The Jack K. Williams Library offers classic books, unique historical manuscripts, artwork, and artifacts pertaining to the ocean and maritime culture and Texas history.

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  • Laffite Society

    Publications, artifacts, and conference materials of the Laffite Society

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Recent Submissions

  • Texas Maritime Academy, 1944-2013 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (Texas A&M University at Galveston, 1944)
    Texas Maritime Academy subject files. Includes history, cruises, correspondence, manual and rulebooks, and information about the training ships.
  • TAMUG Subject Files, 1964-2013 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston faculty (Texas A&M University at Galveston, 1964)
    TAMUG Subject Files. Includes topics about the history of the university; biofiles about the faculty, staff and administration; and buildings.
  • Academic Council, 1975-1993 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston faculty (Texas A&M University at Galveston, 1975)
    Academic Council Records, 1977-1993 . By-laws, minutes of the meetings, correspondence, and other files pertaining to the work of the Council at Texas A&M University at Galveston
  • Faculty Advisory Committee 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (Texas A&M University at Galveston, 1975)
    Faculty Advisory Committee Records, 1975-2006 . By-laws, minutes of the meetings, correspondence, and general files about the organization, committees and faculty serving on the Committee at Texas A&M University at ...
  • News Clipping Files, 1950-2007 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (Texas A&M University at Galveston, 1950)
    TAMUG news clippings in chronological files by year. Box 6 is an oversized box.
  • TAMUG History Notebooks, 1962-1993 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (Texas A&M University at Galveston, 1962)
    Vol. 1-[8]. Typescript histories, reports, regulations, memos and news clippings in looseleaf notebooks documenting the Texas maritime Academy and TAMUG's history. ALSO includes photographs in Vol 5. All enclosed in binders. ...
  • TAMUG Office of Public Information, 1962-2008 

    TAMUG Office of Public Information (TAMUG Office of Public Information, 1962)
    Office Records. Includes In The News, press releases, office correspondence, cruises and a small number of Summer WAVES. In the News are bound photocopies of news clippings about TAMUG, faculty and students.
  • Sea Spray, 1976-2015 

    Sea Spray Staff; Texas A&M University at Galveston student and faculty (Sea Spray, 1976)
    TAMUG student literary magazine
  • R. Dale Olson and Diane Olson Papers, 2001-2013 

    Olson, R. Dale (2001)
    A collection of scripts, letters, photos, and journals entries on the subject of the Laffites.
  • The Sea Aggie, 1999-2006 

    The Office of External Affairs and Campus Development (1999)
    Preceded by Today. Publication for former students, parents, and friends of TAMUG.
  • Today, 1993-1999 

    Office of External Affairs and Campus Development (1993)
    Newsletter produced for former students, parents, and friends of TAMUG.
  • Laffite Society Papers, 1976- 

    Laffite Society (1976)
    Organized in 1975 as the Laffite Study Group by a group of historians, it reorganized in 1994 as the Laffite Society in Galveston, Texas, as a study and social group researching the lives, descendants and associates of ...
  • The Nautilus, 1982-2012 

    Nautilus staff (1982)
    Student run newspaper with articles about campus events, local interest stories, and some world events.
  • Channel Chatter, 1977-1982 

    Channel Chatter Staff (1977)
    Student run newspaper with articles mainly focusing on campus events and topics important to students such as deadlines and aid information.
  • Institutional Self Study, 1962-1993 

    The Steering Committee of The Institutional Self-Study Program of Texas A&M University at Galveston; Department of General Academics; Department of Maritime Systems Engineering (1962)
    Departmental and University self-studies. Institutional self-study reports were prepared for reaffirmation of accreditation in the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • TAMUG Class Schedules, 1980-2004 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (1980)
    Class schedules for spring, summer, and fall semesters at Texas A&M University at Galveston. Schedules come bound, stapled, or as newspapers.
  • TAMUG Request for Legislative Appropriations, 1972-1990 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (1972)
    Bound copies of the requests for legislative appropriations for the Texas A&M University at Galveston campus.
  • Voyager, 1968-2002 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (1968)
    Texas A&M University at Galveston yearbook. Bound volumes.
  • TAMUG Catalogs, 1962-2008 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (1962)
    Course catalog containing course listings, degree requirements, admissions information, student services information, and the academic calendar.
  • TAMUG Budgets, 1961-2009 

    Texas A&M University at Galveston (1961)
    Yearly operating budget for Texas A&M University at Galveston.

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