[Six Dogs - Ready for Sport]

[Six Dogs - Ready for Sport]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard picturing six spaniels on a grassy hill. Below the picture is printed, "Ready for Sport."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
[Letter to "cousin" in Texas from Burlington ]

[Letter to "cousin" in Texas from Burlington ]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Robert Emmett Bledsoe Baylor Papers. Unsigned letter to "cousin" in Texas regarding hunting, fishing, and mutual friends; from Burlington (no state), dated March 13 (no year)
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Statistics and information concerning the state of Texas: with its millions of acres of unoccupied lands...

Statistics and information concerning the state of Texas: with its millions of acres of unoccupied lands...

Date: 1890
Creator: Missouri Pacific Railway Company.
Description: This book covers statistical information for the state of Texas. It includes "great inducements for the investment of capital, health for the invalid, interesting sights and scenes for the tourist and pleasure seeker, broad fields of research for the historian, unsurpassed hunting grounds for the sportsman, and other resources waiting to be unlocked by the key of capital in the hands of labor and industry" (title page).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
[Clipping in German with a poem about beer and account of a hunting trip]

[Clipping in German with a poem about beer and account of a hunting trip]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Clipping with a poem about drinking beer. Reverse side is an account of a hunting trip.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Hunting Black Bear and Mountain Lions in the Davis Mountains in the 1940s

Hunting Black Bear and Mountain Lions in the Davis Mountains in the 1940s

Date: unknown
Creator: Grubb, George E., Sr.
Description: Autobiographical paper by George E. Grubb, Sr. telling stories of bear and mountain lion hunts he participated in as a young man in the Davis Mountains. They used bloodhounds as hunting dogs to help them track bears for ranchers all around the area. Sometimes bear cubs were caught and kept as pets. Sometimes the men killed their prey but most of the time the animals got away.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Texas Almanac, 1972-1973

Texas Almanac, 1972-1973

Date: 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time. An index to the newspapers published in Texas is on page [667].
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
[Painting of a dog looking at a dead quail]

[Painting of a dog looking at a dead quail]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Oil painting depicting a brown-and-white dog looking at a dead quail that is lying spread on the ground in the foreground of the image. The painting is framed in wood with black and gold trim.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
Grinstead's Graphic, November 1922

Grinstead's Graphic, November 1922

Date: November 1922
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Contributing Partner: Schreiner University
Texas Hunter Education Instructor Manual

Texas Hunter Education Instructor Manual

Date: July 2010
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Description: This document provides information about hunting to "reduce hunting accidents and violations, promote safe, responsible and knowledgeable hunting activities and enhancement of hunting traditions and values." (p. 9).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The Indian Years Coloring Book

The Indian Years Coloring Book

Date: unknown
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department. Cultural Resources Program.
Description: This document is a coloring book that provides a brief history and illustrations of the early Indians that occupied Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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