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Map of South Part of Jones County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of the south portion of Jones County, Texas, showing showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. A diagram of a section is included in the upper-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: September 1, 1967
Creator: Canda, C. J.; Drake, S. J. & Strauss, W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Art Forum Record Book, 1948]

Description: This scrapbook was collated for the American Art Week competition. On the front cover is a map of Texas with divisions for the Federated Women's Club districts. The motto of the Texas Art Division of the Federation is "Give Art a Chance." Each of the local Abilene universities - Hardin-Simmons University, McMurry University, and Abilene Christian University - had events to highlight American Art week.
Date: 1948
Creator: Carpenter, Allie Mae
Item Type: Book
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Penick Cottage, Stamford, Texas: Elevations

Description: Elevation plan for a cottage-style home commissioned by Mr. R. L. Penick in Stamford, Texas. It includes front, rear, and west and east side elevations.
Date: June 15, 1920
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Penick Cottage, Stamford, Texas: Roof Plan and Diagrams

Description: Architectural plan for a cottage-style home commissioned by Mr. R. L. Penick in Stamford, Texas. It includes a roof plan, section thru fireplace, wall section, detail D.H. windows, and plan and elevation of fireplace.
Date: June 15, 1920
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Pittard Residence, Anson, Texas: Elevations and Details

Description: Detail/elevation plan for a home commissioned by Mr. C. L. Abercrombie in Anson, Texas. It includes elevation of front door, detail of french doors, typical detail of mantels, detail of veranda, wall section, and the rear and front elevations.
Date: April 15, 1916
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Pittard Residence, Anson, Texas: Elevations and Details

Description: Elevation plan for a home commissioned by Mr. C. L. Abercrombie in Anson, Texas. It includes the side elevations, elevation of cabinet beneath sink and drain board also section thru cupboard, elevation of cupboard and section thru cabinet beneath sink and drain board, and detail of beams for living and dining room.
Date: April 15, 1916
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Pittard Residence, Anson, Texas: Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for a home commissioned by Mr. C. L. Abercrombie in Anson, Texas. It includes a detailed floor plan with various rooms. There is also a schedule of windows and doors and detail of jib head windows.
Date: April 15, 1916
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Pittard Residence, Anson, Texas: Foundation Plan

Description: Foundation plan for a home commissioned by Mr. C. L. Abercrombie in Anson, Texas. It includes a detailed foundation plan as well as detail section of cistern and detail footings.
Date: April 15, 1916
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Wade Residence, Stamford, Texas: Elevations

Description: Architectural plan for a home commissioned by Mr. Homer D. Wade in Stamford, Texas. It includes drawings of the building's the front, rear, West, and East elevations.
Date: September 23, 1920
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Wade Residence, Stamford, Texas: Floor Plans

Description: Architectural plan for a home commissioned by Mr. Homer D. Wade in Stamford, Texas. It includes two floor plans, one showing the building's foundation and the other a drawing that shows where each room, hallway, and doorway is in the building. Also included are door and window schedules.
Date: September 23, 1920
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Wade Residence, Stamford, Texas: Roof Plan and Framing Details

Description: Architectural plan for a home commissioned by Mr. Homer D. Wade in Stamford, Texas. It includes a drawing of the roofing plan as well as individual drawings showing aspects of the framework; certain aspects include rails, mullion, and jambs.
Date: September 23, 1920
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Map of Asylum Lands

Description: Survey map of land grants for "blind and lunatic asylums" in Shackelford, Jones, Taylor, and Calhoun Counties, showing blocks of land and plat numbers. The map also includes rives, creeks, and areas of elevation. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:70,000] (2000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1857
Creator: Creuzbaur, Robert
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Anson High School Addition: Elevations

Description: Elevations for an addition to Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes elevations of the front, rear, and north end exteriors of the building.
Date: 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Anson High School Addition: First Floor Plan

Description: First floor plan for an addition to Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes a detailed floor plan, diagram of floor heights, elevation of toilet stall door, detail section of concrete floor in girls shower, window schedule, and door schedule.
Date: 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Anson High School Addition: Foundation Plan

Description: Foundation plan for an addition to Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes a layout of the building's foundation with heating details.
Date: 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Anson High School Addition: Foundation Plan and Sections

Description: Foundation plan and sections for an addition to Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes a detailed layout of the building's foundation, section showing slab floor in boys toilet, foundation sections, section through tie beam, and concrete lintel section.
Date: 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Anson High School Addition: Second Floor Plan

Description: Floor plan for an addition to Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes a floor plan of the second floor with measurements of classrooms, corridors, and an auditorium with a stage.
Date: June 1, 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Anson High School Addition: Second Floor Plan

Description: Second floor plan for an addition to Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes a detailed floor plan, typical wood sash window detail, and detail of blackboard framing.
Date: 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Anson High School Alterations: Elevations

Description: Elevations for alterations and additions to the Anson High School in Anson, Texas. It includes elevations of the south, east, and west exteriors of the building.
Date: 1948~
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.