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Microfilm reels may also be viewed on-site, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at our 1201 Brazos location in Austin.

City names are followed by the counties in which they are located. If more than one county is listed, the city is principally in the first-named county.

Note: Brackets [ ] indicate that holdings are incomplete.

Alvarado (Johnson County)

  • Alvarado Bulletin 1/13/1882 - 7/21/1882
  • Alvarado Weekly Bulletin [7/28/1882 - 7/1886; 1889 - 9/11/1891] ([7/28/1882 - 12/21/1883] on reel with Alvarado Bulletin)

Alvin (Brazoria County)

  • Alvin Sun [1900 - 1/6/1933; 12/28/1934 - 1975]

Amarillo (Potter - Randall Counties)

  • Amarillo Daily News [1/13/1911 - 8/1976; 1978 - 4/1980; 1981 - 2001] ([1/13/1911 - 4/28/1912] on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Amarillo Daily Tribune [8/1920 - 9/1920; 1/1923 - 2/1923] (on reel with Amarillo Daily News)
  • Amarillo Globe [1925 - 1929; 1951]
  • Amarillo Globe News 4/30/2001 - 3/31/2002 (4/30/2001 on reel with Amarillo Daily News)
  • Amarillo News [2/1895 - 5/1895] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Amarillo Star [1/2/1903; 9/11/1903] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Amarillo Weekly News [7/6/1900 - 11/30/1900; 5/3/1901 - 7/12/1901] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Caldwell Imprint [11/6/1907] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Daily Panhandle [8/27/1907 - 12/31/1909; 1920] (8/27/1907 - 12/31/1909 on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles); 1920 on reel with Amarillo Daily News)
  • Evening News [6/26/1899 - 11/23/1900; 3/29/1901 - 6/13/1901] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Livestock Champion [7/2/1897] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))
  • Weekly Amarillo News [11/25/1898 - 8/4/1899] (on reel with Amarillo newspapers (various titles))

Austin (Travis - Williamson Counties)

  • Austin American [1945 - 11/4/1973]
  • Austin American-Statesman [11/5/1973 - 2005]
  • Austin City Gazette [10/30/1839 - 8/1842]
  • Austin Statesman 1945 - 11/2/1973
  • Daily Bulletin [11/27/1841 - 1/18/1842] (on reel with Texas National Register (Washington))
  • Daily State Gazette [10/23/1867 - 2/17/1875] (on reel with Tri-Weekly State Gazette)
  • Daily Texian [1/11 - 2/2/1842]
  • State Gazette [9/16/1855 - 10/14/1863] (9/1855 - 1/1857 on reels with Texas State Gazette)
  • Texas Sentinel [1/15/1840 - 11/11/1841]
  • Texas State Gazette [8/25/1849 - 9/18/1855] (9/14/1851 - 4/28/1855 on reel with State Gazette; 10/26/1867 - 12/21/1867 on reel with Tri-Weekly State Gazette)
  • Tri-Weekly State Gazette [12/5/1855 - 5/27/1872] (some issues on reels with Texas State Gazette or State Gazette)
  • Weekly State Gazette [1/12/1867 - 2/16/1867] (on reel with Tri-Weekly State Gazette)

Beaumont (Jefferson County)

  • Beaumont Enterprise [1954 - 1979]

Beeville (Bee County)

  • Beeville Bee [5/27/1886 - 5/25/1900]

Bellville (Austin County)

  • Texas Countryman [8/17/1866 - 8/27/1869]

Brazoria (Brazoria County)

  • Advocate of the People's Rights 2/22/1834; 3/27/1834 (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Brazos Courier [12/3/1839 - 12/22/1840] (on reel with Texas Sentinel (Austin))
  • Constitutional Advocate and Texas Public Advertiser 9/5/1832; 6/15/1833 (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • The People [4/18/1838] (on reel with Texas Sentinel (Austin))
  • Texas Planter [7/28/1852 - 9/20/1852] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))
  • Texas Republican [7/5/1834 - 3/9/1836] (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)

Brenham (Washington County)

  • Brenham Banner [2/28/1871 - 12/1875]
  • Brenham Daily Banner [1881 - 1901]
  • Brenham Weekly Banner [4/1877 - 8/9/1878; 1890 - 1891] (on reels with Brenham Daily Banner and Daily Banner)
  • Daily Banner [1877 - 1880]

Brownfield (Terry County)

  • Brownfield News 1953 - 10/1954
  • Brownfield News and Terry County Herald [11/1954 - 1967]
  • Terry County Herald [2/17/1905 - 10/1954]
  • Terry County Voice [12/11/1903 - 11/4/1904] (on reel with Terry County Herald)

Cameron (Milam County)

  • Cameron Herald [1895 - 1967]

Canyon (Randall County)

  • Canyon City News [3/20/1903 - 9/4/1908] (1908 issues on reel with Randall County News)
  • Canyon News [10/1926 - 1967]
  • Randall County News 9/11/1908 - 9/1926 (1925-26 on reel with Canyon News)
  • Stayer [9/19/1901 - 1902] (on reel with Canyon City News)

Carthage (Panola County)

  • Panola Watchman [7/1873 - 9/7/1881; 4/1905 - 6/1939; 1954 - 1967] (1920 - 1921 on reel with 1911)

Centerville (Leon County)

  • Leon County news [4/1935 - 1962; 1964; 1966 - 1967]

Clarksvillle (Red River County)

  • Northern Standard 8/20/1842 - 10/16/1852 (1848-52 on reel with The Standard)
  • Standard [10/23/1852 - 12/21/1861; 1872 - 12/6/1888]

Conroe (Montgomery County)

  • Conroe Courier [3/1911 - 9/3/1942; 1954; 1960 - 6/1967]
  • Conroe Daily Courier 11/13/1955 - 1961

Corpus Christi (Nueces - San Patricio - Kleberg Counties)

  • Corpus Christi Weekly Caller [1/21/1883 - 8/1914] (includes Weekly Corpus Christi Caller)
  • Corpus Christi Caller [1953 - 6/1987]
  • Corpus Christi Caller and Daily Herald [12/3/1911 - 10/17/1917]
  • Corpus Christi Caller-Times [1987 - 2004]
  • Corpus Christi Daily Herald 4/8/1910 - 5/27/1910 (on reel with Corpus Christi Caller and Daily Herald)
  • Corpus Christi Gazette 1/8/1846; 3/8/1848] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))
  • Corpus Christi Star [9/19/1848 - 9/8/1849]
  • Weekly Corpus Christi Caller [1/21/1883 - 8/1914] (on reel with Corpus Christi Weekly Caller)

Dallas (Dallas - Collin - Denton - Rockwall Counties)

  • Dallas Herald [12/8/1855 - 12/3/1885]
  • Dallas Morning News 10/1885 - 2006
  • Dallas World 7/8/1960 - 3/1962
  • Oak Cliff Tribune 9/1955 - 8/1958
  • Texas Catholic 1953 - 1962; 1965 - 1967
  • Texas Methodist 8/1967 - 1971

Devine (Medina County)

  • Devine News [12/1900 - 1967]

El Paso (El Paso County)

  • El Paso Herald Post 9/1968 - 8/1969
  • El Paso Times 1970 - 2001

Fort Worth (Tarrant - Denton Counties)

  • Fort Worth Daily Gazette [1883 - 1890]
  • Fort Worth Democrat [1/25/1873 - 6/1882]
  • Fort Worth Gazette (daily) [4/1891 - 4/1896]
  • Fort Worth Gazette (weekly) [4/1891 - 3/1892] (on reels with Fort Worth Gazette (daily))
  • Fort Worth Star Telegram [1948 - 12/2001]
  • Fort Worth Weekly Gazette [1887 - 1890] (on reels with Fort Worth Daily Gazette)

Galveston (Galveston County)

  • Galveston Daily News [2/21/1865 - 8/22/1866]
  • The Crisis [8/13/1860 - 10/8/1860] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))
  • The Daily Advertiser [2/26/1842] (on reel with Daily Texian Austin))
  • The Daily News [4/19/1842] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))
  • The Weekly Galvestonian [5/8/1841] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))

Gilmer (Upshur County)

  • Gilmer Daily Mirror [1926 - 1935]
  • Gilmer Mirror 1953 - 1967

Gonzales (Gonzales County)

  • Gonzales Inquirer 4/18/1907; 7/16/1923; 6/4/1953

Hamilton (Hamilton County)

  • Hamilton Herald and Record 6/11/1920 - 12/24/1920 (on reel with Hamilton Record and Rustler)
  • Hamilton Herald News [1958 - 1967]
  • Hamilton Herald Record [12/31/1920 - 1929] (12/31/1920 on reel with Hamilton Record and Rustler)
  • Hamilton Record and Rustler [1912 - 6/1920]
  • Hamilton Rustler [1911]

Hempstead (Waller County)

  • Hempstead Weekly Countryman [9/3/1869 - 10/29/1869] (on reel with Texas Countryman (Bellville))

Henderson (Rusk County)

  • Henderson Times [1921 - 1955]

Honey Grove (Fannin County)

  • Honey Grove Citizen 1916; 1918 - 1924; 1/1929 (1916 on reel with Weekly Texas Citizen; 1918 - 1919 on reel with Jefferson Jimplecute; 1929 on reel with Honey Grove Signal)
  • Honey Grove Signal (see Honey Grove Signal Citizen)
  • Honey Grove Signal Citizen [1908 - 1/9/1948]
  • Weekly Texas Citizen 1908 - 12/24/1915

Houston (Harris - Fort Bend - Montgomery Counties)

  • Daily Post [6/2/1882 - 8/4/1883]
  • Democratic Telegraph and Texas Register [3/18/1846 - 3/1851] (3/1846 - 6/21/1847 on reel with Telegraph and Texas Register (San Felipe de Austin))
  • Houston Chronicle 1/1/1948 - 1/16/1948; 1969 - 1984; 1987 - 2005
  • Houston Daily Post [8/19/1880 - 5/28/1882; 11/19/1886 - 9/30/1903] (1/1/1887 - 3/31/1887 on reel with Houston Post)
  • Houston Post [8/5/1883 - 11/18/1886]; 10/1903 - 7/1924; 2/1932 - 1946; 1954 - 1979; 1983 - 1/1987 (10/1/1886 - 11/18/1886 on reel with Houston Daily Post; 2/1/1932 - 2/29/1932 on reel with Houston Post Dispatch) (Paper index covering 1978 through 1986 available for in-house use)
  • Houston Post-Dispatch [8/1924 - 1/1932]
  • Houston Press 1948 - 8/1962
  • Morning Star [9/1839 - 1842]
  • Telegraph and Texas Register [4/18/1851 - 6/25/1853] (on reel with Democratic Telegraph and Texas Register)
  • Texas Sun 4/1887; 7/1878; 8/1879
  • Texian Democrat [1844 1/20-6/22] (on reel with Austin Daily Texian)
  • Weekly Houstonian [1841-42 5/27-1/27] (on reel with Austin Daily Texian)

Indianola (Calhoun County)

  • Indianola Bulletin [3/11/1852 - 8/1855]
  • Indianola Courier [5/21/1859 - 1/5/1861] (on reel with Indianola Bulletin)
  • Indianola Times 4/21/1866 (on reel with Indianola Bulletin)
  • Indianola Weekly Bulletin [3/27/1871 - 12/5/1872] (on reel with Indianola Bulletin)
  • Indianolian 7/18/1857 (on reel with Indianola Bulletin)

Jefferson (Marion County)

  • Home Advocate 1/25/1869 - 1/15/1870
  • Jefferson Jimplecute 1919 - 1922; [8/20/1953 - 12/1957]

Kingsville (Kleberg County)

  • Kingsville Bishop Record News [11/25/1964 - 1/24/1968] (1964 - 1965 on reel with Kingsville Record)
  • Kingsville Record [8/27/1924 - 11/18/1964]
  • Kingsville Sunday Record 4/5/1964 - 11/22/1964 (on reel with Kingsville Record)

Liberty (Liberty County)

  • Liberty Vindicator [12/9/1887 - 7/1925; 1953 - 1967]

Marshall (Harrison County)

  • Harrison Flag 1/11/1868 - 4/3/1868
  • Texas Republican [5/26/1849 - 12/19/1857] (5/26/1849 - 5/15/1852 on reel with Harrison Flag)
  • Weekly Harrison Flag [4/10/1868 - 10/14/1869]

Matagorda (Matagorda County)

  • Chronicle of the Times 1/28/1856 (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))
  • Colorado Herald [8/26/1846 - 11/28/1846] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))
  • Weekly Dispatch [1844] (on reel with Daily Texian (Austin))

Nacogdoches (Nacogdoches County)

  • Daily Phone [7/24/1899 - 1/8/1900]
  • Daily Sentinel [1/15/1900 - 1912]
  • Texas Chronicle 2/28/1838 (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Weekly Sentinel [1/18/1900 - 12/1912]

Odessa (Ector - Mildland Counties)

  • Odessa American [1954 - 1/1987]

Port Arthur (Jefferson County)

  • Port Arthur News [10/1922 - 10/16/1941]

San Angelo (Tom Green County)

  • San Angelo Standard Times 1945 - 8/1968

San Antonio (Bexar County)

  • Alamo Express [8/18/1860 - 11/1860] (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Alamo Messenger 1961 - 1962
  • Alamo Star [3/25/1854 - 1/1855] (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Evening Paper 6/1886 - 1/25/1887
  • Express-News 9/10/1984 - 2005 (Paper index covering 1989 through 1993 available for in-house use)
  • San Antonio Daily Express 10/1871 - 1/18/1874
  • San Antonio Express [10/11/1866 - 7/3/1867; 7/1868 - 5/1871; 1948 - 1962; 9/1968 - 9/7/1984]([1866 - 1867] on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • San Antonio Herald [1855 - 1863]
  • Semi-Weekly News [1862 - 1863; 3/1865 - 4/1865]
  • Texas Republican [7/1834 - 3/9/1836] (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Tri-Weekly Alamo Express [2/4/1861 - 5/3/1861] (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Weekly Alamo Express [2/1861 - 5/1861] (on reel with Semi-Weekly News)

San Felipe de Austin (Austin County)

  • Mexican Citizen [3/17/1831 - 5/20/1831] (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)
  • Telegraph and Texas Register [10/10/1835 - 3/14/1846] (see also Democratic Telegraph and Texas Register (Houston))

Seymour (Baylor County)

  • Baylor County Banner [1907 - 1920; 8/27/1953 - 8/1967]

Texarkana (Bowie County)

  • Texarkana Daily News [1953 - 9/1965]
  • Texarkana Gazette [1953 - 8/1965; 9/1968 - 1979]

Troup (Smith - Cherokee Counties)

  • Troup Banner [9/1903 - 1939; 1955; 1964 - 1977]

Tyler (Smith County)

  • Tyler Journal 5/1925 - 1938

Velasco (Brazoria County)

  • Velasco Herald 4/21/1837 (on reel with Brazoria Miscellaneous Papers)

Victoria (Victoria County)

  • Texian Advocate 1/11/1850 (on reel with Indianola Bulletin (Indianola))

Waco (McLennan County)

  • Waco Citizen 1956 - 1962
  • Waco News Citizen 7/15/1958 - 1962 (on reel with Waco Citizen)
  • Waco Times-Herald 1948 - 11/2/1973
  • Waco Tribune-Herald [11/1/1973 - 1978]

Washington (Washington County)

  • National Vindicator 11/25/1843; 12/9-16/1843; 12/30/1843; 1/13/1844; 2/3/1844; 4/20/1844; 7/6/1844
  • Texas National Register [12/1844 - 1/10/1846]
  • Texian and Brazos Farmer 1/28/1843; 4/15/1843

Wichita Falls (Wichita - Archer Counties)

  • Wichita Daily Times [5/14/1907 - 11/1955]
  • Wichita Falls Times [12/1955 - 1979]
  • Wichita Weekly Times [6/1907 - 9/1918] (on reels with Wichita Daily Times)

LOUISIANA, New Orleans

  • Times Picayune 1/25/1837 - 2/19/1851

MEXICO, Matamoros

  • Daily Ranchero [5/24/1865 - 10/20/1870]

PLEASE NOTE: Brackets [ ] indicate that holdings are incomplete. These newspapers are available for interlibrary loan through your local library. There is a limit of 6 reels per request.

 

Page last modified: May 4, 2015