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United States.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century United States state and territorial boundaries, cities, major towns, and notable geographic features. Relief shown by form lines, hachures, and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:14,200,000].
Date: 1888
Creator: Wells, Jacob
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

J.K. Gill & Co.s map of Oregon.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Oregon township grid, counties, military and Native American reservations, railroads, stage routes, and wagon roads and trails; cities, towns, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:950,400].
Date: 1888
Creator: J.K. Gill & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Cheyanne Club about 1888

Description: Photograph of a large two-story building with several brick chimneys, a wrap-around porch and a large staircase on the front. Standing on the porch are nine men in dark coats.
Date: 1888
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Topographical map of the Portage Lake Mining District.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Michigan land ownership, township grid, township boundaries, mineral resources and deposit locations, limit of the copper range, roads, railroads, canals, towns, and notable physical features. Includes "Internal references denoting ownership of lands." Scale [ca. 1:63,360].
Date: 1888
Creator: Emerson, L. G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Portrait of Ida Caldwell]

Description: Portrait of Ida Caldwell at 16 years old, wearing a feathered boa, dark dress, and decorative hat.
Date: 1888~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Hix Ball Team -- Champs of Central Texas

Description: Photograph of the Austin Hix Baseball Team, a group of nine young men in uniforms. Their names and positions are handwritten on the back of the photograph. They are, seated left to right: William G. Bell (pitcher), D. G. Eglehart (3rd base), Allen Harn (Right Field), Claud Steward (Center Field); standing: Bob Huck (2nd Base), Hugh Hajnie (Left Field), David A. McFall (Catcher), Fred T. Connaly (1st Base), James Gibbs (short stop). The photograph is cabinet card format.
Date: [1887..1888]
Creator: Hill, S. B.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Alaska.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alaska settlements and military posts. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: [1868..1888]
Creator: Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Horizontal map of Gold Hill Mines workings: Comstock Lode.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century named shafts, tunnels, structures, and mining company claims in the Comstock Lode region. Includes measured distances and depths. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,200].
Date: [1868..1888]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Alice and Dinkie McGee and William Dodd to Mollie and Charles Moore, January 1, 1888]

Description: Dinkie received their letter on Christmas eve and her mother was proud of her gift. They went to Bettie's for Christmas and saw a lot of people. Then they went to Tobe Franklin's house for a dance. There was a concert at the new school house a week before Christmas. Mr. Moore had mentioned a lot of people were visiting Tennessee and she wants them to visit. Mrs. Jones has rheumatism. Mrs. Rodimore is on the verge of death. Miss Betsy Elliot and Mr. Enlow died. Her cold is no better and Pap is going to town and Willie is doing chores. Dinkie asks that they come visit. Alice mentions the concert that happened last Friday and how funny it was. Her character was Mrs. Buttermilk. She also asks that they come visit.
Date: January 1, 1888
Creator: Dodd, William; McGee, Alice & McGee, Dinkie
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Laura Jernigan to H. Moore, February 6, 1888]

Description: The author is sorry that they do not have any news other than the constant rain. Jack goes to Mr. Turner's everyday and Jack sold his blind horse. Hlora Wallace got married. The Professor gave her glass fruit. Jack took pictures and she was not pleased with them. Although she is going to send a picture to Moore anyway. She asks when he will come to visit.
Date: February 6, 1888
Creator: Jernigan, Laura
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Group of Students in Front of Building #2

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a group of 26 students from the music department at Searcy College in Arkansas, including Mattie Warren. There are handwritten notes under the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Group of Students in Front of Building #1

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a group of 26 students from the music department at Searcy College in Arkansas, including Mattie Warren. There are handwritten notes under the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Woman

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Jane Slaughter done in 1888.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Coast Guard Chart No. 208 : Pass Cavallo, Lavaca and San Antonio Bays, Texas.

Description: Map shows coastline and navigation details for Pass Cavallo, and the Lavaca and San Antonio Bays and vicinity. Includes notes and tables lighthouses, buoys, soundings and tides. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by gradient tints and soundings. Scale [ca. 1:80,000].
Date: 1888
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Portrait of Jessie Shepherd]

Description: Photograph of a young girl named "Jessie Shepherd," as noted on the back of the photograph. She is 14 years old in the photo. She is wearing a white dress, and her hair is tied back. The photograph is matted in a brownish-gray mat.
Date: 1888
Creator: Carter, W. H.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

Map of Texas.

Description: Map shows Texas county boundaries as of September 1, 1888. No scale noted.
Date: 1888
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of the Pan-Handle of Texas and the line of the Denver, Texas & Ft. Worth R'y.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, major towns, ranches, and notable physical features. Inset: "Map showing location of the Pan-Handle of Texas and the Denver, Texas & Ft. Worth R'y." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,250,000].
Date: 1888
Creator: Denver, Texas, and Fort Worth Railroad Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library