01/AR0857 Guide to the Broadsides and Printed Ephemera Collection Broadsides & Printed Ephemera Collection Finding Aid Authors: Nicole Yatsonsky.

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2018-01-11
University of North Texas, Willis Library 1155 Union Circle # 305190 Denton, TX, 76203 URL: https://library.unt.edu/special-collections/
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Guide to the Broadsides and Printed Ephemera Collection 1836/2014 University of North Texas Special Collections Overview of the Collection Broadsides and Printed Ephemera Collection 1836-2014 1876-1940 01/AR0857 7.00 English University of North Texas Special Collections
University of North Texas, Willis Library 1155 Union Circle # 305190 Denton, TX, URL: https://library.unt.edu/special-collections/
Miscellaneous documents and memorabilia from Texas and beyond.
Administrative Information Acquisition Information:

Purchase

Accruals:

2015-057, 2015-060, 2016-010, 2018-001, 2018-004, 2018-010, 2018-026, 2018-036, 2018-041, 2018-048

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.

Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is not restricted.

Preferred Citation:

Broadsides and Printed Ephemera Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice.

Arrangement of Materials:

Items are arranged into series chronologically by accession number. Oversized boxes are arranged by size.

Scope and Contents

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.

Detailed List of Contents id195200 1 707987 id195243 1 Texas items 1869-1929 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2015-057 Oversized item separated to Box 5: Velasco Daily Times" newspaper, 1892

id225735 1 1 1869-1929 id225817 1 1 1 "State of Texas" letter 1869 id225818 1 1 2 "State of Texas" letter 1889 id225819 1 1 3 "True Story of Sam Bass the Outlaw" pamphlet 1920 Scope and Contents

From the Sam Bass Cafe in Round Rock, Texas

id225820 1 1 4 "Dallas: From A to Z" pamphlet 1929 id225821 1 1 5 "Groesbeck Journal" Supplement 1897
id225816 1 "State of Texas" Census 1850 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2015-060 Please note: Series 2 consists of just the one item--the census--and has been separated to Oversized Box 5.

id225724 1 Texas publications 1876-1996, undated Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2016-010 Oversized item separated to Box 6: Advertisement of land for sale in Clay County, Texas, circa late 1800s

id195244 1 2 Postcards/Notecards 1910-1996, undated id225736 1 3 One-Sheets/Business Cards 1831, undated id225737 1 4 Pamphlets/Catalogs 1903-1960 id225738 1 5 Miscellaneous id225822 1 5 1 Letter to J.W. Jagor in Denton, Texas 1876 id225823 1 5 2 Lamar County, TX road tickler commissioner record book 1903-1904 id225824 1 5 3 Black and white photo of two men undated id225739 1 6 Asian print undated
id225725 1 Texas publications 1836-2014 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2017-053 Continues into Box 2

id195841 1 7 Celebration and Commemorative (1 of 2) 1852-2003 Scope and Contents

Oversized item separated to Box 3: "San Angelo, Texas - The First One Hundred Years" newspaper (1 total)

id225740 1 8 Celebration and Commemorative (2 of 2) 1852-2003 id225741 1 9 Local Attraction Guides and Brochures (1 of 2) 1854-2007 Scope and Contents

Oversized items separated to Box 3: "A Guide to Washington County..." newspaper and "Fort Davis Exchange" vacation issue paper (2 total)

id225742 1 10 Local Attraction Guides and Brochures (2 of 2) 1854-2007 id225743 1 11 Manuals/Guides/Proceedings 1909-2012 id225744 1 12 Medical-Themed 1879-1968 id225745 1 13 Miscellaneous 1921-2014 Scope and Contents

Contains newspaper directories, KKK recruitment cards, historical printings, store receipts and catalogs, etc.

id225746 1 14 Personal Accounts/Stories 1836-2007 id225747 1 15 Universities and Schools (1 of 2) 1925-1990 Scope and Contents

Oversized item separated to Box 3: "Flag Song of Texas" booklet (1 total)

id225792 1 16 Universities and Schools (2 of 2) 1925-1990
id195842 2 707993 id225726 2 Texas Publications 1836-2014 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2017-053 Continued from Box 1

id195844 2 1 Newsletters/Clippings 1918-1982 Scope and Contents

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

id225748 2 2 Serials/Magazines (1 of 3) 1926-1937 id225749 2 3 Serials/Magazines (2 of 3) 1937-1955 id225750 2 4 Serials/Magazines (3 of 3) 1954-1978 id225751 2 5 Texas History/Government Publications (1 of 4) 1900-1924 Scope and Contents

Oversized items separated to Box 3: "Natural Hazards of the Texas Coastal Zone" booklet and "Hardeman County - Agricultural" printing (2 total)

id225752 2 6 Texas History/Government Publications (2 of 4) 1930-1954 id225753 2 7 Texas History/Government Publications (3 of 4) 1956-1977 id225754 2 8 Texas History/Government Publications (4 of 4) 1978-2014
id225727 2 Historical Ads and Denton Printings circa 1870s - 1980s Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2018-001

id198355 2 9 Ad Booklets and Boards circa 1880s-1970s Scope and Contents

Oversized item separated to Box 3: Attendance Certficate, 1901 (1 total)

id225755 2 10 Calendar Ads 1937-1951 id225756 2 11 Denton Election Publications crica 1970s-1980s id225757 2 12 Historical Ads circa 1870s-1890s id225758 2 13 Small Ads and Sheets circa late 1800s-mid-1900s
id225728 2 1876-1968 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2018-004

id198069 2 14 Denton-Area Postcards + Printings 1891-1943 Scope and Contents

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

id198072 2 15 Local Texas Printings 1876-1952 Scope and Contents

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

id198078 2 16 World's Fair/Expositions 1893-1904 Scope and Contents

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

id198093 2 17 World's Fair/Expositions 1933-1968 Scope and Contents

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

id198094 2 18 Texas Centennial + Maps circa 1936
id203019 4 708009 id225729 4 1880-2001 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2018-010

id203056 4 1 Maps/Brochures/Adverts 1943-2001 id225759 4 2 Local Texas Newsletters 1948-1976 id225760 4 3 Chris Emmett Papers 1928-1943 id225761 4 4 Events 1880-1985 id225762 4 5 Six Flags Over Texas 1974 id225763 4 6 Texas Publications 1963-1986 id225764 4 7 Texas Documents/Correspondence 1896-1948 id225765 4 8 Hemisfair - San Antonio, TX 1968 id225766 4 9 Texas 150 Celebration 1986 id225767 4 10 Record/Check Books 1893-1924 id225768 4 11 Cotton Shipment Invoices 1956-1963
id225730 4 1890-1990 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2018-026

id204714 4 12 Chicago Grand Opera Company circa 1933 Scope and Contents

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

id204717 4 13 Montague County, TX 1890-1990 Scope and Contents

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

id210460 4 14 Ollie Tucker clothing receipt 1904 Scope and Contents

From Doughty, Slover, and Culwell in Weatherford, Texas

id225732 4 Publications 1856-1947 Scope and Contents

Continues into Box 7 Accession #: 2018-036

id210859 4 15 Sunday School Quarterlies 1879-1904 id225769 4 16 Wagon and Stage Coach Catalogues and Blueprints 1904-1927 id225770 4 17 Texas Museum Pamphlets 1939-1947 id225771 4 18 Historical Boat Pamphlets 1922-1935 id225772 4 19 King Solomon's Mines (novel) 1893 id225773 4 20 Non-Texas Recurring Magazines 1892-1945 id225774 4 21 Texas Industry History Publications 1947, undated id225775 4 22 Oxford University Press Pamphlets 1944-1946 id225776 4 23 Ship Blueprints 1922-1938 id225777 4 24 Texas School Publications 1894-1976 id225778 4 25 Texas Church Publications 1856-1938 id225779 4 26 "Frontier Times" Monthly Publication 1923-1935 id225780 4 27 Recurring Texas Magazines 1935-1940 id225781 4 28 "The Texas Outlook" magazine 1928-1946 id225782 4 29 Travel Publications 1933-1938, undated id225783 4 30 Baseball Publications 1876-1939
id210860 7 712328 id225733 7 1862-1964 Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2018-036 Continued from Box 4

id210861 7 1 Civil War Publications 1862-1921 id225784 7 2 Fashion Catalogs 1896-1949 id225785 7 3 Women's Lifestyle Magazines 1877-1904 id225786 7 4 Peterson's Ladies National Magazines 1871, undated id225787 7 5 "Godey's Lady Book" 1865-1873 id225788 7 6 Home and Crafts 1931-1964
id225734 7 undated Scope and Contents

Accession #: 2018-041

id211219 7 7 National Cowgirl Hall of Fame undated Scope and Contents

Postcards and a bumper sticker featuring cowgirls

id226254 7 Maps of Texas 1963-1980, undated Scope and Contents

Acession #: 2018-048

id226255 7 8 Scope and Contents

Contains road, city, activity/attraction, and geologic maps.

id204840 Oversized id198361 3 Oversized (15x18) 708002 id225807 3 id225795 3 1 From Box 1, Folder 7 2003 Scope and Contents

"San Angelo, Texas - The First One Hundred Years" newspaper

id225796 3 2 From Box 1, Folder 9 2007 Scope and Contents

"A Guide to Washington County..." newspaper

id225797 3 3 From Box 1, Folder 9 1966 Scope and Contents

"Fort Davis Exchange" vacation issue paper

id225798 3 4 From Box 1, Folder 15 1903 Scope and Contents

"Flag Song of Texas" booklet

id225799 3 5 From Box 2, Folder 1 1962 Scope and Contents

"Weekly Digest - State Fair" newsletter

id225800 3 6 From Box 2, Folder 1 1983 Scope and Contents

"The Daily Texan Centennial" paper

id225801 3 7 From Box 2, Folder 1 1971 Scope and Contents

"The H-SU Brand" paper

id225802 3 8 From Box 2, Folder 5 1974 Scope and Contents

"Natural Hazards of the Texas Coastal Zone" booklet

id225803 3 9 From Box 2, Folder 5 1972 Scope and Contents

"Hardeman County - Agricultural" printing

id225809 3 id225814 3 10 From Box 2, Folder 9 1901 Scope and Contents

Attendance certificate

id204841 5 Oversized (16x20) 712298 id225794 5 1 From Box 1, Series 1 1892 Scope and Contents

Velasco Daily Times" newspaper

id225815 5 2 From Box 1, Series 2 1850 Scope and Contents

"State of Texas" Census

id210461 6 Oversized (16x22) 712342 id225805 6 1 From Box 1, Series 3 circa late 1800s Scope and Contents

Advertisement of land for sale in Clay County, Texas by William Little.