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[Postcard of Front Street in Tanana]

Description: Postcard of a wooden cabin with a sign reading "Pinkiert's," across from a group of large white tents. A wooden bridge crosses the river towards the cabin. The picture is described as "Front Street, Tanana, Alaska." On the back, the letter reads, "This is the city adjoining our fort. It is called "The Coney Island" of the Yukon. Pop. 200. Next to Daveon, it is the largest settlement on the Yukon river. Does it remind you of Beaumont?" The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFadden Paso del Norte El Paso, Texas."
Date: October 28, 1913
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Oral History Interview with A. B. Bell and R. A. Bell, October 18, 2016

Description: Interview with Arthur Baker Bell and Robert Alan Bell, alumni of Tivy High School, from Kerrville, Texas. The Bell brothers recount their memories of the public Cascade Swimming Pool, Robert's time as a university swimmer, Arthur's hitchhiking trip to Alaska, and their community activities that have occurred since their retirement.
Date: October 18, 2016
Creator: Collins, Francelle Robison; Flory, Bonnie Pipes; Bell, Arthur Baker & Bell, Robert Alan
Partner: Kerr County Historical Commission

Oral History Interview with A. B. Bell and R. A. Bell, October 18, 2016

Description: Interview with Arthur Baker Bell and Robert Alan Bell, alumni of Tivy High School, from Kerrville, Texas. The Bell brothers recount their memories of the public Cascade Swimming Pool, Robert's time as a university swimmer, Arthur's hitchhiking trip to Alaska, and their community activities that have occurred since their retirement.
Date: October 18, 2016
Creator: Collins, Francelle Robison; Flory, Bonnie Pipes; Bell, Arthur Baker & Bell, Robert Alan
Partner: Kerr County Historical Commission

[Postcard of Taku Glacier in Alaska]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a glacier in a large body of water, with a dark mountain range in the background. A thin cloud of mist hovers over the water. Handwritten text at the bottom of the postcard identify the glacier as Taku Glacier in Alaska. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Treadwell Mines in Alaska]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a mining town with brown buildings along the banks of a river. Mountains covered in trees border the other bank. Printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the location as Treadwell Mines in Alaska, showing the town of Juneau in further up the bank. On the back of the postcard are postcard markings and a paragraph of printed text with a brief history of Treadwell Mines.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Alaska Native Girls with Puppies]

Description: Postcard of a photo-realistic illustration of three little girls with dark hair, wearing long-sleeve colorful dresses with fur hoods. The girls are each holding a black and white puppy, and only the girl on the right is smiling. Printed text at the top right of the illustration identify the name of the illustration while printed text at the bottom right gives copyright information. There are postcard markings on the back of the postcard.
Date: 1904
Creator: Nowell, F. H.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Alaska Natives Around Cooking Fire]

Description: Postcard of a photo-realistic illustration of three Alaska Natives in colorful coats and pants squatting around a small cooking fire. The woman on the left has a small child on her back and holds her hands above an open metal box. Metal pots and kettles give off steam over the fire, while other buckets and canisters sit behind the group. A large, cream-colored tent is also pitched behind them, with articles of cloth hanging from the ropes holding down the tent, and in the background on the right, several houses sit on a small hill. There are postcard markings on the other side.
Date: 1904
Creator: Nowell, F. H.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

Transcript of Oral History Interview with A. B. Bell and R. A. Bell, October 18, 2016

Description: Transcript of interview with Arthur Baker Bell and Robert Alan Bell, alumni of Tivy High School, from Kerrville, Texas. The Bell brothers recount their memories of the public Cascade Swimming Pool, Robert's time as a university swimmer, Arthur's hitchhiking trip to Alaska, and their community activities that have occurred since their retirement.
Date: October 18, 2016
Creator: Webb, Jeanie Archer
Partner: Kerr County Historical Commission

[Maps of Alabama and Alaska]

Description: Map shows geography, cities, and towns in early twentieth century Alabama. Includes index to "Counties of Alabama" and Principal Cities and Towns of Alabama." Verso side shows Alaska and includes an index to "Principal Cities and Towns of Alaska" and an inset depicting the Aleutian Islands. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca.1:10,138,000] and [ca.1:2,087,000].
Date: 1917
Creator: L.L. Poates Engr'g Co.
Location Info:
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Cape Resurrection, Alaska]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of seagulls flying over a large body of water, with rocky crags and mountains on the other side. Handwritten notes at the bottom left of the photo identify the area as Cape Resurrection in Alaska. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Skagway, Alaska]

Description: Postcard of a photograph with an aerial view of a small town at the bottom of a mountain range. The town has no buildings taller than three stories and there is an open area at the edge of the town with a tennis court and a ball-ground. Handwritten notes at the bottom right of the postcard identify the town as Skagway, Alaska. The back of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Davidson Glacier in Alaska]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a large body of water, with snow-capped mountains on the other side. There are plants growing along the closest shore. Handwritten notes at the bottom of the photo identify the area as Davidson Glacier in Alaska. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Pedersen, L. H.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Taku Glacier in Alaska]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of large chunks of ice covering a bare tundra between two snow-capped mountains. Handwritten notes at the bottom of the postcard identify the ice as part of the Taku Glacier in Alaska. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Pedersen, L. H.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Resurrection Bay, Alaska]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of rippling water in a bay bordered by snowy mountains on the other side of the bay. Handwritten notes at the bottom of the photo identify the area as Resurrection Bay in Alaska. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 1913
Creator: Pedersen, L. H.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Railroad Track in Alaskan Mountains]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a railroad track winding through the valley between two mountainsides. In the distant background is another, snow-capped mountain. A series of electrical poles are connected throughout the valley. Handwritten notes at the bottom identify the area as Alaska. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Pedersen, L. H.
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[News Script: News briefs]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering two news stories. The first story is about six Fort Worth carpenters leaving the city for a yearlong work contract in Alaska. The second story is about a session of summer classes at Southern Methodist University for World War II veterans attending college under the G.I. bill.
Date: July 20, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Brother]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story. This story aired at 6:00pm.
Date: April 4, 1969, 6:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Map of North America: from the latest authorities showing the proposed railroad routes from the Atlantic to the Pacific Oceans.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century major cities, existing and proposed railroad routes, Mexico, British America, Russian Possessions [Alaska], Central America, the West Indies, areas of Indian habitation by tribe with populations numbers, western U.S. territories. Includes table of distances, geographical statistics, notes, and 1 illustration. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:15,000,000].
Date: [1849, 1854]
Creator: J.H. Colton & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library