[Recollections of Yerba Buena Island]

[Recollections of Yerba Buena Island]

Date: January 3, 1998
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Description: Document of Jack Vaughan's recollections of his time spent at the detention barracks on Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco, California, from July 1945 to April 1946.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Detention Barracks]

[Detention Barracks]

Date: [1945..1946]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the detention barracks on Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco Bay.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Frisking Prisoners After Work Detail]

[Frisking Prisoners After Work Detail]

Date: [1945..1946]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of guards frisking prisoners, who stand with their hands in the air, at the detention center on Yerba Buena Island in San Francisco Bay.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[Marine Barracks on Yerba Buena Island]

[Marine Barracks on Yerba Buena Island]

Date: [1945..1946]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers in front of the Marine barracks on Yerba Buena Island near San Francisco, California.
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[318th Platoon, U. S. M. C.]

[318th Platoon, U. S. M. C.]

Date: [1942-03-23..1946-04-06]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the 318th Platoon. Jack Vaughan is sixth from the right on the top row. A sign in front of the soldiers says "318th Platoon, U.S.M.C., San Diego, 1942. U. S. Marines - First to Fight."
Contributing Partner: Arlington Public Library
[The Bathing Beach and Pier at Long Beach, California]

[The Bathing Beach and Pier at Long Beach, California]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard image of The Bathing Beach and Pier at Long Beach, California. Crowd of people on beach. Ocean in background. Pier (also in background) runs from top, left to right of photo. Roof of small building in bottom, right corner. Bottom left corner and mid-left are two places where the photo has peeled away from the cardboard. Yellow spots top, right.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
Description of Oregon and California, embracing An Account of The Gold Regions; to which is added, An Appendix, containing descriptions of various kinds of gold, and methods of testing its genuineness.

Description of Oregon and California, embracing An Account of The Gold Regions; to which is added, An Appendix, containing descriptions of various kinds of gold, and methods of testing its genuineness.

Date: 1849
Creator: unknown
Description: Front cover and spine of the folio, and front cover and title page of a text containing a hand-colored, engraved pocket map of the western half of the United States showing roads, settlements, and rivers with "explanation" in lower left corner.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
["Sunset Limited" at Santa Barbara depot]

["Sunset Limited" at Santa Barbara depot]

Date: c. 1916
Creator: unknown
Description: In the days when Steam was King, Southern Pacific's "Sunset Limited" train No. 2 eastbound, headed by Engine No. 2286 - a Pacific type 4-6-2- locomotive - with a consist of nine standard heavyweight cars - awaits the conductor's "B-o-a-rd!" at the depot in Santa Barbara.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
Map of public surveys in California : to accompany report of Surveyor Genl., 1854.

Map of public surveys in California : to accompany report of Surveyor Genl., 1854.

Date: 1854
Creator: United States Surveyor General
Description: Map shows drainage, townships, cities, towns, marshland, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,013,760].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of twenty-two Spanish and American trails and routes affecting California, 1694-1894 : To accompany Richman's "California under Spain and Mexico."

Map of twenty-two Spanish and American trails and routes affecting California, 1694-1894 : To accompany Richman's "California under Spain and Mexico."

Date: [1911]
Creator: Borgnis, Franklin P.
Description: Map shows the geography, trails, and transportation routes in the western half of Spanish and U. S. North America between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:3,516,480].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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