[Letter from John W. Spies to Meyer Bodansky - August 29, 1939]

[Letter from John W. Spies to Meyer Bodansky - August 29, 1939]

Date: August 29, 1939
Creator: Spies, John W.
Description: Letter from Dr. John W. Spies, who is the Dean of the University of Texas School of Medicine, to Dr. Meyer Bodansky, a professor at the school. In the letter, which is dated August 29, 1939, the Dean requests that Dr. Bodansky send a report of the amount of alcohol used by the school.
Contributing Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT
[Ledger sheets showing transactions relating to the colonization of Castroville, December 1845 to February 1846]

[Ledger sheets showing transactions relating to the colonization of Castroville, December 1845 to February 1846]

Date: 1845/1846
Creator: unknown
Description: Ledger sheets showing transactions relating to the colonization of Castroville. Dated December 1845 through February 1846.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[List of supplies]

[List of supplies]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: List of supplies, including sugar, lead and matches, with prices. Dated March 5.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of Questions by Miss C.]

[Transcript of Questions by Miss C.]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for questions by Miss C., concerning: the best mode of immigration from the British Isles, which tools and supplies to bring, currency, etc.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Brite Ranch Hands in Marfa for Supplies

Brite Ranch Hands in Marfa for Supplies

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of men from the Brite Ranch in Marfa with supplies. They are by their truck. Shown (L-R): Mr. Wells, standing; Oscar Wells, on top; and Bob Ellison, by the fender.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
Unit History of 845th Engineer Aviation Battalion [ From] 1 January 1956 to 29 February 1956

Unit History of 845th Engineer Aviation Battalion [ From] 1 January 1956 to 29 February 1956

Date: March 1956
Creator: Myers, William L. & Allison, A. G.
Description: This document gives a narrative of the activities of the 845th Engineer Aviation Battalion, as they prepared to leave one station (England Air Force Base, Louisiana) for their new headquarters at Wolters Air Force Base in Texas. There is a description of their drills, inspections, and preparations as well as an appendix with the original movement orders. The motto beneath the shield translates: "We build a nest."
Contributing Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library
[Soldiers Waiting for Supplies]

[Soldiers Waiting for Supplies]

Date: [1942..1943]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four soldiers waiting for supplies. The soldier to the left holds his helmet on his hip, and the next soldier to the right sits in a truck. The soldier on the far right scratches his bottom.
Contributing Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
[Group of Wagons]

[Group of Wagons]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a group of wagons headed in the same direction. In the foreground, there appears to be an unpaved road and there is a wagon to the right that seems to have two of its wheels caught in a depression at the side of the road, as well as a second wagon farther up the road. To the left, there is a third wagon traveling over the ground off the road, and in the far left, there are several animals, possibly pulling a fourth wagon. Each of the wagons is hitched to at least two animals which may be horses or mules, and each has a driver in loose clothing and cowboy hats. In the left side of the photograph, there are several hills and sparse bushes. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Chuckbox with supplies, wagon for bed rolls."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Transcript of Letter from José María Viesca and Santiago del Valle to Stephen F. Austin, March 18, 1830]

[Transcript of Letter from José María Viesca and Santiago del Valle to Stephen F. Austin, March 18, 1830]

Date: March 18, 1830
Creator: Viesca, José María & Valle, Santiago del
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from José María Viesca and Santiago del Valle to Stephen F. Austin, on March 18, 1830, discussing the lack of supplies needed for colonists to survive.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Transcript of Letter from Moses Austin to James Bryan, June 22, 1817]

[Transcript of Letter from Moses Austin to James Bryan, June 22, 1817]

Date: June 22, 1817
Creator: Austin, Moses
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Moses Austin to James Bryan, on June 22, 1817, mentioning the delay of a wagon due to bad weather, and asking Bryan to send him 3/4 inch planks for his store.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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