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Description: Three pages of charts including: 1. a Gnomonic Projection of the North Atlantic Ocean, 2. a Mercator Chart of the North Atlantic Ocean, 3. a diagram of the Earth's surface. On the back of page three are handwritten notes about travel plans for the weekend.
Date: unknown
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Pictorial Firmament Machine.

Description: Patent for a hollow globe with a map of the stars and planets positions on one side that has lights on the inside of the globe to project the placement of the stars and planets on a ceiling.
Date: April 4, 1911
Creator: Jones, Oliver Pinkney
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Coast Guard Chart No. 208 : Pass Cavallo, Lavaca and San Antonio Bays, Texas.

Description: Map shows coastline and navigation details for Pass Cavallo, and the Lavaca and San Antonio Bays and vicinity. Includes notes and tables lighthouses, buoys, soundings and tides. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by gradient tints and soundings. Scale [ca. 1:80,000].
Date: 1888
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States of America.

Description: This map shows the United States with several sections (showing the slopes and basins) shaded in different colors and various information marked in. Major mountain peaks (with relief shown by spot heights) and rivers are marked on the map and labeled. According to the "Explanations" in the lower right corner, there are also markings for annual temperature, chief productions, and various metal deposits. An inset in the lower left corner is labeled "Hyetal or Rain Chart of the United States" and states, "The figures give the Average annual precipitation in inches." Scale 1:14,495,000 (W 129⁰--W 65⁰/N 48⁰--N 22⁰). Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: 1858
Creator: J. H. Colton & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A combined view of the principal mountains & rivers in the world : with tables showing their relative heights & lengths.

Description: Map shows comparative lengths of world's rivers and heights of world's mountains, by region and by continent; treelines and vegetative growth, small illustrations of major cities and lakes with relative altitudes; relative locations for cities along course of rivers. Includes "Explanation" and "Tables of Heights" [in left and right panels] listing mountains with altitudes, locations, and numbered key to illustrations. Relief shown pictorially, by hachures, spot heights and in tables. Scale not given.
Date: 1849
Creator: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States - Gulf Coast, Texas, Sabine Pass to High Island.

Description: Map shows coastal detail from Sabine Pass to High Island, Texas during the early twentieth century. Includes tidal information and list of authorities. Inset: "Neches and Sabine Rivers." Relief shown by hachures and depths by soundings. Soundings in feet and fathoms. Scale [ca. 1:80,000].
Date: 1917
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Coast of Texas : from Galveston to Corpus Christi.

Description: Map shows railroads, place names, islands, inlets, and passes; Texas coast line from Corpus Christ Bay in the south to Galveston Bay in the north. 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