Topic: Great Depression

Digital Collection Highlights Photos Taken In Corpus Christi During Great Depression

Jan. 31, 2011

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has made available online the digital collection "The Itinerant Photographer: Photographs of Corpus Christi Businesses in the 1930s."

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Harry Ransom Center's Web Exhibition Explores Work of Novelist Sanora Babb

March 23, 2009

TheĀ Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced the Web exhibition "Sanora Babb: Stories From the American High Plains," which highlights the work of American novelist Sanora Babb (1907-2005). Babb drew on the natural beauty of the American High Plains and the difficult conditions of her childhood there to give voice to a people who left little written record of their own lives and who have received scant representation in history.

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