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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Rio Grande Valley Scrapbook, [ca. 1925-1939]



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Rio Grande Valley (Tex.)
Title: Rio Grande Valley Scrapbook
Dates: [ca. 1925-1939]
Abstract: Composed of newspaper clippings, the Rio Grande Valley Scrapbook, [ca. 1925-1939], documents social and political affairs in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas, during the 1920s and 1930s.
Extent: 1/2 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Composed of newspaper clippings, the Rio Grande Valley Scrapbook, [ca. 1925-1939], documents social and political affairs in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas, during the 1920s and 1930s. Clippings concern the history of the region, the economy in Texas, the presence of the Santa Fe Railroad, and notable residents in the area.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company.
Places
Rio Grande Valley -- History -- 20th century.
Texas -- Economic conditions.
Texas -- Politics and government.
Texas -- Social life and customs.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rio Grande Valley Scrapbook, [ca. 1925-1939], Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
3L387 Scrapbook, [ca. 1925-1939]

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