Map of China prepared for the China Inland Mission.

Map of China prepared for the China Inland Mission.

Date: 1898
Creator: Edward Stanford Ltd.
Description: Map shows the railroads and stations of the China Inland Mission and other Protestant missions. Includes legend. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Scale [ca.1: 3,168,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of Alaskan military reconnaissance of 1898.

Map of Alaskan military reconnaissance of 1898.

Date: [1898?]
Creator: Mahlo, Emil
Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska geographical features. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Contour interval approx. 500 feet. Scale [1:792,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Two Boys and a Baby

Two Boys and a Baby

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two young boys and a baby. The younger child is shown sitting on a piece of furniture.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Inventory of Property, 1898]

[Inventory of Property, 1898]

Date: 1898
Creator: Chandler, J. F.
Description: Inventory of Property owned by Charles B. Moore in Collin County, Texas. The form asked for information on livestock, carriages, wagons, and bicycles, sewing and knitting machines, and jewelry, among other things.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Belle to her friends and family, 1898]

[Letter from Belle to her friends and family, 1898]

Date: 1898
Creator: Belle
Description: A letter from Belle in Tellico Plains, Tennessee, to her friends and family (the "home folks") in 1898. In the letter, Belle describes the events that took place during a great rain storm and subsequent river flooding in Tellico Plains, near the Tellico Lumber mill. While trying to secure her belongings and escape the home of Mr. Heyser, the general manager of Tellico Lumber, Belle fell into the water beneath a rearing horse ("Joe the horse"). She was saved by John Ballon, a black preacher, whom she called her "hero." Belle mentions that she plans to join Ballon's church and send him a poem entitled "John Ballon and the Flood of '98." Many of the belongings of all involved families were destroyed, but everyone made it out of the flooded area alive.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Will McGee to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore, February 3, 1898]

[Letter from Will McGee to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore, February 3, 1898]

Date: February 3, 1898
Creator: McGee, Will
Description: Letter from Will McGee to Mary, Linnet, and Charles B. Moore in which he informs them that Will Love has died. Frank Wallace sold his interest in a store he had with Enfield. He also wrote about attending a "social." He states that he sold his horse. He is currently working on Mr. McKinley's house.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Will McGee to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore, March 9, 1898]

[Letter from Will McGee to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore, March 9, 1898]

Date: April 9, 1898
Creator: McGee, Will
Description: Letter from Will McGee to Charles, Mary and Linnet Moore in which he tells them about a fence he is constructing for Mr. McKinley. He writes about how to buy a buggy and what Charles should ask for when making his order. The letter has a diagram of the fence he is building.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Medicine brochure]

[Medicine brochure]

Date: 1898
Creator: T. A. Slocum Co.
Description: Booklet about Coltsfoote expectorant, "Come from the Fields and the Forests"; $1.00 a bottle, small booklet with 1 staple to hold it together; printed by T.A. Slocum Co.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Rainfall in January 1898]

[Rainfall in January 1898]

Date: January 1898
Creator: unknown
Description: Documentation of the amount of rainfall in January of 1898. According to the note, there were 2.18 inches of rain during the month of January 1898.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Cattle Ranges of the Southwest

Cattle Ranges of the Southwest

Date: 1898
Creator: Bentley, Henry Lewis
Description: This book contains information about the use and condition of Texas pastures contemporary with the book. It also gives information about the obstacles in the way of renewing the cattle ranges and how the cattle ranges could possibly be renewed.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
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