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Mexico.

Description: Map of Mexico and Texas circa 1824 showing states, place names and rivers.
Date: [1824]
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Industrial and agricultural map of Denton County / map drawn by Sena Mounts Wright ; drawings by Clydene Oliver : holograph, [1940?]

Description: Hand drawn simple map of the industrial and agricultural resources of Denton county, Texas, in about 1940. Illustrated with drawings. Includes list of acreage of leading crops, and the numbers of business in 7 industries. Cities, towns, rivers, creeks, roads and railways included.
Date: c. 1940
Creator: Wright, Sena Mounts
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Carte du Mexique et de la Floride, des terres angloises et des Isles Antilles, du cours et des environs de la riviere de Mississippi / dressée sur un grand nombre de memoires principalement sur ceux de Mrs. d'Iberville et le sueur [...] ; par Guillaume del'Isle ; I. Stemmers, senior, sculp.

Description: Hand drawn map showing North America, Mexico and a northern section of Amerique Meridionale in 1722. Place names and topographical features included.
Date: 1722
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Texas.

Description: Hand drawn map showing counties, cities, roads, rivers and creeks in Texas circa 1893.
Date: [1893]
Creator: Wm. M. Bradley & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Map showing route of the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway]

Description: Hand drawn map showing routes of the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway including Texas counties and cities, rivers and topography of part of Idaho, Montana, North and South Dakotas, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois and Arkansas. On the back of the map is text in German encouraging German Catholic colonization to Pilot Point.
Date: [1891]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Biographical Encyclopedia of Texas

Description: This book is a biographical view of Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Texas history. The book has various content including: the pioneer days of Texas, Texas' transition from a Mexican state to being part of the United States, and the wars that Texas citizens took part in.
Date: 1880
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

The Big Bend of Texas.

Description: This book contains numerous photographs of the Big Bend area with descriptions. Featured photographs include images from Fort Stockton, Marfa, Capote Canyon, Alpine, Marathon, Fort Davis, Presidio, and others.
Date: [1920]
Creator: Albertype Co.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries