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[Letter to Johnson Moorhead]

Description: Papers of Johnson Moorhead. Letter to Johnson Moorhead from Turon City, Kansas regarding family and friends.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Morris Forsythe on a Horse]

Description: Copy print of Morris Forsythe sitting astride a horse named Boy at Camp Funston in Kansas.
Date: 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-Amerika

Description: This map shows the southwestern portion of the United States and northern portion of Mexico. U.S. states are outlined in color and numbered (corresponding to an index of states and territories in the lower left corner). Additionally, cities, bodies of water, the names and locations of some Native American Indian tribes, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Exterior Buildings

Description: 1 copy negative of Front Street in Dodge City, Kansas. There are multiple horse-drawn vehicles in front of the various storefronts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby in 1964]

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 Cyrus K. Holliday" near Dodge City, Kansas]

Description: The Cyrus K. Holliday, built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1880, is shown under steam for a special event on the Larned Branch of the Santa Fe Railway near Dodge City, Kansas, 1958.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Women in Western Wear

Description: Copy photograph of the Hardin-Simmons University Six White Horses riders posing in in a field in Dodge City, Kansas. The riders are in uniform and are posing with their right shoulders toward the camera. They pose with their sponsor.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The journey of Coronado, 1540-1542, from the city of Mexico to the Grand Canon of the Colorado and the buffalo plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, as told by himself and his followers

Description: The translations included in the present volume are found, accompanied by an historical introduction and the Spanish text of Castañeda's narrative, in the editor's The Coronado expedition, 1540-1542 (U.S. Bureau of American enthology, 14th annual report, pt. I, Washington, 1896, p. 329-613) The narrative of Castañeda is from a Spanish ms. preserved in the New York Public library. Also published by A.S. Barnes & Co., New York, 1904, in the series called The trail makers. Introduction.--Itinerary of the Coronado expeditions, 1527-1547.--Translation of the narrative of Castañeda.--Translation of the letter from Mendoza to the king, April 17, 1540.--Translation of the letter from Coronado to Mendoza, August 3, 1540.--Translation of the Traslado de las nuevas.--Translation of the Relacion del suceso.--Translation of a letter from Coronado to the king, October 20, 1541.--Translation of the narrative of Jaramillo.--Translation of the report of Hernando de Alvarado.--Testimony concerning those who went on the expedition with Francisco Vasquez Coronado. 16565
Date: 1922
Creator: Winship, George Parker
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Cavalry Rider Jumping Barbwire Fence

Description: Copy negative of a US. army horse jumping a barbed wire fence in Ft. Riley, Kansas. Rider is wearing a uniform including a hat. There is a hill and tree in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Lily Pond, Riverside Park, Wichita,Kansas]

Description: Postcard with a picture of the Lily Pond in Riverside Park in Wichita Kansas, there is a pond full of waterlilies with a bench to the left and many trees surrounding it. On the back the post card is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill in Oklahoma City. It also has a canceled 1 cent stamp from Newton, date 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Photograph of Lucia Kate Elliott Luedde]

Description: Photograph of Lucia Kate Elliott Luedde in profile. She wears a dark dress with a lacy high-necked collar. Her hair is curly, and has been pulled into a bun. Her bangs have been curled, and lay flat on her forehead. A pendant hangs from her collar.
Date: 1880~
Creator: McClane, F. E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Kansas.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, cities and towns. Includes index of counties and chief cities with population statistics. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,154,240] and [ca. 1:2,407,680].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Correspondence and Newspaper Clippings]

Description: Miscellaneous correspondence and newspaper clippings received from citizens. Several students wrote to the Dallas Police Department and were referred to the Warren Commission's report on the assassination. Requests for signatures are also present. The newspaper clippings discuss theories regarding the killing.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad system.

Description: Map shows extent of Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railway system, town stops along ATSF railroad lines, major cities, and notable geographic features for the South Central and Southwest United States; [modern-day] Oklahoma is divided into "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1899
Creator: American Bank Note Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library