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[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the background.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the mat, inside a gold frame.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Medals from the Gay Games]

Description: Detail view of six medals from Gay Games III, an LGBT event similar to the Olympics. They are arranged in a rough star shape against a blue background, with a bronze medal in the center and five gold medals in a ring around it. Each medal has a colored cord attached at the top and stretched toward the edges of the background.
Date: 1990
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letters Mailed to Jack Ruby at Dallas County Jail]

Description: Poor quality photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at Dallas County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

The ACEF Journal, Volume 2, Issue 2, March 2012

Description: Journal published by the American Clearinghouse on Educational Facilities "dedicated to the dissemination of research on effective educational practices regarding the planning, design, construction, improvement, operations, and maintenance of safe, healthy, high-performing educational facilities" (p. 4).
Date: March 2012
Creator: American Clearinghouse on Educational Facilities
Partner: Tarleton State University

Map of North America : showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, military posts, and political divisions; United States, Danish and British America, Central America; West Indies, Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, and Canada; Esquimaux in upper regions of North America. Includes Arctic routes of exploration and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000] and [ca. 1:2,900,000].
Date: 1875
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America : showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, military posts, and political divisions; United States, Danish and British America, Central America; West Indies, Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, and Canada; Esquimaux in upper regions of North America. Includes Arctic routes of exploration and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000] and [ca. 1:2,900,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America : showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, military posts, and political divisions; United States, Danish and British America, Central America; West Indies, Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, and Canada; Esquimaux in upper regions of North America. Includes Arctic routes of exploration and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000] and [ca. 1:2,900,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Ontario and Quebec.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Ontario and Quebec, Canada canals, districts, counties, cities, towns, and railroads. Insets: "North-eastern portion of Quebec," "Montreal and vicinity," "Quebec and vicinity," and "Toronto and vicinity." Relief shown by shading. Scale [ca. 1:4,055,000].
Date: 1904
Creator: Americana Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

["The Montrealer" near Montreal]

Description: Photograph of one of America's most unique passenger trains. Depicted in this photograph is the "Montrealer" train No. 21, northbound, on the last portion of its journey near Montreal, Canada. The famous old name train - headed by a C,ational's Engine No. 231 - a Pacific type 4-6-2 locomotive with a consist of five standard heavyweight cats - was om service for a number of decades. "The Montrealer" was a Pennsylvania train from Washington D.C. to New York; a New Haven train from New York to Springfield; a Boston train from Springfield to White River Junction; and a Canadian National train from White River Junction to Montreal. The rail distance was 669.7 miles. Over a span of years "The Montrealer" departed from Washington at 4:00 pm and arrived in Montreal at 8:55 am. This schedule was equivalent to an average running time of about 40 miles per hour.
Date: January 1938
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. Inset: [Map showing the Bays of Hudson and Bylot]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France under ye names of Louisiana, Mississipi, Canada, and New France with ye adjoining territories of England and Spain : to Thomas Bromsall, esq., this map of Louisiana, Mississipi & c. is most humbly dedicated, H. Moll, geographer.

Description: Map shows early eighteenth century North American geography, roads, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and navigational routes. Includes notes and illustration. Insets: "The harbour of Annapolis Royal," "A map of ye mouth of Mississipi and Mobile Rivers & c.," and "The Indian Fort Sasquesahanok." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1720
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Ensign's travellers' guide and map of the United States: Containing the roads, distances, steam boat & canal routes &c.

Description: Map shows major cities and towns, state and territorial boundaries, and major roads for the Eastern United States from the Atlantic coast west to the Rio Grande and Rocky Mountains; areas of Indian habitation; Missouri Territory; pre-state boundaries for Iowa. Includes explanation, text notes, charts, and illustrations. Insets: "North part of Maine," "Vicinity of New York," "Vicinity of Philadelphia," "Vicinity of Boston," "Vicinity of Baltimore," "Vicinity of New Orleans," "Vicinity of Mobile," "Vicinity of Cincinnati," "Vicinity of St. Louis," "South part of Florida," "Vicinity of Charleston," "Vicinity of Pittsburgh," "Vicinity of Chicago," "Vicinity of Detroit," "Vicinity of Washington," "The Chief Rivers," "The World," and "Principal Mountains." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:6,991,000].
Date: 1845
Creator: Phelps & Ensign
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand McNally & Co.'s new official railroad map of the United States : With portions of the dominion of Canada, the Republic of Mexico, and the West Indies.

Description: Map shows state boundaries for the United States, Mexico, the West Indies, and lower portion of Canada; major cities and towns, military posts, Native American reservations, and railroads; Oklahoma and "Indian Territory." Inset: "Map of Alaska." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:5,195,520].
Date: 1898
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of North America, with the West India Islands : Divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783. Wherein are particularly distinguished the United States and the several provinces, governments & ca. which compose the British dominions; Laid down according to the latest surveys and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt. 1783 [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the geography, some settlements, and some Native American habitation in late eighteenth century North America. Includes historical notes, text, and inset: "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay." Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000].
Date: 1794
Creator: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France under ye names of Louisiana, Mississipi, Canada, and New France with ye adjoining territories of England and Spain : to Thomas Bromsall, esq., this map of Louisiana, Mississipi & c. is most humbly dedicated, H. Moll, geographer.

Description: Map shows early eighteenth century North American geography, roads, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and navigational routes. Includes notes and illustration. Insets: "The harbour of Annapolis Royal," "A map of ye mouth of Mississipi and Mobile Rivers & c.," and "The Indian Fort Sasquesahanok." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1720
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

États-Unis et Nouvelle Bretagne

Description: This map shows parts of North America including most of New Britain (Canada), the United States, and the northern portion of Mexico. U.S. states and territories are shaded in various colors and labeled. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Scale [ca. 1:19,008,000]
Date: unknown
Creator: Antoine, Louis
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte des États-Unis d’Amérique

Description: This map shows the United States and surrounding areas including parts of Mexico and Canada (New Britain). Each country, as well as U.S. states, are outlined in color. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the names and locations of some Native American Indian tribes are noted.
Date: 1836
Creator: Lejeune, Th.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America: Engraved to Illustrate Mitchell's New Intermediate Geography.

Description: This map shows North and Central America and some of the surrounding areas. Countries and regions are shaded in various colors. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures and spot heights as well as depth by form lines). Scale [ca. 1:34,957,000]. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. The back of the map contains a page of text titled "Questions on the Map of the Eastern Hemisphere" (not included) at the top of the page and then text on the bottom half titled "The Western Hemisphere" (to the left) and "The Eastern Hemisphere" (to the right). The text in the bottom half of the page appears to be numberd facts and information regarding different regions of the world with accompanying questions in the footer.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Political Map of North America.

Description: This map shows North America and the surrounding areas. The United States (including Alaska) and Mexico are shaded in pink, and Canada (British America) is shaded in purple. Major cities are labeled (and most are marked with a red 'x'); bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There is an inset in the bottom left corner shows the state of Ohio next to a scale block of 40,000 sq. miles. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. There is text on the back of the map including a section titled "Physical United States" and a section titled "Description" with questions about geography. The title at the top of the page is "Physical United States: Questions on the Map. -- Position, Area, and Surface."
Date: 1885
Creator: Harper & Brothers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nouveau Mexique, Louisiane, Canada, et les Etats Unis

Description: This map shows most of North America including present-day Canada, United States, and parts of Mexico. Various areas are outlined in color. Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown pictorially). There is a text annotation in the upper left corner of the map. Outside of the map, there are two columns of text that appear to have been pasted onto either side of the map.
Date: 1786
Creator: Brion de la Tour, Louis
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America.

Description: This map shows North and Central America and the surrounding areas. Countries are outlined and shaded in various colors (including present-day Central America labeled 'Guatemala' and Alaska labeled 'Russian America'). Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: 1836
Creator: Findlay, Alexander G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library