Description: These records include minutes, meeting files, correspondence, reports, clippings, litigation files, photographs, and other materials of the Texas Historical Commission and its predecessor, the Texas State Historical Survey Committee. Dates covered are 1829, 1847, 1852-1853, 1866, 1870, circa 1880-2003 and undated, the bulk dating 1955-2002. Also present are minutes of several advisory boards affiliated with the Historical Commission - the Antiquities Advisory Committee, the State Board of Review, and the Advisory Board of the Texas Preservation Trust Fund and the Guardians of the Texas Preservation Trust Fund. This finding aid is a work in progress. Some series have been processed, others are still undergoing processing. All series yet to be processed are included in the framework of the finding aid. As these series are processed, this finding aid will be updated.
Citation information: (Identify the item and cite the series), Records, Texas Historical Commission. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
Copyright information: Most records created by Texas state agencies are not copyrighted. State records also include materials received by, not created by, state agencies. Copyright remains with the creator. The researcher is responsible for complying with U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.).