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Oral History Interview with Usan Fannett, April 20, 2003

Description: Interview with Usan Fannett, a United States Marine during World War II who served in the Pacific theater. Fannett talks about the places that he was sent including the Aleutians, Saipan, Tarawa, Iwo Jima, etc. and the fighting that took place. Towards the end of the interview Fannett talks about what they did in order to get rid of the aircraft.
Date: April 20, 2003
Creator: Childers, D. & Fannett, Usan
Partner: Lee College

Oral History Interview with Usan Fannett, April 20, 2003

Description: Interview with Usan Fannett, a United States Marine during World War II who served in the Pacific theater. Fannett talks about the places that he was sent including the Aleutians, Saipan, Tarawa, Iwo Jima, etc. and the fighting that took place. Towards the end of the interview Fannett talks about what they did in order to get rid of the aircraft.
Date: May 29, 2003
Creator: Childers, D. & Fannett, Usan
Partner: Lee College

Oral History Interview with Buck Gibson, October 19, 2002

Description: Interview with Buck Gibson of Waco, Texas, a veteran from the United States Navy during World War Two. The interview includes some of Strauss' background before and after the war as well as his personal experiences while in the Navy, including memories of his training, life in the Navy, the sinking of the USS Indianapolis, and what happened after he was rescued.
Date: October 19, 2002
Creator: Cox, Bill & Gibson, Buck
Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation

Amérique.

Description: Map shows major cities and areas of Indian habitation for Greenland, New Britain, the United States, the islands of the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, and Russian America [Alaska]. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1850..1870]
Creator: Delamarche
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Koyukuk River, Alaska: from explorations in 1885 of party commanded by Lieut. H.T. Allen, 2n. U.S. Cavalry.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska trails and route traveled, camp stops, fishing stations, and notable physical features along the Koyukuk and Yukon Rivers. Relief shown by hachures and by notes. Scale [ca. 1:760,000].
Date: 1887
Creator: Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska and adjoining territory.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska boundaries, ice fields, settlements, coastal detail, volcanoes, and readings for the Bering Strait and Sea. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: [Aleutian Islands]. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Date: 1887
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oral History Interview with Buck Gibson, October 19, 2002

Description: Interview with Buck Gibson of Waco, Texas, a veteran from the United States Navy during World War Two. The interview includes some of Mr. Gibson's background before and after the war as well as his personal experiences while in the Navy, including memories of his training, life in the Navy, the sinking of the USS Indianapolis, and what happened after he was rescued.
Date: October 19, 2002
Creator: Cox, Bill & Gibson, Buck
Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation

Johnson's North America.

Description: Map shows existing and proposed railroads, major roads, cities and towns, North American Indian tribes, U.S. Mail and Pony Express routes, and pre-statehood boundaries for contiguous western United States. Alaska is among "Russian Possessions" and Canada is "British America." Mexico, Central America, Greenland, and West Indies are also pictured. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:15,840,000].
Date: [1866..1879]
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions

Description: From: Mitchell's general atlas. Map shows major cities of the North American continent and the Russian America, Danish America, British America, and Central American boundaries dividing it during the mid-nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:28,000,000].
Date: 1860
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska, north of the 60th parallel showing the explorations of the party commanded by Lieut. H.T. Allen, 2d U.S. Cavalry.

Description: Map shows exploration routes, settlements, notable geographical features, and coastal details. Inset: [Overview map of Alaska]. Includes text notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,400,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: Allen, Henry T. (Henry Tureman), 1859-1930
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps of Alaska, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick]

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska settlements, military posts, mountains, rivers, and coastal detail. Includes population and area statistics. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 10,140,000] and [ca. 2,340,000].
Date: [1880..1900]
Creator: Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Alaska coastal detail, rivers, lakes, mountains, volcanoes, glaciers, major cities and settlements. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Includes index and statistical data. Scale [1:7,856,640].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Karte von Amerika: nach D'Anville und Pownall: neu verzeichnet.

Description: Map shows physical features, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and political divisions in eastern, southern, and Pacific coast of North America and much of South America; little information for northwestern portion of North America, the central interior of South America, and interior Alaska. Insets: "Karte von der republik der Vereingten Dreyzehen Staaten in Nord Amerika," [Map of the upper northwest portion of North America], and [Map of the North Atlantic Ocean and vicinity from Hudson's Bay to Greenland]. Includes notes on explorers and dates of discoveries. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:19,500,000].
Date: 1795
Creator: Reilly, Franz J. J. von
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Russian Discoveries : from the Map Published by the Imperial Academy of St. Petersburg.

Description: Map shows coast of Russia, the Alaskan peninsula, and portions of the Arctic Circle; routes and stops taken by explorers Captains Bering and Tschirikow and others. Includes legend and "explanation of the Russian names. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1775
Creator: Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Russian Discoveries : from the Map Published by the Imperial Academy of St. Petersburg.

Description: Map shows coast of Russia, the Alaskan peninsula, and portions of the Arctic Circle; routes and stops taken by explorers Captains Bering and Tschirikow and others. Includes legend and "explanation of the Russian names. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1775
Creator: Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library