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A&M Student Letters to the Future

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-101
Abstract This collection of brief freshman student papers provides a vivid flashback of the concerns not only facing those students, but every American as the tumultuous year of 1995 was drawing to a close. Touching on everything from politics, safe sex, emerging internet technology, music, domestic terrorism and the ubiquitous O.J. Simpson double murder trial, these letters reflect the difficulty of young adults struggling not only to find their own path in life, but understand a world rocked with...
Dates: 1996-2-12

Angelica Tovar Collection of Mexican-American Democrats Records

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll.-61
Abstract

Angelica Tovar was a political figure who was influential to the organization of the Mexican American Democrats and LULAC. She was an active member in Mexican American politics for the Democratic party in Corpus Christi

Dates: 1974-1993

Anita Eisenhauer Historical Postcard and Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-280
Abstract

Anita Eisenhauer, long-time member, and past Chairman of the Nueces County Historical Commission, was passionately interested in the history of South Texas. Her collection of historical postcards includes images of South Texas, Corpus Christi in particular, courthouses, holidays, hurricanes, Port Isabel, and military events in WWI and WWII.

Dates: 1870-1980

Anna M. Canales Photograph Collection of the Creation of the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Statue and the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Garcia Plaza at TAMU-CC

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-244
Abstract

Anna Mariá Canales was the first assistant artist employed at the Falcon Foundry Studio in Ricardo, Texas by Roberto Garcia Jr., the artist of the bronze Dr. Hector P. Garcia statue now standing in the Garcia Plaza at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Her photographs document the step by step process of the creation of the sculpture and of the groundbreaking ceremony in 1995.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1995-1996

Antonio Rodriguez and Josefina Barrera Fuentes Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-50
Scope and Contents The Antonio Rodriguez and Josefina Barrera Fuentes family papers include correspondence, unprinted manuscripts, ledgers of meeting minutes and membership rosters from clubs such as Alianza Hispano Americano, pamphlets, brochures, flyers, periodicals, clippings, newspapers, books, photographs, motion picture film, cameras, gavels, framed images, and other memorabilia and records. They include both the Fuentes library and materials he acquired as the last living legal trustee of Obreros Hall,...
Dates: 1915 - 1983

Art Museum of South Texas record group

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-1
Content Description

This record group contains records from and relating to the Art Museum of South Texas dating from 1959 to the present.

Dates: 1959-

Arthur Montiel Veteran History Harvest Interviews

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-263
Scope and Contents

Arthur Monteil, TAMU-CC Veteran Outreach Program Specialist in 2020 organized an oral history harvest where younger veterans talked with older veterans about their service during past wars. The three interviews were filmed and preserved on the TAMU-CC repository.

Dates: Other: 2020 October 26

Arturo Hernandez, Sr. American G.I. Forum Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll-219
Content Description Arturo Hernandez American G.I. Forum records include papers related to the Civil Rights Act of 1964; correspondence to members of the Corpus Christi American GI Forum from Hernandez as Secretary of the organization; a call for Judge Gerald Chargin of Santa Clara and San Jose, California to be removed from office due to racist comments against Mexican Americans; and an issue of "Forumeer," the official publication of the American GI Forum reporting on 1000 marchers who protested the...
Dates: 1964-1970

Arturo Vasquez, CPA Collection

 File
Identifier: Coll-267
Abstract

Arturo Vasquez served as a financial advisor to Hector P. Garcia’s American G.I. Forum chapter. His collection includes information about his personal, military, and professional life as a CPA. He served as a School Board Trustee for the Corpus Christi Independent School District and other municipal and business organizations. Hispanic-American civil rights during the middle 20th century features heavily in this collection.

Dates: 1924-2010

Asa M. French Surveying Field Books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll-13
Abstract

Asa Milton French was a Corpus Christi area surveyor and engineer that surveyed much of Nueces County, Texas. He also commissioned the building of one of the most historic homes in Corpus Christi, the French-Galvan House. This collection consists of six of his field books that are packed with notes, figures, and drawings from surveying the area.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1900-1914

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Special Collections and Archives, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi 339
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History 2
 
Subject
Corpus Christi (Tex.) 20
Texas -- Corpus Christi 19
World War II 14
Mexican Americans 7
Texas, South 7
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Correspondence 5
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
Civil rights 4
Discrimination in education 4
Manuscripts 4
Oral history 4
Politics 4
World War (1939-1945) 4
Chicano movement 3
Frontier and pioneer life 3
Genealogy 3
Hispanic Americans 3
Hurricanes 3
Hurricanes -Texas- Corpus Christi Bay 3
Journalism 3
Mexican American -- Civil Rights 3
Mexican American Veterans 3
Mexican American political activists 3
Tejano musicians 3
Texas -- Nueces County 3
Women's rights 3
World War (1914-1918) 3
1919 Storm 2
Advertising, Political 2
Architecture 2
Armed Forces -- Minorities 2
Art 2
Celebrations, anniversaries, etc. -- Texas -- Corpus Christi -- Buccaneer Days 2
Civil rights workers 2
Copyright -- Newspaper articles 2
Dallas (Tex.) 2
Discrimination 2
Education 2
Education, Higher -- Texas, South 2
Ex-prisoners of war 2
Hurricane Celia (1970) 2
Hurricane Harvey (2017) 2
Immigrants 2
Letters 2
Marriage records 2
Mexican American War, 1846-1848 2
Mexican Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Music 2
Mexican Americans--Segregation 2
Navy 2
Photocopying 2
Pioneers 2
Police brutality 2
Ports of Entry -Texas- Corpus Christi Bay 2
Postage stamps 2
Postal service 2
Presidents 2
Race discrimination 2
Racism 2
Research 2
Soldiers -- Correspondence 2
Stamp collecting 2
Stamps, Postage 2
Tejano music 2
Texan Santa Fe Expedition, 1941 2
Texas -- Coastal Bend 2
Texas -- College Station 2
Texas -- Naval Air Station Corpus Christi 2
Texas -- Port Aransas 2
Texas -- Robstown 2
Texas -- Rockport 2
Vietnam War (1961-1975) 2
War 2
Writing 2
Abortion 1
Academic achievement -- Awards 1
Academic libraries -- Publishing 1
Addiction, Substance 1
Administrative agencies -- Records and correspondence 1
Advertising -- Marketing 1
Agricultural laborers, Hispanic American 1
Alice (Tex.) 1
American banks and banking 1
American bronze sculpture 1
American literature -- Women authors 1
American slaves' writings 1
Animal conservation 1
Appearance discrimination 1
Appearance-based discrimination 1
Application software 1
Archaeology -- Texas, South 1
Architectural drawing 1
Armed Forces--Minorities 1
Art -- Exhibitions -- Catalogs 1
Art -- Exhibitions -- Posters 1
Art -- Instruction and study 1
Art -- Manuscripts 1
Art objects in art 1
Art, Colonial 1
Artists' monuments 1
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Language
English 334
Spanish; Castilian 6
German 1
Multiple languages 1
 
Names
League of United Latin American Citizens 10
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi 10
Garcia, Hector P., 1914-1996 8
Port Ayers American G.I. Forum 5
United States Navy 5
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times 4
Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce 4
Kilgore, Dan 4
Kreneck, Thomas H., Dr. 4
Longoria, Felix Z., Jr., 1920-1945 4
Rhoades, Philip, Dr. (1948 - ) 4
Tunnell, John W., Jr., 1945-2018 4
United States Air Force 4
University of Corpus Christi 4
American G.I. Forum 3
Corpus Christi Catholic Diocese 3
Corpus Christi Independent School District (Tex.) 3
Dobie, Frank J. 3
Galvan, Rafael, Sr., 1887-1966 3
Garcia, Clotilde P., 1917-2003 3
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 3
McGloin, Brooke Sween 3
Nueces County Historical Society 3
Spanish American Genealogical Association 3
Texas A&M University. College Station 3
Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives 3
Tunnell, John W., Sr., 1914-1999 3
Tunnell, Newell Summers, 1866-1924 3
Tunnell, Rosalie Newman, 1916-2002 3
American Red Cross 2
Bezdek, Bob, Dr. 2
Blucher family 2
Bonilla, Tony , 1936 2
Borglum, Gutzon (1867-1941) 2
Cisneros, Jose (1910-2009) 2
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History 2
Corpus Christi State University. (now Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi) 2
Daughters. of the Republic of Texas 2
De Pineda, Alonso Álvarez , 1494-1520 2
Del Mar College 2
Dodson, Ruth 2
Dr. Hector P. Garcia Plaza 2
Frantz, Joseph B., Dr. , 1917-1993 2
Garcia, Xico P. 2
Gonzalez, Genevieve B. 2
Hi-Fairnessee Girls Club 2
Hoeltzel, Virginia "Vicky" Galvan 2
Hunter, Todd 2
Johnson, Claudia Alta “Lady Bird” Taylor, 1912-2007 2
Knights of Columbus 2
Landmark Commission . Corpus Christi 2
League of United Latin American Citizens -- Ladies Council #26 2
McKinney, Belitha ("Bea"), Co-Founder - Vice President - Press Contact, 1945- 2
Merriman, Eli T. (1852-1941) 2
Mexican American Democrats of Corpus Christi 2
Mireles, Edmundo Eduardo, 1905-1987 2
Mireles, Jovita, Gonzalez, 1904-1983 2
National Council of La Raza 2
Naval Air Station Corpus Christi (Tex.) 2
Nueces County Community Action Program 2
Nueces County Historical Commission 2
Pape, Harold F., 1890-1952 2
Texas A&I University-Kingsville 2
Texas A&M University - Kingsville 2
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Division of Governance Groups and Organizations, Board of Regents 2
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Center for Coastal Studies 2
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Harte Research Institute 2
Texas Historical Commission 2
Texas-Mexican Railway 2
United States Postal Service 2
United States. Armed Forces 2
University of Texas at Austin 2
Vicente Lozano (1879–1949) 2
Walraven, Bill 2
Woods, Dee (1900-1989) 2
Wrotenbery, Carl, Dr. , 1926-2016 2
16th Texas State Legislature 1
7 Till Late Food Store 1
Aalbert Heine (1920-2003) 1
Aaron’s Rental Purchase 1
Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) 1
Adkins, Tabitha 1
Alabama Crimson Tide. (Football team). History 1
Alamo Battlefield Association 1
Allen, Chatter 1
Allen, Robert H. 1
Allison III, Colonel James W. (1905 – 1986) 1
Allison, Libby 1
Alpha Phi Sigma 1
American Association of University Women. Corpus Christi Branch 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American GI Forum 1
American Legion 1
American Museum of Natural History 1
Amicitia Ladies Social Club 1
Ana Barrera, Garcia 1
Ancira, Manual 1
Annona High School. Boxelder. Texas 1
Anthony, Kenneth Leigh 1
Arambula, Rosario 1
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