Ruins at Phantom Hill Texas

Ruins at Phantom Hill Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of V. C. Perini standing next to part of an old building with trees at the ruins of Fort Phantom Hill, Texas. The second is of Bud Perini standing by another old building at the ruins of Fort Phantom Hill. There are handwritten notes at the bottom of the photographs.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Postcard of Cannon; Postcard of Weapons Magazine

Postcard of Cannon; Postcard of Weapons Magazine

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of two images. In the top image, several uniformed soldiers load a cannon. In the top left corner is a poem, which reads, "I'd like to load a gun like this/With a message and perhaps a kiss/To let you know how proud I am/That you have backed up Uncle Sam." The bottom image shows the weapons magazine of Fort Phantom Hill. The magazine is a small stone building. A cow walks in front. The bottom text reads, "Magazine at Fort Phantom Hill, near Abilene, Texas. Commanded by Robert E. Lee, in 1852. Mrs. L.B. Bradfield. Pub."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Ft. Phantom Hill Ruins

Ft. Phantom Hill Ruins

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of two images of ruins at Fort Phantom Hill. The left image shows two stone structures that resemble smoke stacks. The structures face each other and there are trees in between. The right image shows a close up of one of the structures.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Ft. Phantom Hill Ruins

Ft. Phantom Hill Ruins

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of two horses at Fort Phantom Hill. One of the horses is young. A wooden building is visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Jones County

Jones County

Date: May 1879
Creator: unknown
Description: Cadastral map of Jones County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some properties are outlined in color and marked, including the Deaf and Dumb Asylum, the Orphan Asylum, and the Blind Asylum lands. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Map of Shackelford County

Map of Shackelford County

Date: July 8, 1859
Creator: Von Rosenberg, W.
Description: Cadastral map of Shackelford County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some properties and features are shaded in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Map of Shackelford County

Map of Shackelford County

Date: August 24, 1878
Creator: Blau, F. G.
Description: Cadastral map of Shackelford County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some borders and notes are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Taylor County

Taylor County

Date: January 18, 1879
Creator: Wise, Louis C.
Description: Cadastral map of Taylor County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Bodies of water are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Jones County

Jones County

Date: August 5, 1859
Creator: unknown
Description: Map of Jones County, Texas, including the Panhandle Plains region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Heritage, Volume 15, Number 03, Summer 1997

Heritage, Volume 15, Number 03, Summer 1997

Date: 1997
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Contributing Partner: Texas Historical Foundation