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A map of the route of the Emin Pasha relief expedition through Africa.

Description: Map shows boundary of free trade area and route of Emin Pasha's expedition along the Congo River and across the Congo Free State between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:7,600,000].
Date: 1890
Creator: Struthers & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The MK and T : Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway.

Description: Map shows railroads connecting to the MK and T, Native American reservations in "Indian Territory," and New mexico, military outposts, and mountain ranges. Includes "List of the cities, towns, and stations located on the line of the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway in Texas", information on Texas and select Texas counties, and a schedule for major station stops en route between Texas cities and Chicago. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [2,851,000].
Date: [1890..1910]
Creator: Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska.

Description: Map shows settled and unexplored areas of Alaska, notable geographical features, military posts, areas of Native American habitation, and Alaska coastline details. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:10,100,000].
Date: 1890
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico : mapa de las lineas del Ferrocarril Central y conecciones.

Description: Map shows railroads in Mexico and United States. Includes legend, time zone clocks stamped on face of map, and "Perfil del Ferrocarril Central de Mexico a Paso del Norte" [Profile of the Central Railroad of Mexico to Paso del Norte]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:15,000,000].
Date: 1890
Creator: American Bank Note Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Portrait of Berthe Kristine Knudsen Andersen

Description: Copy negative of Berthe Kristine Knudsen Andersen before her marriage to Mads Andersen. Berthe is leaning on an upholstered rocking chair and is facing forward. She is wearing a dress with a center row of buttons and decorative lapels on the long-sleeve bodice. Her hair is pulled back in a bun and she is wearing earrings. The background comprises of an interior scene with a draped window and framed art on the wall directly behind Berthe.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

H. J. Berndt as a Guard for Kaiser Wilhelm

Description: Color photograph of a black and white portrait of a man in a military uniform posed next to an elaborate piece of furniture. He is identified as H.J. Berndt, who served as a guard for Kaiser Wilhelm in Germany when Germany occupied the Southern part of Denmark. His uniform consists of a single-breasted jacket with a row of buttons down the center. At his waist, he is wearing a belt. He is also wearing light colored pants and boots. His right ankle is crossed over his left ankle and one of his hands rests on the table beside him.
Date: 1890
Creator: Lange, Paul
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Women on Donkeys

Description: Copy negative of three young women sitting sidesaddle on donkeys in front of a house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Boy with Baby Girl

Description: Copy negative of a boy and young girl. The girl is shown on top of a tapestry.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[J. L. Keller's Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of a store belonging to J. L. Keller. The people in the store are, from left to right, Albert M. Keller, Boyd G. Norris, Ida L. Keller, M. G. Lieblick, Mattie Ransone, Paul Wolfson, and Nelle Brown. Albert Keller and Boyd Norris stand behind the counter on the left, while Mattie Ransone and Paul Wolfson stand behind the counter on the right. Ida Keller stands in the middle of the picture behind rows of clothes and shoes. M. G. Lieblich sits on a stool in front of the right counter, which Nelle Brown is leaning against.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[U-shaped clevis]

Description: U-shaped clevis with a pin through the top. The pin has a circle at one end with a hole.
Date: 1890
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Stock and die]

Description: The stock of the die is rectangular shaped with two long handles that come out opposite sides. One handle is part of the rectangle while the other screws on to tighten or loosen the five dies inside the stock. The rectangular part of the stock has a 10.5 cm X 2.7 cm rectangular opening into which the dies fit. On the dies are several engraved numbers. A 7 is marked at the top of all five dies and on the 1st,3rd,4th and 5th are marked 10, 12,14,16. Above the die is a stamp: BUTTERFIELD & CO DEP BY LINE, V1. ROCK ISLAND. P.a Below them is written: No 32 B.
Date: 1890
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Hand saw with a steel blade]

Description: Hand saw with a carved wooden handle and steel blade. Handle has a carved leaf pattern on one side with three brass bolts: top two are 1.2 cm in diameter and have no surface decoration, bottom bolt is 2.2 cm in diameter and is stamped with an eagle and with "Warranted / Pat. Dec. 27, 1887 / Superior"
Date: 1890
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Hoof rasp]

Description: Hoof rasp that is rectangular and flat. The bottom has small diamond-shaped teeth. The sides are horizontal. The top has big wedge teeth. The handle is long and skinny, but bent far over.
Date: 1890
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Railroad map of Wisconsin : prepared for the Railroad Commissioner.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Wisconsin railroads, counties, township grid, cities, towns, and notable physical features; counties, railroads, and towns for adjacent states. Includes explanation with color key to major railroads. Scale [ca. 1:760,320].
Date: 1890
Creator: Conover, Allan D.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Ann Farman to Mother, October 23, 1890]

Description: Letter from Ann Farman to her mother with news of her family. She wrote of her children's health and mentioned that her family wanted to be remembered by her mother. She mentioned a man that was looking to get a place nearby. Parts of the letter are difficult to read due to blotches on the paper fading the writing.
Date: October 25, 1890
Creator: Farman, Ann
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

Mexico.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century cities, towns, state boundaries, and railroads in Mexico. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:10,140,000].
Date: 1890
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of Minnesota]

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Minnesota counties, railroads, Native American lands, lakes, rivers, cities, and towns. Inset: [Cook County]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:2,534,000].
Date: 1890
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Palestine Fire Department Band]

Description: Photo of the Palestine Fire Department Band taken in the Old Town section of Palestine, around the courthouse square around 1890-1900.
Date: 1890 - 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Bust portrait of unidentified man. Man is wearing a dark suit coat.]

Description: Bust portrait of unidentified man. Man is wearing a dark suit coat, ascot tie, and white shirt. He has a thin moustache and short thinning hair. Oval matte is part of the photographic image. Print is mounted on a black cardboard substrate. "6891-49 Pd." written in pencil on back.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum