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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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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 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.

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