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We acquire born digital newspaper PDF print masters in an effort to preserve and make these more recent newspaper issues publicly available on The Portal to Texas History. Even though these newspapers are not old, they are still historic--representing the timeline of a community's existence.
Taken in 1903 and 1907, these gelatin silver prints document lumber production activities near Diboll in East Texas.
Over 94,000 issues of historical Texas newspapers are currently available on The Portal to Texas History. Here are some tips for searching within this incredible archive.
Waco community members have been submitting names and locations for unidentified photographs in the Mike Cochran collection. The Portal hopes to use more crowdsourcing to preserve segments of history that would otherwise be lost.
One of more than 12,000 maps in The Portal to Texas History, this image shows Mexico dominating the southwest and an "unexplored region" in the northwest (now San Francisco).
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The UNT Rare Book and Texana Collections is home to a pamphlet written by revolutionary war era journalist