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Desalination: Seawater

Description: Information sheet describing the desalination of seawater, who is involved with it, and information on the pilot plant study.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Water Development Board
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Postcard of Seawall in Galveston]

Description: Postcard of the concrete seawall raising the road several feet above the beach. A man stands behind the railing looking at a couple walking along the rail further down the road. The scene is described as "Sea wall and Boulevard, Galveston, Texas." The letter on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFadden Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 1, 1910
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Carta particular de la parte sur seno Mexicano que comprehende las cóstas de Yucatan y sonda de Campeche; las de Tabaso, Veracruz y Nuevo Reyno de Santander.

Description: Map shows coastline details and physical features for the Gulf of Mexico coast and the Yucatán peninsula. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes notes. Scale not indicated.
Date: 1821
Creator: Spain Dirección de Hidrografía
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[People at a Beach]

Description: Photograph of people at a beach. A man sits on the beach facing the ocean while small groups of people stand in the waves in the background. A caption on the bottom of the image reads "Bathing-Padra Island."
Date: unknown
Creator: Nat Dickey Photo
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Coast of Texas: from Galveston to Corpus Christi.

Description: Map shows coastline of Texas along the Gulf of Mexico from Corpus Christi to Galveston, entrances to Galveston, Matagorda, and portion of Corpus Christi Bays, settlements. Includes text with information on soundings, tides, and remarks. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:400,000].
Date: 1867
Creator: United States Coast Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary chart of the entrance to Matagorda Bay Texas.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century coastal features, lakes, settlements, lighthouses, and shipwreck locations at Matagorda Bay, Texas. Includes information on lighthouses, tides, soundings, and bottom types. Depths shown by soundings. Scale: [ca. 1:80,000].
Date: 1860
Creator: Gilbert, S. A. (Samuel A.)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Gulf Intracoastal Waterway In Texas

Description: Report evaluating the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway describing its history and acquisition, various issues including threats and benefits, legislative recommendations, and a bibliography.
Date: 1992
Creator: Texas. Division of Transportation Planning.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Swimmers on Beach

Description: Copy negative of Sid and Ora Jenkins Raper wearing swimsuits, standing in the edge of the water at a beach on the Gulf of Mexico with the remains of a structure behind them.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Freeport, Texas Harbor]

Description: Photograph of the harbor at Freeport, Texas. There is a body of water running through the ground with two boats docked at the bank. On the right side of the frame is a long ware-house like building and across the water is a water tower.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Damaged two-story building]

Description: Photograph of a heavily-damaged two-story brick and concrete building. Inscription on the back of the photo, "You can see how close this is to the bay - just across a paved street - and see how bare it is all around. This was full of buildings, notice the thick brick walls covered with a concrete layer. This is just across the street south of the Nueces Hotel."
Date: 1919
Creator: Shirkey, Marie
Partner: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

De Golf van Mexico de eilanden en het omleggende land: zaamengesteld en op nieuw gecorrigeerd volgens de beste waarnemingen.

Description: Map shows routes into the Caribbean area and the Gulf of Mexico; the Bahamas, Cuba, and other islands of the West Indies, the northern coast of South America, lower Mexico, both coasts of Guatimala, the Gulf coast, and the Florida peninsula. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:13,800,000].
Date: 1792
Creator: Elwe, Jan Barend
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

'T Amerikaans Gewest van Florida : Door Ferdinand De Soto Nader Ontdekt en groot deels Bemagtigt ; La Floride, Grand Paÿs de l'Amerique Septentrionale, plus avant decouverte et presque toute conquise par Ferdinand de Soto en 1534, tirée de ses Mémoires, et de tous ceux qui ont paru jusqu à present.

Description: Map shows the extent of Spanish Florida with settlements encompassing majority of southeastern portion of the North American continent. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1696
Creator: Aa, Pieter van der, 1530-1594
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library