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A Good Tale and a Bonnie Tune

Description: Volume of 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: 1964
Creator: Texas Folklore Society
Partner: UNT Press

Oral History Interview with Katie Sherrod, November 10, 2012

Description: Interview with Katie Sherrod, a journalist in Dallas and Forth Worth, Texas. The interview includes biographical information about her life growing up, her educational background, her involvement in various women's rights movements during the 1970s, and her career as a newspaperwoman and a broadcast journalist.
Date: November 10, 2012
Creator: Mehdi, Sahar; Nolasea, Diana & Sherrod, Katie
Partner: UNT Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism

[Central and West Texas (1)]

Description: Map of the U.S. Postal Service mail stations and routes in parts of west Texas, showing a mail route that passes through Fort Concho, Fort Stockton, and Fort Davis as well as a mail line from Fort McKavett to Ben Ficklin, ending in Fort Concho. The map also includes railroads, bodies of water, major towns and forts, and county lines.
Date: 1880?
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Pecos

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Pecos, Texas, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet with supplementary contours at 50 foot intervals) and spot heights and includes a key, road classification, and quadrangle location diagrams. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Location: None
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Parts of Pecos and Tom Green Counties, Texas

Description: Blueline format of survey map of sections of Pecos County and Tom Green County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, townships, and blocks of land. A diagram and scale information of a section is included in the upper-right corner. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil about field notes pertaining to labeling and drawing plots of land. Scale [ca. 1:133,333] (4000 varas to the inch).
Date: 187u
Creator: Gast, August
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Pecos Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Pecos County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil. Scale [ca. 1:400,000] (12,000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1917
Creator: McDonald, H. F. & Morriss, G. C.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Pecos

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Pecos, Texas, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet with supplementary contours at 50 foot intervals) and spot heights and includes a key, road classification, and quadrangle location diagrams. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Location: None
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of the State of Texas (3).

Description: Cadastral map of West Texas and northern Mexico, showing property lines and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, railroads, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Includes list of land departments in lower-left corner. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,013,760] (16 miles to the inch).
Date: 1879
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Ft Stockton High School Band

Description: Copy photograph of the Ft. Stockton High School Band. The full band is posed in uniform in five rows. Each student is carrying his or her instrument, and there are several drums in front of the first row. The text in the lower right reads, "To my friend Bynam with sincere admiration Joe Berryman 1937."
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Three new towns on the "Great New Orient Way" (Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway) : under the immense Imperial irrigation lake, in the fertile Pecos Palisades (Pecos Valley of Texas).

Description: Map shows street and plat layout for the towns of Redlands [modern-day Imperial], Fruitdale, and Palisade along the Pecos River Valley in Pecos County including parks, street names, block and lot numbers, and dimensions; exaggerated overview of region as situated in Texas and in relation to the Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway. Includes text, statistics, land prices, and application. Scale not given.
Date: 1909
Creator: United States & Mexican Trust Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Fort Stockton, Texas.

Description: Map shows dimensional relief of mountain ranges for portions of Jeff Davis, Brewster, Pecos, Terrell, and Presidio counties in West Texas; railroads, roads, trails, ranches, ranch owners, landmarks, windmills, water sources, oil and gas fields, and other notable physical features. Includes legend and index to adjoining plastic relief maps. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:250,000].
Date: 1967
Creator: United States Army Map Service
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas Attorney General Opinion: V-1262

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Price Daniel, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: Maximum compensation of the County Judge of Pecos County under the submitted facts.
Date: August 28, 1951
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Attorney General Opinion: V-1550

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Price Daniel, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: Applicability of ad valorem taxes to oil royalties owned by Pecos County Water Improvement District No. 2.
Date: December 10, 1952
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Attorney General Opinion: O-3801

Description: Document issued by the Office of the Attorney General of Texas in Austin, Texas, providing an interpretation of Texas law. It provides the opinion of the Texas Attorney General, Gerald Mann, regarding a legal question submitted for clarification: Is it lawful for the commissioners' court to employ a "Special livestock deputy" whose duties shall be confined to protecting livestock in Pecos County from theft?
Date: July 29, 1941
Creator: Texas. Attorney-General's Office.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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