From the earliest inhabitants to the newest immigrants, folks who have lived in Texas forged a unique identity for the state.
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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.
Our Resources4 Educators web site incorporates primary source materials into more than 60 lesson plans that make learning fun and bring history to life.
Did you know that the digital collections include items topically related to nearly every country in the world? Use our "Explore by Locations" feature to find things about a particular place.
Did you know that metadata in the digital collections can help you find similar items? Take advantage of the"clickable" fields in our item records.
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.