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Kenneth L. Anthony historic photographic collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll.212
Scope and Contents The Kenneth L. Anthony historic photographic collection contains 1250 photographic prints, color slides, negatives, motion pictures, digital video, and digital photographs of Corpus Christi and its surrounding region taken or collected by longtime resident Kenneth L. Anthony. The images document such subjects as South Texas news and events, behind-the-scenes of a local television station, common and less-common views of Corpus Christi architecture, cityscape and industry and 28...

Kenneth L. Anthony historic photographic collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-212212
Scope and Contents The Kenneth L. Anthony historic photographic collection contains 1250 photographic prints, color slides, negatives, motion pictures, digital video, and digital photographs of Corpus Christi and its surrounding region taken or collected by longtime resident Kenneth L. Anthony.The images document such subjects as South Texas news and events, behind-the-scenes of a local television station, common and less-common views of Corpus Christi architecture, cityscape and industry and...

Joseph A. Hans papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-143
Scope and Contents The Joseph A. Hans papers comprise seven document cases of files and uncounted rolls of his architectural drawings. (113 have been listed and are presented here; the remainder remain to be examined.) These materials contain a range of his work including private residences, store and corporate buildings, apartments, parking garages, shopping centers, laundries, schools, swimming pools, and other developments, and represent structures in Corpus Christi, San Antonio, Beeville, Refugio, Kingsville,...

Harold and Lucille Pape papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-193
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...

Meuly-Daimwood family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-108
Scope and Contents The Meuly-Daimwood family papers contain an extensive number of documents, photographs, and books related to the daily lives of several prominent, related families in Corpus Christi, Texas, and its surrounding area during the 19th and 20th centuries. These family names include Meuly, Daimwood, Magnenat, Blucher, Humphreys, Rahn, and Creglow. As such, the collection reveals much about the growth of Corpus Christi from its earliest days as a frontier community through the boom times of the modern...

Round Robin collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-130
Content Description The Round Robin collection comprises approximately one and one half linear feet, or four document boxes. The first two boxes consist of the 1969 four volume publication and every extant Round Robin newsletter from April 1942 through June 1945. They also contain undated and Robstown editions. Box three holds the rest of the Robstown newsletters in addition to supplemental material such as newspaper clippings and related correspondence. Box four contains documentation regarding publication of...

Ward Island Deeds and Documents

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-77
Overview Ward Island is a small body of land between Corpus Christi Bay and Oso Bay and is part of the city of Corpus Christi. Ward Island was named for developer John C. Ward who bought the property in 1892 to create a resort community. An economic depression prevented Ward from his quest, but the island retained his name. A Naval Air Station and radar training facility was built on Ward Island during World War II. After the war in 1947 the Naval Air Technical Training Center was closed. It then...