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Box 15


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Scrapbook #5: 1963-1964, burgundy exterior, with Scrap Book written in gold on cover, 5 printed on spine; Corpus Christi Caller news clippings: Civil War Cannonball Found to Be Live Bomb, Council Still Seeks Center on Bayfront, Museum Land Plea to Fall on Kind Ears, Museum Ends Record Year, Schedules May Open House, Museum Head Calls Positive Approach Cure for Television, Albino Tortoise: Local Museum gets "Impossible" Gift, Message From Cubans Found in Bottle Here, 1962-12-12 - 1964-10-01

 Item — Box: 15, Object: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection spans 148 years and two continents and does have some World War II era Nazi and Netherlands documents. However, it mostly centers on Aalbert Heine after he moved to Corpus Christi in 1957 to become the Corpus Christi Junior Museum Director. While it contains an eclectic amount of his background work in promoting the museum and learning, Heine traveled frequently and kept detailed travelogues often with details and sketches of other museums he visited and how what he saw could be...