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[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas President's Quarters Preparation]

Description: Photograph of a man making a bed in a small room on U.S.S. Texas. A note accompanying the photo describes the scene: "New York - Photo shows Felix Vergunia, steward of the U.S.S. Texas preparing the beds in the ship's quarters to be used by President Coolidge on his trip to Cuba to attend the Pan American Conference. The battleship is being made ready at the Navy yard here."
Date: January 2, 1928
Partner: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

Cuba and the Greater Antilles.

Description: Map shows proposed or existing subterranean telegraph cable lines between Key West and Cuba and other islands in the Caribbean area. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not determined.
Date: [1854..1874]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oral History Interview with Rena Pederson, April 5, 2012

Description: Interview with Rena Pederson, a former journalist in Dallas, Texas. The interview includes biographical information about her life growing up, her educational background, her career with The Dallas Morning News and other newspapers, the books she has written, and her work in communications and public affairs.
Date: April 5, 2012
Creator: Harding, Anne; Dann, Lori & Pederson, Rena
Partner: UNT Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism

[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, December 1, 1836]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on December 1, 1836, impressing upon him the necessity for a newspaper that is sympathetic to the Texan cause, and asking that Austin help to revive the Correo Atlántico in New Orleans.
Date: December 1, 1836
Creator: Fisher, George
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[News Script: Horses to Cuba]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dozen prize horses shipped via cargo plane from Fort Worth to a Cuban ranch.
Date: February 13, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Johnson's West Indies.

Description: Map shows major cities and railroads in Cuba. Also, cities in the Greater and Lesser Antilles, the Bahama Islands, Trinidad, the Florida "Reef" [Keys]. Shows political divisions, ship channels and "passages," and soundings along the Great Bahama Bank and banks off the Antilles, Jamaica, and the coast of Central America. Inset: The Bermuda Islands. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:6,540,400] and [ca. 1:563,200 ].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico & Guatimala.

Description: This map shows southern portions of North America, including Mexico and the Republic of Texas, and Central America (labeled Guatemala). Regions are outlined and shaded in color. Cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: 1836
Creator: Dower, John, fl. 1838-1846?
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A New and Accurate Chart of the West Indies with the Adjacent Coasts of North and South America

Description: This map shows the West Indies as well as the surrounding portions of Central America, southern North America, and northern South America. Several U.S. states and countries are outlined in color and labeled. Bodies of water and geographical features are also marked (with relief shown pictorially). There are several text notations around the map with contextual information about the areas and time period. Scale [ca. 1:12,750,000].
Date: 1720
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

West Indies.

Description: Map shows Shows the Florida peninsula, the "Bahama or Lucaya Islands," lower Mexico adjacent to Panama, the northern coast of South America as "Columbia," the "Great Antilles," the "Little Antilles," Cuba, Jamaica, "Hispaniola or St. Domingo," "Porto Rico," and the "Caribbee Islands." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1820..1830]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century geography, settlements, and political lines in North America and Cuba. Relief shown by hachures. No scale stated.
Date: 1860?/1869?
Creator: Ettling, Theodor, b. 1823
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris adiacentibus.

Description: This map shows Central America and the Caribbean as well as the surrounding areas. Some countries and bodies of water are labeled. There are several series of radiating lines throughout the map as well as illustrations of ships within the ocean and people around the outsides of the map.
Date: 1671
Creator: Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664 & Montanus, Arnoldus, 1625?-1683
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Das Eylandt Cuba mit deroselben Gelegenheit.

Description: Map shows positions of Dutch fleet defeating a Spanish treasure fleet near Matanzas Bay, Cuba in 1628. Includes a portrait of Dutch General Peter Peters Hayn in upper left corner and of Admiral Hendrick Cornelisz Long in upper right corner of plate, as well as a legend depicting names and positions of ships in the plate. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1628..1633]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Carte du Méxique et les Antilles]

Description: Map shows cities, towns, missions, presidios, and notable physical features; boundaries for Mexican provinces; areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Date: 1746
Creator: Delahaye, Guillaume Nicolas
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A map of the British empire in America : with the French, Spanish and the Dutch settlements adjacent thereto.

Description: Map is one of four sheets by Popple that depict the geography, settlements, and political borders in mid-nineteenth century North America and South America. This sheet shows southern Carolina, Florida, Louisiana, Mexico, Yucatan, Guatimala, Darien [Panama], and most of Cuba. Relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.
Date: 1733?
Creator: Popple, Henry, d. 1743
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Plano pintoresco de la Habana con los numeros de las casas [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows street names, house numbers, buildings, fortifications, public institutions, and military facilities in Havana, Cuba; existing and proposed roads and railroads, division boundaries, cities, towns, and coastline detail for the island of Cuba. Includes table of distances, references, and note. Insets [Habana]: "Puerto y cercanias de la Habana." Illustrations: "Escudo concedido âa la isla en 1516," "Vista de la plaza de S. Francisco," "Toma del Morro de la Habana por los Ingleses 1762," "Memorable Huracan de 11 de Octubre de 1846," "Vista de un Ingenie," "Vista de up Cafatel," "Vista de una hacienda de Crianza," "Vista de los baänos de San Diego," "Quadro que reresenta la misa que sedijo en la Habana en 1828," "Vista de la villa y santuario del Cobre," "El Zapateo," "Juego de gallos," "Vista de Estancia," "Vista de una casa de Calderas," "Vista de una vega de tabaco," "Vista de la entrada de puerto de la Habana," "Fuente de la India en el paseo de Isabel 2," "Real Câarcel y Presidio," "Hospital Militar," "Gran Teatro de Tacon," "Depâosito de Villanueva âo Paradero del Ferro-Carril," "Catedral," "Real casa de Beneficencia," "Vista gräal. de la Habana," "Circo Habaänero, "Deposito del Gas," "Palacio de Gobierno," "Castillo del Morro," and "Templete." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1860
Creator: Corning, E. L.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Plano pintoresco de la Habana con los numeros de las casas [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows street names, house numbers, buildings, fortifications, public institutions, and military facilities in Havana, Cuba; existing and proposed roads and railroads, division boundaries, cities, towns, and coastline detail for the island of Cuba. Includes table of distances, references, and note. Insets [Habana]: "Puerto y cercanias de la Habana." Illustrations: "Escudo concedido âa la isla en 1516," "Vista de la plaza de S. Francisco," "Toma del Morro de la Habana por los Ingleses 1762," "Memorable Huracan de 11 de Octubre de 1846," "Vista de un Ingenie," "Vista de up Cafatel," "Vista de una hacienda de Crianza," "Vista de los baänos de San Diego," "Quadro que reresenta la misa que sedijo en la Habana en 1828," "Vista de la villa y santuario del Cobre," "El Zapateo," "Juego de gallos," "Vista de Estancia," "Vista de una casa de Calderas," "Vista de una vega de tabaco," "Vista de la entrada de puerto de la Habana," "Fuente de la India en el paseo de Isabel 2," "Real Câarcel y Presidio," "Hospital Militar," "Gran Teatro de Tacon," "Depâosito de Villanueva âo Paradero del Ferro-Carril," "Catedral," "Real casa de Beneficencia," "Vista gräal. de la Habana," "Circo Habaänero, "Deposito del Gas," "Palacio de Gobierno," "Castillo del Morro," and "Templete." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1860
Creator: Corning, E. L.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A chart of the Bay of Mexico.

Description: Map shows grid lines, leading lines, rocky areas, anchorages, sandbanks, settlements along the coast, and place names along the early eighteenth century "Bay of Mexico" coastline. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: "Entrance of the River Mesashebe or Misehisipi" [Mississippi River]. Scale statement reads "English and French Leagues, 20 in a degree."
Date: 1702
Creator: Mount, Richard, d. 1722
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library