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Asher & Adams' Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia & District of Columbia.

Asher & Adams' Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia & District of Columbia.

Date: 1871
Creator: Asher & Adams
Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and West Virginia counties, railroads, canals, cities and towns. Includes distances between points. Scale [ca. 1:1,267,200].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Description: This series of maps are printed on a single sheet with Maps No. 12 (Texas) and No. 14 (Michigan & Wisconsin) on one side and Map No. 13 (Chief Part of the Western States) on the other. All of the maps include major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures) and have the counties of each state drawn in and labeled. On the map of Texas, there are two insets: in the upper left corner, "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and in the lower left corner, "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Chesapeake and Ohio's "The George Washington"]

[Chesapeake and Ohio's "The George Washington"]

Date: January 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Chesapeake and Ohio Railway's modern streamliner, "The George Washington" train No. 2, eastbound, leaving Huntington, West Virginia, on a winter night in January 1960.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
Rand, McNally & Co.'s Virginia and West Virginia [Accompanying Text].

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Virginia and West Virginia [Accompanying Text].

Date: 1878
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows shows late nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, railroads, canals, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Three Dark-Haired Beauties

Three Dark-Haired Beauties

Date: unknown
Creator: Wills
Description: Photograph of three young women. The women are in front of a studio background dressed in early 1900's attire.
Contributing Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum
[Letter to Junia Roberts Osterhout from her Sister, December 2, 1876]

[Letter to Junia Roberts Osterhout from her Sister, December 2, 1876]

Date: December 2, 1876
Creator: unknown
Description: Letter from her sister to Junia Roberts Osterhout regarding her life in West Virginia. Her husband received an engineer position from the government in public improvements and was sent to West Virginia. They were residing in a boarding house and she mentioned that there was a young man there who was also from Pennsylvania. She expressed regret that Junia and her husband had not visited last summer and hoped at least John could come see them. She concluded the letter with news concerning their mother. Included is an envelope addressed to "John P. Osterhout."
Contributing Partner: Austin College
West Virginia.

West Virginia.

Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Description: Map shows early twentieth century West Virginia railroads, counties, cities, and towns. Includes index in upper and lower margins. Inset: "Northern portion of West Virginia." Relief shown by hachures. Scales [1:1,457,280] and [1:1,964,160].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Transcript of Letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, March 23, 1835]

[Transcript of Letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, March 23, 1835]

Date: March 23, 1835
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, Jr., in which Patrick requests survey or map information concerning the meandering of the San Jacinto River between several leagues of private land. Patrick promises to compensate Borden for his trouble.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
["The Sportsman" in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia]

["The Sportsman" in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia]

Date: c. 1956
Creator: unknown
Description: Chesapeake and Ohio's " The Sportsman" at the station in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
["The West Virginian" in the Blue Ridge Mountains]

["The West Virginian" in the Blue Ridge Mountains]

Date: c. 1940
Creator: unknown
Description: One of the Chesapeake and Ohio;s excellent passenger trains "The West Virginian" train No. 1 westbound, traversing main line rails through the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
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