Category Archives: Research Ready

Research Ready: January 2018

View materials on Jesse and Frank James, Baylor sororities, the travels of a Baylor professor, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready! Continue reading

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Research Ready: December 2017

Discover photographs of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor campus in the 1920s, correspondence of Baylor students during World War II, playing cards with pictures from around Waco, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready. Continue reading

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Research Ready: November 2017

Learn about Texas art and artists, railroads, sheet music, Baylor University history, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready. Continue reading

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Research Ready: October 2017

Explore a brochure advertising the hot mineral baths in Marlin, Texas, the records of a Baptist pastor and university president, a book on African Americans leaders and organizations in San Antonio, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready. Continue reading

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Research Ready: September 2017

Read about the records of a historically African American cemetery, the papers of former Baylor President W.R. White, a Western novel about a scout leading a party through Comanche territory, a local civic leader, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready. Continue reading

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Research Ready: August 2017

Each month, we post an update to notify our readers about the latest archival collections to be processed and some highlights of our print material acquisitions. These resources are primed for research and are just a sampling of the many … Continue reading

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Research Ready: July 2017

View materials on German immigration to Texas, Prohibition, gunslingers in Texas, screenplays, railroad collections, Texas Civil War materials, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready! Continue reading

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Research Ready: June 2017

Discover the papers of noted prosecutor Leon Jaworski, journalist Tommy West, and a selection of print materials on the Dallas Automobile Country Club, the Pecos Land and Cattle Company, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready. Continue reading

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Research Ready: May 2017

Explore materials on Baptist missionaries in China, dime novels, Texas railroads, military academies, and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready! Continue reading

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Research Ready: April 2017

Learn about the Waco Bridge Company, the Crash at Crush, transportation in Dallas during the 1936 Texas Centennial and more in this month’s edition of Research Ready! Continue reading

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