The Baylor ‘Lariat’ (Campus Newspaper)

The Baylor Lariat is the student newspaper of Baylor University in Waco, Texas. In 2008, 2010 and 2011, the Houston Press Club named it the best student newspaper in the…

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The Baylor ‘Literary’

From 1893 to 1915, Baylor University published The Literary, a monthly magazine featuring works written by Baylor students. Early issues were associated with the various literary societies, such as the…

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The Baylor Bear ‘Insider Report’

Since the early 1990s, the Baylor Insider – which began life as Dave Campbell’s Baylor Bear Insider Report – has documented the ups, downs, ins and outs of Baylor athletics.…

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The Coleman Papers

The letters in this collection present a snapshot of the lives of Major J.N. Coleman of the Third Texas Cavalry and his fiancée, Virginia E. “Jennie” Adkins. John’s letters from…

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The Henry McArdle Collection

This collection features materials related to the life of Henry (“Harry”) Arthur McArdle, an Irish-born painter whose works depicting major events in Texas history – including the battle of San…

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The Historic Old Independence Cemetery Project

This collection presents materials related to the Historic Old Independence Cemetery in Independence, Texas, the first home of Baylor University. The collection includes geospatial records of the cemetery, the last…

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The Historic Waco Newspapers Collection

Features issues of newspapers released in Waco, Texas between the years 1875-1923. This unparalleled look at Waco’s history is made available from the archival holdings of The Texas Collection.

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The Richard L. Farr Papers

Richard Loyal Farr was born in Fayette County, Georgia, on 1839 April 6, to the farming family of Jesse H. and Elizabeth Nixon Farr (both of whom were born circa…

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Tobin & Anne Armstrong Texas Ranger Research Center

In 1997, the Texas Legislature recognized this service and designated the Armstrong Center as official repository for archives and memorabilia related to the Texas Rangers service. It functions as a…

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