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Railroad Survey Crew Poses in Front of Tent, c. 1902

Description: Railroad survey crew posing with survey instruments, c. 1902. Members of the Chicago, Rock Island, and Gulf survey crew that prepared a ten-mile stretch of track between Dallas and Ft. Worth pose in their camp in coats and ties. C. P. Schulze, brother of crew foreman J. O. Schulze, is standing second from the right. J. O. Schulze co-founded the town of Irving in 1903.
Date: c. 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Wyoming [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows township grid, counties, Native American reservations, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features.
Date: 1902
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Man Posing with a Horse at Surveyors' Camp, c. 1902

Description: A man and a horse in a field with survey crew camp in background, c. 1902. A Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf survey crew surveyed a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas in 1902. Two of the members remained behind and founded the town of Irving along the tracks in 1903.
Date: c. 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Railroad Survey Crew Poses for Photo in Camp, c. 1902

Description: Railroad survey crew with surveying instruments, c. 1902. Members of the Chicago, Rock Island, and Gulf survey crew, who worked a ten-mile stretch of track between Dallas and Fort Worth, pose in their camp with their surveying instruments.
Date: c. 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Underground water map, Wyoming, Laramie sheet.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Laramie, Wyoming railroads, towns, canals, and groundwater depth. Includes legend. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Wyoming.

Description: Map shows township grid, counties, Native American reservations, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Includes index and key to railroads. Relief shown by hachures. In left margin: [index to] "Chief Cities." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,520,640].
Date: 1902
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Harry James Jefferies holding a newspaper]

Description: Photograph of Harry James Jefferies who is the brother of Mrs. Carl Weaver. Back of photo in ink reads: "Harry James Jefferies Born 1886, Died 1918. Jefferies is wearing a striped shirt and is holding an open newspaper in front of him. His eyes appear to be closed or he is looking down at the newspaper. Paper background.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Territory of Arizona

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Arizona Territory geography, Native American reservations, and forest reserves. Includes legend. Relief shown by color. Scale [1:1,393.920].
Date: 1902
Creator: United States General Land Office.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Railroad Survey Crew Members Pose by Tents, c. 1902

Description: Five members of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf survey crew pose in front of a tent in their camp, c. 1902. The crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. They camped on Britain family land in the vicinity of modern-day Nursery Road and the Rock Island railroad track. Two of the crew members remained behind when the rest moved on to the next job. They purchased 80 acres of land from the English and founded the town of Irving along the tracks between Dallas and Fort Worth in 1903.
Date: 1902~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Railroad Survey Crew Poses Along the Side of a Ravine, c. 1902

Description: Members of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf Railway survey crew pose along the banks of a ravine, c. 1902. The crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. While in Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth. Two of the crew members remained behind and founded the town of Irving along the tracks between Dallas and Fort Worth in 1903.
Date: 1902~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Railroad Survey Crew Members Pose with Survey Instruments, c. 1902

Description: Members of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf survey crew posing with their instruments, c. 1902. The crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth. Two crew members remained behind and founded the town on Irving along the tracks in 1903.
Date: 1902~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

Railroad Survey Crew Members Sitting on a Flat Car, c. 1902

Description: Members of a Chicago, Rock Island & Gulf Railway survey crew pose on a flat car, c. 1902. The crew worked in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. In Texas, they worked a ten-mile stretch between Dallas and Fort Worth. Two of the crew members remained in the area and founded the town of Irving along the tracks in 1903.
Date: 1902~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Irving Archives

[Report Card for Edith Wilson]

Description: Report card for Edith Wilson for the 1901-1902 school year. It shows marks in deportment, attendance, punctuality, application, neatness, general history, geometry, physics, Latin, English composition, literture, and literary work.
Date: 1901/1902
Creator: Roachdale High School
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

U. S. reservations, Puget Sound.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Puget Sound, Washington existing and proposed military posts and reservations, proposed improvements; islands and waterways, nearby cities and towns; measurements between some points. Scale not given.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch map of proposed army camp site at West Point, Ky.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, bridges, towns, post offices, springs, creeks, rivers, and gas leases for Hardin County and portions of Meade and Bullitt Counties; street layout for town of West Point. Includes notes on terrain, soil, lumber, and population. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale 1:126,720 (2 miles = 1 inch).
Date: 1902
Creator: Parker, James
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch map of proposed army camp site at West Point, Ky.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, bridges, towns, post offices, springs, creeks, rivers, and gas leases in Hardin County, Kentucky and portions of Meade and Bullitt counties. The street layout for the town of West Point is also indicated. Includes notes on terrain, soil, lumber, and population. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale 1:24,000.
Date: 1902
Creator: Parker, James
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sargent Ranch, Monterey Property, California.

Description: Map shows Monterey, California roads, township grid, mining activity, towns, acreage and owners of several major ranches and other land tracts during the early twentieth century. English and Spanish text. Cadastral map. Scale not given.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[United States Land Office Deed, September 20, 1902]

Description: United States Land Office, Department of the Interior, deed to Willis David of Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico for the reclamation of desert land. He paid $20.00 for 80 acres of arid land. Desert Lands acts of 1877 and 1891 provided for the sales of arid lands with the buyers' promise to develop the land through irrigation.
Date: 1902
Creator: Leland, Howard
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Quit Claim Deed, December 30, 1902]

Description: Quit-Claim Deed from Willie F. Davis and wife to James Forstad in Chaves County, Territory in New Mexico on December 30, 1902.
Date: December 30, 1903
Creator: Gayle, F. P.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Claude White to C. B. Moore, January 1902]

Description: Letter from Claude White to his father-in-law, C. B. Moore, in which he gives his views on the loss of friends or their injury in war. He says that he has not changed his view of Miss Minny, "the old maid school teacher." He also states that Linnet married "not wealth but brains education industry and morals...."
Date: January 1902
Creator: White, Claude
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Receipt for Life Insurance, December 1, 1902]

Description: Receipt for the payment of a premium due to the Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Company. The receipt was issued on December 1, 1902 on the life of Claude D. White.
Date: December 1, 1909
Creator: Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Company
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections