Lebanese Americans.; St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church.; Churches--Texas.
Nahas , born in Tripoli, Lebanon and brought to the U.S. by his parents in 1912, discusses his Lebanese heritage and his father who was an ordained Antiochian Orthodox priest serving an extensive area in the U.S., Mexico and Central America.
The decades-long struggles of a small town to attract and retain industry and jobs in the post-World War II era are outlined by Clifton banker Hulen C. Aars. The efforts Aars recalls are similar to those of many other Texas...
University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; Exhibitions and museums; Shuffler, R. Henderson (Ralph Henderson), 1908--1975; Ransom, Harry Huntt, 1908-1976; Baker, Oscar Terrell, 1910-2006.
Davis shares his knowledge of the development of the Institute of Texan Cultures as a public museum, particularly the Folklife Festival, and relates background on the people and events involved in this process.
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...
Aeronautics-history.; Air pilots.; Instrument flying.; William C. Ocker 1876-1942.;
Col. Crane's residence, San Antonio, Texas As a boy, San Antonio native Carl J. Crane watched the first Military airplane flight at Fort Sam Houston in 1910. And as a Military aviator, he devoted much of his adult life to developing and perfecting...
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.
Non-Serial Publications. Table of contents: 1) APPLIED AND BASIC RESEARCH IN ARCHAEOLOGY: IMPLICATIONS FOR ARCHAEOLOGY AS PART OF THE SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY; 2) ARCHAEOLOGY, A MATTER OF PUBLIC INTEREST; 3) ARCHAEOLOGY AND TROUBLED TIMES: CULTURES...
Excavations (Archaeology)--Texas--Lee County.; Excavations (Archaeology)--Texas--Bastrop County.; Lee County (Tex.)--Antiquities.
Bastrop County (Tex.)--Antiquities.; CPS Butler Lignite Prospect Site (Tex.)--Antiquities.