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[Transcript of letter from Secretary of State Henry Clay to Henry Middleton, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary U.S. to St. Petersburg, May 10, 1825]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Secretary of State Henry Clay to Henry Middleton, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary U.S. to St. Petersburg requesting that Middleton attempt to engage Russia in persuading Spain to not continue fighting in order to hold onto to its New World colonies.
Date: May 10, 1825
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Carte politique de L'Europe

Description: Map shows extent of Austrian Empire, "Rme." of Prussia, Turkey, Russia, and France political boundaries during the mid-nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1863
Creator: Legay.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Red Square]

Description: Postcard of Red Square in Moscow, Russia. Two Russian stamps on the back with, "Greetings from Moscow. Very nice visit. Geo. W. Bailey." Addressed to Jesse P. Sewell, 542 E. North 18th, Abilene, Texas, USA.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Tartaria.

Description: Map shows Asia from Russia, Persia, and the Caspian Sea to the west and China, Korea, Japan, the "Mongul. Tendvc," and the "Mare Glaciale" to the east; shows pictorial Great Wall of China. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1602
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Former St. Basil Cathedral in Moscow]

Description: Postcard of a cathedral with five domed spires reaching towards a cloudy sky. The message on the back is too faint to read. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward 1906 McFaddin Beaumont, Texas, U. S. A."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Europe en 1815.

Description: Map shows extent of the French, Austrian, Russian, and Ottoman Empires at the end of the reign of Emperor Napoleon I. Insets: "Théâtre des deux invasions" [Theatre of the two invasions], "Théâtre des guerres de Vendée" [Theatre of war in Vendee], and "Bassin du Pô" [Po River Basin]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1850..1870]
Creator: Delamarche, Alexandre, 1815-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Red Square]

Description: Postcard of Red Square and the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Two Russian stamps on the back with, "Greetings from Moscow. Very nice visit. Geo. W. Bailey." Addressed to Jesse P. Sewell, 542 E. North 18th, Abilene, Texas, USA.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Carte des nouvelles decouvertes au nord de la Mer du Sud: tant à l'Est de la Sibérie et du Kamtchatka, qu'à l'Ouest de la Nouvelle France.

Description: Map shows routes of exploration, areas of Native American habitation, and major settlements; western New France [northwestern portion of North America] includes "Mer ou Baye de l'Ouest" possibily as an early and enormous representation of Vancouver Bay; dates and names of explorers/discoverers. Includes "Avertissement," illustrations, and title cartouche. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1776..1784]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de Europe depuis la fin des Croisades jusqu'a la Reforme.

Description: Map shows the extent of various kingdoms and empires in Europe, the Middle East, and northern Africa from the time of the Crusades until the time of the Reformation. Includes names of rulers and dates of their reign; routes and names of explorers with dates. Inset: La Prusse de 1226 a 1525 [Prussia from 1226 to 1525]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1850..1870]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Road Sign]

Description: Photograph of a road sign with many arrows pointing in various directions, labeled with cities and mileage. The arrows with text visible are labeled with Tokyo, Oran, Moscow, and Berlin. A larger arrow at the top of the pole says "HOME ?"
Date: [1941..1943]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

De la Tartarie.

Description: Map shows late eighteenth century boundaries, regions, and cities of Russian Siberia and Tartarie, Grand Tartarie, Persia, and parts of China and India. Includes text in two panels flanking left and right of map. Scale not given.
Date: [1775, 1795]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North western America showing the territory ceded by Russia to the United States.

Description: Map shows boundary line between the U.S. and Russia, settlements, military posts, western portion of British possessions, and eastern portion of Siberia. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:12,672,000].
Date: 1867
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library