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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 into series 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, 2018-048
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

Browse by Box:


Box 1Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 707987
Series 1: Texas items, 1869-1929Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2015-057

Oversized item separated to Box 5: Velasco Daily Times" newspaper, 1892

Folder 1: 1869-1929Add to your cart.
 
Item 1: "State of Texas" letter, 1869Add to your cart.
 
Item 2: "State of Texas" letter, 1889Add to your cart.
 
Item 3: "True Story of Sam Bass the Outlaw" pamphlet, 1920Add to your cart.
From the Sam Bass Cafe in Round Rock, Texas
Item 4: "Dallas: From A to Z" pamphlet, 1929Add to your cart.
 
Item 5: "Groesbeck Journal" Supplement, 1897Add to your cart.
 
Series 2: "State of Texas" Census, 1850Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2015-060

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

Series 3: Texas publications, 1876-1996, undatedAdd to your cart.

Accession #: 2016-010

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

Folder 2: Postcards/Notecards, 1910-1996, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 3: One-Sheets/Business Cards, 1831, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Pamphlets/Catalogs, 1903-1960Add to your cart.
 
Folder 5: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
 
Item 1: Letter to J.W. Jagor in Denton, Texas, 1876Add to your cart.
 
Item 2: Lamar County, TX road tickler commissioner record book, 1903-1904Add to your cart.
 
Item 3: Black and white photo of two men, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 6: Asian print, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Series 4: Texas publications, 1836-2014Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2017-053

Continues into Box 2

Folder 7: Celebration and Commemorative (1 of 2), 1852-2003Add to your cart.
Oversized item separated to Box 3: "San Angelo, Texas - The First One Hundred Years" newspaper (1 total)
Folder 8: Celebration and Commemorative (2 of 2), 1852-2003Add to your cart.
 
Folder 9: Local Attraction Guides and Brochures (1 of 2), 1854-2007Add to your cart.
Oversized items separated to Box 3: "A Guide to Washington County..." newspaper and "Fort Davis Exchange" vacation issue paper (2 total)
Folder 10: Local Attraction Guides and Brochures (2 of 2), 1854-2007Add to your cart.
 
Folder 11: Manuals/Guides/Proceedings, 1909-2012Add to your cart.
 
Folder 12: Medical-Themed, 1879-1968Add to your cart.
 
Folder 13: Miscellaneous, 1921-2014Add to your cart.
Contains newspaper directories, KKK recruitment cards, historical printings, store receipts and catalogs, etc.
Folder 14: Personal Accounts/Stories, 1836-2007Add to your cart.
 
Folder 15: Universities and Schools (1 of 2), 1925-1990Add to your cart.
Oversized item separated to Box 3: "Flag Song of Texas" booklet (1 total)
Folder 16: Universities and Schools (2 of 2), 1925-1990Add to your cart.
 
Box 2Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 707993
Series 4: Texas Publications, 1836-2014Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2017-053

Continued from Box 1

Folder 1: Newsletters/Clippings, 1918-1982Add to your cart.
Oversized items separated to Box 3: "Weekly Digest - State Fair" newsletter, "The Daily Texan Centennial" paper, and "the H-SU Brand" paper (3 total)
Folder 2: Serials/Magazines (1 of 3), 1926-1937Add to your cart.
 
Folder 3: Serials/Magazines (2 of 3), 1937-1955Add to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Serials/Magazines (3 of 3), 1954-1978Add to your cart.
 
Folder 5: Texas History/Government Publications (1 of 4), 1900-1924Add to your cart.
Oversized items separated to Box 3: "Natural Hazards of the Texas Coastal Zone" booklet and "Hardeman County - Agricultural" printing (2 total)
Folder 6: Texas History/Government Publications (2 of 4), 1930-1954Add to your cart.
 
Folder 7: Texas History/Government Publications (3 of 4), 1956-1977Add to your cart.
 
Folder 8: Texas History/Government Publications (4 of 4), 1978-2014Add to your cart.
 
Series 5: Historical Ads and Denton Printings, circa 1870s - 1980sAdd to your cart.
Accession #: 2018-001
Folder 9: Ad Booklets and Boards, circa 1880s-1970sAdd to your cart.
Oversized item separated to Box 3: Attendance Certficate, 1901 (1 total)
Folder 10: Calendar Ads, 1937-1951Add to your cart.
 
Folder 11: Denton Election Publications, crica 1970s-1980sAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 12: Historical Ads, circa 1870s-1890sAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 13: Small Ads and Sheets, circa late 1800s-mid-1900sAdd to your cart.
 
Series 6: 1876-1968Add to your cart.
Accession #: 2018-004
Folder 14: Denton-Area Postcards + Printings, 1891-1943Add to your cart.
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.
Texas high school programs and yearbook, tourist pamphlets, newspaper copies, newsletters, and political publications
Folder 16: World's Fair/Expositions, 1893-1904Add to your cart.

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.

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 + Maps, circa 1936Add to your cart.
 
Box 4Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 708009
Series 7: 1880-2001Add to your cart.
Accession #: 2018-010
Folder 1: Maps/Brochures/Adverts, 1943-2001Add to your cart.
 
Folder 2: Local Texas Newsletters, 1948-1976Add to your cart.
 
Folder 3: Chris Emmett Papers, 1928-1943Add to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Events, 1880-1985Add to your cart.
 
Folder 5: Six Flags Over Texas, 1974Add to your cart.
 
Folder 6: Texas Publications, 1963-1986Add to your cart.
 
Folder 7: Texas Documents/Correspondence, 1896-1948Add to your cart.
 
Folder 8: Hemisfair - San Antonio, TX, 1968Add to your cart.
 
Folder 9: Texas 150 Celebration, 1986Add to your cart.
 
Folder 10: Record/Check Books, 1893-1924Add to your cart.
 
Folder 11: Cotton Shipment Invoices, 1956-1963Add to your cart.
 
Series 8: 1890-1990Add to your cart.
Accession #: 2018-026
Folder 12: Chicago Grand Opera Company, circa 1933Add to your cart.
Ads for the Company's performances at the New York Hippodrome
Folder 13: Montague County, TX, 1890-1990Add to your cart.
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
Series 9: Publications, 1856-1947Add to your cart.

Continues into Box 7

Accession #: 2018-036

Folder 15: Sunday School Quarterlies, 1879-1904Add to your cart.
 
Folder 16: Wagon and Stage Coach Catalogues and Blueprints, 1904-1927Add to your cart.
 
Folder 17: Texas Museum Pamphlets, 1939-1947Add to your cart.
 
Folder 18: Historical Boat Pamphlets, 1922-1935Add to your cart.
 
Folder 19: King Solomon's Mines (novel), 1893Add to your cart.
 
Folder 20: Non-Texas Recurring Magazines, 1892-1945Add to your cart.
 
Folder 21: Texas Industry History Publications, 1947, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 22: Oxford University Press Pamphlets, 1944-1946Add to your cart.
 
Folder 23: Ship Blueprints, 1922-1938Add to your cart.
 
Folder 24: Texas School Publications, 1894-1976Add to your cart.
 
Folder 25: Texas Church Publications, 1856-1938Add to your cart.
 
Folder 26: "Frontier Times" Monthly Publication, 1923-1935Add to your cart.
 
Folder 27: Recurring Texas Magazines, 1935-1940Add to your cart.
 
Folder 28: "The Texas Outlook" magazine, 1928-1946Add to your cart.
 
Folder 29: Travel Publications, 1933-1938, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 30: Baseball Publications, 1876-1939Add to your cart.
 
Box 7Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 712328
Series 9: 1862-1964Add to your cart.

Accession #: 2018-036

Continued from Box 4

Folder 1: Civil War Publications, 1862-1921Add to your cart.
 
Folder 2: Fashion Catalogs, 1896-1949Add to your cart.
 
Folder 3: Women's Lifestyle Magazines, 1877-1904Add to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Peterson's Ladies National Magazines, 1871, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 5: "Godey's Lady Book", 1865-1873Add to your cart.
 
Folder 6: Home and Crafts, 1931-1964Add to your cart.
 
Series 10: undatedAdd to your cart.
Accession #: 2018-041
Folder 7: National Cowgirl Hall of Fame, undatedAdd to your cart.
Postcards and a bumper sticker featuring cowgirls
Series 11: Maps of Texas, 1963-1980, undatedAdd to your cart.
Acession #: 2018-048
Folder 8Add to your cart.
Contains road, city, activity/attraction, and geologic maps.
Series A: OversizedAdd to your cart.
 
Box 3: Oversized (15x18)Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 708002
Series 4Add to your cart.
 
Item 1: From Box 1, Folder 7, 2003Add to your cart.
"San Angelo, Texas - The First One Hundred Years" newspaper
Item 2: From Box 1, Folder 9, 2007Add to your cart.
"A Guide to Washington County..." newspaper
Item 3: From Box 1, Folder 9, 1966Add to your cart.
"Fort Davis Exchange" vacation issue paper
Item 4: From Box 1, Folder 15, 1903Add to your cart.
"Flag Song of Texas" booklet
Item 5: From Box 2, Folder 1, 1962Add to your cart.
"Weekly Digest - State Fair" newsletter
Item 6: From Box 2, Folder 1, 1983Add to your cart.
"The Daily Texan Centennial" paper
Item 7: From Box 2, Folder 1, 1971Add to your cart.
"The H-SU Brand" paper
Item 8: From Box 2, Folder 5, 1974Add to your cart.
"Natural Hazards of the Texas Coastal Zone" booklet
Item 9: From Box 2, Folder 5, 1972Add to your cart.
"Hardeman County - Agricultural" printing
Series 5Add to your cart.
 
Item 10: From Box 2, Folder 9, 1901Add to your cart.
Attendance certificate
Box 5: Oversized (16x20)Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 712298
Item 1: From Box 1, Series 1, 1892Add to your cart.
Velasco Daily Times" newspaper
Item 2: From Box 1, Series 2, 1850Add to your cart.
"State of Texas" Census
Box 6: Oversized (16x22)Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 712342
Item 1: From Box 1, Series 3, circa late 1800sAdd to your cart.
Advertisement of land for sale in Clay County, Texas

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