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    • Interview with Anna Claire Rice, 1999

    • Railroads--Texas.; Railroads--Texas--Employees.; Railroad workers.
    • Anna Rice discusses her experiences with various railroads jobs throughout Texas beginning during World War II and continuing through the latter half of the twentieth century.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Eddie Wiedenfeld, 1987

    • Comfort (Tex.).; Giles, Alfred 1853-1920.
    • Comfort, Texas Wiedenfeld recounts the history and culture of Comfort, Texas and personal history of his family who has lived there since the early 1900s.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Ollie Marshall Adams, 1990.

    • Marshall (Tex.); Harrison County (Tex.)
    • Marshall, Texas Ollie Marshall Adams spent his working life as a machinist in the huge railroad shops in Marshall, beginning with his apprenticeship at age 17 in 1927. Adams recounts the economic and social impact the now-closed railroad complex...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Afro-American Texans

    • African Americans--Texas--History. African Americans--Texas--Biography. Texas--History.
    • Part of the Institute of Texan Cultures' The Texians and the Texans series.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00234/utsa-00234.html
    • Danish Texans

    • Danish Americans -- Texas -- History.; Texas -- Ethnic relations.
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    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Austin and Sarah Ann Brackens Grant

    • Slavery - United States - Texas.
      African Americans - Medina County (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows Austin Grant seated with wife, Sarah, standing behind him.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Benjamin Franklin McCumber

    • Irish Americans.
    • Photograph shows Benjamin Franklin McCumber, seated, in a studio.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Interview with Joe Nicola, 1988

    • San Marcos (Tex.).; Peddlers and peddling.; Aquarena Springs (San Marcos, Tex.).; Motor buses.; Greyhound buses--History.; Road materials--Texas.; Zachry, Henry Bartell, 1901-1984.
    • Nicola discusses commerce in the San Marcos area during the early 20th century, including the entrepreneurial spirit of his mother, transportation, formation of Aquarena Springs and the first bus line.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • A personal history : the Afro-American Texans

    • African Americans -- Texas -- Juvenile literature.; Texas -- Juvenile literature.
    • Part of the Institute of Texan Cultures' Stories for young readers series.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • People on Front Street near water cistern and railroad station, D'Hanis, Texas

    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company.
      Streets.
      Railroads.
      Railroad stations.
      Cisterns.
      Streets.
    • Photograph shows bird's-eye view of small group of people standing on Front Street. Man in carriage and another in a wagon behind them. Upper right is railroad station and Southern Pacific Railroad track. Large cistern, upper left. Residence of...
    • General Photograph Collection
    • MKT Railway freight wagon loaded with cement

    • Wagons; Cement; Lumber yards - Corss Plains (Tex.); 8th Street (Cross Plains, Tex.); Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad
    • Photograph shows Drew N. (Bud) Harpole, freight agent for the MKT Railroad, seated on front of a horse-drawn wagon on 8th Street. On the back of the wagon are Bernie Harpole (left) and Lloyd McMillan. Lumber yard in background.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Cart War

    • San Antonio (Tex.); Texas--History.
    • San Antonio's wheels of progress were not without violence in the early 1850's. Before railroads pushed into Texas, freight was moved by Mexican ox carts with huge wheels. As civilization flooded westward , the ox cans were joined by Anglo freight...
    • Reflections on Texas Video Collection
    • L-2894-A

    • Brown Express Company (San Antonio, Tex.) ; World War, 1939-1945 - War work. ; Carriages and carts. ; Rationing. ; Transportation - Problems.
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    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • L-2894-B

    • Brown Express Company (San Antonio, Tex.) ; World War, 1939-1945 - War work. ; Carriages and carts. ; Rationing. ; Transportation - Problems.
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    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • Latino Lesbian and Gay Organization (LLEGO), 1985-1996 and undated

    • Gay community--Texas--San Antonio. Gay rights--Texas--San Antonio. Gays--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States. Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Social conditions. Gays--Texas--Societies and clubs. Gays--Texas--San Antonio--Policial activity....
    • Latino Lesbian and Gay Organization (LLEGO), 1985-1996 and undated
    • San Antonio Lesbian Gay Assembly (SALGA)
    • L-2297-B

    • Texas Transportation Company (San Antonio, Tex.) ; Railroads - Employees.
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    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • People

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • People, newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1971-1977.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • People

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • People, newsletter of the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1971-1977.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Advantages of using hybrid manufacturing platforms to realize decentralized manufacture

    • Flexible manufacturing systems; Manufacturing processes--Environmental aspects; Production management; Business logistics
    • Paper presented at the Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing, held May 20-23, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas, and organized by the Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Lean Systems,...
    • UTSA Publications
    • Oxen with load of freight outside J. C. Melcher Store, O'Quinn, Texas

    • J. C. Melcher Store (O'Quinn, Tex.); German Americans.; Wagons - O'Quinn (Tex.); Oxen.; General stores - O'Quinn (Tex.); Freight wagons.
    • Photograph shows George Huebner standing beside his ten-yoke hitch of oxen pulling a loaded wagon. Behind the wagon is the J. C. Melcher Store.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Interview with Charles Brewton, 1982

    • Prostitution--Texas.; La Grange (Tex.).
    • The University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio., San Antonio, Texas University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio. volunteer Charles Brewton shares his memories of the infamous Chicken Ranch brothel that...
    • 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
    • L-3238-F

    • Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad. ; Strikes and lockouts - Railroads. ; Railroads - Employees.
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    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • Interview with Clarence W. Norris, 1977

    • Civil Rights.; African Americans--Texas.; Houston (Tex.)--History.; St. Philip's College.
    • Dean Emeritus of St. Philip's College, Norris tells of his life, from growing up in a Houston ghetto, earning a PhD, and his career in education and social work. Interview includes a description of the Ossian Sweet trial in 1926 and working with...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Carmen Perry, 1988

    • Peña, José Enrique de la, 1807-1841 or 2--Diaries.; Mexican Americans--Texas; Archives--Spain.; German Americans--Texas.; Gentilz, Theodore, d. 1906.; Urrutia Sandoval, Aureliano, 1872-1975.; Iturbi, Jose, 1895-1980.; Saenz, Daniel.
    • Personal recollections of Carmen Perry, whose family fled from Mexico in 1913 to escape from the Mexican Revolution to San Antonio, where her family's money was embargoed at the start of WWI because her father was German-born. Fluent in Spanish,...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Henry Davenport, 1988

    • Anderson County (Tex.).; Palestine (Tex.).; Cotton.; Salt industry and trade--Texas.; Railroads--Texas.; Amusements.
    • Palestine, Texas Palestine native Henry Davenport recalls his hometown's prominence through most of the 20th century when it flourished as a cotton center, a player in the East Texas oil boom of the 1930s and as a major rail and industrial center.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • L-3238-E

    • Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad. ; Strikes and lockouts - Railroads. ; Railroads - Employees.
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    • San Antonio Light Photograph Collection
    • Men posing outside Santa Fe Railroad freight office, El Paso, Texas

    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company.; Railroad stations - El Paso (Tex.)
    • Photograph shows the Santa Fe Railroad Freight Office in El Paso, Texas, with men in front, in 1901. Man No. 6 is Albert J. Beevers. Man No. 7 is Roland F. Goering, agent.
    • General Photograph Collection
    • Reflections on Texas.

    • Texas -- History -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.
    • Little known and offbeat moments of our history. A series of 250, 30 seconds vignettes telecast over KMOL-TV.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html

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