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[Clipping: "Moral Majority to disband: Falwell hails group for political efforts", Dallas Morning News]

Description: Newspaper clipping from the Dallas Morning News, dated June 12, 1989, by Helen Parmley, Religion Editor of The Dallas Morning News. The article discusses the Rev. Jerry Falwell's decision to dissolve the Moral Majority in August 1989. The article quotes Mr. Falwell as saying that, since he founded the organization in 1979, "we have accomplished everything we set out to do," in terms of organizing conservative Christian voters and bringing national attention to conservative Christian issues in the 1980s.
Date: June 12, 1989
Creator: Parmley, Helen
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Johnson's California, with Utah, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona.

Description: Map shows Arizona boundary encompassing tip of [modern-day] Nevada, five of seven northern Arizona counties running parallel east to west, and Utah boundary encompassing southwest corner of [modern-day] Wyoming; areas of Native American habitation, existing and proposed railroads, wagon roads, mail routes, county boundaries, cities and towns, military posts, mining districts and activity, and notable geographic features. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,430,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson and Ward
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's California, with Utah, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona.

Description: Map shows Arizona boundary encompassing tip of [modern-day] Nevada, five of seven northern Arizona counties running parallel east to west, and Utah boundary encompassing southwest corner of [modern-day] Wyoming; areas of Native American habitation, existing and proposed railroads, wagon roads, mail routes, county boundaries, cities and towns, military posts, mining districts and activity, and notable geographic features. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,430,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson and Ward
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's California, with Utah, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona.

Description: Map shows four counties in Arizona; areas of Native American habitation, existing and proposed railroads, wagon roads, county boundaries, cities and towns, military posts, mining districts and activity, and notable geographic features. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,430,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Asher & Adams' California & Nevada, South Portion.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century township grid, counties, railroads, cities, towns, lakes, marshland, and notable geographic features. Scale [ca. 1:1,267,200].
Date: 1872
Creator: Asher & Adams
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Asher & Adams' California & Nevada, North Portion.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century township grid, counties, railroads, cities, towns, lakes, marshland, and notable geographic features. Scale [ca. 1:1,267,200].
Date: 1872
Creator: Asher & Adams
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Gray's new map of California.

Description: Map shows township grid, railroads, counties, military posts, and notable physical features in California. Insets shows street names, parks, wards, public areas, military facilities, and docks in San Francisco; Yosemite Valley trails; overview of San Francisco Bay railroads. Verso of map shows Nevada township grid, counties, Native American reservations, railroads, notable physical features, cities, and towns. Includes text and authorities. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:2,200,000].
Date: 1884
Creator: Gray, Frank A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of California.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century California counties, cities and towns, roads, "wagon" road to Salt Lake, and routes marked between major cities which are probably proposed and existing railroads. Insets: "San Francisco Bay and Vicinity" and [Great Salt Lake country]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,900,000] and [ca. 1:1,520,000].
Date: 1860
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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

County map of Arizona and New Mexico.

Description: Map shows counties, existing and proposed railroads, roads, trails, areas of Native American habitation, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,800,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nevada.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, cities, towns, military and Native American reservations, and notable physical features. Includes statistics and index to counties and chief cities. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400] and [ca. 1: 2,534,400].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Ray A. Gano to Eduardo Morga - 1978-02-06]

Description: Letter from Ray A. Gano to Honorable Eduardo Morga, National LULAC President, dated February 6, 1978, and printed on League of United Latin American Citizens latterhead. The subject of the letter is the National LULAC Convention in Las Vegas. Gano expresses concern over the lack of planning and preparation for the convention and suggests that Arizona's Phoenix Council be put in charge of the event.
Date: February 6, 1978
Creator: Gano, Ray A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[LULAC Newsletter from the office of the National Vice-President, Ray Doria - 1978-04]

Description: League of United Latin American Citizens Newsletter from the office of the National Vice-President, Ray Doria, dated April 1978. The newsletter lists by date Doria's actions as a LULAC officer from October 29 to April 9. The newsletter also conveys details on the national convention in Las Vegas.
Date: April 1978
Creator: Doria, Ray
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway to Puget Sound - electrified.

Description: Map shows railroads, state boundaries, cities and towns along railroad routes, and national parks. Includes mileage statistics for company's electrical lines and text in lower margin. Insets: [Continuation of map from chicago to Westport, Indiana] and "Profile of main line St. Paul-Minneapolis to Seattle-Tacoma." Relief shown by profile with spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1922
Creator: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A Frontier Doctor

Description: This autobiographical account of Dr. Henry Franklin Hoyt chronicles his family's history, his upbringing on a small farm in Minnesota, his work as a surgeon in New Mexico, Chicago, California, Texas and the Philippines, along with many other miscellaneous adventures.
Date: 1929
Creator: Hoyt, Henry Franklin
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

Geologic map, no. 2 : Rio Colorado of the West.

Description: Map shows routes of exploration, area of Native American habitation, settlements, geographical features across the territory of New Mexico; camps and astronomical stations. Includes geological key. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Scale [1:760,320].
Date: 1858
Creator: Newberry, J. S. (John Strong), 1822-1892
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the states of California and Nevada.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century California and Nevada railroads, roads, mines and mineral resources, military posts, township grid, land districts, counties, major cities, towns, and Native American reservations. Inset: [Elevation above the sea of some of the principal mountains in California and Nevada]. Includes legend and keys to judicial and land districts. Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and profile diagram. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1883
Creator: Gibbes, Charles Drayton.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

W. Rose's revised chart of the Comstock Mines and Sutro Tunnel, State of Nevada.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century mining claims in Storey and Lyon counties in Nevada. Details include the location of mineral veins, roads, flumes, railroad lines, and the Sutro Tunnel; towns or settlements of Silver City, American Flat, Gold Hill Town, Virginia City, and Flowery Ridge; buildings, structures, roads, and mountain peaks in views. Includes two birdseye views and notes. Insets: [View of the area above] "Sutro Tunnel," and [View of] "The Mouth of Sutro Tunnel." Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:14,400].
Date: 1878
Creator: Rose, W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's California with territories of Utah, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona.

Description: Map shows natural features, locations of Indian tribes, proposed railroad routes, routes of explorers, trails, county boundaries, Pony Express and U.S. Mail routes, and populated places; southern boundary of Nevada ends approximately at 37th line of latitude. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Comstock Lode and the Washoe mining claims in Storey & Lyon Counties, Nevada.

Description: Map shows mining claims, railroads, roads, mine shaft locations, mills, tunnels, township grid numbers, graveyards, and toll roads. Includes "List of mineral claims shown upon Parkinson's map of the Comstock Lode" on accompanying pages. Insets: [Continuation of main map to show "Flowery Dist." in section 23] and "Longitudinal section of the Comstock Lode." Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, by profile, and pictorially. Scale [1:12,000].
Date: 1875
Creator: Parkinson, T. D.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map showing detailed topography of the country traversed by the reconnaissance expedition through southern & southeastern Nevada : in charge of Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, U.S. Engineers, assisted by Lieut. O.W. Lockwood, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A. ; P.W. Hamel, chief topographer and draughtsman, 1869.

Description: Map shows mining districts, camps, astronomical stations, railroads, wagon roads, trails, springs, settlements, counties, and watershed. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:760,320].
Date: 1870
Creator: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the Oregon Trail and route to the California Gold Rush along the Humboldt River].

Description: Map shows overland routes from St. Joseph and Independence, Missouri to the West, one crossing through California gold country and ending in Sacramento, California, and the other continuing on into Oregon; areas of Native American habitation, major cities and towns, and landmarks. Inset: "United States West of Mississippi River showing political divisions in 1849." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1893
Creator: Johnston, Stewart
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Washoe District showing mining claims : Comstock mining and miners Plate III.

Description: Map shows mining claims by name, mine and shaft locations, flumes, roads, railroads, towns, businesses, ranches, and structures. Includes "explanation of lines." Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Vertical contours at 50 feet intervals. Scale [1:18,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: Becker, George F. (George Ferdinand),1847-1919
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County and township map of Utah and Nevada.

Description: Map shows the railroads, Indian reservations, counties, springs, public lands township grid, cities and towns in Nevada and Utah. Relief shown by hachures. Inset shows enlarged view of southern Nevada. Scale [ca. 1:1,760,000] and [ca. 1:2,700,000].
Date: 1884
Creator: Wm. M. Bradley & Bros.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library