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Map of South Part of Jones County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of the south portion of Jones County, Texas, showing showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. A diagram of a section is included in the upper-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: September 1, 1967
Creator: Canda, C. J.; Drake, S. J. & Strauss, W.

[Art Forum Record Book, 1948]

Description: This scrapbook was collated for the American Art Week competition. On the front cover is a map of Texas with divisions for the Federated Women's Club districts. The motto of the Texas Art Division of the Federation is "Give Art a Chance." Each of the local Abilene universities - Hardin-Simmons University, McMurry University, and Abilene Christian University - had events to highlight American Art week.
Date: 1948
Creator: Carpenter, Allie Mae

Map of Asylum Lands

Description: Survey map of land grants for "blind and lunatic asylums" in Shackelford, Jones, Taylor, and Calhoun Counties, showing blocks of land and plat numbers. The map also includes rives, creeks, and areas of elevation. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:70,000] (2000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1857
Creator: Creuzbaur, Robert

Jones County

Description: Blueline format of survey map of Jones County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, and blocks of land. A diagram and scale information of a section is included in the upper-right corner. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil about field notes pertaining to labeling and drawing plots of land. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1874
Creator: Gast, August

Jones County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Jones County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:190,476] (5000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1921
Creator: Giles, J. Bascom & Hedick, J. D.

Abilene

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Abilene, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
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Big Springs

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Big Spring, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, landmarks, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet with supplementary contours at 50 foot intervals) and spot heights. A location diagram is included in the lower-right corner. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
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Baby Pictures #1

Description: Copy negative of a baby picture of Opal Fay Shafar and Letha Bell Shafar dressed up. They are in a wooden room, with one standing on the left and the other standing on a blanketed platform on the right.
Date: unknown

Baby Pictures #2

Description: Copy negative of a baby picture of Opal Fay Shafar and Letha Bell Shafar dressed up. They are in a wooden room, with one standing on the left and the other standing on a blanketed platform on the right.
Date: unknown

Children Playing #1

Description: Copy photograph of three children standing in a street. They are wearing cold weather clothes. The two younger children are wearing white and the older child, standing in the middle, is wearing dark-colored clothes. To the left is a black stagecoach. In the background are several small wooden buildings.
Date: unknown

Children Playing #2

Description: Copy photograph of three children standing in a street. They are wearing cold weather clothes. The two younger children are wearing white and the older child, standing in the middle, is wearing dark-colored clothes. To the left is a black stagecoach. In the background are several small wooden buildings.
Date: unknown

Church Exterior

Description: Copy negative of two photographs. The top photograph shows a family standing in front of an automobile parked outside of Noodle Baptist Church. The bottom of the photograph of shows a car parked outside of the church.
Date: unknown