News & Announcements

El Paso commercial photographer Otis Aultman's photographs captured fleeing refugees, battle scenes, scouts, and troops.  El Paso newspapers further documented the conflict.
Posted Friday, October 12, 2012 - 4:54pm
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.
Posted Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 8:16pm
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.
Posted Friday, October 5, 2012 - 9:50pm
The Portal to Texas History collection "Are We There Yet? Transportation in Central Texas" explores various methods of transportation through images.
Posted Friday, October 5, 2012 - 8:57pm
This new service provides search access to all items in The Portal to Texas History and the UNT Digital Library, as well as  the new Gateway to Oklahoma History which is hosted by the UNT Libraries.
Posted Friday, October 5, 2012 - 7:36pm
The CyberCemetery is an archive of government websites that have ceased operation (usually websites of defunct government agencies and commissions that
Posted Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 9:07am
Let your voice be heard with a thank you note!
Posted Friday, September 28, 2012 - 2:14pm
From the earliest inhabitants to the newest immigrants, folks who have lived in Texas forged a unique identity for the state.
Posted Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 1:26pm
On Sept. 17, 1787, a group of delegates gathered in Philadelphia to sign a document that created the law of a new nation called the United States of America.
Posted Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 9:19am
Willis Library is kicking off fall 2012 with a change that will benefit students in a big way.
Posted Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 9:08am