Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



Creator

Date

Format

Source

Subject

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: --
(19842 results)



Display: 50

    • Interview with Lucille Robertson, 1985

    • Robertson, Sterling Clack, 1785-1842.; Frontier and pioneer life--Texas.; Texas--Colonization--History--19th century.; Salado (Tex.).
    • Robertson discusses the history of the impressario of Robertson Colony who brought the first permanent settlers to central Texas and his descendants who have lived continuously on ranch at family home in Salado since 1852, early 20th century...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John Jessie Saldana Sr., 2005-08-17

    • Saldana, John Jesse.; United States Army--Infantry.; Canary Islanders.; Mexican Americans.; New Mexico.; United States--Post Office Department.; Postmasters.; San Antonio (Tex.).
    • John Jesse Saldana, Sr., 13th generation born in San Antonio of Irish, Canary Islander, Spanish and English heritage, tells of family history, his work with United States Postal Service before his 1942 enlistment in Army, combat experience as...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 1, No. 10

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Interview with Jeane Richey Christian, 1985

    • WASPS (Women Air Force Service Pilots).; Women in aeronautics.; World War 1939-1945--Women.; United States Armed Forces--Women.
    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas Jeane Richey Christian was among the 1,830 women accepted for WASP training from among 25,000 applicants. In the first class to train at Avenger Field in Sweetwater,...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 2, No. 01

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Interview with Lucy Sagarino Wenning, 1985

    • Women air pilots.;Women in Aeronautics, Military--United States.;Aeronautics, Military--United States.
    • San Antonio, Texas One of the first licensed female pilots circa 1935 and the youngest at age 16, Wenning recalls both the resistance to her learning and publicity for her achievements, flying stunt planes and other experiences with airplanes.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Spanish Texans

    • Spaniards -- Texas -- History. Spaniards -- Texas -- Biography. Texas -- History -- To 1846. Texas -- Biography.
    • Part of the Institute of Texan Cultures' The Texians and the Texans series.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00234/utsa-00234.html
    • Interview with Eloise Roe and J.O. McKnight, 1986

    • Basket making.
    • Two interviews with Roe and McKnight who discuss the materials and techniques of basket-making they demonstrate at Folklife Festival as well as other craft activities and personal history.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • 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
    • El Pueblo Vol. 1, No. 09

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Kelly 21 - Privatization of Kelly AFB

    • Communities Organized for Public Service (San Antonio, Tex.); Metro Alliance (San Antonio, Tex.)
    • Program Files: Community Development: Infrastructure: "Kelly 21" - Privatization of Kelly AFB, 1995
    • Communities Organized for Public Service/Metro Alliance Records
    • Interview with John Jesse Saldana, Sr., 08-10-2005

    • Saldana, John Jesse.; United States Army--Infantry.; Canary Islanders.; Mexican Americans.; New Mexico.; United States--Post Office Department.; Postmasters.; San Antonio (Tex.).
    • John Jesse Saldana, Sr., 13th generation born in San Antonio of Irish, Canary Islander, Spanish and English heritage, tells of family history, his work with United States Postal Service before his 1942 enlistment in Army, combat experience as...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Sister M. Alexandrine Gieniec, 1984.

    • Polish Americans--Texas;San Antonio (Tex.)--Description and travel
    • Sister Alexandrine was born into a Polish family and reared in a neighborhood where all of San Antonio's ethnic groups flourished - along with ther cultures and cuisines. She shares those recollections and explains the importance of the...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Jim Cullum Jr., 1980.

    • Jazz musicians; Dance orchestras; Happy Jazz Band; The Landing-San Antonio (Tex.); Cullum, Jim
    • San Antonio, Texas, 1980 The leader of the Happy Jazz Band and owner of Jim Cullum’s Landing...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 2, No. 09

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Our Mexican ancestors

    • Texas -- History.; Texas -- Biography.; Mexican Americans -- Texas.; Nesmith, Samuel P. -- Principal Resercher.
    • Part of the Institute of Texan Cultures' Stories for young readers series.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Interview with Joseph A. Perry, 1984.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.); Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993; Texas Folklife Festival
    • Perry discusses the genesis of the Institute of Texan Cultures, from the planning for Hemisfair through its' creation under the aegis of the University of Texas at San Antonio, with emphasis on the key people who were involved.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John Jessie Saldana Sr., 2005-08-19

    • Saldana, John Jesse.; United States Army--Infantry.; Canary Islanders.; Mexican Americans.; New Mexico.; United States--Post Office Department.; Postmasters.; San Antonio (Tex.).
    • John Jesse Saldana, Sr., 13th generation born in San Antonio of Irish, Canary Islander, Spanish and English heritage, tells of family history, his work with United States Postal Service before his 1942 enlistment in Army, combat experience as...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Allen Vann, 1980.

    • Jazz musicians;African American musicians;Pianists;Albert, Don
    • Interview is one of series by Sterlin Holmesly: “Jazz”. Allen Vann grew up in Williamson County, Texas where he began playing piano, then moved to San Antonio in 1922, attending St. Peter’s Clavier School and learning to read music. Vann recounts...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 1, No. 08

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 2, No. 05

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Interview with Gene Ramey, 1980

    • Jazz.; Musicians--Texas.; Double bass music.
    • A native Texan, Ramey began playing professionally in Kansas City, Kansas where he worked with Walter Page, Charlie Parker, Count Basie, Jay McShann, and others. After watching so many colleagues affected by alcoholism, he quit working in night...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Booty Ritter, 1987

    • Nederland (Tex.).; Ritter, Tex, 1905-1974.;
    • Personal recollections of Booty Ritter, brother of actor / singer "Tex" Ritter, including growing up in Nederland, Texas, working in the oil business, and "Tex" Ritter's singing and acting career.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 1, No. 01

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Recent research from the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1992-03

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Recent research from the Institute of Texan Cultures was a bi-annual newsletter highlighting research activities at the Institute of Texan Cultures.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Interview with Major General (retired) John M. Bennett, 1984.

    • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American;
    • San Antonio, Texas San Antonio banker John M. Bennett recalls his historic role as the leader of a two major bombing operations of World War II. Bennett, descended from the Bennett and Armstrong ranching families of South Texas, recalls both the...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 2, No. 07

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Recent research from the Institute of Texan Cultures, 1991-01

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio--Newsletters.
    • Recent research from the Institute of Texan Cultures was a bi-annual newsletter highlighting research activities at the Institute of Texan Cultures.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Interview with Cliff and Ruth Gillette, 1980.

    • Saxophonists; singers; pianists; Jazz musicians; Dance orchestras
    • Jazz musician Cliff Gillette and his wife, former big band singer Ruth, remember the heyday of their musical lives when they crossed the country in the 1930s and 1940s performing with some of the most noted musicians of the era.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Dr. Daniel Chester, 2007

    • Birth control--Texas.; Planned Parenthood Association of Hidalgo County, Texas, Inc.;
    • Planned Parenthood of Hidalgo County operates health clinics in the cities of McAllen, Mission, Edinburg and Weslaco. They provide family planning and sexual health care services for men and women. Daniel Chester is a medical doctor and has served...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;
    • Irish Texans

    • Irish Americans -- Texas -- History.; Texas -- History.
    •  
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • Who are the Chinese Texans?

    • Chinese Americans -- Texas -- Juvenile literature.; Texas -- Juvenile literature.; Chinese Americans.; Texas -- History.; Questions and answers.
    • Part of the Institute of Texan Cultures' Stories for young readers series.
    • http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utsa/00123/utsa-00123.html
    • 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

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK