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Lorenzo de Zavala State Archives and Library

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Address: 1201 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-1938
Phone Number: +1 512-463-5455

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Great resource for students

Great to see the history and culture. The li rary has the Texas Rangers historical exposure. I recommend this place to everyone, specially students.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 February 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Great to see the history and culture. The li rary has the Texas Rangers historical exposure. I recommend this place to everyone, specially students.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Walked by while seeing the capitol grounds. They had an interesting display on the Texas Rangers in the lobby. History just a little off the beaten path.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

I am a budding genealogist, (family history researcher), and had heard I should check out the genealogy collection, but was a bit intimidated and kept putting it off. Finally, I decided to just go on my lunch hour, and see what they have. I asked the librarian what kinds of resources they had, and she tells me this long list... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

Quiet research areas, helpful and knowledgeable staff, a wealth of research material, what more can a history buff ask for? There is also a wealth of information for family history researchers, primarily families from Texas, but there are many volumes from other states too.

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