February 23, 2017
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recently added Collections …

Bell Helicopter RecordsThe Bell Helicopter Records Collection contains a selection of images from a much larger collection of Bell Helicopter materials available in tangible form in the UNT Libraries’ Special Collections. (more)


Hopkins County Area Newspapers
The Hopkins County Area Newspaper Collection serves as the digital repository for The Cumby Rustler, The Daily News Telegram, Hopkins County Echo, and The Sulphur Springs Gazette. The Hopkins County Genealogical Society holds the physical editions for the majority of the… (more).


McMurry University Oral Histories
The McMurry Oral History Collection consists of video interviews of alumni and professors of McMurry University about their experiences during the time they were associated with the university. These oral history videos are a part of a larger collection of oral histories, many of them in audio format… (more).



From the web

My Grandmother, The Sheriff –
Gutsy Broad

“My maternal grandmother, Mantie Merritt McReynolds, was sheriff of Gaines County in far West Texas in the 1950s. I’ve loved telling the story to anyone who’d listen: Gutsy woman alert! My grandmother was a midcentury woman sheriff! It’s a story that has given me a lot of pride. But one detail has also caused…” (more).


from the UNT Digital Library

UNT Research Symposium on African Studies

This collection contains papers and presentations from the symposium, “Thinking and Re-Thinking Africa,” held April 11, 2015, in Denton, Texas. Organized by the UNT Africa Task Force and supported by UNT-International, this symposium aims to bring together students and faculty from all disciplines to present their research, contribute to dialog, and… (more).



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