Women's History Celebration

Women's History Celebration

Date: November 15, 2000
Creator: President's Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History
Description: President Clinton established the Commission on the Celebration of Women in American History to consider how best to acknowledge and celebrate the roles and accomplishments of women in American history. It will hold meetings to consider ideas for such celebration, including a focal point for women's history in Washington, D.C., and the use of technology to connect existing and planned historical sites, museums and libraries. The first meeting of the Commission was held on July 16, 1998, at the Canandaigua County Courthouse, the site where Susan B. Anthony was tried and convicted for voting. The Commission's recommendations were reported to the President on November 15, 2000.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The History of the Calculus

The History of the Calculus

Date: 1945
Creator: Ashburn, Andrew
Description: The purpose of this essay is to trace the development of the concepts of the calculus from their first known appearance, through the formal invention of the method of the calculus in the second half of the seventeenth century, to our own day.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Heloise of History

The Heloise of History

Date: December 1988
Creator: Kelso, Carl J., Jr.
Description: None
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The History Engine: Doing History with Digital Tools

The History Engine: Doing History with Digital Tools

Date: September 9, 2009
Creator: Nelson, Robert K.; Nesbit, Scott & Torget, Andrew J., 1978-
Description: Article on the History Engine Project, an online archive consisting of thousands of narratives written and contributed by undergraduates.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rescuing Texas History at The Portal to Texas History

Rescuing Texas History at The Portal to Texas History

Date: May 26, 2016
Creator: McIntosh, Marcia & Mangum, Jake
Description: This presentation provides an overview of the Rescuing Texas History Program, in which University of North Texas Libraries partners with external organizations to preserve at-risk materials.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2012

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2012

Date: 2012
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This one page document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2012. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2009

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2009

Date: 2009
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2009. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal, and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2014

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2014

Date: 2014
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This one page document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2014. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2010

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2010

Date: 2010
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2010. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal, and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2005

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2005

Date: 2005
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This one page document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2005. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2007

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2007

Date: 2007
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2007. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal, the number of historic documents in the digital library, and key project staff members.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2004

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2004

Date: 2004
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This two page document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2004. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2015

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2015

Date: 2015
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This one page document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2015. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, collaborative partners for the Portal, and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2011

Organizational History of The Portal to Texas History, 2011

Date: 2011
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This document is a brief organizational history for The Portal to Texas History for 2011. This document was used for grant submissions to state or federal funding agencies, or private foundations. This document reflects on strategic directions for the program, as well as the number of collaborative partners for the Portal, and the number of historic documents in the digital library.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Enemies of History: Murderers of the Past

Enemies of History: Murderers of the Past

Date: April 16, 2008
Creator: Downey, Annie; May, Frances A.; Mears, Michelle M. & Smith, Jon
Description: This presentation is about a workshop for high school students. The workshop focused on preservation and how it relates to the study of history.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Medal of Honor: History and Issues

Medal of Honor: History and Issues

Date: December 19, 2013
Creator: Burrelli, David F. & Salazar Torreon, Barbara
Description: This report describes the history of the Medal of Honor and the laws and regulations pertaining to the award. The report discusses the privileges/benefits available to the recipients are discussed. Finally, this report analyzes efforts to have the Medal of Honor awarded to certain individuals outside of the normal procedures.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Teaching With The Portal to Texas History

Teaching With The Portal to Texas History

Date: October 13, 2006
Creator: Belden, Dreanna
Description: This presentation discusses The Portal to Texas History and how the collections and resources for educators are used to enhance learning and as teaching aids.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
History of Railway Development in China

History of Railway Development in China

Date: August 1938
Creator: Dawson, Homer W.
Description: This study attempts to provide detailed analysis of materials gathered from various sources and to an orderly presentation of facts and figures regarding railway construction in China.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
History of Railway Development in China

History of Railway Development in China

Date: May 1939
Creator: Dawson, Homer W.
Description: This study has not been able to comprehend to any extent the wide range or scope of the entire subject. Rather the limitations imposed by time and requirements of the subject-matter have limited the work more to a detailed analysis of material gathered from various sources and to an orderly presentation of facts and figures regarding railway construction in China. Fundamental causes underlying many present-day conditions have been briefly noted, and it is hoped that a sufficiently broad outline of the work has been laid down to inspire others to work out specif problems along the many different lines indicated.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
History indexes reviewed

History indexes reviewed

Date: September 2013
Creator: Sassen, Catherine
Description: Article discussing index characteristics mentioned in reviews of history books appearing in Reviews in History.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The History of Braniff in Peru

The History of Braniff in Peru

Date: August 1970
Creator: Coldwell, Norma Abels
Description: The central effort of this study is directed toward an analysis of the origination, development, and current status of Braniff International service to Peru. Included will be the operational aspects, the corporate relations of Braniff with Peru, the economic contribution of Braniff to Peru, and its corporate citizenship in that Latin American country.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Financial History of the War of 1812

The Financial History of the War of 1812

Date: May 2009
Creator: Morales, Lisa R.
Description: The War of 1812 brought daunting financial challenges to the national government of the United States. At the onset of war, policymakers were still in the process of sifting through a developing body of American economic thought while contemplating the practicalities of banking and public finance. The young nation's wartime experience encompassed the travails of incompetent and cautious leadership, the incautious optimism that stemmed from several previous years of economic growth, the inadequacies of the banking system, and, ultimately, the temporary deterioration of the financial position of the United States. While not equivalent to great tragedy, the war did force Americans to attend to the financial infrastructure of the country and reevaluate what kinds of institutions were truly necessary. This study of the financing of the War of 1812 provides a greater understanding of how the early American economy functioned and the sources of its economic progress during that era. Financial studies have typically not been a primary focus of historians, and certainly with regard to the War of 1812, it is easy to understand a preoccupation with political and military affairs. To a large degree, however, economic realities and financial infrastructure determine a nation's capacity for growth and change ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
[History of Early Admission Programs]

[History of Early Admission Programs]

Date: 1980~
Creator: unknown
Description: Paper about the history of early admission programs in the United States of America. It proposes that advanced students not be kept to an age-in-grade pace, and that early admission programs be implemented to give these students a chance to learn at their own pace.
Contributing Partner: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science
The History of Acadia Baptist Academy

The History of Acadia Baptist Academy

Date: 1945
Creator: Boyett, Evelyn S.
Description: The purpose of this study is to give a brief history of Acadia Baptist Academy, giving some facts essential to the development, and to evaluate the curriculum of the Academy.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
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