TCU Library Exhibits

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After the Fall of the Aztec Empire

History Major Seminar Class Project

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An Investment in Knowledge: Mary Couts Burnett and her Enduring Legacy

This exhibit is about the TCU Library namesake, Mary Couts Burnett.  Who was Mary and how did she become such an important figure in TCU History?

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From this Day Henceforth: Integration at TCU, 1942-1971

This Special Collections exhibit explores TCU's transition and early years as an integrated campus from the years 1942 through 1971.

B-24 Liberator
Horned Frogs at War

History 30663/Fall 2017 Class Project


"In all of sports, there's only one Horned Frog."

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TCU Campus Views

This exhibit takes visitors through the history of the physical spaces that have been home to TCU in Thorp Spring, Waco, and Forth Worth.   

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TCU Race and Reconciliation Initiative (RRI)

The Race & Reconciliation Initiative is an academically-based, historically-focused initiative designed to investigate and document TCU's relationship with slavery, racism, and the Confederacy. This website has a focus on Oral History.

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The Bell Family Papers

Let me introduce you to the one and only Bell Vaudeville, an artistic company of thirteen siblings and their husbands, wives, and children. In the first decades of the twentieth century, the Bell Brothers toured the European and American continents with their variety show. Of Anglo-Spanish ancestry, but Mexicans at heart, the Bells were the artistic heirs of Richard Bell, the most famous clown in Mexican history.

Archived web exhibit from 2007

Ninnie Baird
The Life and Legacy of Ninnie Baird

An exhibit highlighting pieces from the Ninnie Baird and Mrs. Baird's Bakeries, Inc. Records at TCU