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Amon Carter Museum Archives

The museum acquires, preserves, and makes accessible collections of private papers and institutional records of enduring value.

3501 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76107-2631
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This resource includes over five million records describing archival materials held in archives, libraries, museums, and historical societies.


Dallas Public Library

These collections focus on Dallas and contain primary manuscript and archival records covering women’s history, political and municipal history, architecture and community planning, performing arts, ethnic history, business history, and the history of organizations.

Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division
1515 Young St., 7th Floor
Dallas, TX 75201

Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

Collections relate to the history of the museum and the Fort Worth Stock show. Access to the museum’s library and archives, including the Stock Show archives, is available to scholars and researchers by appointment only. To make arrangements, please call 817-255-9305, or by e-mail archives@fwmsh.org.

1600 Gendy St.
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Fort Worth Jewish Archive

A program of the Jewish Federation of Fort Worth and Tarrant County, the collection documents the development of a strong ethnic immigrant community over several generations.

Jewish Federation of Fort Worth and Tarrant County
4049 Kingsridge Rd.
Fort Worth, TX 76109
Contact: hollaceava@gmail.com

Heritage Room

Collects records related to the history of Northeast Tarrant County and genealogical information on some of the families in that area.

Tarrant County College, Northeast
828 Harwood Rd.
Hurst, TX 76054

J.T. and Zehna Luther Archives

Archive collects documents and artifacts related to church history.

Southwestern Theological Seminary Library
A. Webb Roberts Library
2001 W. Seminary Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76115
817-923-1921, ext. 4000

Tarrant County Archives

100 E. Weatherford St.
Fort Worth, TX 76196

Texas Archival Resources Online

TARO makes descriptions of the rich archival, manuscript, and museum collections in repositories across the state available to the public.


Texas Archive of the Moving Image

A non-profit organization working to discover, preserve, provide access to, and educate the community about Texas’ film heritage.

Texas Archive of the Moving Image
501 N. IH-35, Suite 204
Austin, TX 78702
512-485-3073 Website
Contact: info@texasarchive.org

Texas Women’s University

Collections focus on the history of American women and women’s education.

The Woman’s Collection of the Blagg-Huey Library
P.O. Box 425528
Denton, TX 76204

Wilbert M. Curtis Texas Prince Hall Library Museum

The Library Museum serves as the institutional memory for the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Texas and its jurisdiction.

3433 Martin Luther King Freeway
Fort Worth, TX 76119

University of Texas at Arlington, Special Collections

Focus of cartographic history, Texas labor history, Texas political history, and photograph collections.

Central Library
702 College St.
Arlington, TX 76019

Last updated: Oct. 2, 2017