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Births Texas Birth Archive - 1926 thru 1995
Deaths Texas Death Archive - 1964 thru 1999
Marriages Texas Marriage Archive - 1968 thru 1995
Divorces Texas Divorce Archive - 1968 thru 1995
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        Border Heritage Center, El Paso Public Library 501 North Oregon, El Paso, TX 79901                   (915) 543-5440

        Borderlands website, El Paso Community College

        City of El Paso Archives & Records Center
         617 Texas Avenue, 2 Civic Center Plaza, El Paso, TX 79901 (915) 541-4127

        C. L. Sonnichsen Special Collections Department University of Texas at El Paso Library
         Wiggins and Rim Road, University of Texas at El Paso campus; University of Texas at El Paso          Library, El Paso, TX 79968-0582 (915) 747-5697

        El Paso County Historical Society
         603 Yandell Drive, El Paso, TX 79940 (915) 533-3603
         The El Paso County Historical Society's Jane Burges Perrenot Historical Research Center offers          researchers the following historical and archival resources of El Paso City Directories dating back to          the late 1880s. They also contain searchable databases including:

        El Paso County Records Management and Archives
         800 East Overland, 3 Floor, Suite 330, El Paso, TX 79901 (915) 546-8101

         El Paso Medical Heritage Foundation Museum
         1301 Montana, El Paso, TX 79902 (915) 533-0940

        El Paso Museum of History
         2901 Gateway Boulevard West, El Paso, TX 79928 (915) 858-1928

        Heritage House of the University of Texas at El Paso
         Kerby & Randolph (inside UTEP campus) Mailing address: c/o Alumni Office, The University of          Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX          79968 (915) 747-5700 or 747-5592

        Magoffin Home State Historic Site
        1120 Magoffin Ave, El Paso, TX 79901 (915) 533-5147


         Fort Bliss Curatorial Facility
         Directorate of Environment, Building 624, Pleasonton Road, Fort Bliss, TX 79916 (915) 568-6697

        Fort Bliss Museums and Study Center
         Building 1735, Marshall Road, ATSC-GC-M, Fort Bliss, TX 79916-3802 (915) 568-6794, Ext.          2804

        Mickelsen Libraries at Fort Bliss (includes both the Fort Bliss Community Library & the Air          Defense Artillery School Library)
         Mickelsen Libraries, Building 2E, Sheridan Rd.,Fort Bliss, TX 79916

        U.S. Army Museum of Noncommissioned Officer
         Bldg. 11331 SSGSimms Street, Fort Bliss, TX, 79918-8002

        U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy
         11291 SGT E. Churchill Street Fort Bliss, TX 79918-8002          (915) 568-9978

        U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy Learning Resources Center
         11291 SGT E. Churchill Street Fort Bliss, TX 79918-8002


CIUDAD JUAREZ, CHIH., MEXICO

        El Archivo Histórico de la Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe - The Historic Archive of the Cathedral of Señora Guadalupe
The Archivo de la Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe is located in the administrative offices underneath the Cathedral on the west side of the Plaza de Armas in downtown Ciudad Juárez. Mailing address: From U.S.: P.O. Box 1145, El Paso, TX 79947. From Mexico: Apdo. 53. Ciudad Juárez, 32000 Chihuahua + 656- 615-5562
The main foci are the Libro Bautismos (Book of Baptisms), Libro Confirmaciones (Book of Confirmations), Libro de Defunciones (Book of Deaths) and a collection known as Oficios Varios (various documents) that cover the period from about 1750 to the present. Inquiries should be directed to either the Archbishop or Martha I. Arroyo de Orozco. Monday Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

        El Archivo Histórico de Ciudad Juárez - The Historic Archive of Ciudad Juárez
Ignacio Ramirez #325 in Parque Borunda + 656-616-3767, ext. 17
        The Historic Archive of Ciudad Juarez (AHCJ) houses over 5,600 books that contain the minutes of the Juarez City Council meetings from 1726 to 1970 as well as other documents relating to the city government. archivohistorico_municipal@yahoo.com.mx Don Felipe Talavera Garcia is the custodian of the AHCJ. Open Monday Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

        Centro del Imagen: Camino Real del Museo Histórico la ex Aduana Fronteriza de Ciudad Juárez The Center for the Study of Images: Camino Real
Corner of Av. 16 de Septiembre and Av. Juárez in downtown Ciudad Juárez + 656-612-4707.
The Centro del Imagen: Camino Real contains about 1,100 digitized photos and negatives of Ciudad Juárez and the border region (Fondo Sepulveda: 1,000); Chihuahua between 1920 and 1925 (Fondo Flores: 50), and the Aduana th (customs house) itself at the beginning of the 20 century (Fondo Bauche: 50). This collection is available for consultation only. Open by appointment only.

        Universidad Autonóma de Ciudad Juárez (UACJ) Colecciones Especiales Special Collections of the Autonomous University of Ciudad Juárez
Housed in the university Main Library, in the Institute of Social and Administrative Sciences (ICSA) campus, Av. Heroico Colegio Militar 3775, Cuidad Juárez, 32310 Chihuahua + 656-688-3870
uacj.mx
ICSA is located just south of the Bridge of the Americas and to the east of the Megabandera (The Giant Flag). There are ten collections (fondos), four of which are thematic and seven based on private libraries that the university inherited: Fondo Universitario; Fondo Juridico; Fondo Chihuahua; and Fondo Antiguo y Raro fall into the first category, while Fondo Fuentes Mares; Fondo R. Melgar; Fondo J. L. Orozco; Fondo Ruben Lau, Fondo Enrique Semo, and Fondo Guillermo Rousset were donated by their namesakes or their relatives. The range of material is extensive and includes manuscripts of Fuentes Mares and Enrique Semo, and books, pamphlets and documents important to the history of Chihuahua. Inquiries should be directed to Fabián Iguarán Soto figuaran@uacj.mx, the archivist. Open Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


MESILLA VALLEY

Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces
280 Med Park, Las Cruces, NM 88005 (505) 523-7577

Doña Ana County Historical Society
500 North Water Street, Las Cruces, NM 88012 (505) 541-2155

New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum
4100 Dripping Springs Road, Las Cruces, NM 88011-5067 (505) 522-4100

New Mexico State University Libraries
MSC 3474 P.O. Box 30006; University Libraries; New Mexico State University Library, Archives and Special Collections Departmentt, Las Cruces, NM 88003 (505) 646-3839

White Sands Missile Range Museum
Building 200 Headquarters Ave, P.O. Box 400, White Sands Missile Range, NM 88002-0400 (505) 678-8824



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TEXAS LINKS AND RESOURCES


Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics
1100 W. 49th Street
P.O. Box 12040
Austin, TX 78711-2040
Tel: 512-458-7111
512-458-4751
WebSite
Texas State Library and Archives Commission
Lorenzo de Zavala State Archives and Library Building
1201 Brazos Street
P.O. Box 12927
Austin, TX 78711
Tel: 512-463-5455
512-463-5463 (Genealogy Collection, Room 110)
E-mail:
WebSite
(Access to Index to Confederate Pensions, & Texas Adjutant
General Service Records 1836-1935, and much more.)
Texas State Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 110842
Carrollton, TX 75011
WebSite
Texas Historical Commission
P.O. Box 12276
Austin, TX 78711-2276
Tel: 512-463-6100
Fax: 512-475-4872
E-mail:
Website
Texas Military Historical Society
P.O. Box 2383
Bellaire, TX 77402-2383
E-mail:
Website
Texas State Historical Association
University of Texas/Austin
2306 Sid Richardson Hall
University Station
Austin, TX 78712
Tel: 512-471-1525
Fax: 512-471-1551
Email:
Website:
Brazoria County Historical Society/Museum -
Old 300 Genealogical Database

Courthouse Square
100 East Cedar
Angleton, TX 77515
Tel: 409-849-5711 ext. 1208
Email:
Website:
Dallas Public Library/J. Erik Jonsson Branch Genealogy Section
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201
Tel: 214-670-1400
Fax: 214-670-7839
Website:
Stephen F. Austin State University Center for East Texas Studies
Ferguson Building 340
P.O. Box 6134, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, TX 75962
Tel: 409-468-1392
Fax: 409-468-2190
Email:
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