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Nord-America.

Description: Map shows state and provincial boundary lines, some railroad lines, major cities and towns; Alaska as Russian America, much of [modern-day] Canada as Hudson's Bay Land, and U.S. territories of Washington, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Wyoming, "Dacota," and Indian Territory. Includes text and key to colors. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:27,500,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Stülpnagel, F. von
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Ontario in counties.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Ontario, Canada counties, cities, railroads, canals, lakes, and rivers. Scale [ca. 1:2,534,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's Georgia.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Georgia counties, railroads, common roads, cities, towns, and swamps. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,584,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of the state of Illinois.

Description: Map shows Illinois counties, railroads, cities, and towns. Inset shows close-up of the area surrounding Springfield, Illinois. Scale [ca. 1:2,100,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of the state of Illinois.

Description: Map shows Illinois counties, railroads, cities, and towns. Inset indicates Chicago street names, railroads, and numbered wards. Scale [ca. 1:2,100,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Cuba and the Greater Antilles.

Description: Map shows proposed or existing subterranean telegraph cable lines between Key West and Cuba and other islands in the Caribbean area. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not determined.
Date: [1854..1874]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Asher & Adams' Arizona.

Description: Map shows counties, geographical points of interest, towns, townships grids, railroads, and Indian reservations in Arizona Territory during the late-nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,300,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Asher & Adams
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps of North America and Canada]

Description: Map shows upper Alaska as "Russian America" and lower Alaska as "Territory of the United States"; major cities, gold regions, areas of Native America habitation; "Polynia or Open Sea of the Russians," routes of Arctic exploration; shows railroads, counties, and cities in Canada on verso. Includes distances, dimensions of larger water bodies, and text notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:35,000,000].
Date: [1854..1874]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard from John C. Barr]

Description: Postcard sent from John C. Barr in Jerseyville, IL to Charles B. Moore giving a brief overview of recent events. Mr. Barr notes a visit from a friend and the ripening of fruit plants. Two notes on the front of the card read: "Received May 8 1874" and "4th. 1 inch rain last night."
Date: May 3, 1874
Creator: Barr, John C.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

County map of the State of New York.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New York railroads, canals, counties, cities and towns; streets, wards, military facilities, public institutions, turnpikes, bridges, harbors, and railroads on insets. Insets: "West Troy/Troy," "Albany." "Harbor and vicinity of New York," "Rochester," and "Buffalo." Relief indicated by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,470,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's New Hampshire.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century New Hampshire counties, towns, railroads, roads, and ponds. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:831,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Mississippi.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Mississippi counties, railroads, rivers, cities, and towns. Scale [ca. 1:2,000,000].
Date: [1874..1876]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Missed Opportunity]

Description: A singer has a conversation with a dove. He asks it for love so he can leave descendents. He then realizes he was asleep. On the other side, the author says he can't sleep and is having a hard time dealing with the present. The author is disappointed in not getting married and having kids.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections