Air Masses

Air Masses

Date: February 1971
Creator: Snyder, Henry W.
Description: This booklet gives an overview of air masses as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes an "Explanation of the classification of air masses; weather associated with particular air masses; [and the] trajectory and source region of air masses that invade the United States." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Icing

Icing

Date: February 1971
Creator: Snyder, Henry W.
Description: This booklet gives an overview of icing as it relates to aviation. It includes information on "Three types of icing and associated cloud formations and temperatures" as well as "Hazards and flight procedures in icing", according to the scope notes on the title page. The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
Brahman Herd in a Field

Brahman Herd in a Field

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A calf stands next to its mother amidst herd of Brahman cows in an open field.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
[Barbara C. Jordan Newspaper Clippings: February 1971]

[Barbara C. Jordan Newspaper Clippings: February 1971]

Date: 1971-02~
Creator: unknown
Description: Compilation of newspaper articles containing mentions of Barbara C. Jordan, with her name underlined in pen in each article. The articles are taken from several different Texas newspapers in the month of February.
Contributing Partner: Texas Southern University
Scouting, Volume 59, Number 1, January-February 1971

Scouting, Volume 59, Number 1, January-February 1971

Date: January 1971
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Description: Monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide. A table of contents appears on page 1.
Contributing Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum
[Minutes for the San Antonio Chapter of the Links, Inc. Meeting - February 21, 1971]

[Minutes for the San Antonio Chapter of the Links, Inc. Meeting - February 21, 1971]

Date: February 21, 1971
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Description: Handwritten minutes from the February 21, 1971 meeting of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. Discusses the chapter's correspondence, finances, committee activities, charm classes, and other business.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio
[Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis bull taken in a pasture on the George Ranch]

[Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis bull taken in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Date: February 27, 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis bull taken in a pasture on the George Ranch. Barb wire fence directly beyond the haltered bull. Barns and buildings in left and right background. Automobile and storage tank in center left background. Trees in left background. Back of photograph written in blue ink: "George Ranch Sold at Mid Coast Sale Feb. 27, 1971 - $1425 to Dick Vesfar [?]".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Fire Station #8]

[Fire Station #8]

Date: 1980~/1989~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Description: Photograph of the Dallas Fire Department Fire Station #8. Two fire trucks and a car are parked in the three bays, and an American flag flies on the lawn to the right.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Firefighters Museum
[Client Card: Ms. Amy Blitzer]

[Client Card: Ms. Amy Blitzer]

Date: May 1964
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Ms. Amy Blitzer, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included "Man and Woman on Motorcycle" (19" long x 17" high), and "Two Figures on top of the Other".
Contributing Partner: Amon Carter Museum
[Client Card: Mr. A. Block]

[Client Card: Mr. A. Block]

Date: May 1964
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. A. Block, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: Bronze Cast, "Seated Nude Female Figure" (21" high), "Cast Plaque" (2 copies, 12" x 16"), "Cast Jockey on Horse" (14" x 14"), "Cast Mother and Child" (9.5" long x 11.5" high), and "Cast Nude Female Figure" (23.5" high).
Contributing Partner: Amon Carter Museum