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Abstract of Title

Description: Booklet entitled "Abstract of Title, to One League and Labor of land situated in Runnels County in the name of Rama Christa as appears from the records of Bexar County while Runnels Co. was a part of Bexar, made by Cocke, Hildebrand & Co. for John C. Beasley," containing records about land titles and legal transactions.
Date: June 16, 1857
Creator: Beasley, John C.
Item Type: Text

Map of Fort Concho Reserve

Description: Cadastral map of the 1648 acre Fort Concho Reserve, showing property lines, ownership, and plat numbers. The map also includes roads, rivers, mail stations, and Fort Concho. Scale [ca. 1:17,000] (500 varas to the inch).
Date: 1870
Item Type: Map

[Will of Joseph H. Beck]

Description: Handwritten will of Joseph H. Beck, giving detailed instructions regarding treatment of his estate following his death.
Date: October 25, 1880
Creator: Beck, Joseph H.
Item Type: Text

Map of Bexar County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Bexar County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil and red ink and denote the addition of roads and highways, crossings, and landmarks. Scale [ca. 1:213,333] (4000 varas to 5/8 of an inch).
Date: 1896
Creator: Rowe, S. J.
Item Type: Map

Seige of the Alamo

Description: Map of the zone fire between Mexican batteries and the Alamo, showing the San Antonio River, various locations of attach, streets, trees, and places where bodies were burned. Distances to various cities are given. Some twentieth century features of the city are superimposed. No scale indicated.
Date: 1938?
Item Type: Map

The Siege of Bexar

Description: Map of the line of attack by Texans against the Mexican forces occupying Bexar, showing the layout of San Antonio de Bexar, including roads, major buildings, rivers, and creeks. The distances to various locations are given. Some twentieth century streets of San Antonio are superimposed. No scale indicated.
Date: 1938?
Item Type: Map

Texas: Saspamco Quadrangle Grid Zone "D"

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Saspamco, Texas, showing towns, roads, water bodies, bordered between counties, ranches and farms, railroads, water tanks and water wells, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1942
Creator: Lukesh, G. R.; Rehberg, A., Jr. & Kenda, P.
Item Type: Map

Texas: San Antonio Quadrangle

Description: Topographical quadrangle map of Bexar County, Texas, and a small portion of Wilson County, Texas, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, landmarks, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 10 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1957
Creator: Douglas, E. M.; Herron, W. H.; McBeth, J. F.; Bartlett, E. R.; McLaughlin, Fred; Thompson, A. H. et al.
Item Type: Map

Bexar County, Texas

Description: Highway map of Bexar County, Texas, showing towns, roads and highways, railroads, and landmarks. Map includes eight inset maps: Helotes, Monte Robles Park, Oakland Estates, Airport City, Luxello, Leon Springs, Kentwood Manor, and Inset Map No. 1. A hand drawn line has been made on the map in approximation of the Old San Antonio Road. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (approximately 2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1966
Item Type: Map

General Highway Map Bexar County, Texas

Description: Highway map of Bexar County, Texas, showing boundaries, highways and roads, railroads, oil fields, gas fields, structures, and landmarks. Map includes fourteen inset maps (Inset No. 1, Inset No. 2, Inset No. 3, Inset No. 4, Macdona, Mangus Corner, Von Ormy, Somerset, Cassin, Thelma, Losoya, Buena Vista, and Southton), a key to counties diagram, and a legend in the lower-left corner. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (approximately 2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1969
Creator: Texas State Highway Department Planning Survey Division
Item Type: Map

Aerial View of Air Base

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Kelly Field, Texas. In view, there are planes lined up in a row, buildings, and roads. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "3-Line up Ships Kelly Field, Texas (0-467G-22)(1-20-26)(12-1800)."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Aerial View of Air Field

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Brook[s] Field, Texas. In view, there are planes lined up in a curved row, buildings, and roads. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "4-SHIPS ON LINE, BROOK FIELD, TEXAS(0-467K-22)(6-25-26A)(20-1800)."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Aerial View of Military Base

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Kelly Field, Texas. Planes, buildings, and roads are visible. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "15 Kelly Field, Texas Looking from East (0-467G-22)(10-23-25A)(20-200)."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Airplane

Description: 1 copy negative of a Pioneer Airlines aircraft. The plane is shown on the ground and there are airline personnel near the bottom of the aircraft.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Band in Uniform

Description: Copy negative of the McMurry Band from Abilene, Texas standing in front of a stone building in San Antonio with a tree on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Bi-Plane Nicknamed "Boston"

Description: Copy negative of a bi-plane parked on grass identified with the nickname "Boston." There is one man near the plane looking towards it, and a group of men further away from the plane. In the background, there are buildings. Text at the bottom of the photo says "36 World Flight at Kelly Field, Texas Ship 'Boston' 1925."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Bombing Formation

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of five bi-planes flying in bombing formation. A view of the ground is visible. Text at the bottom of the photograph says "Go-Bombing Formation. (0-462d-22)(May-1926).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Caldwell and Surrounding Counties: Texas]

Description: Road map of portions of Blanco, Hays, Travis, Comal, Bexar, Guadalupe, Caldwell, Bastrop, Fayette, Washington, Colorado, Lavaca, and Gonzales Counties, showing towns, roads, railroads, mountains, post offices, rivers, creek, and springs. No scale information given.
Date: unknown
Creator: Luer, A.
Item Type: Map

Children with Goat Cart

Description: Copy negative of two images. The photograph on the left shows young boys, two in suits, posing with a teddy bear. Printed at the bottom of the frame is, "Forrest Studio, Inc. 209 Alamo Plaza. San Antonio, Texas." The photograph on the right shows two young boys sitting in a cart pulled by goats. On the cart is "Brownsville, 1926".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph