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Vernon Smylie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-9
Scope and Contents The Vernon Smylie papers contain correspondence, newspaper articles from the late 19th century until the 1970s, manuscripts of several of Smylie’s books, political advertisements produced by Vernon Smylie and Associates, records and correspondence from the Texas Historical Commission for the 1960s and 1970s, photographs from the late 19th century through the mid 1950s, memorabilia from World War I and World War II, and other items.

Victor Lara Ortegon Spanish Radio Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-184
Content Description The collection consists of approximately twenty-five feet of documents, radio program cassette tapes, and several thousand photos of longtime local Spanish language radio personality, Victor Lara Ortegon. Ortegon utilized his radio show "Comentarios" to inform the public about political issues, elected officials, and most importantly the value of education.

Vietnam Era photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll-148
Overview American soldier’s photographs of his travels home from Vietnam in 1963.

W. E. Pope papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-15
Overview Walter Elmer Pope was a Corpus Christi attorney, real estate developer, civic leader, and longtime state representative from South Texas. The collection includes seventy linear feet of historical papers from Pope’s legal practice, business office, as well as his correspondence as a state legislator. The documents date from 1832 to 1944, with a few biographical items concerning Mr. Pope written during the 1960s and 1970s.

Ward Island Artifacts

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-802
Overview This small collection of metal artifacts was assembled after some fruitful metal detector work on Ward Island. Some items such as musket balls reflect Corpus Christi in its earliest western settlement days after it was incorporated in 1852.

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...

Westside Business Association Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-73
Content Description Records include administrative files of the Westside Business Association established in 1979. The association supports the economic, educational development and cultural history of Corpus Christi with an emphasis on the Westside.records, minutes of the Westside Business Association scope: Files of Westside Business Association

William Edward and Allie Johnson Ponder Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll-178
Content Description These papers focus on World War II letters between married couple Edward and Allie Ponder when Edward served in the Army as an artillery and Civil Affairs Officer.

William H. Parker photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-126
Overview William Parker was a professional photographer who took photographs of Corpus Christi’s city scape, shipping and oil industries and South Texas coastal development from 1955 to 1991.

William M. Neyland Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-11
Content Description These papers include personal papers of William M. Neyland, longtime CC real estate man, including his work getting streets and highways built in CC and South Texas. Mr. Neyland died in 1979. His office was at 109 Chaparral. Was in business with his son William T.Neyland.

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Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi 8
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League of United Latin American Citizens 6
Corpus Christi Caller-Times 5
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Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 3
McGloin, Brooke Sween 3
Rhoades, Philip, Dr. 3
Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives 3
Tunnell, John W., Sr., 1914-1999 3
Tunnell, Newell Summers, 1866-1924 3
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Anthony, Kenneth Leigh 2
Bezdek, Bob, Dr. 2
Bonilla, Tony , 1936 2
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History 2
De Leon, Arnoldo, Dr. 2
Dobie, Frank J. 2
Dr. Hector P. Garcia Plaza 2
Galvan, Rafael, Sr., 1887-1966 2
Gonzalez, Genevieve B. 2
Hi-Fairnessee Girls Club 2
Hunter, Todd 2
Kilgore, Dan 2
League of United Latin American Citizens -- Ladies Council #26 2
Longoria, Felix Z., Jr., 1920-1945 2
McCracken, Kay 2
Mexican American Democrats of Corpus Christi 2
Mireles, Edmundo Eduardo, 1905-1987 2
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Nueces County Historical Commission 2
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Pape, Harold F., 1890-1952 2
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Adkins, Tabitha 1
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Audubon Outdoor Club of Corpus Christi, Inc. 1
Austin History Center 1
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B. Mills Latham (?-2018) 1
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Boudreau, Nicole 1
Bounds, Rita H. 1
Bowman, John O. 1
Bradford, Ralph (1892-?) 1
Bragg, Braxton , 1817-1876 1
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