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Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Dr. Kenneth Maroney Papers

Identifier: Coll-135

Dr. Kenneth Maroney, an athlete, a veteran, a coach, a consultant for the US Office of Education and a university president accomplished many goals in his life. His papers focus on the time he played for the University of Corpus Christi’s basketball team and later became the Presdient of the University of Corpus Christi.

Dates: 1929-2016

Lloyd Howard Texas City Disaster & Ward Island Naval Air Technical Training Center Photographs and Other Materials

Identifier: Coll-182

This collection primarily consists of photographs taken by Lloyd Howard of the Texas City Disaster and its aftermath, and “day in the life” style photos of time spent training at the Ward Island Naval Air Technical Training Center. It provides a unique dichotomy into the first half of 1947 on the Texas gulf coast at both its most normal and most tragic.

Dates: 1947

Murphy Givens South Texas Historical Papers

Identifier: Coll-283

Murphy Givens was a newspaper journalist who had worked in Alabama, Missouri, and Michigan when he came to Corpus Christi in 1981 to work for the “Corpus Christi Caller Times.” He began writing a weekly column on South Texas History in 1998. He worked as the Viewpoints Editor until 2009 and continued writing history columns until 2018. Givens published 18 books on Texas history and presented on KEDT recounting stories from his history columns.

Dates: 1944 - 2020

William H. Parker photograph collection

Identifier: Coll-126

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.

Dates: 1950-1999

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Corpus Christi (Tex.) 2
Aviation electronics 1
Basketball -- Coaching 1
Ben Franklin (Tex.) 1
Boxelder (Tex.) 1