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Map of Colorado : for the Ecclectic Geographies.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Colorado counties, railroads, military posts, agencies, cities, towns, and notable geographic features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,502,720].
Date: 1881
Creator: Folger, L. B. (Lewis B.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Montana [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows late nineteenth century Montana counties, Native American reservations, roads, railroads, Yellowstone National Park, military posts and reservations, cities, and towns.
Date: 1881
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Washoe District showing mining claims : Comstock mining and miners Plate III.

Description: Map shows mining claims by name, mine and shaft locations, flumes, roads, railroads, towns, businesses, ranches, and structures. Includes "explanation of lines." Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Vertical contours at 50 feet intervals. Scale [1:18,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: Becker, George F. (George Ferdinand),1847-1919
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[F.M.O. "Otis" Fenn.]

Description: Photograph (copy) of F.M.O. "Otis" Fenn. Fenn, who has dark curling hair, is wearing a dark jacket and vest with white shirt and black bow tie. He is standing next to a structure on which his right arm is resting. His left arm is on his left hip. A pocket watch chain can be seen hanging at his waist. Portrait ends near knees and has Fenn facing the right. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1881
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Colton's new township map of the state of Connecticut

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Connecticut counties, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Scale [ca. 1:300,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's new township map of the state of Connecticut

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Connecticut counties, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Scale [ca. 1:300,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Montana.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Montana counties, Native American reservations, roads, railroads, Yellowstone National Park, military posts and reservations, cities, and towns. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:2,028,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps of the United States, Maine, and Parts of Canada]

Description: Map shows states, major routes of travel (probably railroads), major cities and towns, military installations, "Dakota" as one state, and Oklahoma as "Indian Territory." On verso, map shows county divisions, cities and towns in Ontario, Quebec, upper New York state, and the state of Maine. Includes population and area statistics for the United States and for Maine (on verso). Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:10,700,000], [ca. 1:1,750,000], and [ca. 1:3,460,000].
Date: [1881..1889]
Creator: Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States.

Description: Map shows state and territorial boundaries, existing railroads, proposed railroads, military posts, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Includes table of area and population statistics. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:10,400,000].
Date: [1881..1886]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States (north central section).

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century United States railroads, state boundaries, mineral resources, major cities and towns. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,621,000].
Date: [1881..1901]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Chart of part of the Bahama Islands showing the tracks ascribed to Columbus on his discovery of the New World.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century geography some Bahama Islands. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Includes references and 5 insets. Insets: "Crooked Island anchorages," "Acklin Island N.E. part / surveyed by Comdr. R. Owen R. N., 1832," "Long Island Lower part," "Samana or Atwood Cay / surveyed by Comdr. R. Owen, R.N., 1832," and "Clarence Harbor / surveyed by Capt. E. Barnett, R.N., 1834." Scale [ca. 1,100,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Manitoba.

Description: Map shows railroads, counties, roads, trails, marshland, lakes, rivers, mountains, township grid, towns, and proposed Native American reserves. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1881
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

W.G. King, Indian Fighter

Description: Photograph of W. G. King, "Indian Fighter" holding a rifle and standing in front of a small log-cabin style house. A woman stands in the doorway of the house and a dog is next to the man.
Date: 1881
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Part of north central New Mexico, atlas sheet no. 70(C).

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New Mexico settlements, roads, railroads, and expedition routes. Includes key to geological composition. Scale [1:253,440].
Date: 1881
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska.

Description: Map shows settlements, military forts, Native American villages, and notable geographic features in Alaska and adjacent British possessions. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,200,000].
Date: [1881..1889]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Maine.

Description: Map shows the railroads and counties of Maine during the mid- to late nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca:1:1,014,000]
Date: [1881..1887]
Creator: A. J. Johnson & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Dinkie McGee to Mr. Moore and Sis, June 3, 1881]

Description: She went home for a while and has canned 7 cans of cherries and one can of strawberries. She hopes to see them this summer. Birdie has grown and is able to talk and sing. She has irish potatoes, peas, beets and 100 little chickens. Henry isn't done planting, but it has been so dry. Birdie keeps Sissie busy minding her. Sam Wallace came to visit and is not as proud as he used to be. She has been cleaning. Mollie's Nephew writes a few lines. He writes about how helpful he has been. He mentions he has new clothes and shoes. He has helped his mother clean and has been fishing. He caught a turtle. Dinkie mentions she has no way to go visit Bettie and is happy with the Sunday school Willie and Sissie go to. She wants to go to town and get a hat and dress. She really wants them to visit and asks that they write soon.
Date: June 3, 1881
Creator: McGee, Dinkie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Johnson's Illinois.

Description: Map shows the railroads and counties of Illinois during mid- to late-nineteenth century. Scale [ca. 1:1,152,000].
Date: [1881..1887]
Creator: A. J. Johnson & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Dinkie and Alice McGee to Mollie and Charles Moore, December 11, 1881]

Description: Dinkie had started to write two weeks ago, but did not finish and she hopes that Linnet is well. She is almost done with her dress. Tobe is going to marry at Christmas. Mrs. Summers and Mrs. Montgomery asked about her. Mrs. Donnell moved and Birdie can say Linnet. R. Wallace left after Uncle Sam died, he was in Atlanta now is in Florida. Dinkie has about four dozen eggs, eggs in town cost 35 cents a dozen. Henry helped Mrs. Donnell move in and got a coat, a pair of boots and shot got overcoat things. She asks they she write back soon and asks what they are doing for Christmas. Willie could not write because Birdie was sick. He went to his Uncle Abe's and got his shoes fixed. He had a cold for two days. He tells his uncle that he is doing well in school and will get new clothes made. His father killed five hogs and he wants to see Linnet. His Uncle Simon McGee is doing better. Alice missed three days and also mentions that Birdie is doing better. She asks how Linnet is doing and asks to give a kiss for her. The last page is the letter Dinkie had started two weeks before. She mentioned that Birdie and Willie had a cold and Birdie was teething. They killed five hogs that weren't that fat, but got lard and plenty of sausage. She has had 3 bushels of sweet potatoes and half a bushel of irish potatoes. Her cabbage froze and her turnips did not grow. She bought a black cashmere dress and some silk to trim it with. She is also going to trim Sissie's dress with some plaid. Bettie gave Birdie a dress and she has a lot of sewing to ...
Date: December 11, 1881
Creator: McGee, Dinkie; McGee, Alice & McGee, Willie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections