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Blacksmith Shop in Denmark

Description: Copy negative of workers standing outside of a blacksmith shop in Denmark. The men and women are grouped around a piece of machinery outside of the large brick building. The women, who are all dressed in formal attire, are standing to the right of the machinery. The men are dressed in work clothes. Carl Harton is identified in the photograph with a hand-written note.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Portrait of a Man with a Mustache]

Description: Photograph of a head-on portrait of a middle-aged man with a mustache. He is wearing a suit, a collared shirt, and a patterned tie. The man has a complacent expression on his face. There is a handwritten note in Spanish on the back of the photograph that translates to read, "Trevino as Mediator of the Gospel for over 30 years of the Presbyterian Church. Studied at the first school of Mr. Belber H.B. Pratt in Laredo Texas 1896.
Date: unknown
Creator: Reyes Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Letter from A. Rilley to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 7, 1896]

Description: Letter from A. Rilley to her friend, Junia Roberts Osterhout, discussing local news and pensions. Rilley wanted Junia's husband to investigate whether she qualified for a pension since he was running for a position in Congress and might know more. She wrote of others who had received pensions in Texas, including veterans and family members, and about two women she had renting her home.
Date: May 7, 1896
Creator: Rilley, A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

Nell's topographical map of the state of Colorado.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Colorado land offices, Native American reservations, land grants, counties, township grid, cities, towns, timber reserves, railroads, roads, irrigation canals, and natural features. Relief shown by contours, hachures and spot heights. Includes text and index. Scale [1:633,600].
Date: 1896
Creator: Nell, Louis
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand McNally & Co.'s Pennsylvania.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Pennsylvania counties, towns, and railroads. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1896
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Massachusetts.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Massachusetts railroads, counties, cities and towns. Inset: Environs of Boston. Includes index of chief cities and key to railroads. Relief shown by hachures.
Date: 1896
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Camilla Wallace to Charles B. Moore, May 10, 1896]

Description: Letter from Camilla Wallace to Charles B. Moore in which she discusses the William Boyd family. She says she met "Auntie" and was impressed. She says that she has never known anyone else that old. She says that Mollie Moore and family are living on a coffee plantation in Mexico. She says she the fruit grown in Grand Junction, Colorado are the source of most of the funds in the valley. Camilla requests the last letter her father wrote the last day of his life that is in the possession of Charles Moore. She thanks Charles Moore for the family history he sent to her.
Date: May 10, 1896
Creator: Wallace, Camilla
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Camilla Wallace to Charles Moore, October 19, 1896]

Description: Letter from Camilla Wallace to Charles B. Moore in which she relates the health of her family; a trip up a mountain and its impact on the health of Tom; Will has a new camera; and her plans to join the camera club. Will is the secretary of the irrigation company. She is helping with the office work, which she enjoys. She plans to vote for William Jennings Bryan in the hopes of changing policies.
Date: October 19, 1896
Creator: Wallace, Camilla
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles and Mary Moore, November 30, 1896]

Description: Letter from Laura Jernigan to Charles and Mary Moore in which she informs them that Linnet is doing well in school with Lizzie Jernigan. She states that Jack is serving on the grand jury again. She updates them on the weather and family and friends. She also writes about soap making. It looks like one sheet of paper is missing from the letter.
Date: November 30, 1896
Creator: Jernigan, Laura
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Deed, January 22, 1896]

Description: Deed for property in Collin County, Texas formerly owned by H. S. Moore, deceased, and divided between his brother and sister Charles B. Moore and Julia S. Rucker. Julia Rucker sells the property to Charles B. Moore. The deed is dated January 22, 1896.
Date: January 22, 1896
Creator: Walden, J. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Envelope for C. B. Moore]

Description: Envelope with the name C. B. Moore across it. A note on the left side indicates that it was used to hold the deeds to the land he owned from 1866 to 1896 in Collin County, Texas.
Date: January 22, 1896
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Territory of New Mexico.

Description: Map shows township grid, railroads, trails, Native American reservations, military reservations, forests, private land grants, and mining activity. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:760,320].
Date: 1896
Creator: United States General Land Office
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Postcard Ad for Sideshow

Description: Copy negative of an ad for sideshow attraction "Hopp the Frog Boy." At the top is a picture of the man with an unknown medical condition, and below is a paragraph about him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s South Carolina.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century South Carolina counties, towns, post offices, railroad lines and stations. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1896
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s New Hampshire.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New Hampshire counties, towns, and railroads. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 614,400].
Date: 1896
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand McNally & Co.'s new 11 x 17 map of Wyoming.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Wyoming counties, rivers, railroads, towns, mining activity, and oil and coal fields; Yellowstone National Park. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:3,800,000].
Date: [1896..1909]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of Wyoming]

Description: Map shows counties, Native American reservations, rivers, railroads, towns, and military posts; Yellowstone National Park. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,840,000].
Date: [1896..1909]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from Ora Osterhout to her Family, November 22, 1822]

Description: Letter from Ora Osterhout to her family regarding her arrival at Austin. She detailed her trip down there and told her family that she had arrived safely. Ora enrolled in the local university after she settled into the boarding school. Included is an envelope addressed to "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout."
Date: November 22, 1896
Creator: Osterhout, Ora
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

Fredericksburg 50th Jubilee

Description: Photograph of the 50th Fredericksburg Jubilee. Men on horseback are lined up at the front. Several men are dressed in Native American clothing.
Date: 1896
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library