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
Map of the State of Texas from the Latest Authorities

Map of the State of Texas from the Latest Authorities

Date: 1852
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) & Hazzard, J. L.
Description: This map shows the state of Texas and surrounding areas. Counties are shaded using various colors and labeled. Cities, roads, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the map is annotated with notes about the locations of Indian tribes, railroads, and wild herds as well as population and other statistics from the 1850 census. Scale 1:3,400,000. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. The northern, panhandle section of Texas is separated from the rest of the state and shown in an inset (upper left corner) titled "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map." Additionally, an inset in the lower left corner is a "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston" (with Scale 1: 600,000).
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of North America

Map of North America

Date: 1850
Creator: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Description: This map shows all of North America and the surrounding area. Each of the countries is shaded in color and labeled. Major cities and some states and provinces in the U.S., Mexico, and Canada are labeled, but not all delineated. Bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridian: Washington.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of Texas from the most recent authorities.

Map of Texas from the most recent authorities.

Date: 1850~
Creator: unknown
Description: This map shows the state of Texas and surrounding areas including the Apache and Comanche Indian areas, the Cross Timbers, roads, and land "explored by LeGrand in 1833." The map shows major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features (relief shown with hachures) and each of the Texas counties is colored. In the lower left corner there is an inset containing "Texas north of Red River." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. Scale: [ca. 1:3,379,200].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of Mexico, including Yucatan [Accompanying Text].

Map of Mexico, including Yucatan [Accompanying Text].

Date: 1846
Creator: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows Mexican state boundaries, cities, towns, and major roads; Santa Fe as part of Texas and Texas as part of the United States; areas of Native American habitation.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of the organized counties of Minnesota [Accompanying Text].

Map of the organized counties of Minnesota [Accompanying Text].

Date: 1850
Creator: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows mid-nineteenth century Minnesota counties, township grid, roads, cities, towns, and areas of Native American habitation for the area east of Mississippi River and west of St. Croix River.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of the organized counties of Minnesota [Accompanying Text].

Map of the organized counties of Minnesota [Accompanying Text].

Date: 1850
Creator: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows mid-nineteenth century Minnesota counties, township grid, roads, cities, towns, and areas of Native American habitation for the area east of Mississippi River and west of St. Croix River.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Texas and the Texans; or, Advance of the Anglo-Americans to the South-West; including a history of leading events in Mexico, from the conquest by Fernando Cortes to the termination of the Texan revolution, Vol. 2.

Texas and the Texans; or, Advance of the Anglo-Americans to the South-West; including a history of leading events in Mexico, from the conquest by Fernando Cortes to the termination of the Texan revolution, Vol. 2.

Date: 1841
Creator: Foote, Henry S.
Description: Book covering the history of Texas.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
A Treatise on the Eclectic Southern Practice of Medicine

A Treatise on the Eclectic Southern Practice of Medicine

Date: 1854
Creator: Massie, J. Cam.
Description: This book serves as a reference text on the theory and practice of medicine. It includes "a rapid sketch of the history...of medicine," practical medicinal remedies, in depth discussions of the modifications of many diseases, special pathology and therapeutics, and common surgery practices (p. 9). The index begins on page 713.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Map of Mexico, including Yucatan.

Map of Mexico, including Yucatan.

Date: 1846
Creator: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
Description: Map shows Mexican state boundaries, cities, towns, and major roads; Santa Fe as part of Texas and Texas as part of the United States; areas of Native American habitation. Includes explanation. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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