Texas Centennial Collection, 1936 | East Texas Research Center

Collection Overview

Title: Texas Centennial Collection, 1936Add to your cart.

ID: B/105

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Subjects: Centennials, Texas -- Centennial celebrations, etc.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection contains material published for the celebrating of Texas’ Centennial.

Collection Historical Note

In 1836 the Republic of Texas army defeated the Mexican Army at San Jacinto.  With the defeat Texas won its independence from Mexico.  One hundred years later in 1936 Texas celebrated a centennial of freedom with a year long state wide celebration

Subject/Index Terms

Texas -- Centennial celebrations, etc.

Administrative Information

Repository: East Texas Research Center

Related Materials:

Dickey, Jeston. Pageants and plays of pioneers, commemorating the centennial of Texas. San Antonio: Carlton Printing Company, 1935. ETRC F387 .D54

Parker, Wylie Apton. Here is Texas; a sourcebook of centennial program material. San Antonio: Naylor, 1936.  ETRC F386 .P28

Ragsdale, Kenneth Baxter. The year America discovered Texas : Centennial '36. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1987. ETRC F391 .R14 1987

Serial publications:

Centennial news. Dallas: Texas Centennial, 1935-1936.  ETRC F381 .C46x

Texas centennial review. Dallas: State Publicity Dept., Texas Centennial Celebrations, 1935-1936. ETRC F381 .T335x

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Box:

[Box 1],

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Publication “Commemorating a Hundred years of Texas History”Add to your cart.
Folder 2: PamphletsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Souvenir Guides and “The Great Southern” magazine vol 15 #9Add to your cart.
Folder 4: “What the Centennial means to Texas” and Congressional Record speech given by Tom ConnallyAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Texas Centennial News”Add to your cart.
Folder 6: “Austin Centennial Weekly”  and “Texas Centennial Review”Add to your cart.


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