - Chicago, IL - 1893

Pan American Exposition - Buffalo, NY - 1901

Louisiana Purchase Exposition - St. Louis, MO - 1904

Folder 17: World's Fair/Expositions, 1933-1968Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-004

Contains items from 4 World's Fairs:

A Century of Progress Exposition - Chicago, IL - 1933-34

New York World's Fair - New York, NY - 1939

The Golden Gate International Exposition - San Francisco, CA - 1939-40

HemisFair '68 - San Antonio, TX - 1968

Folder 18: Texas Centennial + Misc., circa 1936Add to your cart.
Accession #: 2018-004
Box 4Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 708009
Folder 1 to 11: Mike Cox 2nd acquisition, 1880-2001Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-010

Includes maps/brochures/adverts, local Texas newsletters, Chris Emmett papers, events and celebrations, publications, documents/correspondence, record books, and cotton invoices.

Folder 12: Chicago Grand Opera Company, circa 1933Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-026

Ads for the Company's performances at the New York Hippodrome

Folder 13: Montague County, TX, 1890-1990Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-026

Bank calendar with historical photos and information about Montague County, TX

Folder 14: Ollie Tucker clothing receipt, 1904Add to your cart.
From Doughty, Slover, and Culwell in Weatherford, Texas
Folder 15 to 30: Publications (1 of 2), 1856-1947Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-036

Folder 15: Sunday School Quarterlies, 1879-1904

Folder 16: Wagon and Stage Coach Catalogues and Blueprints, 1904-1927

Folder 17: Texas Museum Pamphlets, 1939-1947

Folder 18: Historical Boat Pamphlets, 1922-1935

Folder 19: King Solomon's Mines (novel), 1893

Folder 20: Non-Texas Recurring Magazines, 1892-1945

Folder 21: Texas Industry History Publications, 1947, undated

Folder 22: Oxford University Press Pamphlets, 1944-1946

Folder 23: Ship Blueprints, 1922-1938

Folder 24: Texas School Publications, 1894-1976

Folder 25: Texas Church Publications, 1856-1938

Folder 26: "Frontier Times" Monthly Publication, 1923-1935

Folder 27: Recurring Texas Magazines, 1935-1940

Folder 28: "The Texas Outlook" magazine, 1928-1946

Folder 29: Travel Publications, 1933-1938, undated

Folder 30: Baseball Publications, 1876-1939

Box 7Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 712328
Folder 1 to 6: Publications (2 of 2), 1862-1964Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-036

Folder 1: Civil War Publications, 1862-1921

Folder 2 to 6: Women's Publications, 1865-1964

--Fashion catalogs and lifestyle magazines

Folder 7: National Cowgirl Hall of Fame, undatedAdd to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-041

Postcards and a bumper sticker featuring cowgirls

Series 2: OversizedAdd to your cart.
 
Box 3: Oversized (15x18)Add to your cart.

From Box 1:

--Folder 7 to 8: "San Angelo, Texas - The First One Hundred Years" newspaper (1 total)

--Folder 9 to 10: "A Guide to Washington County..." newspaper and "Fort Davis Exchange" vacation issue paper (2 total)

--Folder 14 to 15: "Flag Song of Texas" booklet (1 total)

From Box 2:

--Folder 1 to 4: "Weekly Digest - State Fair" newsletter, "The Daily Texan Centennial" paper, and "the H-SU Brand" paper (3 total)

--Folder 5 to 8: "Natural Hazards of the Texas Coastal Zone" booklet and "Hardeman County - Agricultural" printing (2 total)

--Folder 9 to 13: Attendance Certficate, 1901 (1 total)

Barcode: 708002
Box 5: Oversized (16x20)Add to your cart.

From Box 1:

Folder 1 --"Velasco Daily Times" newspaper, 1892

Separate Items:

--Accession #: 2015-060 - "State of Texas" Census, 1850

Barcode: 712298
Box 6: Oversized (16x22)Add to your cart.

From Box 1:

Folder 2 to 6 -- Advertisement of land for sale in Clay County, Texas - crica late 1800s

Barcode: 712342

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