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Collin County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Collin County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants of surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in red pencil. Scale [ca. 1:177,778] (4000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1916
Creator: McDonald, H. F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

General Highway Map Collin County, Texas

Description: Highway map of Collin County, Texas, showing rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, cities, towns, outlying buildings (including schools and churches), roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil or gas wells, and state roadside parks. Map includes twelve inset maps - Weston, Melissa, Valdasta, Allen, Altoga, Climax, Culeoka, Copeville, Lavon, Inset No. 1, Renner, and Josephine - and an extensive legend indicating geographical and human-made features. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1939
Creator: Texas. Highway Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Baptism in Stock Tank

Description: Copy negative of two images showing a baptism in a stock tank. The photograph on the left shows three men chest-deep in water, one with his hand raised. The image on the right shows several people gathered in the water and others on the shore.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Baptism in Stock Tank

Description: Copy negative of two images showing a baptism in a stock tank. The top photograph shows several people lined up in the water and more sitting and standing on the shore. The bottom photograph shows three men chest-deep in the water, one with his hand raised.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

House Exterior

Description: Copy negative of a two story house. At the front there is a picket fence, the house has a terrace that overlooks the yard. Also there are multiple visible windows overlooking the yard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Large Gathering of Men

Description: Copy negative of the gathering of J. L. Mayes, Jim Stinson, and several unknown men. The people in the image are all males from a variety of ages. The children are in the front row out of five rows. The men stand in their suits with hands by their sides holding onto their hat if they had one.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Road Sign]

Description: Photograph of a street sign with arrows pointing in many different directions and labeled with cities and mileage. The cities include San Antonio, London, Oroville, Calif., Pontiac, Ill, New York, Gila Bend, Frisco, Chicago, Miami Beach, and Bowling Green K.Y. The largest arrow, at the top of the pole, says "HOME."
Date: [1941..1943]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Woman

Description: Copy negative of a woman graduating Wylie High School in 1936, wearing a light colored dress, standing in front of bushes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library