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Galveston Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Galveston County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:228,571] (6000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1899
Creator: Pressler, Chas. W.
Item Type: Map

[Letter from Edward H. Schwab - July 16, 1938]

Description: Letter written by Edward H. Schwab, M.D. to certify that K.B. Legett is healthy and vaccinated. Included is an envelope with a printed return label: "Wagstaff, Harwell, Wagstaff & Douthit Attorneys at Law, Abilene, Texas."
Date: July 16, 1938
Creator: Schwab, Edward H.
Item Type: Letter

San Luis Pass Quadrangle: Texas

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of a portion of Texas, depicting the tip of Galveston Island from Bay Harbor to western end, San Luis Pass, eastern tip of San Luis Island, a small portion of West Bay, and part of the Gulf of Mexico. Relief shown by contours (interval 5 feet) and spot heights and includes a key and a road classification diagram. Scale 1:24,000
Date: 1955
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map

Four Twirlers and Man

Description: Copy negative of serviceman Odis Claxton and four McMurry College twirlers in uniform posing on a Galveston beach.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Fraternity Party

Description: Copy negative of a fraternity party at the Galveston medical school. In the picture there are men standing in a decorated room and some of them are holding mugs. They are all dressed in suits and ties. In the background there is a table with mugs and a men who seems to be serving drinks for the party.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man and Women on Beach

Description: Copy negative of Bertha Leo Buchanan West, William Andrew Buchanan, and Nancy Boles Buchanan standing together on Galveston Beach in front of the gulf.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man Holding Fish

Description: Copy negative of William Andrew Buchanan holding a string of fish, standing on the edge of a street in a neighborhood with a car behind him on the left and trees on the right and in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

McMurry Band Checking Into Hotel

Description: Copy photograph of the McMurry Band checking into a hotel. In the photograph are four members of the band, all in uniform, and a woman dressed in black behind the hotel counter.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Men with Cadaver

Description: Copy negative of Dr. W. J. Cummings and Dr. Dunning with a cadaver at Galveston Medical School. The men are standing behind the rotted body wearing aprons and button-up shirts and up pieces of the body with instruments. In the background is a hanging skeleton.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of the portrait of William J Cummings, Sr. He is wearing a tuxedo with a bow tie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

School Children by School

Description: Copy negative a large group of schoolchildren and their teacher. The group includes twenty-seven boys and seventeen girls. All of the girls are wearing dresses and the boys are wearing a variety of clothing including bow ties and suspenders. They are seated and standing in front of a school building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Women and Man in Yard

Description: Copy negative of Bertha Leo Buchanan West, Nancy Buchanan, and William Andrew Buchanan standing in a yard in front of bushes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph