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State of Florida [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the geography, county lines, and settlements in late nineteenth century northern Florida. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:760,320].
Date: 1883
Creator: United States General Land Office
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Ann Farman to her Brother, August 4, 1883]

Description: Letter from Ann Farman to her brother with news of her family. Her husband has been recovering from his broken leg and began working around their farm once more. Her daughter has been sick for five years with an unknown ailment. Among other family news, she informed her brother that their sister, Sarah, wanted him to write. She condemned a drunken family member as disgraceful and discussed the possibility of adding family members' names to the family burial ground if the bodies were not able to be buried there.
Date: August 4, 1883
Creator: Farman, Ann
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

State of Florida [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows the geography, county lines, and settlements in late nineteenth century southern Florida. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:760,320].
Date: 1883
Creator: United States General Land Office
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Opperman's map of the Middle Oil Field, 1883.

Description: Map shows petroleum exploration activity and oil fields for Warren, Forest, Clarion, and portions of adjacent Pennsylvania counties; landowners, property tracts, tract numbers, drilling and well locations, roads, railroads, and towns. Includes explanation. Scale [ca. 1:75,400].
Date: 1883
Creator: Opperman, J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Carrie E. Secrest (Jeffries)]

Description: Photograph of Carrie E. Secrest (Jeffries), born February 15, 1865. This photo was taken when Carrie was 18 years old. She is the daughter of Felix G. & Martha Ann Secrest. Information was written on the back of the photo in blue ink. Carrie is wearing a dress with dark colors and insets of lighter colors with stripe. The dress has a jacket with dark trim. She is wearing a scarf with fringe at bottom and tied at the neckline. Carrie has a hat with light and dark colors and feathers on right. She has very long wavy hair that is braided into braid thrown over her right shoulder. She is seated in an upholstered chair and has her left arm resting on a tasseled arm of chair.
Date: 1883
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Wyoming

Description: Map of existing and projected railroads, stagecoach lines and stations, telegraph lines, roads, counties, mining districts, military outposts, Indian reservations, buildings and owners, and Yellowstone National Park. Includes legend: "references" to settlements and lines. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Scale 1:1,013,760
Date: 1883
Creator: G.L. Holt
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

General map of the United States.

Description: Map shows railroads, travel routes on the Great Lakes, state and territorial boundaries, major cities, towns, military posts, notable physical features, "Dakota Territory," and "Indian Territory." Distance between New Orleans and Cuba is also indicated. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: [1883..1885]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

General map of the United States.

Description: Map shows railroads, travel routes on the Great Lakes, state and territorial boundaries, major cities, towns, military posts, notable physical features, "Dakota Territory," and "Indian Territory." Distance between New Orleans and Cuba is also indicated. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: [1883..1885]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Warranty Deed, October 5, 1883]

Description: Warranty Deed from C. C. Box and his wife, C. A. Box, to Levi Perryman for the transfer of property for the sum of 15.00 dollars in Montague County, Texas. A description of the property is provided.
Date: October 5, 1883
Creator: Williams, W. A.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Note, February 1, 1883]

Description: Note between Levi Perryman and Mrs. Eliabeth Henwood in which he promises to pay her two hundred and forty five dollars in two years time from the date of the document. There are two stamps on the back, one from First National Bank of Montague, Texas, and the other which says "Paid."
Date: February 1, 1883
Creator: Perryman, Levi
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Will of Charles B. Moore, December 6, 1883]

Description: Will of Charles B. Moore, dated December 6, 1883, in which he leaves his estate to his wife, Mary Moore. He also describes Linnet as being a baby at the time he created this document. There are two copies, the second shows that it was updated on January 17, 1892. Mr. Moore also created a list of his taxable property on January 1st 1883.
Date: December 6, 1883
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

North America.

Description: Map shows major cities and military posts, provincial boundaries for Dominion of Canada; United States state boundaries, Dakota [territory], and Indian Territory; political boundaries for Central America; West Indies. Includes population and area statistics. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scales [ca. 1:24,700,000] and [ca. 1:16,900,000].
Date: 1883
Creator: Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological Map of the Eureka District, Nev.

Description: Map shows geology in Eureka and portions of White Pine counties in Nevada. Town of Eureka, mines, ranches, mills, trails, and roads are indicated. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale [1:86,400].
Date: 1883
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States of North America (eastern states).

Description: Map shows submarine telegraph cables, state boundaries, railroads, swamps, notable physical features, major cities and towns in the United States east of the Mississippi River. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:5,100,000].
Date: [1863..1883]
Creator: Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the south west railway system: Missouri Pacific Ry. Central Branch U.P.R.R., Missouri Kansas & Texas Ry., Texas and Pacific Ry., St. Louis, Iron Mount & Southern Ry., International and Great Northern Ry. and their connections.

Description: Map shows railroad routes for northern Mexico and all but the northern most edge of the United States with emphasis on lines from the midwest through Texas to California. Steamship routes in the Gulf of Mexico, and the "Dakota" and "Indian" territories are also depicted. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1883
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Commercial Map of the United States, Canada and Mexico

Description: This map shows the United States and surrounding areas including an inset in the lower left corner titled "The Railway System of Mexico." There are several different regions shaded in different colors. States are outlined with dotted lines and labeled. Major cities are noted on the map. Shipping routes over land and sea are marked in red; rivers and other bodies of water are marked in blue. Other geographic features are also marked with relief shown by hachures. On the back of the map are two pages of text labeled "Commercial Geography" with information about routes of commerce throughout the United States. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: 1883
Creator: Hinman, Russell
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Southwestern New Mexico.

Description: Map shows towns, railroads, roads, water sources, military posts, and prospector's camps. Includes manuscript notes and tracings written/drawn in red ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:468,000].
Date: 1883
Creator: United States Army Office of the Chief of Engineers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alabama.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alabama railroads, counties, cities, towns, and rivers. Scale [ca. 1:1,990,000].
Date: [1883..1889]
Creator: Folger, L. B. (Lewis B.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colorado.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, military posts, cities, towns, and notable geographic features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,317,000].
Date: [1883..1885]
Creator: Folger, L. B. (Lewis B.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library