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The MK and T : Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway.

Description: Map shows railroads connecting to the MK and T, Native American reservations in "Indian Territory," and New mexico, military outposts, and mountain ranges. Includes "List of the cities, towns, and stations located on the line of the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway in Texas", information on Texas and select Texas counties, and a schedule for major station stops en route between Texas cities and Chicago. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [2,851,000].
Date: [1890..1910]
Creator: Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A B C of Truck Growing

Description: This bulletin outlines the methods and best practices of commercial truck farming in the state of Texas. It provides an A to Z list of various crops and detailed information on cultivating each one.
Date: 1910
Creator: Dixon, Sam H.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

["Uncle Frank Davis."]

Description: Hand tinted photograph identified on back as "Uncle Frank Davis." Davis is wearing a suit coat, striped shirt with rounded collar, and dark solid necktie; he has a thick moustache. No known date.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Airplane Crash

Description: Copy negative of an airplane crash. The crash is in a field, and there are several people examining the wreckage.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Men in Saloon; Portrait of Men

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The top picture is a portrait of three men sitting, wearing hats. There is a handwritten note on the picture that says, "Dear John, I will send you the picture of three of my friends. The one with the cane is John Callahan, the next is Bill Hudson, and the next is a (?) Claude." and "Thursday morning the dance was all O. K. Had a big time. Wish you could have been there C. G." The bottom picture is of seven men standing by a doorway in a saloon. Most of them are holding drinks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Man and Woman

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of a man and woman dressed up, standing in front of a studio background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Military Patrol by River

Description: 1 copy negative of a group of military personnel lining the bank of an unknown river. There are mountains in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Young Man

Description: Copy negative of Herman McDaniel. The image photographed is inside of a matte.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Women

Description: Copy negative portrait of two young women named Susie Alford and Myrtle Stevens. They both wear hats and boots and are in dress clothes. The wall behind them is painted with a scene of the outdoors.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Man

Description: 1 copy negative of an unknown man in a conductor's uniform. The photograph appears to be mounted.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Man

Description: 1 copy negative of two photographs. Both of the photographs show an unknown young man. The young man is wearing a suit and tie in both of the photographs. The second photograph has an engraving on the matte.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Simmons Baseball Players; Simmons Baseball Players

Description: 1 copy negative of two photographs. The first photograph shows two Simmons baseball players. There is a group of spectators in the background. The second photograph shows another Simmons baseball player.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girls; Girls by Car

Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. The first image is of Thelma Graves (right) and an unidentified woman posing for a picture in dresses with arms around one another. The second is of Thelma Graves (right) posing with an unidentified woman next to a car. Both women are wearing long coats and hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[A store interior, seeds for sale in tubs.]

Description: Photograph of a store interior. Seeds for sale in tubs at center foreground of picture. Boy standing at right wearing cap and knickers. Identified on back as "N. Levy (store?)-- Lester Van Slyke (boy at right?). Man standing at center wearing a dark suit looks like man identified as Ike Bryan in 1972.093.126. African American man in overalls standing at counter in left background. Image is mounted on a black cardboard matte. Image dimensions: 18.1 cm x 12.8 cm
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

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: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand McNally & Co.'s new business atlas map of Washington.

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows early nineteenth century Washington counties, township grid, Native American reservations, railroads, national parks, and notable physical features.
Date: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Idaho [ Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows early twentieth century Idaho counties, Native American reservations, township grid, railroads, proposed canal system, lava beds, cities, and towns.
Date: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Counter-mounted butcher paper cutter]

Description: Counter-mounted butcher paper cutter. Wooden dowel which held paper roll rests in u-shaped brackets at each end of cutter. Spring-loaded straightedge provides a tearing surface. Unit has holes in base for mounting to counter. Base is braced on one side with a flat metal strip (.5" x 24.4 "); other side is held by a piece of wire. Top of unit is made from a flat wooden bar. (a) is main part. (b) is wooden dowel.
Date: 1910
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

El Atila del sur

Description: Novel with illustrations consisting of line drawings, photographic reproductions, and cartoons. It provides anecdotal information and interviews as well as a fictionalized account of his life. The work focuses not only on Zapata’s military achievements, but also personal information. Includes text of El Plan de Ayala, Zapata's manifesto on land reform.
Date: 1913
Creator: Ribot, Hector
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas at El Paso

Madero y sus detractores, por varios maderistas.

Description: Book containing short essays (sometimes anonymous) on the theme of revolutionary politics, many works relating to Francisco Madero, the Mexican president who was assassinated in 1913. Notably, it was published in El Paso, Texas by supporters in exile.
Date: 1917
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas at El Paso

[Iron with a wooden handle]

Description: It is made of iron, but is plated with a silver unknown metal. Above the back of the iron is a plug in for a cord. The handle is wood and has been burned underneath. The handle is bolted to the iron.
Date: 1910
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Idaho.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Idaho counties, Native American reservations, township grid, railroads, proposed canal system, lava beds, cities, and towns. Includes index, explanation, number key to railroads. Scale [ca. 1:1,647,360].
Date: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Helen Moore and Essie Monday riding horses in Taviche, Mexico]

Description: Two women in white riding clothes sit on horseback in front of a one-story building near a third horse which is saddled but has no rider. The woman on the far left is Helen Moore. On the back of the photograph is written: "Taviche Mexico Dr. Monday's home Essie Monday Helen Moore 1910".
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public 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: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library