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Bowie Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Bowie County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, Trammel's Trace, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil to denote the addition of the Spanish Bluffs and the crossing on Trammel's Trace. Scale [ca. 1:177,778] (2000 varas to 3/8 of an inch).
Date: 1899
Creator: Pressler, C. W.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: Gulf Pipe Line Company v. Bailey, No. 3974]

Description: Journal clipping discussing cause no. 3974, Gulf Pipe Line Company vs. John Bailey, in the Court of Civil Appeals of Texas, Texarkana, heard June 18, 1931 and denied a rehearing on July 4, 1931. The cause was brought by John Bailey to recover damages for the loss of a herd of cattle due to a levee break at the point where the Gulf Pipe Line Company's line crossed underneath the levee.
Date: 1931~
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: Lone Star Gas Company v. Hutton et ux., No. 3972]

Description: Journal clipping discussing cause no. 3972, Lone Star Gas Company vs. J. R. Hutton and Clara Hutton, in the Court of Civil Appeals of Texas, Texarkana, heard March 25, 1931 and denied rehearing April 2, 1931. The original suit was brought by J. R. and Clara Hutton for damage to their land allegedly caused by the gas company diverting natural water ways, and the district court's judgement for the Huttons was appealed by the gas company.
Date: 1931~
Creator: Levy, J. L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Jim T. Lindsey to Truett Latimer]

Description: Letter from Jim T. Lindsey to Truett Latimer inviting him to parties he is hosting before two college football games. In the post script is a handwritten not from Lindsey stating that he hopes to see Latimer soon. An additional note at the bottom of the page reads, "Answered 10-12-54 Can't go!"
Date: 1954-10~
Creator: Lindsey, Jim T.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[T&P Train #148]

Description: Copy photo of a group photo in front of T&P train #148. The image on the text says "This photograph of Texas and Pacific switch engine No. 148 was taken in Texarkana in August 1896 and was the first T&P engine in Texarkana equipped with air brakes. Those appearing in the picture, beginning at the front end of the engine, as follows: C. W. Kipple, Foreman, Frank Sountag, Switchman, William Kelley, Switchman, Frank Cromwell, Engineer, William McClain, Switchman, Frank Young, Fireman, Jim Jackson, Porter." Underneath the image is written "Southwest Collection."
Date: August 1896
Creator: Southwest Collection
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #618]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #618 on the tracks in front of a building. There are two men sitting on a curb in front of the train. Written underneath are "Texarkana Texas Sept 9 1949" and "H. E. Chelf."
Date: September 9, 1949
Creator: Chelf, H. E.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #619]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #619 moving near Texarkana, Texas. A large plume of light smoke is rising from the engine. Written under the image are "T&P #619 near Texarkana, Texas 1938" and "H. K. Vollrath."
Date: 1938
Creator: Vollrath, H. K.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #627]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #627 leaving Texarkana, Texas. There is a man standing left of the train and a dark plume of smoke rising from the engine. Written beneath the image are "[sic] Leaving Texarkana, Texas 1949 with Extra West" and "R. S. Plummer."
Date: 1949
Creator: Plummer, R. S.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #706]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #706 going through Texarkana, Texas with a large plume of black smoke rising from the engine. Written below the image are "T&P #706 Texarkana, Texas 1938" and "H. K. Vollrath."
Date: 1938
Creator: Vollrath, H. K.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #709]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #709 in New Boston, Texas next to a water tower. There is a man standing on top of the train. Written underneath the image are "New Boston, Texas May 9th 1948" and "William L. Colburn."
Date: May 9, 1948
Creator: Colburn, William L.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #2003]

Description: Photograph of T&P Train #2003 moving through Texarkana, Texas. Written below the image are "T&P #2003 with train no. 8 at Texarkana, Texas Sept 16th 1951" and "R. S. Plummer Photo."
Date: September 16, 1951
Creator: Plummer, R. S.
Partner: The Grace Museum
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