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Buzcany

Description: Topographic map showing a portion of northeastern France. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:20,000
Date: April 8, 1918
Item Type: Map

Callahan County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Callahan 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 to denote the addition of Phantom Hill-Crogan and to emphasize various plots of land. Scale [ca. 1:290,909] (6000 varas to 11/16 of an inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Blucher, Carl & Anthony, P. J.
Item Type: Map

Catalogue of Simmons College, 1917-1918

Description: Catalogue describes the governance, history, admission requirements, course offerings, and campus life of Simmons College in Abilene, Texas.
Date: May 1918
Creator: Simmons College (Abilene, Tex.)
Item Type: Book

Duval Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Duval County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:266,666] (4000 varas to 1/2 of an inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Newton, John C.
Item Type: Map

Freestone County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Freestone County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Hawkins, Lee & Atlee, Tom
Item Type: Map

Gillespie County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Gillespie County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil to identify Pinta Trail. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Terrell, O. O.
Item Type: Map

Hood Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Hood County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants and surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:152,381] (4000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Beaumont, G. N. & Newton, Jno C.
Item Type: Map

Jefferson Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Jefferson County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, lakes, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, canals, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Morriss, G. C. & McDonald, H. F.
Item Type: Map

Map of Jasper County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Jasper County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. The southern portion of the county has been brought up to the bottom-left corner so as to fit easier on the page. Scale [ca. 1:213,333] (4000 varas in 5/8 of an inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Terrell, O. O.
Item Type: Map

Map showing location of the original King's Highway from Sabine River to Rio Grande River, marked by DAR of Texas.

Description: Map of the original King's Highway (now the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail) from the Sabine River to the Rio Grande River, surveyed on the behalf of the Texas chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. The map also includes county/parish lines, bodies of water, and major towns. No scale indicated.
Date: 1918?
Item Type: Map
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Milam Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Milam County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: McDonald, H. F.
Item Type: Map

[Newspaper Clipping: E. T. Ambler, Investments]

Description: Clipping of an article concerning the business investments of Mr. Emory T. Ambler, a well-know Ft. Worth businessman. The article details many of his acquired and sold holdings throughout his career and a bit about his personal life. Includes a portrait of Mr. Ambler, visible from the shoulders up, wearing a dark-colored suit and satin tie with tack.
Date: [1918..]
Item Type: Clipping

[Photograph of Men in Dorm Room]

Description: Photograph of two students studying at a desk in their shared dorm room at Simmons College in Abilene, Texas. Note on the back of the photo reads, “Picture taken ca 1918, Simmons College Dorm, by James M. Bates; donated to HSU, 10-1980, by Bill Bates, Corpus Christi.”
Date: 1918
Creator: Bates, James M.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photograph of Student with Dammit]

Description: Photograph of Simmons College student Jonas Woster kneeling down next to Dam-it the dog. A building with white wood siding is to the left of the pair and a dilapidated picket fence surrounds them. The Old Main building can be seen in the background.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Rupert N. Richardson]

Description: Portrait of Rupert N. Richardson, visible from the shoulders up, wearing a dark-colored suit and a striped tie. Richardson was president of Hardin-Simmons University from 1943 to 1953.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph

San Saba Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of San Saba County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Wicker, George T.
Item Type: Map