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1920s Woman on Horse; Woman and Horse

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of a woman riding a dark colored horse in an open area. The second is another woman in riding apparel standing next to a saddled dark colored horse in an open area.
Date: [1920..1929]
Item Type: Photograph

Andrews County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Andrews 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. 1:228,571] (6000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1925
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Item Type: Map

[Anna Hall]

Description: Photograph of Anna Hall as the campus library, showing the building from across a large grassy area with well-groomed shrubs and hedges.
Date: [1925..1949]
Item Type: Photograph
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Archer County

Description: Survey map of Archer County, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing property lines, ownership, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, bodies of water, roads, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:66,667] (2000 varas to the inch).
Date: January 1926
Creator: McDonald & Giles
Item Type: Map

Archer County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Archer County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:177,778] (4000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1926
Creator: McDonald, H. F. & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map

The Arctic Regions

Description: Topographic map of the arctic regions, including Siberia, Russia, Finland, Sweden, Alaska, Greenland, Canada, and Newfoundland. The map includes towns, railroads, bodies of water, markers for cold and warm ocean currents, and other geographic features, with relief shown in hachures. The map also includes two inset map of Spitsbergen and Franz Josef Land (upper-left corner) and the Ellesmere Island region (lower-left corner). Scale [ca. 1:146,741,876] (231.6 miles to the inch).
Date: 1925
Creator: National Geographic Society (U.S.) Cartographic Division
Item Type: Map

[Art Forum Scrapbook, 1922-1933]

Description: Scrapbook detailing art events in Abilene, Texas, especially the activities of the Art Unit of the Abilene Women's Forum from its inception in 1922 to 1933. Accomplishments of the various Abilene art organizations are included by year but not necessarily in chronological order. Emphasized are clippings and exhibits by the Texas Fine Arts Forum, the Abilene Art League, art at the West Texas Fair, activities at the Abilene High School, and special events at the three universities (Hardin-Simmons University, McMurry University and Abilene Christian University).
Date: 1922/1933
Creator: Carpenter, Allie Mae
Item Type: Book

[Art Forum Scrapbook, 1922-1955 (1954-1955)]

Description: Scrapbook containing clippings and event information concerning the Art Unit of the Women's Forum Club in Abilene, Texas, for the years 1954 to 1955. Includes clippings of events at the Abilene Fine Arts Museum, the Creative Arts Club, and other Abilene clubs. The second half of the press book contains clippings and memorabilia highlighting the career of A. M. Carpenter from 1922 to her retirement from Hardin-Simmons University in 1955.
Date: 1922/1955
Creator: Carpenter, Allie Mae
Item Type: Book

Bends in Sabine River Between Texas and Louisiana

Description: Map of the sharp bends in the Sabine River between Texas and Louisiana, showing the distance in feet of the flowing water in the river. The map also includes cut banks, sandy banks, ferry routes, bluffs, and vegetation lines. Scale [ca. 1:3,000] (250 feet to the inch). There is also an inset map of the Texas-Louisiana border, showing the Sabine River emptying into the Sabine Lake. The inset has markings for counties and parishes, large cities, and the bends in the river. Scale [ca. 1:1,140,480] (18 miles to the inch).
Date: 1921
Creator: Floore, S. P.
Item Type: Map

Borden County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Borden County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, and towns. Scale [ca. 1:177,778] (4000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1922
Creator: Hedick, J. D.
Item Type: Map

Brazos Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Brazos County, Texas, showing showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, roads, and blocks of land. Handwritten notes have been made on the map in pencil about crabapple trees. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: November 1922
Creator: Matzow, Fr.
Item Type: Map

The Bronco, Yearbook of Simmons College, 1923

Description: Yearbook for Simmons College in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Organization index on page 288.
Date: 1923
Creator: Simmons College
Item Type: Yearbook

The Bronco, Yearbook of Simmons College, 1924

Description: Yearbook for Simmons College in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Organization index on page 292.
Date: 1924
Creator: Simmons College
Item Type: Yearbook

The Bronco, Yearbook of Simmons University, 1928

Description: Yearbook for Simmons University in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Advertisers', general, and students' indexes start on page 288.
Date: 1928
Creator: Simmons University
Item Type: Yearbook

The Bronco, Yearbook of Simmons University, 1929

Description: Yearbook for Simmons University in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Index of advertisers is on page 284.
Date: 1929
Creator: Simmons University
Item Type: Yearbook

Burleson County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Burleson County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, the old San Antonio road, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1920
Creator: Atlee, Tom & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map

Burnet Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Burnet County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes haven been on the published map in pencil to indicate the addition of Phantom Hill Road, traced from Burnet County photograph from 1854. Scale [ca. 1:193,939] (4000 varas to 11/16 of an inch).
Date: 1924
Creator: McDonald, H. F. & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map

Catalogue of Simmons College, 1919-1920

Description: Catalogue describes the governance, history, admission requirements, course offerings, and campus life of Simmons College in Abilene, Texas.
Date: May 1920
Creator: Simmons College (Abilene, Tex.)
Item Type: Book