The Junior Historian, Volume 30, Number 3, December 1969

The Junior Historian, Volume 30, Number 3, December 1969

Date: December 1969
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Junior Historian, Volume 12, Number 3, December 1951

The Junior Historian, Volume 12, Number 3, December 1951

Date: December 1951
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
Post - Kanal - und Eisenbahnkarte der Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-America.

Post - Kanal - und Eisenbahnkarte der Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-America.

Date: 1855
Creator: Bromme, Traugott, 1802-1866
Description: Map shows cities and towns, existing and proposed railroads, canals, and major roads for the eastern United States, and portions of Texas, "Indian," Nebraska, and "Dacota" territories. Includes: "Erkla╠łrung der Zeichen" [Explanation of signs]. Insets: "Umgebung von [environment of] St. Louis," "Umgebung von New York," "Baltimore und Washington," "Washington Dct. Cia.," "Umgebung von Philadelphia," "Umgebung von Boston," "Oregon, California und der Mormonen-staat: Deseret." Inside cover: [German language advertisements for other publications] bei John Weik. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Letter from Julia A. Barr to the Moore family, December 3, 1888]

[Letter from Julia A. Barr to the Moore family, December 3, 1888]

Date: December 3, 1888
Creator: Barr, Julia A.
Description: This item is from the Charles B. Moore Collection. It is written by Julia A. Barr, Henry and Charles Moore's cousin. In the letter, Julia updates the Moore family on the happenings in Jerseyville, Illinois and the news includes: a dialogue about meeting cousin George Wilson in Eureka Springs, Arkansas while on a trip there, a discussion about the people that accompanied here on the trip and how long she stayed, details concerning the people she meet in Eureka Springs, a conversation about Seella, her two children, and Polly, a dialogue about their helper who was discharged over a year ago and how they are getting along without him, an update on the bountiful crops and how good rain has made it possible for people to get out of debt, a discussion about "Aunt" Sally Smith and Uncle Abner's family, a dialogue about Sottie Knaff's daughter, details about the Goodrich family, an aside about the town of Jerseyville, a dialogue about Mrs. O. P. Powell's children, a discussion about Wilson Cross and Ida Barr Cross, details about Fannie and her love for entertaining, updates on family, a dialogue about Barr's California trip and the places they stopped at along the ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
The Junior Historian, Volume 17, Number 4, January 1957

The Junior Historian, Volume 17, Number 4, January 1957

Date: January 1957
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
Route of the Mormon pioneers from Nauvoo to Great Salt Lake : Feb'y 1846-July 1847.

Route of the Mormon pioneers from Nauvoo to Great Salt Lake : Feb'y 1846-July 1847.

Date: 1899
Creator: Millroy & Hayes
Description: Map shows geographical features and daily progress along the route taken by Mormon pioneers from Nauvoo to Great Salt Lake from 1846 to 1847. Pictorial map and not drawn to scale.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 73, July 1969 - April, 1970

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 73, July 1969 - April, 1970

Date: 1970
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 578.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Mormon Mill Falls]

[Mormon Mill Falls]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Slide of Mormon Mill Falls. Taken a short distance away from the edge of the water, the image captured the waterfalls depositing into a still body of water. In the back, the landscape rises into high hills with many small bushes and trees crowding the rocks.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
[Stone Slab Near Water]

[Stone Slab Near Water]

Date: 1936/OPEN
Creator: unknown
Description: Color slide of a stone slab on a grassy hill, a short distance away from a body of water. The slab is center right, and bears an inscription just below a high relief wreath enclosing a five-pointed star. The inscription reads: "Site of A settlement made in 1851 by 20 Mormon families under the leadership of Lyman Wight 1796-1858 * * Here they built homes, lumber mills, and shops for the manufacture of furniture * Abandoned in 1853" A smaller line of text below reads: "Erected by the State of Texas 1936" Accompanying information names the settlement Mormon Mill.
Contributing Partner: Burnet County Historical Commission
The Lyman Wight Colony in Texas, Came to Bandera in 1854

The Lyman Wight Colony in Texas, Came to Bandera in 1854

Date: unknown
Creator: Hunter, J. Marvin (John Marvin), 1880-1957
Description: This booklet gives an overview of the life of Lyman Wight, his family, and, in particular, the religious colony that he helped to establish and lead in Bandera, Texas. The text includes letters written to and from Lyman Wight, diary entries of his son-in-law (Spencer Smith), and minutes from meetings held by council leaders.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
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