War Map of Mexico

War Map of Mexico

Date: 1913
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Description: Map shows cities and states in Mexico; overprinted in red with locations of opposing Mexican military factions, U.S. consulates, and U.S. military posts along U.S.-Mexico border and Texas Gulf coast. Includes Index to principal cities and legend. Inset: State of Mexico and surrounding country. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:6,209,280] and Scale [1:2,090,880].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Causas de la revolución en México : y como efectuar la paz

Causas de la revolución en México : y como efectuar la paz

Date: 1915
Creator: Martínez, Paulino
Description: This short treatise, written in Havana in 1913, espouses the land reform goals and ideals of Emiliano Zapata and the Zapatistas while condemning the regimes of Carranza and Huerta,. It proposes an idealized agrarian society with land held in common and a system of "Escuelas Granjas" or rural schools. He deplores the evils of clericalism, plutocracy, and militarism. The three headings in the document are "Manifiesto al Pueblo Mexicano," "Bases Generales," and "Pensamiento de la Revolución: Como educar al Pueblo para la Nueva Reforma."
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
El Atila del sur

El Atila del sur

Date: 1913
Creator: Ribot, Hector
Description: Novel with illustrations consisting of line drawings, photographic reproductions, and cartoons. It provides anecdotal information and interviews as well as a fictionalized account of his life. The work focuses not only on Zapata’s military achievements, but also personal information. Includes text of El Plan de Ayala, Zapata's manifesto on land reform.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at El Paso
[A portrait of Miss Lavinia Engle]

[A portrait of Miss Lavinia Engle]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: A photograph of Miss Lavinia Engle as a young woman. She is wearing a dark lace-trimmed dress and her hair is in a braid, wrapped around her head. On the back of the photograph is written: "Miss Lavinia Engle Organizer for the National Women Suffrage Assn 1913 Please return to Mrs. Helen Moore Texas City" On the bottom of the photograph is stamped: "National Women Suffrage Press Bureau, 505 Fifth Ave. New York City."
Contributing Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library
Portrait of Man

Portrait of Man

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Dr. Andrew Hefner from 1913. He is standing, wearing formal attire, and wearing long sideburns.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
The Rand McNally new commercial atlas map of Utah, 1913.

The Rand McNally new commercial atlas map of Utah, 1913.

Date: 1913
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Description: Map shows Native American reservations, counties, railroads, township grid, cities, towns, national monuments, and notable physical features; electric lines and steam-electric lines. Includes list of Utah railroads and index. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:950,400].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Two men in a furniture showroom.]

[Two men in a furniture showroom.]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two men in a furniture showroom. Photo is identified on the back in blue pen, "c. 1913 Walter Jones, Charles F. Hillyer." Jones has his elbow on a row of dressers. There is a row of tables stacked to the right of the men. Image is mounted on a black cardboard matte. Image dimensions: 18.0 cm x 12.9 cm
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Richmond, flood of 1913 scene. Man driving car in flood waters.]

[Richmond, flood of 1913 scene. Man driving car in flood waters.]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Richmond, flood of 1913 scene. Man driving car in flood waters (another man standing on back of car). G.W. Buchanan Blacksmith shop in top, right of photo. Note on back states that Austin Newton could possibly be person in car.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Flood scene of Richmond in 1913. Utility poles sticking out of the water.]

[Flood scene of Richmond in 1913. Utility poles sticking out of the water.]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Flood scene of Richmond in 1913. Streets under water. Utility poles across middle of photo. Houses and bridge in background.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
The sheriff's office at the Court House.

The sheriff's office at the Court House.

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph with black edging, mounted on a gray mat of the sheriff's office at the Court House. Man writing at desk in far left corner. Five men seated in wooden chairs (one on far right holding up a gun and leaning elbow on desk.) Back of photo identifies man at desk as Mr. Oglivy; third from left as H.M. Shannon and M.L. Woolley, Sheriff, at far right. Photo has rip in bottom right corner. Also tear in mat at bottom left.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
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