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Jasper Juhl Family

Description: Copy negative of the Jasper Juhl family, the Wilborg family, and Mona Smith, taken at the East Pay in Palacios, Texas in Matagorda County. Everyone in the photo is sitting down, with adults in the back row and children in front. There are three automobiles visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Cleaning Fish

Description: Copy negative of two women cleaning fish at the East Bay in Palacios, Texas. There is a little boy wearing a hat in the photograph, and there are several people walking along the bay in the background. The women are wearing dresses, aprons, and hats.
Date: 1920/1925
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

"Lloyd's Military Maps, Showing the Principal Places of Interest, compiled from official data by Egbert L. Viele and Charles Haskins, Military and Civil Engineers. Published under the auspices of the American Geographical and Statistical Society."

Description: Lloyd's Military Maps, Showing the Principal Places of Interest, compiled from official data by Egbert L. Viele and Charles Haskins, Military and Civil Engineers. Published under the auspices of the American Geographical and Statistical Society.
Date: unknown
Creator: Viele, Egbert L. & Haskins, Charles
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Chart showing approximate location of works proposed for the improvement of Cavallo Pass entrance to Matagorda Bay Texas: to accompany report of the Board of this date.

Description: Map shows channel and shoreline detail for the entrance to Matagorda Bay through Cavallo Pass, particularly areas flanking Pelican Island. Includes reference. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Scale [ca. 1:13,000,000].
Date: 1879
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Bays and Estuaries Program

Description: This pamphlet provides information about the estuaries that occupy the Texas Gulf Coast and the mission of the Bays and Estuaries Program.
Date: January 2012
Creator: Texas Water Development Board
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Environmental Flows

Description: Information sheet describing environmental flows and the creation of flow standards for the various river and bay basins in Texas.
Date: 2010~
Creator: Texas Water Development Board
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Postcard of English Bay at Night in Vancouver, B.C.]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a body of water, with the moon, which is partially covered by clouds, shining on the surface. The water can be seen through a few trees on the grassy bank. Printed text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the area as English Bay in Vancouver, B.C. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of People Bathing in Surf at English Bay]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a crown of people standing and bathing in the water of a bay, with an elevated wooden pier behind them. Beyond the pier, a forest area sits on the edge of the bay's beach. Printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the area as English Bay in Vancouver, B.C. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

A new & exact map of the coast, countries and islands within ye limits of ye South Sea Company: from ye River Aranoca to Terra del Fuego, and from thence through ye South Sea, to ye north part of California &c. with a view of the general coasting trade-winds, and particular draughts of the most important bays, ports, & c.

Description: Map shows settlements, areas of Native American habitation, routes of travel, mining activity, and "limits" of the South Sea Company; California, New Mexico, and Florida, New Spain, and all of South America with some political divisions. Includes notes and dedication cartouche. Insets: "A Chart from England to the River Ara-noca &c," "Peypses or Pepys I., p. 24.," "A Map of ye Straits of Magellan &c., page 27.," "A Map of the Isthmus of Darien The Bay of Panama &c., p. 136.," "The Gallapagos Islands, p. 119.," "The Island of Juan Ferdinando, p. 69.," "The Gulf of Nicoya or Gulf of Salinas, p. 130.," "The Gulf of Amapalla or Fonesca, p. 180," and "The Port of Acapulco." Relief shown pictorially. Depths by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:27,000,000].
Date: [1705..1725]
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

John Willacy Residence

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of a house in Portland, TX. According to accompanying information, the house belonged to John Willacy, founder of Portland, TX. The house is a single-story building with a covered porch. Another house is shown to the right of the Willacy house. A large plant is shown in the front yard. The house overlooks a bay at the rear.
Date: unknown
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

Aerial View of City

Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of Manila, Philippines. The text at the bottom of the image reads "The Luneta, Manila, P. I. (040-1595-N-6th) (1-15-26-4PM)(12-1500)." There are mountains in the background behind the city.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard of The West End in English Bay, Vancouver, B.C.]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a small town on the edge of a bay, with mountains in the background on the right. The town is mostly comprised of houses and small buildings, but two tall buildings sit closer to the bay. A steamer boat floats on the bay. Printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the town area as The West End, on the edge of English Bay in Vancouver, B.C. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

Big Lake High School: Miscellaneous Details

Description: Miscellaneous details for a high school building in Big Lake, Texas. It includes details of front entrance bay, section through end entrance and main stair, typical section showing cap and solid plaster baluster, and typical detail of risers and treads.
Date: 1927
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Camping at the Bay

Description: Copy negative of three men identified as Louie Knudsen, Arthur Andersen, and Mads Andersen camping at Palacios Bay in Texas. Two of the men are sitting at a makeshift table and eating a meal while the third is cooking over a fire. Tools including buckets, a hatchet, and several stacked rifles are strewn about the campsite. The men are surrounded by dense foliage.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Boats at Palacios

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a couple of boats on the water of the Tres Palacios Bay. The boat on the left is carrying passengers; the boat on the right has a single sail and one individual on it.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Fun at the Bay

Description: Black and white copy print of a group of people on a boat that is sitting at a dock on the Palacios Bay. There are some people at the standing at the stern; other people are peeking through the windows of the boat's cabin. A man is sitting on top of the cabin roof. There are two metal barrels on the dock; one of them is blurry and partially visible in the foreground. Behind the boat is a view of the water.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Pair of Men Cooking on a Camp Stove at the Beach]

Description: Black and white photograph of two men, identified as Pastor Vagn Duus and Arthur Andersen, seated on a rocky beach and tending to a camp stove. There is a fold-out chair behind the stove and a dark jug on the ground behind the man on the left. In the background, the bay shore and the umbrella of another beach-goer is visible.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Carta esferica de una parte de Canal Viejo de Bahama y placeres adyacentes desde punta de maternillos hasta la de ycacos : construida de orden del rey en el Depâosito Hidrografico de Marína, por disposicion del exmo. senor don jean de langara, secretario de estado y del Despacho Universal de ella.

Description: Map shows detail of the northern coast of Cuba and the atolls and islands to the north and along the Old Bahama Channel. Insets: "Plano del fondeadero que forman los cayos de piedras, mono, monillo, y adyacentes" and "Plano del fondeadero que forman los cayos verde y confites." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. No scale indicated.
Date: 1799
Creator: Spain Depósito Hidrográfico
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library