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[Class of 1895 List]

Description: List of the names and addresses of the members of the Class of 1895 of an unknown school. The twenty-five names are split into two groups, Literary and Fine Arts. On of the students is Junia Osterhout. It is not clear when this list was created, as many of the ladies seem to be married, and one of them is deceased.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

Bible Assucrance; or a reply to Dr. B. H. Carroll's Tract on Assurance: being a candid examination and thorough refutation of his historical and scriptural arguments against Bible assurance.

Description: Pamphlet by Pastor E. R. Carswell refuting a similar tract written by B. H. (Benajah Harvey) Carroll about "Assurance," a religious concept about the salvation of believers. Carswell breaks down Carroll's arguments by analyzing the historic documents which Carroll references and then comparing scriptural text to Carroll's interpretation with his own commentary.
Date: 1895
Creator: Carswell, E. R.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Strop with a wooden core]

Description: Strop with a wooden core two padded leather sides parallel to each other, one side is unpadded leather, and the fourth side is inset with a hone. One of the padded sides has a 6 cm hole exposing cotton, same side is missing three nails and is torn.
Date: 1895
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Rusty Pliers]

Description: Pliers that are hinged at top and then has four textured holes, and then has parallel handles of which one ends in a clasp that hooks the two handles together. On the handle without a clasp, written on the inside, is "M KLEIN & SONS"
Date: 1895
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Map showing Indian reservations within the limits of the United States.

Description: Map shows state and territorial boundaries, Indian reservation boundaries, military stations, Indian agent offices, Indian schools, and railroads. Insets: [Map of Alaska], "Mission Ind. Res. in California," and [Map of Indian Territory]. Scale [ca. 1:5,500,000].
Date: 1895
Creator: United States Office of Indian Affairs
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Soldering iron]

Description: Soldering iron with a copper plated head, four sided with a pyramid point, with an octagonal body of head. At the back of the head there is a long painted black iron neck that has been inserted into the head. The neck ends in a point. The wooden handle is removable and fits over the pointed end of the neck. It is a turned handle that split in half and been repaired with black electrical tape. There is also metal wire wrapped around the base of the handle where the split originated. Three nails are inserted up into the base of the handle around the hole for the neck.
Date: 1895
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

1895 railroad map of Ohio.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Ohio railroads, canals, counties, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Includes illustration, index to railroads and tables of telegraph, express, and sleeping car companies. Scale [ca. 1:520,000].
Date: 1895
Creator: Ohio Commissioner of Railroads and Telegraphs
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally, & Co.'s indexed atlas of the world map of Ontario.

Description: Map shows counties, districts, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Insets: "Ottawa and environs," "Toronto and environs," "River St. Mary and environs," and "Western portion of Ontario." Includes index on verso and key to railroads. Scale [ca. 1:1,510,000] and [ca. 1:4,300,000].
Date: 1895
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Father Francisco Maas

Description: Photograph of Father Francisco Maas from the Diocese of San Antonio, 1895. He wears a long cassock and holds a small book.
Date: 1895
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Animal nose ring]

Description: Animal nose ring that is painted black and has a head like pliers and below the joint is a screw that widen and reduced the size of the opening or mouth of the ringer. For ringing hogs' ears
Date: 1895
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Compass saw]

Description: Compass saw that has an upside down G-Shaped handle with two screwed where the blade inserts. The one further away from the blade is 2 cm in diameter and is stamped with H Disston & Sons Philada With a little emblem in the center. The other is 1.2 cm in diameter and is plain. The blade is most likely the original because it has been engraved with the same names.
Date: 1895
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Rand McNally & Co.'s Oregon.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Oregon railroads, counties, township grid, existing towns, Indian reservations, and lighthouses. Includes key to railroads. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1895
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the United States] show[ing] the sections of the country which are naturally tributary to the Union Pacific Railroad at Omaha and the Kansas Pacific Railway at Kansas City..

Description: Map shows transcontinental railroads across the United States with connections across the eastern half of the United States and the midwest; states, some cities, Dakota [Territory] and "Indian Territory." Includes text, "Description of Map," "Population and area statistics," and "Table of Distances." Scale not given.
Date: [1875..1895]
Creator: Union Pacific Railroad Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Dominion of Canada (Western Section).

Description: Map shows provincial boundaries, major cities, military posts, existing and proposed railroads for western Canada; "new route to Europe" through Hudson Bay; Athabasca, Saskatchewan, and Assiniboia as separate provinces. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale: [ca. 1:12,200,000].
Date: [1889..1895]
Creator: Fisk & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Warranty Deed, July 3, 1895]

Description: Warranty deed for the sale of land from A. L. Priest and his wife, Eddie S. Priest, to Charles B. Moore. The document is damaged and much of the information has been lost.
Date: July 3, 1995
Creator: Walden, J. A.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Map of the Mississippi River: from its source to the mouth of the Missouri

Description: Map shows cities and settlements, mining activity, Native American villages, military outposts, and marshes. Includes notes and illustration. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,718,000].
Date: 1895
Creator: King, N. (Nicholas), 1771-1812
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Portrait of a Mother and Her Two Children]

Description: Black and white portrait of Hansigne Larsen Wind and her two children, Ebbe and Abelone. Hansigne is seated in a wooden chair and is dressed in a long, dark gown. The children are standing on either side of Hansigne, with their arms placed in her lap. The back of the mat has a handwritten note which says, "Leaving Iowa to visit mother's family taken in 1895. Mother Ebbe. Daddy left for Tex in 1894, Oct. We 3 joined him here in June 1895."
Date: 1895
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society