El Paso commercial photographer Otis Aultman's photographs captured fleeing refugees, battle scenes, scouts, and troops. El Paso newspapers further documented the conflict.
News & Announcements: Collection Highlight
The entire run of the Texas Register is now available in The Portal to Texas History. This weekly publication records state agency rule making and review actions, governor’s appointments, attorney general opinions, requests for proposals, and other miscellaneous documents.
Established by the Congress of the Republic of Texas in 1844, the Central National Road was set to become part of a larger "international highway" connecting San Antonio and St. Louis.
The Portal to Texas History collection "Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas" explores various methods of transportation through images.
From the earliest inhabitants to the newest immigrants, folks who have lived in Texas forged a unique identity for the state.
The Portal to Texas History includes hundreds of items documenting the history of professional, collegiate, and amateur sports in Texas, including two photos of Olympic medalists.
From India to Germany and New Zealand to Nigeria, users from more than 200 countries around the globe look to UNT’s collection of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) to help further their ow
The Portal to Texas History contains topographic maps from the U.S. Geological Survey and historic cadastral maps from the Texas General Land Office.