Browse Collections (53 total)

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What's Happening Newsletters: A Look into the Texas Death Row Community

All items in the collection are from the What's Happening newsletters, published by Texas inmates on death row in the early 1990s. Funded by the…

Contributors: What's Happening newsletter staff

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A Practical Look at Afrocentricity

Alli Aweusi was a former Black Panther member who settled in Austin, TX in the 1981. This tape is a recording of a panel discussion held on the…

Contributors: Nelson Linder, Alli Aweusi, Marian Barnes, Marcus Brown, Akwasi Evans

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Activism Against Discrimination Towards Spanish Speakers in 20th Century America

This collection presents the discourse between white and non white activists in America who published works, participated in conferences, and dealt…

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AIDS/HIV in the American South: Rhetoric and Policy

This exhibit highlights the rhetoric and policy of HIV/AIDs in the American South to demonstrate how marginalized populations strived to support…

Contributors: Nicholas Arias
Jess Seymour
Amy Ruiz
Megan Snopik

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All-Negro Comics

"All-Negro Comics" is an all black comic book that showcases a range of black talent through adventurous storytelling. Created in 1947, the founder…

Contributors: Orin C. Evans

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Austin Woman Suffrage Association Papers (1908-1915)

The following collection includes several papers and logs concerning the Austin Woman Suffrage Association from the early 1900's.

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Barbara Doyle Duncan

Sources and items from and related to the collection of Barbara D. Doyle.

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Building a Multicultural Campus: Student Protests in 1990

This collection explores campus culture and student voices at the University of Texas in the 1990s through the lens of the Daily Texan, UT's…

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Carlos Castaneda: A Scholar, an Advocate, and a Friend

This resource highlights the life and legacy of support for Latinx students and people that Carlos Eduardo Castaneda lived, and the gaps in society…

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Chicanx Activism on the Forty Acres: Then and Now

This collection considers the broader contributions of Chicanx activism at UT Austin by looking to how Chicanx longhorns of the past sought to create…

Contributors: Armando Gutiérrez

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Christina Livingston Broom and the Women's Suffrage Movement in London

The Christina Livingston Broom collection contains photographs of the suffragette movement, women in occupational positions and the British military…

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Crystal City Internment Camp Correspondences and Images: Perspectives on the Camp's Administration

This collection sheds light on the administrative style of the officer in charge of the Crystal City Internment Camp through internee correspondences.…

Contributors: Internees from the Crystal City Family Internment Camp

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Disability History and Advocacy

Items related to the history and advocacy of disability in Texas and the United States

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El Precio del Engaño

This fotonovela is an educational resource published in 1988-1989. The short dramatic story in Spanish educates members of the Latino community how…

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Establishing Identity Among Filipino Texans

This collection details the experiences of Filipino Texans in establishing their identity among majority cultures.

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Evolution of Expressions and Exploitations of Heritage in Theater

This exhibit examines two case studies of the Jack Sidney Family Production Company that attributes their success through vaudeville USO show, which…

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Examining the Influential Power of Music Festivals: A South by Southwest Case Study

This collection explores the early days of the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas through the lens of different publications, ranging from…

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French-American Identity in Texas

Interviews done by François Lagarde for his book French in Texas: History Migration and Culture 

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