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[Postcard of Cruise Ship at Sea 3]

Description: Postcard of a cruise ship sailing on the open sea on the front of the postcard, and on the back it is written, "SS Lurline - Matson Lines Luxury Liner. One of the smartest, most beautifully appointed vessels afloat. Completely air conditioned. Spacious and distinctively designed public rooms and staterooms. The finest in sea-travel luxury. Frequent sailings between San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Honolulu. Length 632 feet - Speed 22 knots - Gross Tonnage 18,655 - Accommodates 761 passengers, all in First Class."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of St. Francis Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a 13 story building with an expansive and meticulously maintained courtyard. The edge of the postcard describes the scene as "St. Francis Hotel Union Square San Francisco." The back of the postcard adds, "One of the world's great hotels St. Francis Hotel San Francisco Dan E. London, Managing Director."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Goethe-Schiller Monument]

Description: Postcard of a statue of two men shaking the others' hand, described as "Goethe-Schiller Monument, Golden Gate Park, S. F. Cal." The message on the back reads, "Nathalia gave me this she was C. M's nurse + she left us - L. M." The postcard is addressed to "Mamie McFadden 1906 McFadden Ave. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Cruise Ship at Sea]

Description: Postcard of a cruise ship sailing on the open sea on the front of the postcard, and on the back it is written, "SS Lurline - Matson Lines Luxury Liner. One of the smartest, most beautifully appointed vessels afloat. Completely air conditioned. Spacious and distinctively designed public rooms and staterooms. The finest in sea-travel luxury. Frequent sailings between San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Honolulu. Length 632 feet - Speed 22 knots - Gross Tonnage 18,655 - Accommodates 761 passengers, all in First Class."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Sir Francis Drake]

Description: Postcard of a multistory complex near the beach described as "Hotel Sir Francis Drake, San Francisco's Newest and Most Modern Downtown Hotel." The message around the border and on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Texas Ice Co. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 12, 1934
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Cruise Ship at Sea 2]

Description: Postcard of a cruise ship sailing on the open sea on the front of the postcard, and on the back it is written, "SS Lurline - Matson Lines Luxury Liner. One of the smartest, most beautifully appointed vessels afloat. Completely air conditioned. Spacious and distinctively designed public rooms and staterooms. The finest in sea-travel luxury. Frequent sailings between San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Honolulu. Length 632 feet - Speed 22 knots - Gross Tonnage 18,655 - Accommodates 761 passengers, all in First Class."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Business Card for The Harry Lubbock Detective Agency]

Description: Business card for The Harry Lubbock Detective Agency with various contact information by phone and in person, with notes about the company's specializations. There is a handwritten note on the back wtih an address and phone number for Ray C. Moore.
Date: unknown
Creator: Harry Lubbock Detective Agency
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum

Process for Producing Fibrous Material from Rice-straw

Description: Patent for a process for producing fibrous material from rice-straw. The process was created to fiberize and use rice straw. Rice straw had little economic value but creating a process for fiberizing it might help to make this resource commercially useful.
Date: July 31, 1917
Creator: Toles, Justin Kay
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Map of water lot property to be sold on Monday, Dec. 26th., 1853: at the Music Hall, Bush St. by the city of San Francisco

Description: Map shows the water lot property to be sold on Monday, December 26, 1853 at the Music Hall, Bush St. by the city of San Francisco as approved by J.J. Gardner. Street names, lot dimensions and numbers are indicated. Due north is indicated in the upper right corner. Cadastral map. Scale not given.
Date: 1853
Creator: Gardiner, J. J. (James J.)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Pueblo of San Francisco: as presented by the U.S. Land Commissioners.

Description: Map shows layout of mid-nineteenth century San Francisco, California. Street names, block number, lot numbers, ward numbers, charter lines, trails, cemeteries, docks, orphan asylum, watershed, telegraph stations, marshlands, and some buildings are indicated. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:16,350].
Date: 1852
Creator: Britton & Rey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

San Francisco.

Description: Map shows street names, parks, cemeteries, government and military facilities, waterworks, railroads, and some structures; overview of San Francisco Bay and surrounding area with major cities and railroads. Inset: "Map of San Francisco and vicinity." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1898
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

San Francisco.

Description: Map shows street names, parks, cemeteries, government and military facilities, waterworks, railroads, and some structures; overview of San Francisco Bay and surrounding area with major cities and railroads. Inset: "Map of San Francisco and vicinity." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1898
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand McNally & Co.'s map of the main portion of San Francisco.

Description: Map shows street names, parks, railroads, "Spring Valley Flume," cemeteries, military facilities, ocean piers, channels, and public institutions; counties, railroads, cities, towns, and notable geographical features on verso. Includes index. Inset: "Outline map of San Francisco." Relief shown by hachures on verso. Scale [ca. 1:25,300] and [ca. 1:4,118,400].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Reply to Memorandum of Points and Authorities, Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. LULAC - 1976-04-26]

Description: Reply to Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of (1) Demurrer to answer (2) Motion to Strike (3) Motion to Advance Trial Date regarding Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. League of United Latin American Citizens. Document is unsigned but dated April 26, 1976.
Date: April 26, 1976
Creator: Berkman, William R.; Dantzker, Steven R. & Murray, William G.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Complaint for Unlawful Detainer with Evidence, Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. LULAC - 1976-04-12]

Description: Complaint for Unlawful Detainer with Evidence in the case of Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. League of United Latin American Citizens. Evidence includes the following: Exhibit A - Lease by and between The Cogswell Polytechnical College as Landlord and LULAC, San Fransisco Chapter, as Tenant; Exhibit B through F - Three Day Notice To Pay Rent or Quit.
Date: April 12, 1976
Creator: Murray, William G., Jr. & Eklund, Dalhart R.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Grant Awards from San Francisco Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]

Description: Notification of two grant awards from Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Office of Education to the San Francisco Local Development Corporation. One is dated June 19, 1974 and one is dated April 10, 1975.
Date: June 19, 1974
Creator: San Francisco (Calif.). Department of Human Services
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
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