The Archives of the Episcopal Church

The Archives of the Episcopal Church, located on the campus of the Seminary of the Southwest, is the official repository for the archival records created by the General Convention, the Executive Council, and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society of the Episcopal Church. It collects and preserves official records of the Church as well as materials that document the informal …

Austin Seminary Archives

The Austin Seminary Archives houses the historical records of Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary (founded in 1902), as well as material that documents Presbyterianism in Texas and the Southwest, including congregational history materials. Collection strengths include Mexican-American Presbyterians, borderland ministries, theological education, and historical sermons. The archives is open to the public by appointment and is frequently used by genealogists, doctoral …

Baylor Libraries

The Baylor University Libraries support excellence in teaching and learning, enhance research and discovery, and foster scholarship and success by providing academic life centers, scholarly resources, and technological innovation. Our special collections foster scholarship in the areas of Texas and Baylor history, the work of the Brownings and other nineteenth century Victorian writers, Texas legislative processes and history, and religious …

Catholic Archives of Texas

The Catholic Archives of Texas began in 1923 by Texas Knights of Columbus Historical Commission, with a goal of publishing a history of Catholicism in Texas, the seven-volume work Our Catholic Heritage in Texas, 1519-1936 by Carlos E. Castañeda. The Archives’ mission is to collect, preserve and make available for research those records of individuals and organizations engaged in work reflecting the goals of the Catholic Church …

St. Edward’s University Archives and Special Collections

St. Edward’s University is one of the oldest universities in Texas (and, if you count its years as a boy’s school prior to becoming an accredited college, it predates UT by 12 years). Brother Philip Odette, C.S.C , founded the SEU Archives in 1958 to document the human record of St. Edward’s Academy, College, High School, Military Academy, and University from approximately 1871 to the present. Its …