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[2 1/2-Cent Trade Token]

Description: One of a collection of 244 miscellaneous "Texas Trade Tokens." This coin is silver-colored and says, "Good for 2 1/2 [cents] in Trade" on one side; on the other it has the text: "Metropolitan, BAR, San Antonio, Tex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

America

Description: Map of the western hemisphere; it is a hand-colored engraving showing settlements and topography. Countries are outlined in various colors.
Date: 183u
Creator: Arrowsmith, J.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Photograph of a Water Fall on Wallace Ranch, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a water fall on the Wallace Ranch. On back of photograph there is a handwritten note, "I have played here, learned to swim" and typed labels that say, "Waterfall on the property of the Eugene Bill Wallace family, Gay Hill, Washington county, Texas. Family tradition says that a mill was run there during Civil War. Indian Arrowheads found in the area."
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum