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    • Interview with Emilio Torres, 2008

    • San Antonio (Tex.).; Mexican Americans.; Kelly Air Force Base (Tex.).; Air pilots.;
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    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Vice Admiral Wallace B. Short, (USN, Ret.), 1984

    • United States. Navy. Seabees.; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives.
    • San Antonio, Texas Retired Navy Vice Admiral Wallace Short describes his military career, including work with the Seabees, the Construction Battalion, begun during World War II by Admiral Ben Morull, a Civil Engineer, to build what was needed to...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Oral History Interview with Kevin C. Conner

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: contractors/consultants; Corps of Engineers; Eagleland Reach; ecosystem restoration; floods and flood control; instream/downstream flows; landscaping; Mission Reach; Museum Reach; National Park Service;...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with Athol Ofsowitz, 1996

    • Jews--Texas.; Chevra Kadisha.; Burial societies, Jewish.; Burial laws (Jewish law).
    • Ofsowitz discusses personal and family history, but focuses on work of the Jewish burial society, Chevra Kadisha.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Teresa Zertuche, 1998

    • Chapman Ranch.; Falfurrias (Tex.).; Ranch life--Texas.; Education--Texas.; Tequila.; Vaqueros.
    • San Antonio, Texas Teresa Zertuche describes growing up on the Chapman Ranch near Falfurrias, Texas, ranching activities, attending school, family customs, family and personal history, including that of her father who left Saltillo, Mexico at age...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Frank W. "Pete" Payne, 1982

    • Marshall Pottery Works (Marshall, Tex.).; Pottery, American--Texas.; Pottery craft.
    • Payne describes techniques and history of this East Texas pottery company which was established in 1895 and uses local clay deposits. Includes separate written history.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with W.B. "Jack" Ball, 1983.

    • University of Texas at Austin; Bois d'Arc (tree)
    • 218 Canterbury Hill, San Antonio, Texas San Antonio attorney W.B. Jack Ball reminisces about his childhood in Farmersville at the dawn of the 20th Century and his years at the University of Texas at Austin and the UT Law School from 1915-21 when...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Oral History Interview with Suzanne Scott

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: Bexar Regional Watershed Management Partnership; board activities/composition, politics/staff relations; congressional and legislative relations; Corps of Engineers; desalination; Digital Flood...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with Paul Patterson, Ace Reid, and Cliff Teinhert, 1984

    • Luckenbach (Tex).; Cowboys--Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.; Tales--Texas.; Texas Folklife Festival.
    • Tall tales and stories about cowboys and cattle drives told during a public performance at the Texas Folklife Festival.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Rudolf Scheffrabn, 2003

    • World War, 1939-1945--Germany--Personal narratives.; Emigration and immigration--History--20th century.;
    • Scheffrahn was born in East Prussia in May 1918 and spent his childhood in Rastenburg. He was drafted into the German Army at the onset of World War II and served from 1939-1945. After the war he and his wife immigrated to the US under the...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;
    • Interview with Reo Kataoka, 1979

    • Katoaka, Reo.;Japanese Texans.;Emigration and immigration.;Landscaping.
    • Due to Mr. Katoaka's heavily-accented and broken English, this is not a verbatim transcription; best guess is made based on context of the conversation. Reo Katoaka tells of joining Japanese Merchant Marines for opportunity to come to US. Katoaka...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • WomanSpace, May 2006

    • Lesbians--Texas--San Antonio.; Women artists.; Women--Social networks--Texas--San Antonio.; Women--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; Women's periodicals.
    • First published as the Women's Community Journal in February 1986, WomanSpace was the longest continuously published women's community newsletter in San Antonio.
    • Womanspace Records, MS 42
    • Interview with John Kuborn

    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives.; United States. Air Force.;
    • John Kuborn, November 30, 2004 From Wisconsin, Kuborn enlisted in the Air Force in 1961. He served 3 tours in Vietnam and retired in 1980 as a Master Sergeant. Topics: Vietnam War experience, Tet Offensive, military leave
    • Veteran's History Project
    • Interview with Rev. Claude Black, 04-11-2006

    • African Americans--Civil rights--Texas--San Antonio--History.; African Americans--Interviews.; Mt. Zion Baptist Church (San Antonio, Tex.); San Antonio (Tex.)--Race relations--History.; San Antonio (Tex.). City Council.; Segregation--Texas--San...
    • Black was born in San Antonio on Nov. 28, 1916, the son of a Pullman porter and a housewife. After graduating from then-Douglass High School in 1933, he enrolled at St. Philip’s College. Black earned a bachelor’s degree in 1937 from Morehouse...
    • College of Liberal and Fine Arts Oral History Program Collection;
    • Interview with Vivian F. and Kenneth Gilbert, 1989.

    • Raymondville, (Tex.); Willacy County, (Tex.); Harlingen, (Tex.); Frontier and pioneer life; Snow, Luther; Port Mansfield, (Tex.); King Ranch, (Tex.); Texas--Social life and customs; Rio Grande Valley, (Tex.)
    • The unique world of the Rio Grande Valley in the early years of the 20th century is shared by two who moved there in 1925 from Illinois. Freezes that destroyed fruit orchards, hurricanes that destroyed homes and lawlessness fueled by the ruffians...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Stella Polk, 1992

    • Educators--Texas.; Authors--Texas.; Teachers--Correspondence, reminiscences, etc.; Mason County (Tex.).
    • Sister of Old Yeller author, Frank Gipson and life-long resident of Mason County, Stella Polk began teaching at age 16 in a small rural school circa 1917. She relates her personal history, experiences teaching in one-room schools, and memories of...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Jim Cullum Jr., 1986

    • Jazz musicians.; Dance orchestras.; Happy Jazz Band.; The Landing-San Antonio (Tex.).; Jim Cullum 1914-1973.
    • San Antonio, Texas The leader of the Happy Jazz Band and owner of Jim Cullum's Landing nightclub on San Antonio's River Walk, Jim Cullum Jr.'s life revolves around his talent and his passion for jazz. The son of a noted jazz artist, he grew up...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Arleigh Templeton, 2003

    • College presidents--Texas.; University of Texas at San Antonio--History.;
    • Arleigh B. Templeton was the first President of the University of Texas at San Antonio. He served as President from 1970 through December 1972. Before coming to UTSA, he was President of Sam Houston State University, 1963-1970, and later served...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;
    • Main Street - Ozona, Texas

    • Streets - Ozona (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows street with commercial buildings on left including Baker's Food Market, C.G. Morrison & Co., The Ratliff Store, and Rexall Drugs. Bank in distance (right.'' On far right is sign reading: ''Ozona / Biggest Little Town in the...
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    • Interview with Margaret N. Williams, 1979

    • Williams, Margaret N.; Crystal City Internment Camp (Crystal City, Tex.).; Japanese Americans.; German Americans.
    • Crystal City, Texas One of first to start work at the Crystal City Internment Camp, Margaret Williams describes physical features and employees of the camp which opened in October of 1942 with German and Japanese famillies arriving the following ...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with B.J. "Red" McCombs, 1997.

    • HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.); McCombs, Red, 1927-; Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993; Businessmen--Texas; San Antonio Spurs (Basketball team)
    • An interview with B.J. "Red" McCombs, 08-07-1997.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Oral History Interview with Boone Powell

    • San Antonio River Authority
    • Subjects discussed in this interview include: architects; bonds; Corps of Engineers; Hugman River Walk/dam; Mission Reach; Museum Reach; public art; San Antonio Conservation Society; San Antonio River Foundation; and San Antonio River Oversight...
    • San Antonio River Authority Records
    • Interview with O.T. Baker, 1976.

    • Texas Folklife Festival; Folklife festivals; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.)
    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio. and the first manager of the Institute’s Texas Folklife Festival, details the evolution of the Festival from its birth in 1972.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Gilbert Burkhardt, 1988

    • Comal County (Tex.).; German Americans--Texas.; Farm life--Texas.
    • Bracken area of Comal County, Texas Gilbert Burkhardt remembers growing up as a fourth-generation German Texan in Bracken. His youth was typical of German farming communities in the early 20th Century where the German language, customs and cuisine...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Sombrilla

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals
    • Sombrilla Magazine is published three times a year by the Office of University Publications. It is mailed without charge to alumni, faculty, staff and friends of The University of Texas at San Antonio.
    • UTSA University Publications Collection
    • Interview With Gilbert Rodriguez, 1998

    • Mexican Americans --Texas --Music.; Musicians--Texas.; Tejano music.; Music--Mexican-American Border Region.
    • Co-founder of Gilberto Rodriguez and the Blue Notes, with his cousin, Gregorio Pedroza, they discuss history of their family, Tejano music, and the band.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • WomanSpace, May 1999

    • Lesbians--Texas--San Antonio.; Women artists.; Women--Social networks--Texas--San Antonio.; Women--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; Women's periodicals.
    • First published as the Women's Community Journal in February 1986, WomanSpace was the longest continuously published women's community newsletter in San Antonio.
    • Womanspace Records, MS 42
    • Interview with James W. Davis, 1998

    • African American cowboys.
    • 1407 Mardell Street, San Antonio, Texas. James W. Davis' maternal relatives were early day West Texas ranchers who employed African American cowboy George Adams on their Cox Ranches in Brewster County. Adams, who began cowboying as a teenager at...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • The Calendar, October 21-November 3, 1983

    • Calendar (San Antonio, Tex.); Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.
    • The Calendar was a San Antonio GLBTQ publication, which was published every other Friday. Vol. 4 No. 5
    • Happy Foundation Archives Collection, MS 394
    • Interview with Patricia Smith Prather, 1994

    • Houston (Tex.)--History.; African Americans--Texas.; Civil Rights.; Discrimination.; Juneteenth.
    • Historian and author Patricia Prather discusses the gains and losses that resulted from desegregation in Houston and, in particular, the Fifth Ward where she was born.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Sonny Detmer, 2011

    • Football--Texas.; Football--coaches.; Football--training.; Detmer, Ty.; Detmer, Koy.
    • Sonny Detmer, football player, coach, and father to Ty and Koy Detmer, discusses his personal and professional experience and philosophy of coaching.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • One, June 1965

    • Gays--California--Periodicals.; One (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • One Magazine was published bi-monthly and dealt primarily with homosexuality from a scientific, historic, and critical point of view. Vol. 3, No. 9
    • Happy Foundation Archives Collection, MS 394
    • The Calendar, September 4-17, 1984

    • Calendar (San Antonio, Tex.); Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.
    • The Calendar was a San Antonio GLBTQ publication, which was published every other Friday. Vol. 5 No. 17
    • Happy Foundation Archives Collection, MS 394
    • The Paisano

    • University of Texas at San Antonio--Periodicals.
    • A digital archive of The Paisano, a student operated newspaper at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
    • UTSA Student Publications Collection

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