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[Letters Mailed to Jack Ruby at Dallas County Jail]

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

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby at Dallas County Jail]

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. Newspaper clippings are included.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Map of the main portion of Detroit ; Northern portion of Michigan.

Description: Map shows street names, railroads, street car lines, ferries, select buildings, cemeteries, parks, and public institutions; counties, railroads, cities, and towns on verso. Includes index to points of interest and streets; index to counties and chief cities on verso. Inset: "Outline map of Detroit." Scale [ca. 1:19,200] and [ca. 1:2,787,840].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Beach Scene at Epworth Heights

Description: Photo postcard picturing a scene at Epworth Heights, a beach on Lake Michigan. A child sits on the sand looking out at the waves breaking on the shore. Handwritten on the front, "Hope Mr. Bailey gave you the other week. Mr. Clarke" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 So. Mill St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Ludington Mich on Aug 27, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Map of the Copper Range of Northern Michigan.

Description: Map shows township grid, towns, town and county boundaries, landowners, railroads, canals, Michigan coastline along Lakes Michigan and Superior, mining activity, and the limits of the Copper Range; mine shafts in cross section; location of Kearsarge Lode in longitudinal section. Includes color key to major commercial holdings and cover. Insets: Geological section of Copper Range at Calumet; Longitudinal section of mines on Kearsarge Lode. Scale not given.
Date: 1905
Creator: Edwards, R. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oral History Interview with Gilberto S. Trevino, February 18, 2005

Description: Interview with Gilberto S. Trevino, a U. S. Marine during World War II. He attended Texas A&M before serving in the Marine Corps. He was in the 28th Replacement Battalion when he was assigned to the 3d Marine Division and deployed to Iwo Jima. He discusses his first impressions of landing on the island. He describes the constructed Japanese defenses on the island and the use of Japanese Nisei interpreters to convince defenders to surrender. He returned to Texas A&M where he was in the Corps of Cadets (ROTC) and accepted his commission in the Army in time to serve in Korea. He eventually earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Texas A&M and a doctorate degree in pathology from Michigan State University. He retired from service in 1976 with the rank of colonel.
Date: February 18, 2005
Creator: Atkinson, Scott & Trevino, Gilberto S.
Item Type: Sound
Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation

Girl on Stone Steps

Description: 1 copy negative of a young woman standing on steps at Battle Creek College.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior

Description: Copy photograph of the exterior of the girl's dormitory of Battle Creek College. There are two trees in the foreground. There are several cars parked in front of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man on Stone Steps

Description: 1 copy negative of a James S. Aneff sitting on steps at Battle Creek College.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Description: This series of maps are printed on a single sheet with Maps No. 12 (Texas) and No. 14 (Michigan & Wisconsin) on one side and Map No. 13 (Chief Part of the Western States) on the other. All of the maps include major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures) and have the counties of each state drawn in and labeled. On the map of Texas, there are two insets: in the upper left corner, "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and in the lower left corner, "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Typed Report Regarding Ann Moore]

Description: Typed report by an unknown author with information from Michigan Police regarding Ann More, a former employee of Jack Ruby.
Date: November 30, 1963
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

County and township map of the states of Michigan and Wisconsin.

Description: Map shows township grid, railroads, counties, mineral resources, cities and towns; street names, railroads, numbered wards, select buildings, docks, and public institutions on verso. Includes explanation, notes, and distances. Scale [ca. 1:1,738,000].
Date: 1873
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby in Dallas County Jail]

Description: 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

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby in Jail]

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

[Edward Wells at Home]

Description: Photograph of Edward Wells in dress uniform posing in front of his home in Davisburg, Michigan.
Date: [1943..1944]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Postcard from Fred to Mrs. Gus Jentsch, July 21, 1915]

Description: Postcard from Fred to his sister Mrs. Gus Jentsch. The correspondence is written in German. On the front is a photograph of a brick building on a corner of a street. The building is two floors and houses the Little Red Onion Cafe and the Sanitex Clothes Shop. The clothes shop has a few stairs leading up to its door. Part of the shops can be seen through the front windows. The sidewalk in front of the stores is lined with trees.
Date: July 21, 1915
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

Pennsylvania Railroad System, the route of the Broadway Limited.

Description: Map shows major railroad lines across the midwestern and northeastern states; state boundaries, cities and towns along railroad routes. Includes text notes in panels above and below map. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1923
Creator: Allen, Lane & Scott
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Memorandum from Ruben Bonilla, Jr. - 1979-08-22]

Description: Copy of a memorandum from Ruben Bonilla, Jr., League of United Latin American Citizens National President, directed to the National Executive Board. The memo advises that Bonilla has appointed a new State Director for the state of Michigan, Ramiro Gonzalez.
Date: August 22, 1979
Creator: Bonilla, Ruben, Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library