New Acquisitions for May 2015
- MS 454 Jovita de la Rosa papers. This small collection is comprised of photographs and related items that belonged to a family that lived in San Antonio’s “Laredito” neighborhood. The collection has been added to the photographic holdings.
- MS 421 Brown and Lane Family papers. An addition of genealogy notebooks and scrapbooks.
- MS 003 Pan American Round Table of San Antonio. The addition is comprised of yearbooks, reports, photographs, and directories.
- MS 144 Israel Worsham papers. New addition contains correspondence and documents from Israel Worsham, 1840s-1860s.
- UA 99.0003 UTSA. Papers of Faculty and Staff: Quirarte Jacinto. New items include correspondence, memos, committee files, course notes.
- UA 99.0022 UTSA. Papers of Faculty and Staff: Cantú, Norma E. Included in the addition are course notes and correspondence related to the career of Norma Cantú, Professor Emeritus in the College of English.
- 8 new additions: Rare Books Purchases May 2015
Contents include: Rowdy beginnings, Civil War and Reconstruction, Sweet revenge, Heights House of Horrors, The Roaring Twenties fade, Bonnie and Clyde in Houston- or not, The Beatnik Killers gun-torch murders, Beaver Cleaver’s America, Stacy and Bunni, Two Candy Men, The Todville Murder Mansion, and The Wig Shop murder