Europe Centrale.

Europe Centrale.

Date: 1861
Creator: Legay.
Description: Map shows the mid-nineteenth century Austrian Empire, Kingdom of Poland, Kingdom of Prussia, and the federation of German states. Insets: [Detail map of German states on the western border of Prussia] and [Detail map of the Rhine River Valley]. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Cash voucher from Cieszyn, Poland/Germany in the denomination of 1 crown]

[Cash voucher from Cieszyn, Poland/Germany in the denomination of 1 crown]

Date: October 25, 1919
Creator: unknown
Description: A cash voucher from Cieszyn, Poland/Germany in the denomination of 1 crown. The front and back of the document are combined into a single image.
Contributing Partner: Howard Payne University Library
Oral History Interview with Ethel Reisberg Schectman, March 24, 2001

Oral History Interview with Ethel Reisberg Schectman, March 24, 2001

Date: March 24, 2001
Creator: Cox, Floyd & Schectman, Ethel Reisberg
Description: Interview with Ethel Reisberg Schectman regarding her experiences during World War II. She begins by discussing her family background: her parents were Jews born in Poland and emigrated to the United States. Ethel's European aunts, uncles and grandparents all likely died in the Holocaust. As a first grade student, she taught her mother, a Polish immigrant, how to read and write English. She recalls, wartime rationing, Victory Gardens, scrap drives, and antisemitism among her school-aged classmates in Dallas, Texas, and the end of the war.
Contributing Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
[Map of Europe as queen]

[Map of Europe as queen]

Date: [1550..1570]
Creator: Mùˆnster, Sebastian, 1489-1552
Description: Map shows a stylized Europe in the form of a woman. [Spain] is her head and [Gaul], [Germany], [Denmark], [Poland], [Hungary], [Greece], [Bulgaria], [Macedonia], and Scythia are the remainder of her body. Europe is shown surrounded by Africa, [England], [Scotland], [Scandinavia], and Asia. Includes text in lower margin. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Scouting, Volume 2, Number 7, August 1, 1914

Scouting, Volume 2, Number 7, August 1, 1914

Date: August 1, 1914
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Description: Semi-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.
Contributing Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum
[Transcript of letter from Mary Austin Holley to Stephen F. Austin, June 8, 1832]

[Transcript of letter from Mary Austin Holley to Stephen F. Austin, June 8, 1832]

Date: June 8, 1832
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Mary Austin Holley to Stephen F. Austin, in which Mary relays a few world events, asks Stephen to "be firm against slavery," and discusses her own desires to move to Texas.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History