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Overview Dr. John “Wes” Tunnell, a Coastal Bend native, was a distinguished marine ecologist, writer teacher and early faculty member at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi whose work helped to shape the lives of countless students and colleagues as well as the campus he called home. A Professor of Biology his work focused primarily on coral reef ecosystems. He started the now distinguished marine biology program, founded the Center for Coastal Studies at TAMU-CC, the first dedicated research...
Overview Harold and Lucile Pape papers document the lives of two citizens of Gregory, Texas who served their town, he as the Justice of the Peace and she as the Postmaster in the late 1800s and first half of the 1900s. The records reflect the town’s civil controversies, minor criminal cases, correspondence and administrative documents of each office including oil and gas leases and justice court documents. Some biographical information of the Pape family, starting with Carl Wilhelm Pape, Harold Pape’s...
Collection — Multiple Containers
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.
Content Description These collected periodicals by the staff of the Special Collections and Archives department includes 198 linear feet of Texas archeological, historical, birding, and early pioneer periodicals.
- Names: Tunnell, John W., Jr., 1945-2018 X
- Archaeology -- Texas, South 1
- Biodiversity conservation 1
- Bioloxi (Miss.) 1
- Coral reef biology 1
- Corpus Christi (Tex.) 1
- Ecosystem management 1
- Endangered ecosystems 1
- Fort baker (Cal.) 1
- Gulf of Mexico -- Nueces Bay 1
- Historians 1
- Justice -- Administration 1
- Justice of the peace -- Texas, South 1
- Marine biology 1
- Naturalists 1
- Periodicals 1
- Physicians 1
- Postal service 1
- Stamp collecting 1
- Texas -- Coastal Bend 1
- Texas -- College Station 1
- Texas -- Kingsville 1
- Texas -- Taft 1 ∧ less