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The Texarkana Gateway to Texas and the Southwest

The Texarkana Gateway to Texas and the Southwest

Date: 1896
Creator: Texas & Pacific Railway
Description: This text gives an overview of the places and resources in Texas with an emphasis on the locations where the railroads run through the state. Indexes start on page 220.
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A Comprehensive History of Texas 1685 to 1897, Volume 1

A Comprehensive History of Texas 1685 to 1897, Volume 1

Date: 1898
Creator: Wooten, Dudley G.
Description: First volume containing a comprehensive history of Texas; this volume has two parts, starting with a reprint of "History of Texas, 1685-1845" by Henderson Yoakum (original text with additional notes). The second part contains a series of essays on various aspects Texas history, broken into 19 chapters. Index starts on page 849.
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A Comprehensive History of Texas 1685 to 1897, Volume 2

A Comprehensive History of Texas 1685 to 1897, Volume 2

Date: 1898
Creator: Wooten, Dudley G.
Description: Second volume containing a comprehensive history of Texas; this volume has parts three through six, containing a series of essays on various aspects Texas history. Index starts on page 841.
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The Cuban and Porto Rican campaigns

The Cuban and Porto Rican campaigns

Date: 1898
Creator: Davis, Richard Harding
Description: This book covers the organization of warships during the Spanish American War, and discusses the battles in Cuba and Puerto Rico. Also mentioned in the book are the Rough Riders, General Miles, General Shafter, General Wheeler, General Sumner, Colonel Wood, General Young, the Red Cross, General Wilson, Key West, Admiral Sampson, Captain Chadwick, General Kent, General Lawton, Buena Ventura, Ensign Curtin, Captain Paget, Commander Davis, General Breckinridge, and General Chaffee.
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Locations and Depths of the Artesian Wells of the Black and Grand Prairies of Texas

Locations and Depths of the Artesian Wells of the Black and Grand Prairies of Texas

Date: 1898
Creator: Hill, Robert Thomas, 1858-1941
Description: This map shows a portion of Texas with markings for different kinds of artesian wells. In the top, left-hand corner, there is an inset showing the entire state and marking the area detailed in the map. The header at the top of the map says, "U. S. Geological Survey, Twenty-First Annual Report, Part VII, PL. LXVIII." Scale [1:316,800] "Contour Interval 100 feet."
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Marine School

Marine School

Date: 1898
Creator: unknown
Description: Marine School. Marked beginning of Castleberry School District
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Sabine Pass, Texas: A Few Facts concerning the Harbor and Town

Sabine Pass, Texas: A Few Facts concerning the Harbor and Town

Date: 1898
Creator: Sabine Land & Improvement Company
Description: Pamphlet about Sabine Pass, Texas gives an overview of the area and its potential as an area of trade and industry. According to the start of the text, "The object of this pamphlet is to present such facts in a strightforward manner as it will enable the fairminded investigator to draw just conclusions [...] to call attention to the advantages of Sabine Pass as the natural site, and where the most favorable conditions exist, for the building of a city upon Sabine Pass Harbor" (p. 3).
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Geology of the Black and Grand Prairies of Texas including the Eastern and Western Cross Timbers

Geology of the Black and Grand Prairies of Texas including the Eastern and Western Cross Timbers

Date: 1899
Creator: Hill, Robert T.
Description: Geologic map shows surficial, sedimentary, crystalline, and igneous formations of the Black and Grand Prairies in Texas. Also displays topography, streams, cities, and railroads. Includes legend.
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Map of the Black and Grand Prairies of Texas including the Eastern and Western Cross Timbers.

Map of the Black and Grand Prairies of Texas including the Eastern and Western Cross Timbers.

Date: 1899
Creator: Hill, Robert T.
Description: Topographic map of the Black Prairie and Grand Prairie regions of Texas and southern Indian Territory, including the Eastern and Western cross timbers. Also displays streams, cities, and railroads.
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Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas

Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas

Date: 1900
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Description: This atlas contains three colored maps from the quadrangle region around Uvalde (Culberson County) and Zavalla (Angelina County), Texas including historical geography, topography, and structure sections. The illustrated text of the atlas discusses the geological elevation of the area, provides in-depth breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals as well as other features of the region, and includes economic geology, agriculture and cattle raising information.
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