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    • Henry N. Hooper Bell, 1857 

      Hooper, Henry; de Vries, Robbie (1857)
      One bell, cast by Henry N. Hooper and Company in Boston, 1857. Originally purchased to serve as the tower bell in the center of the Texas A&M University at Galveston campus, the bell is currently displayed in the library. ...
    • Houston Ship Channel Waste Load Evaluation Papers, 1964-1987 

      Texas Department of Water Resources (Texas Department of Water Resources, 1964)
      Houston Ship Channel Waste Load Evaluation. This collection includes correspondence, maps, original collected data regarding wastewater levels. In order to meet the requirements of the Federal Water Pollution Control ...
    • J. Morgan Wells, Aquanaut 

      Wells, J. Morgan (1965)
      Morgan Wells was an aquanaut on both SeaLabII (1965) and Tektite II (1970). While on both missions, he writes to "Debb" about life at the bottom of the sea. While onboard Tektite II, the crew experienced an earthquake, ...
    • Jacques Cousteau (left) and A.R. "Babe" Schwartz (center) at the dedication of the Texas A&M Oceanography Building in 1973 

      Unknown (1973)
      Jacques Cousteau (left) and Texas State Senator Aaron R. "Babe" Schwartz (center) at the dedication of the Texas A&M University Oceanography Building in College Station, 1973.
    • James McCloy Collection 

      McCloy, James (1981)
      James “Jim” McCloy was a professor at Texas A&M University at Galveston and served in many other roles at the university. The bulk of this collection consists of slides in addition to cd’s, microfilm, and a film reel. It ...
    • John Parker Papers, 1973, 1978-1979, 1991 

      Parker, John (1973, 1978)
      Three letters pertaining to John Parker’s service as Secretary on the Board of Visitors and letters and materials pertaining to Texas Clipper cruises. Correspondents include: William H. Clayton (Dean, Texas A&M University, ...
    • Joseph Maxwell "Max" Teare Papers 

      Teare, Joseph Maxwell; Teare, Max (1963)
      Joseph Maxwell “Max” Teare was a student at the Texas Maritime Academy and from 1964-1967 and currently works at Texas A&M Galveston as the 2nd mate on the training ship. The papers include letters, grade reports, news ...
    • Laffite Society Papers, 1806-2016 (Bulk 1995-2015) 

      Laffite Society (1806-2016 )
      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 ...
    • Margaret Swett Henson (1924-2001) Collection 

      Henson, Margaret Swett (1938)
      Texas historian Margaret Swett Henson lived from 1924 to 2001. She lived and worked in the Houston area but her historical research and writing embraced all of Texas. She was a member of the Tejano Association for ...
    • Moving the Laffite Society publications from CD to the Web 

      Wiest, Natalie (2012-05-22)
      This working document guides users inputting back issues of serial publications to the Online Journal System of the Texas Digital Library. Texas Digital Library uses DuraSpace to create its web presence. Document created ...
    • Peter J. LaValle Papers, 1958-1966 

      LaValle, Peter J. (1958-1966)
      Correspondence, minutes, reports and a menu from Gaidos restaurant pertaining to the establishment of the Texas Maritime Academy located in Galveston with the help of legislators and local businessmen. The correspondence ...
    • 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.
    • R.F. Hunt papers, c. 1964-1968 

      Hunt, R.F. (1964)
      This collection of ten items was a gift to the Jack K. Williams Library Special Collections by Charles M. Freeman. The collection includes correspondence from the Captain of the USS Boxer to friends and family of the ship; ...
    • Reginald Wilson Papers, 1972-2012 

      Wilson, Reginald (1972)
      Research files of Dr. Wilson pertaining to the lives and associates of Jean and Pierre Lafitte, pirates/privateers living in Louisiana and Galveston, Texas. The collection consists of subject files containing letters, ...
    • Richard E. Halter, Log Book 1866-1869 

      Halter, Richard E. (1866)
      Journal of the daily operations of the hydrographic party of Sub Asst. R.E. Halter. Cruises 1866-1869.
    • S.S. United States Papers 

      de Vries, Robbie (1969)
      This is a collection of artifacts from the S.S. United States. The artifacts include a flag, bible, linens, silverware, menu, landing card, and other paper artifacts from the ship. They were bought by Robbie de Vries and ...
    • Sammy Ray Papers, 1964-2013 

      Ray, Sammy (1964-2013)
      Sammy Ray was a Professor Emeritus and longtime employee of Texas A&M University at Galveston. The collection consists of records documenting the establishment of the Texas Maritime Academy in Galveston, Texas, files on ...
    • SS Texaco Oklahoma Collection 

      -- (1958)
      The collection of copies of testimony and exhibits of the Marine Board of Investigation concerning the loss of the SS Texaco Oklahoma and 33 lives on March 27, 1971 was donated to Texas Maritime Academy by Lt. R.B. Harden, ...
    • Stephen Curley Papers, 1939-2007 

      Curley, Stephen (1939-2007)
      Author and English faculty member at Texas A&M University at Galveston. Graduate of Fordham University (B.A.); and Rice University (Ph.D.) Contains subject and chronological files pertaining to the research for the book, ...
    • Texas Coastal Higher Education Authority, Inc. Papers, 1981-1983 

      Texas Coastal Higher Education Authority, Inc. (1981)
      1 loose leaf notebook from the Texas Coastal Higher Education authority. The papers deal with a student loan program.