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Trammel's Trace: The First Road to Texas from the North

Description: Map showing "Trammel's Trace," the first road from the north (present-day Arkansas) into Texas, used around 1800. It includes notations for abandoned settlements, modern cities, and Caddo villages documented from 1800 to 1840, as well as other historic roads used at the time of Trammel's Trace.
Date: 2015
Creator: Pinkerton, Gary
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Partner: UNT Libraries

[Train Depot in Longview, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a Texas & Pacific Railway depot in Longview, Texas, viewed from the train tracks. The building is a tall, brick building visible along one side and the end near a lot where several vehicles are parked. Text in the upper-left corner says "T&P Depot 1972 Longview, Texas."
Date: 1972
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Engine #905 and Cars]

Description: Photograph of train engine #905 and attached cars on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. "Texas & Pacific" and "905" are visible on the side of the car. Additional tracks lay to the side in front. Part of another train car sits on the tracks in the right background. Handwritten text below the image says, "Longview, Texas Aug 6 1948."
Date: August 6, 1948
Creator: Carlson, R. H.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Engine #904 and Car]

Description: Photograph of a train engine and attached car on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. "904" is visible on the side of the car. Additional tracks lay to the left and behind. Another train sits on the tracks just behind on the right. An archway stands off in the background left. Handwritten text below the image says, "Longview, Texas Sept 10th 1949."
Date: September 10, 1949
Creator: Winters, Charles E.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #716]

Description: Copy photo of T&P train #716 in Longview, Texas. There is a man half in shadow in the conductor's cab and another man hanging off a train car in the background. Written underneath the image are "Longview, Texas 1942-43 'M.P. Train #207' - Texarkana to Longview via T&P with T&P engines and crews" and "Ed Robinson (-copy photo)."
Date: 1942/1943
Creator: Robinson, Ed
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Tracks in Longview, Texas]

Description: Photograph of two trains on tracks near Longview, Texas next to a pond. There are houses and buildings visible in the distance. Written on the photo is "Pond at Longview Looking west M.P. 89 Val. Sec 5-Tex." Written below the image are "Loco's #455 & #263 M.P. 89.1 (1916 era)" and "Watson & Brown Collection."
Date: 1916~
Creator: Watson & Brown Collection
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Station Clock on Display]

Description: Photograph of a T&P station clock from Sierra Blanca on display in Longview, Texas. Written below the image are "[sic] Longview, Texas Mar 10th 1976 T&P Station Clock originally from Sierra Blanca - John Hedge Collection" and "D. Watson."
Date: March 10, 1976
Creator: Watson, D.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Roundhouse Train Whistle]

Description: Photograph of a roundhouse train whistle in Longview, Texas. There are various other T&P artifacts visible around the whistle. Written below the image are "Longview, Texas Mar 11th 1976 T&P Roundhouse Whistle - John Hedge Collection" and "Don Watson."
Date: March 11, 1976
Creator: Watson, Don
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train Whistle]

Description: Photograph of a T&P train whistle. Written below the image are "[sic] Longview Texas Mar 11th 1976 T&P shops whistle at Marshall - 180# Red Brass - John Hedge Collection" and "D. Watson."
Date: March 11, 1976
Creator: Watson, D.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #719]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #719 at the roundhouse in Longview, Texas with a white plume of smoke rising from the engine. Written underneath are "T&P Roundhouse Longview, Texas Apr. 6th 1939" and "J. O. B. Johnson."
Date: April 6, 1939
Creator: Johnson, J. O. B.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Group Photo in Front of T&P Train #169]

Description: Photograph of a group of men posing in front of T&P train #169 at the yards in Longview, Texas. Written below the image are "Longview, Texas 1913 - yards, Sam Turlington (Just a loafer), Joe Still - Switchman, Si Alexander, Switchman, Baldie Waldron - Engineer, Will Finley - Fireman" and "Bill Bray Collection."
Date: 1913
Creator: Bray, Bill
Partner: The Grace Museum

A Good Tale and a Bonnie Tune

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains miscellaneous folklore about Texas and Mexico, including Mexican folktales, Texas folk songs, information about Texas streams and information about racial discrimination in the South. The index begins on page 273.
Date: 2017
Creator: Boatright, Mody Coggin
Partner: UNT Press