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Box 1

 Container

Contains 10 Collections and/or Records:

John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-931
Content Description The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Ephemera folder including Baylor Medical Alumni Association and South Texas Historical Association literature, pamphlets on San Patricio and personal correspondence, 1948-1990

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Brochures for towns, museums, and missions in Texas; picture postcards depicting James Bowie, Mrs. Almaron Dickenson, David Crockett, Col. William Barrett Travis, and James Butler Bonham, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Brochures concerning Taft, Texas, 1951-1981

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Brochures and publications: Driftwood from the Texas Coast, vol. 4, May 1938, no. 5. Checklist of birds in Corpus Christi area. Audubon Outdoor Club of Corpus Christi, 1975-76; San Antonio colony, Society of Mayflower Descendants 1984, Reflections on the founding of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the state of Texas (1931), by H. Leslie Evans. Revised first edition, printed March 1982; Archery hunting Aransas 1978; Lake Mathis Map 1962 , 1931-1984

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Nold Family History & Genealogical Background starting with Valentine (Felty) Noldt in 1727 of platz, germany; History, family records, and naming of the T.H. Mathis Ranch by May (Mathis-Green) Watson, 1727-1948

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Of Pride and Pioneers ( a story of the Priour family). 1885 map of Texas with alphabetical list of towns and counties, republished in 1992. The Texas Capitol reprinted from the Humble Way, Humble Oil and Refining Co. , 1992

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Reproduction of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, April 30, 1861 and other publications, 1854-1934

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

Texas book catalogues, 1955-1990

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.

1836-1976 Bicentennial salut to San Patricio County, Aransas County, Nueces Co., Kleberg Co., Jim Wells Co. The Saturday Star of the San Antonio Express-News Feb. 25, 1984, on President Taft visiting south Texas in 1909, Blackland Special. Centennial Obserrvance, First Presbyterian Church, Corpus Christi, Tx. 1967. Background material Bayview Cem. on John Pollan. History of South Bluff church is told in book. Memorial Hospital of Refugio, 35 year history to 1975. Brief sketch of history of Gregory, San Patricio Co. from 1890 to 1900 by J.W. McKamey 1951., 1951-1984

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Content Description From the Collection: The John W. Tunnell, M.D. Texana collection consists of over three hundred books and other titles dealing with Texas and local history. Many of these items relate to the Nueces County/San Patricio County region. While the Tunnell Collection contains many standard Texana reference works, it also contains 2 document boxes of obscure local pamphlets, periodicals, maps, brochures, and other printed ephemera dealing with Taft, Sinton, Mathis and surrounding areas.