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Gregg Co.

Description: Survey map of Gregg County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes bodies of water, towns, roads, railroads, and the historic trail, Cherokee Trace. No scale information given.
Date: September 1839
Creator: Pressler, C. W.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Gregg Co., Texas

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Gregg County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map to denote the addition of Cherokee Crossing and to highlight Cherokee Trail. Scale [1:118,518] (4000 varas to 1 1/8 of an inch).
Date: 1890
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Group Photo in Front of T&P Train #169]

Description: Photograph of a group of men posing in front of T&P train #169 at the yards in Longview, Texas. Written below the image are "Longview, Texas 1913 - yards, Sam Turlington (Just a loafer), Joe Still - Switchman, Si Alexander, Switchman, Baldie Waldron - Engineer, Will Finley - Fireman" and "Bill Bray Collection."
Date: 1913
Creator: Bray, Bill
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Letter from Lois Wiggins to T. N. Carswell - March 19, 1968]

Description: A letter written to Mr. Carswell from Lois Wiggins, Longview, Texas, dated March 19, 1968. Wiggins apologizes for the inconvenience to Carswell but asks for the amount of interest paid the previous year noting her intention to pay off her loan during 1968. She thanks Carswell for all his past kindnesses praying God's richest blessings be with him.
Date: March 19, 1968
Creator: Wiggins, Lois
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Nat Williams to T. N. Carswell - March 31, 1947]

Description: A letter written to Mr. T. N. Carswell, Abilene, Texas from Nat Williams, Superintendent, Gladewater Public Schools, Gladewater, Texas, dated March 31, 1947. Williams expresses his appreciation for the nice message from Carswell, for the honor to be permitted to serve Abilene and for the opportunity to renew their friendships of several years back.
Date: March 31, 1947
Creator: Williams, Nat
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[T&P Roundhouse Train Whistle]

Description: Photograph of a roundhouse train whistle in Longview, Texas. There are various other T&P artifacts visible around the whistle. Written below the image are "Longview, Texas Mar 11th 1976 T&P Roundhouse Whistle - John Hedge Collection" and "Don Watson."
Date: March 11, 1976
Creator: Watson, Don
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Station Clock on Display]

Description: Photograph of a T&P station clock from Sierra Blanca on display in Longview, Texas. Written below the image are "[sic] Longview, Texas Mar 10th 1976 T&P Station Clock originally from Sierra Blanca - John Hedge Collection" and "D. Watson."
Date: March 10, 1976
Creator: Watson, D.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #716]

Description: Copy photo of T&P train #716 in Longview, Texas. There is a man half in shadow in the conductor's cab and another man hanging off a train car in the background. Written underneath the image are "Longview, Texas 1942-43 'M.P. Train #207' - Texarkana to Longview via T&P with T&P engines and crews" and "Ed Robinson (-copy photo)."
Date: 1942/1943
Creator: Robinson, Ed
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #719]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #719 at the roundhouse in Longview, Texas with a white plume of smoke rising from the engine. Written underneath are "T&P Roundhouse Longview, Texas Apr. 6th 1939" and "J. O. B. Johnson."
Date: April 6, 1939
Creator: Johnson, J. O. B.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train Whistle]

Description: Photograph of a T&P train whistle. Written below the image are "[sic] Longview Texas Mar 11th 1976 T&P shops whistle at Marshall - 180# Red Brass - John Hedge Collection" and "D. Watson."
Date: March 11, 1976
Creator: Watson, D.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Engine #904 and Car]

Description: Photograph of a train engine and attached car on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. "904" is visible on the side of the car. Additional tracks lay to the left and behind. Another train sits on the tracks just behind on the right. An archway stands off in the background left. Handwritten text below the image says, "Longview, Texas Sept 10th 1949."
Date: September 10, 1949
Creator: Winters, Charles E.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Engine #905 and Cars]

Description: Photograph of train engine #905 and attached cars on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. "Texas & Pacific" and "905" are visible on the side of the car. Additional tracks lay to the side in front. Part of another train car sits on the tracks in the right background. Handwritten text below the image says, "Longview, Texas Aug 6 1948."
Date: August 6, 1948
Creator: Carlson, R. H.
Partner: The Grace Museum
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