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[Investigatory Reports on George de Mohrenschildt #2]

Description: Photocopies of a report which resulted from a confidential investigation into the background of George de Mohrenschildt. The report states that George de Mohrenschildt and his wife lived a "beatnik" lifestyle and were highly educated. An account of his credit report, arrest record, and marriage record is included.
Date: September 3, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[The Dan Smoot Report, Volume 9, December 1963 #1]

Description: Two issues of The Dan Smoot Report which were published in December of 1963. These newsletters are devoted to a discussion of the Kennedy assassination, particularly Lee Harvey Oswald's motivations and childhood.
Date: December 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Leave Pass]

Description: A pass allowing Jesse J. Boyd to visit surrounding cities while off duty. It reads: "A member of the organization shown above has permission to visit Monterey, Pacific Grove, Carmel, and/or Salinas between Retreat and Reveille daily when off duty, and from Retreat Saturday to Reveille Monday, when off duty." It is signed by Boy and his commanding officer, Captain W. H. Garner.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Text
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Mexico

Description: Front cover and front inside of the portfolio containing a hand-colored, engraved pocket map of Texas and Mexico showing major roads, settlements, rivers, and empresario grants; insets of statistics, distances, and roads from Vera Cruz and Alvarado to Mexico City.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

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

Mexico and West Indies.

Description: Map shows geography, political boundaries, and major settlements in early nineteenth century Mexico and the West Indies. Includes chart showing "possessions of European states." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: 1826
Creator: Smith, J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Gray's atlas map of the United States of America, 1873.

Description: Map shows existing and proposed railroads, state and territorial boundaries, military posts, cities, towns, and notable physical features; streets, railroads, canals, select buildings and structures for Washington, D.C.; state boundaries, cities, towns, railroads, and notable physical features for Mexico, proposed railroad and Tehuantepec canal. Inset: "Alaska." Relief shown by hachures; by spot heights on inset. Scale [ca. 1:7,200,000].
Date: 1873
Creator: Gray, Ormando Willis
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Portrait of Carmen Calvo]

Description: Postcard of Carmen Calvo, addressed to Federica and Virgilio Abreu. Carmen is standing and facing left, with her right arm tucked behind her. The photograph is embroidered with blue, cream, and pink stitches in the form of a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Witte Museum

[Postcard Depicting Madero, Mexico]

Description: Postcard depicting the city of Madero, Mexico. The photograph shows a downtown street lined with business store fronts. In the distance, several people walk down the street, facing away from the camera. A fountain to the right of the photograph marks the beginning of the street. An automobile is parked in the distance on the right side of the street. On the back of the postcard is a letter written in Spanish, addressed to Mr. Jose B. Aguilar in San Antonio, Texas, from a Victoria in Madero, Mexico.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Witte Museum

[Atardecer Lake]

Description: Postcard photograph of Patzcuaro Lake, also known as Atardecer Lake in Guadalajara, Mexico. The photograph is cast in relief from the setting sun disappearing behind a line of mountains that stretch across the photograph. Several clouds filter sunlight onto to the lake in an irregular pattern. A dock is just visible to the right of the photograph, slightly below where the mountain line meets the lake waters. A hand-written inscription on the front of the postcard reads "Atardecer Lago de Patzcuaro No. 19. A letter to Federica Abreu is addressed on the back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Witte Museum

The United States, Oregon, and Texas.

Description: Map shows state and territorial boundaries for the United States, Texas, Oregon, Mexico, and British America. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1845
Creator: Ingram, Herbert, 1811-1860
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 4].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other details along the coast of Mexico. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. 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