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Knox County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Knox County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in red pencil, creating separate tracts of land that correlate to the key located in the upper-left corner of the map. Scale [ca. 1:190,476] (5000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1923
Creator: Matzow, Fr. & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map

Map of Haskell County, Young Land District

Description: Cadastral map of Haskell County and the Young surveying district, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale indicated.
Date: July 20, 1859
Creator: Von Rosenberg, W.
Item Type: Map

[Red Cross Nurses After the Tornado in Knox City]

Description: Copy negative of a group of five women nurses standing outside of a building. The nurses are wearing uniforms consisting of a hat and dress with a Red Cross symbol. A soldier is standing behind the nurses. In the background, there are two Red Cross flags hanging from the building; a sign in one of the windows says "Tax [Office] Hours 8 to 5 Saturday 8-12."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a damaged building with debris around it and barrels in front by an electric pole. There are men working on the building with a truck on the right.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a field of debris with a car, a damaged house, and power lines.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a scene after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a damaged house with a broken stone wall around it. There are bent trees and debris in the yard.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a building with trucks and a car parked in front and debris in the area. One of the trucks has Pioneer Roofing Co. painted on it.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a neighborhood with houses covered in debris. There are also trees, power lines, and cars at the scene.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a field of debris with houses and power lines in the background. A man is walking by an area with fallen trees and piles of debris.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a damaged house surrounded by a field of debris. There is a woman walking on the right by a tree.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a field of debris with people, houses, and power lines in the background. A car and trailer are covered with debris.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a neighborhood with cars, streets, and homes. Many of the houses are damaged, and a field is strewn with debris.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a house on the other side of a street with trees and debris around it. People are standing by it and working on the roof.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a damaged house with trees and debris around it.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a field of debris with houses and power lines in the background. There is a fallen tree in the foreground covered with boards.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. Beside a road, there are pieces of wood, tin, and other debris stuck on and around a fence and trees.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a road with power lines, trees, and debris on each side. There are cars on the road and houses on the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. The scene is a neighborhood with damaged houses and debris. A man is working at an electric pole with a truck on the left. The trees have been trimmed.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a large damaged house with toppled stacks of brick in front of it.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a road to the left of a field of debris where houses stood. There are trees, other houses, and power lines in the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a field of debris with houses, trees, and power lines in the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. Across a street, there is a field of debris with houses, trees, and power lines in the background.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of the damage after a tornado in Knox City, Texas. There is a damaged house with debris around it and a group of people standing by it.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph

Tornado in Knox City

Description: Photograph of a building destroyed by a tornado. Some of the walls of the building are still standing. Two men are standing inside of it. In the foreground, there is a row of lawn chairs along a fence; part of the fence is destroyed.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph