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Molokai.

Description: Map shows crown and government lands, villages, harbors, volcanic peaks, government roads, ponds, and awards. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:90,000].
Date: 1897
Creator: Hawaii. Oihana Ana Aina Aupuni.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oklahoma and Indian Territory.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century "Indian Territory" [Oklahoma] counties, township grid, areas of Native American habitation, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Inset: [Map of westernmost Beaver County in the Oklahoma panhandle]. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,647,360].
Date: 1897
Creator: Century Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Pennsylvania, Eastern Part.

Description: Map shows the counties, railroads, canals, cities, towns, and notable physical features in late nineteenth century Pennsylvania. Layout of streets, roads, and railroads in the Philadelphia area shown on inset. Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,013,760].
Date: 1897
Creator: Century Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

C. B. Moore Tax List

Description: A list of taxable items; including acres of land, animal stock, equipment, cash on hand, and notes on hand.
Date: January 1, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Moore, November 20, 1897]

Description: Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Moore that covers his activities, the weather, the crops, and the farm's animals. He wrote that Linnet was invited to a party. He also shares his views on several members of their community. He recounts the work to churn butter. He also writes about building a chimney. He recounts Linnet's work around the house and on the farm.
Date: November 20, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Ann Moore, November 24, 1897]

Description: Letter from Charles B. Moore to his wife, Mary Moore, in which he updates her on the new house, the farm work, the health of friends and family. He learned from a letter written by Lizzy Jernigan that Laura Jernigan has been ill.
Date: November 24, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Moore, October 29 - November 1, 1897]

Description: Letter from Charles Moore to his wife Mary in which he writes about a trip Linnet is making to a fair. He also writes about picking cotton; what he has to eat; the pear crop; and requests information on family and friends. He writes about the building project he in involved in. Linnet reports on the fair she attended. She had fun, but the fair was "a poor thing." He said Linnet's trip cost $2.30. He lists who was at the fair and what they did. He discusses the rain and its effect on different crops. He states that there were four new cases of yellow fever at Memphis. He lists the activities and chores performed by Linnet. He updates Mary on the people he has seen and heard from.
Date: October 29, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Linnet and C. B. Moore to Mary Moore and Birdie McGee, Noveber 7, 1893]

Description: Letter from Linnet Moore to her mother, Mary Moore, and her cousin Birdie McGee. Linnet writes about the trip she made with her father to by a cape, some shoes, and some flour. She gives the details of the party she threw and a list of the individuals who attended. She expects the house to be done by next week. Mary Kennedy and her mother are moving to Dallas. She said she was invited on a trip with friends, but could not go as it would require an overnight stay. Charles B. Moore wrote to Mary Moore that the house is ready for the shingles. He updates Mary on the crops; the health of family and friends; her flowers
Date: November 7, 1897
Creator: Moore, Linnet & Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mary Moore to Charles B. and Linnet Moore, November 8, 1897]

Description: Letter from Mary Moore to Charles and Linnet Moore in which she updates them on the health of family and friends; the weather; and the people she has seen or missed seeing. She has plans to visit a grave yard. She writes about the crops and what price farmers are getting for their produce.
Date: November 8, 1897
Creator: Moore, Mary
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Moore, December 2, 1897]

Description: Letter from Charles B. Moore to his wife, Mary Moore, in which he updates her on his activities and what has been happening on the farm. He has a good potato crop and is storing part of it in Linnet's room. He writes that they are experiencing a bad "norther" with snow, strong winds and cold temperatures. He received a letter that said that Laura Jernigan had recovered from her illness.
Date: December 5, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Moore, November 12, 1897]

Description: Letter from Charles B. Moore to his wife Mary in which he writes about the weather, the farm animals, his and Linnet's activities, and a new house that is being built by Bob Bright.
Date: November 12, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A portrait of a young Helen Edmunds Moore]

Description: A formal portrait of a young Helen Edmunds Moore. Her hair is cut short and falls in soft waves. She is wearing a sheer black dress with a scalloped lace neckline. Based on other photographs, she appears to be in her teens or early twenties.
Date: [1897..1906]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

Quanah Parker in Headdress

Description: Quanah Parker, son of Cynthia Ann Parker, in full headdress. He was a Comanche chief. Quanah Parker's daughter Wanada Page Parker told her family that this photo was taken in Washington D.C. when Quanah Parker was there to participate in the inaugural parade of Teddy Roosevelt.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

New Jersey.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New Jersey counties, railroads, interurbans, canals, marshes, cities, towns, and coastal details; greater detail of same on inset. Inset: "Jersey City, Newark, Paterson and Vicinity." Relief shown by hachures and contours. Depths shown by isolines and soundings. Scale [ca. 1:696,960].
Date: 1897
Creator: Century Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Century atlas, New York, northern and eastern part.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New York railroads, canals, counties, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:1,013,760].
Date: 1897
Creator: Century Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Century atlas, New York, western part.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New York counties, canals, railroads, cities, towns, military posts, battle grounds; gas fields, points of interest, roads, canals, railroads, military facilities, city layouts, and Native American reservations on insets. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes notes and dates of historic events. Scale [ca. 1:1,013,760].
Date: 1897
Creator: Century Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the counties of Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Genesee, Wyoming, Livingston and Monroe, State of New York, shows the exchanges and toll lines of The Bell Telephone Company of Buffalo : Buffalo, N.Y.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New York exchange or branch offices, toll line stations, and exchange and territory boundaries; county boundaries, roads, cities, towns, railroads, and lakes. Scale [ca. 1:399,802].
Date: 1897
Creator: Bell Telephone Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Alaska.

Description: Map shows military posts, towns and ports, coastal detail, and notable geographic features in Alaska and the adjacent portion of western Canada; Klondike region, glaciers, and volcanoes. Includes index of districts and chief cities with populations statistics. Inset: [Map of the Aleutian Islands]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,360,000].
Date: [1897..1900]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Receipt for payment of taxes, November 25, 1897]

Description: Receipt for P. M. Price from Montague county acknowledging payment for land taxes. The receipt is signed by M. & Whaley.
Date: November 25, 1897
Creator: Montague County
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Mary Moore, November 3 - 4, 1897]

Description: Letter from Charles B. Moore to his wife Mary in which he expresses happiness that she is out of danger of contracting "yellow jack" (yellow fever). He hopes that Mary will be able to visit with Sally Thornhill. He says that he went to town with Linnet to buy flour, shoes, and other supplies. He said that he has acquired a new supply of pork. He states that it is hard to make up a party as boarding schools have taken so many of the young people away from the neighborhood. He updates Mary on the health and activities of family and friends.
Date: November 3, 1897
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections