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Overview The Dr. Carl Wrotenbery Papers is a small collection of historic documents that centers around the destruction of the University of Corpus Christi by Hurricane Celia in 1970. Included in this collection are over 200 photographic slides, dozens of newspaper articles, and other assorted ephemera. Dr. Wrotenbery worked tirelessly to get what would become Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi back on its feet in the face of catastrophic destruction, and this collection reflects his efforts in...
Content Description Three cubic foot boxes of correspondence, clippings, historic photo albums and other loose photos, publications, business records, scrapbooks, and other historical files and materials of Merriman and related families, 19th and early 20th centuries. AccLog Scope and Contents Note The collection consists of photographs, written biographical, genealogical, and historical narratives, newspapers, news clippings, invoices, tax records, correspondence,...
Overview The Isabel and Houston Harte Collection reflects a lifetime of journalistic interest in Texas by Houston Harte, who was both a journalist and newspaper executive. This collection of 269 books largely spans areas of interest in Texas history, though it touches on some issues of national relevance as well.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Kay McCracken papers consist of approximately 25 linear feet of materials including scrapbooks, diaries and notes on local bird sightings, correspondence, newsletters, and publications of many varieties such as her newspaper columns. Altogether, they comprise a wealth of information on local ornithology.
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Overview The papers include “Bird Notes,” a column Phyllis Yochem wrote for the Corpus Christi Caller Times for the years 1990 to 1992. Yochem took over writing the column in 1990 when writer, Kay McCracken retired. Included are news clippings of Kay McCracken’s “Bird Notes,” for the years 1975 to 1990. Other nature and environmental articles from various authors during the same time are covered.
- Names: Corpus Christi Caller-Times X
- Hurricanes -Texas- Corpus Christi Bay 2
- Journalism 2
- Ports of Entry -Texas- Corpus Christi Bay 2
- Advertising -- Marketing 1
- American Civil War (1861-1865) 1
- Bird watching 1
- Birds -- Identification 1
- Cattle 1
- Corpus Christi (Tex.) 1
- Disaster assistance 1
- Frontiers 1
- Oil 1
- Ornithology 1
- Pioneers 1
- Politics 1
- Railroads 1
- Ranch life 1
- Sea-walls -Texas- Corpus Christi 1
- Texas -- Big Spring 1
- Texas -- Brownwood 1
- Texas -- Corpus Christi 1
- Texas -- Dallas Region 1
- Texas -- El Paso 1
- Texas -- Lubbock 1
- Texas -- Midland 1
- Texas -- Nueces River Valley 1
- Texas -- San Angelo 1
- Texas -- Sinton 1
- Water damage restoration 1
- Wind damage 1 ∧ less