We’ve got a few more BARD pointers for you in this blog post: tips on browsing larger collections, using BARD’s advanced search, and opening attachments to collections. We hope you enjoy exploring our finding aids!
Have you used BARD yet? We’ve got some more tips in this blog post to help you make the most of our archival repository database, from using subject terms to printing search results.
The Texas Collection is happy to open our newest discovery tool, the Baylor Archival Repositories Database (BARD), to our researchers. Learn how you can use BARD to discover the wealth of archival materials at The Texas Collection!
by Benna Vaughan, Manuscripts Archivist The Ellington Field Photographic collection is one of two new photographic collections obtained by The Texas Collection that focus on World War I. Though currently divided and used for both civil and military purposes, Ellington Field bears a long history of being at the front lines of training for United…
As the 1923 Round Up put it, “A heavy Frost from New England…in the form of Robert, the Poet” visited Baylor twice at A.J. Armstrong’s (and Carl Sandburg’s) urging. Read more about Robert Frost at Baylor in this final installment of Armstrong’s Stars.
The Texas Jewish Historical Society visited The Texas Collection recently. Learn more about their visit!
E.C. Blomeyer was probably just taking photos for his own enjoyment, but years later, they give us unique views into Central Texas about one hundred years ago. Join us in a new series as we take a look at “Texas in the Teens” through the lens of a gifted amateur photographer.
At some point in our lives most of us pass through that phase where we believe “if you see it in print, it must be true.” In the world of Special Collections, this can also mean that when an object has a handwritten note identifying it, you accept the note as factual. Unfortunately, real life…