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[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

[Chesapeake and Ohio's "The George Washington"]

Description: Chesapeake and Ohio Railway's modern streamliner, "The George Washington" train No. 2, eastbound, leaving Huntington, West Virginia, on a winter night in January 1960.
Date: January 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Virginia and West Virginia [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows shows late nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, railroads, canals, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features.
Date: 1878
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Three Dark-Haired Beauties

Description: Photograph of three young women. The women are in front of a studio background dressed in early 1900's attire.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wills
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

[Letter to Junia Roberts Osterhout from her Sister, December 2, 1876]

Description: Letter from her sister to Junia Roberts Osterhout regarding her life in West Virginia. Her husband received an engineer position from the government in public improvements and was sent to West Virginia. They were residing in a boarding house and she mentioned that there was a young man there who was also from Pennsylvania. She expressed regret that Junia and her husband had not visited last summer and hoped at least John could come see them. She concluded the letter with news concerning their mother. Included is an envelope addressed to "John P. Osterhout."
Date: December 2, 1876
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

West Virginia.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century West Virginia railroads, counties, cities, and towns. Includes index in upper and lower margins. Inset: "Northern portion of West Virginia." Relief shown by hachures. Scales [1:1,457,280] and [1:1,964,160].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Transcript of Letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, March 23, 1835]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from George M. Patrick to Gail Borden, Jr., in which Patrick requests survey or map information concerning the meandering of the San Jacinto River between several leagues of private land. Patrick promises to compensate Borden for his trouble.
Date: March 23, 1835
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia.

Description: Map shows existing railroads, counties, cities, towns and the District of Columbia. Shows canals in Maryland and Virginia. Includes illustrations of "Fortress Monroe," University of Virginia (Charlottesville), General Post Office, Patent Office, and Treasury Buildings. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia.

Description: Map shows existing railroads, counties, cities, towns and the District of Columbia. Shows canals in Maryland and Virginia. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1870
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1863
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia.

Description: Map shows existing railroads, counties, cities, towns and the District of Columbia. Shows canals in Maryland and Virginia. Includes illustrations of "Fortress Monroe," University of Virginia (Charlottesville), General Post Office, Patent Office, and Treasury Buildings. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1863
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1863
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of Virginia and West Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, cities, towns, swamps, roads, possible railroad lines, and canals. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,950,000].
Date: 1867
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Scouting, Volume 1, Number 8, August 1, 1913

Description: Semi-monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide.
Date: August 1, 1913
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

Scouting, Volume 1, Number 3, May 15, 1913

Description: Semi-monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide.
Date: May 15, 1913
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

Colton's Virginia & West Virginia.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, railroads, roads, canals, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Insets: "Richmond, Henrico County, Manchester and Spring Hill, Chesterfield Co." and "Norfolk, Portsmouth and Gosport." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,800,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Virginia.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Virginia and West Virginia counties, railroads, roads, canals, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Insets: "Richmond, Henrico County, Manchester and Spring Hill, Chesterfield Co." and "Norfolk, Portsmouth and Gosport." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,840,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library