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Oral History Interview with Tammy Brake-Regitz, October 17, 2015

Description: Transcript of an interview with Canadian immigrant Tammy Brake-Regitz. Brake-Regitz talks about growing up in Canada and the decision to visit the United States in her twenties leading to her love of America and living the American Dream; Differences in Canada life and life in the United States; Her pursuit in a medical career; and decision to seek an American citizenship.
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Date: October 17, 2015
Creator: Alexander, Matthew & Brake-Regitz, Tammy, 1972-
Partner: UNT Oral History Program
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List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883; Giving the Name of Each Pensioner, the Cause for Which Pensioned, the Post-Office Address, the Rate of Pension Per Month, and the Date of Original Allowance, as Called for by Senate Resolution of December 8, 1882. Volume 5

Description: List of men receiving military pensions following the U.S. Civil War, organized by state and county. It includes the certificate number, name, address, reason for pension, monthly amount, and date initiated for each person. This final volume includes men living abroad who have U.S. pensions.
Date: 1883
Creator: United States. Congress. Senate.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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[The New World, 1992]

Description: Scrapbook documenting the life of John Logan Briggs Jr. and his friends, including photographs, menus, business cards, clippings, and tickets. The scrapbook also contains photographs of his travels, social gatherings and "The Experience."John Logan Briggs Jr. is the creator of "The Experience," a self-discovery workshop for the LGBT community.
Date: 1992
Creator: Briggs, John Logan, Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Scrapbook of John Briggs personal life, business and travel, 1961-1965]

Description: Scrapbook documenting the life and travels of John Logan Briggs Jr. between 1961 and 1965, including photographs, newspaper clippings, letters, tickets, maps, illustrations, and various other documents. John Logan Briggs Jr. is the creator of "The Experience," a self-discovery workshop for the LGBT community.
Date: [1961..1965]
Creator: Briggs, John Logan, Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Follow de Drinkin' Gou'd

Description: This volume includes information about the play-party in Oklahoma, folklore of Texas birds, tall tales, folk anecdotes, Texas folk songs and ballads, and other folklore (back cover). The index begins on page 185.
Date: 2017
Creator: Texas Folklore Society
Partner: UNT Press

Oral History Interview with Bertha Rosenzweig, November 15, 1979

Description: Interview with Bertha Rosenzweig, co-founder of Tex-Glass, Inc. in Decatur, Texas. The interview includes Rosenzweig's personal experiences about her education in New York, and having a teaching career. Rosenzweig talks about her family background, her knowledge of her husband's family background and his life in Europe during the Hitler era, his technical training, work in glass factories, starting his own glass factory in Vienna, fleeing Nazis and migrating to Greece, the Jewish underground in Central Europe, fleeing to Egypt, Palestine, and his migration to the U.S. Additionally, Rosenzweig talks about their meeting and marriage, work in Canada and Mexico, opening a glass factory in Athens, Texas, moving to Decatur, employee relations, products and the production process, the distribution system, financing methods, her managing the business, sale of the business, and reparations from the Austrian government.
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Date: November 15, 1979
Creator: Jenkins, Floyd & Rosenzweig, Bertha
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

Oral History Interview with Jonathan Forbes, December 1, 2009

Description: Interview with Jonathan Forbes, Canadian-born immigrant to Plano, Texas, as part of the DFW Metroplex Immigrants Oral History Project. The interview includes Forbes' personal experiences of childhood and education in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and dealing with the U.S. immigration and customs bureaucracy. Forbes also talks about his parent's decision to immigrate to the U.S., the similarities and differences of life in Canada and the U.S., his perception of changes due to 9/11 attacks, his intention to remain in the U.S. and gain citizenship, and views on contemporary political issues.
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Date: December 1, 2009
Creator: Truxal, Luke & Forbes, Jonathan
Partner: UNT Oral History Program
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Follow de Drinkin' Gou'd

Description: This volume includes information about the play-party in Oklahoma, folklore of Texas birds, tall tales, folk anecdotes, Texas folk songs and ballads, and other folklore (back cover). The index begins on page 185.
Date: 2000
Creator: Texas Folklore Society
Partner: UNT Press
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1922, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Trade, Technical and Class Publications begins on page 1247. Alphabetical index of Magazines, Technical, Trade and Class Publications begins on page 1343.
Date: 1922
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1922, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Trade, Technical and Class Publications begins on page 1247, in Volume 2. Alphabetical index of Magazines, Technical, Trade and Class Publications begins on page 1343, in Volume 2.
Date: 1922
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1919, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1215.
Date: 1919
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1920, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213, in Volume 2.
Date: 1920
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1920, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213.
Date: 1920
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1919, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1215, in Volume 2. Includes a 36 page Mid-Year Supplement to Annual and Directory with changes to listings at the end of Volume 2.
Date: 1919
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1918, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1237, in Volume 2.
Date: 1918
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1918, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1237.
Date: 1918
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1917, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213. Includes 30 page Mid-Year Supplement to Annual and Directory with changes to listings.
Date: 1917
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1917, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213, in Volume 2. Includes a 30 page Mid-Year Supplement to Annual and Directory with changes to listings at the end of Volume 2.
Date: 1917
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1916, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213.
Date: 1916
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1916, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1213, in Volume 2.
Date: 1916
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1915, Volume 1

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1209, in Volume 2.
Date: 1915
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1915, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1209.
Date: 1915
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1914, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 1 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1195. Index to Newspaper and Magazine Advertisements begins on page 1267.
Date: 1914
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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N. W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory: A Catalogue of American Newspapers, 1913, Volume 2

Description: American Newspaper Annual and Directory contains lists of newspaper publications (listed by counties) with census information, natural features and chief products. Volume 2 of 2. Additional information includes class and trade publications and maps. Index to Class and Trade Publications begins on page 1173. Index to Newspaper and Magazine Advertisements begins on page 1241.
Date: 1913
Creator: N. W. Ayer & Son
Partner: UNT Libraries
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