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Texas Collection Library, more than 170,000 items.
Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
The Texas Collection Library is comprised of books, periodicals, sheet music, and pamphlets, many of which are rare or scarce, that reflect the Center's collecting scope, namely the history of Texas, the South, the Southwest, the Rocky Mountain West, and the University of Texas at Austin. In addition, the library holdings support its archival and manuscript holdings on such topics as congressional history, photojournalism, media history, and the history of the petroleum industry.

Texas Newspaper Collection, 4,500 titles
Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
The Center's Newspaper Collection contains more than 4,500 Texas, Southern, U.S., and non-U.S. titles and is the largest collection of its kind in Texas.

William Barret Travis Papers, 1831–1924. 10 in.
Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Correspondence, diary, legal papers, and military orders concerning Travis's career as lawyer and military leader and documenting his participation in the Texas Revolution.
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Earl Vandale Collection, 1813–1946, 20 ft.
Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Collection comprised of Texana and Western Americana.
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William A. A. Wallace Papers, 1845–1967. 6 in.
Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Materials relate to Wallace, popularly known as "Bigfoot," and document his larger-than-life escapades. Included are papers relating to the black bean lottery and to his imprisonment in Perote prison following the Mier expedition into Mexico.

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