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[Portrait of the Rasmussen and Harton Family]

Description: Black and white photograph of a family whose last names vary. The family is comprised of five boys and one girl and two adults; in the portrait, two rows of the children are surrounding the adults, who are seated in the center of the first row. Accompanying information lists the names of the individuals in the portrait. On the bottom row, going from left to right, are: Laurits Erik Harton, Niels Rasmussen, Dorthea Johanna Andreasdatter, and Johanna Rasmussen. On the top row, going from left to right, are: Christian Harton, Carl Johannes Harton, Peter Frederick Andreas Harton, and Hans Wilhelm Harton.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Important battles of the Civil War.

Description: Map shows locations of major battles and signficant towns in the areas extending from Missouri to Louisiana in the west to southern Pennsylvania along the east coast to northern Florida and including the Gulf Coast; detailed view of battle locations for Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania on inset. Inset: "The Battle Fields of Eastern Virginia, Maryland & Pennsylvania." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:6,540,000].
Date: 1894
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological map of Alabama [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alabama roads, railroads, towns, township grid, and counties. Scale [ca. 1:634,000].
Date: 1894
Creator: Geological Survey of Alabama
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological map of Alabama [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alabama roads, railroads, towns, township grid, and counties. Scale [ca. 1:634,000]. This sheet is an "explanation."
Date: 1894
Creator: Geological Survey of Alabama
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological map of Alabama [Sheet 3].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Alabama roads, railroads, towns, township grid, and counties. Scale [ca. 1:634,000]. This is the map cover sheet only.
Date: 1894
Creator: Geological Survey of Alabama
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Alaska.

Description: Map shows coastal detail, cities, towns, military posts, villages, notable geographical features, and rivers in Alaska and adjacent portion of the Dominion of Canada. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:10,310,000].
Date: [1884..1904]
Creator: Fisk & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Appendix, December 10, 1894]

Description: Appendix from C. B. Moore's diary, dated 7:30am December 10, 1894. The reverse side contains a bill of groceries from H. S. Moore.
Date: December 10, 1894
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Map of Franklin County Maine.

Description: Map shows Franklin County, Maine villages and townships, plantations, land ownership and numbering system, buildings, and post offices during the late nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1884..1894]
Creator: N. C. Brackett & Son
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[The Evans Family at Home]

Description: Photograph of the Evans family posed on the porch steps of their house in Waco, Texas. Standing in the top row wearing an apron are Sarah (AKA Sallie) Isabel Baker Evans and her husband William George Evans. Also pictured on the left are Charles Evans, Jr., Sarah Elizabeth Evans, William Warren Evans, Lillian Evans (as an infant), and Rosa Johnson Evans. On the right are two young brothers Harold and John Sleeper and their mother Maria Evans Sleeper.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Weather Wisdom of the Texas-Mexican Border

Description: Essay discussing folklore about predicting weather, gathered from the areas around the Texas-Mexican border.
Date: 1923~
Creator: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Map of Brazos River, Texas from Richmond to Velasco, November 1894. Sheet no. 4..

Description: Map shows land usage along river bank, "old river or lake" location, tributaries, and structures. Insets: Cross section No. 81 through Cross section No. 90. Depths shown by cross section. Scale [1:15,000], [1:1,500] (Horizontal), and [ 1:150 ] (Vertical).
Date: 1894
Creator: United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Brazos River, Texas from Richmond to Velasco, November 1894. Sheet no. 2..

Description: Map shows course of Brazos River in five sections, tributaries, adjacent land use, landings, and ferries. Includes cross sections nos. 20-46, with statements of elevation in feet. Relief shown by cross section and spot heights. Scale 1:150 (Vertical).
Date: 1894
Creator: United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Brazos River, Texas from Richmond to Velasco, November 1894. Sheet no. 3..

Description: Map shows course of Brazos River in four sections, roads, tributaries, adjacent land use, some landowners, landings, ferries, and towns. Includes cross sections nos. 52-80, with statements of elevation in feet. Relief shown by spot heights and cross sections. Scale [1:15,000] (Horizontal). Scale [1:150] (Vertical).
Date: 1894
Creator: United States Army Corps of Topographical Engineers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of British Columbia.

Description: Map shows railroads, internal districts, cities and towns, mountains and glaciers, mining activity and mineral resources. Includes index, key to railroads, and notes on natural resources, geology, and agricultural potential. Inset: "Northern part of British Columbia." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale ca. [1:2,365,000].
Date: 1894
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of the Slayden-Kirksey Woolen Mills Queen]

Description: Photograph of the Slayden-Kirksey Woolen Mills Queen at Texas Cotton Palace in Waco. A group of women stand atop a horse-drawn float, while a group of African American men carry an accompanying sign.
Date: 1894
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis