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War Map of Mexico

Description: Map shows cities and states in Mexico; overprinted in red with locations of opposing Mexican military factions, U.S. consulates, and U.S. military posts along U.S.-Mexico border and Texas Gulf coast. Includes Index to principal cities and legend. Inset: State of Mexico and surrounding country. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:6,209,280] and Scale [1:2,090,880].
Date: 1913
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Two men in a furniture showroom.]

Description: Photograph of two men in a furniture showroom. Photo is identified on the back in blue pen, "c. 1913 Walter Jones, Charles F. Hillyer." Jones has his elbow on a row of dressers. There is a row of tables stacked to the right of the men. Image is mounted on a black cardboard matte. Image dimensions: 18.0 cm x 12.9 cm
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of Dr. Andrew Hefner from 1913. He is standing, wearing formal attire, and wearing long sideburns.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The sheriff's office at the Court House.

Description: Photograph with black edging, mounted on a gray mat of the sheriff's office at the Court House. Man writing at desk in far left corner. Five men seated in wooden chairs (one on far right holding up a gun and leaning elbow on desk.) Back of photo identifies man at desk as Mr. Oglivy; third from left as H.M. Shannon and M.L. Woolley, Sheriff, at far right. Photo has rip in bottom right corner. Also tear in mat at bottom left.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
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

Central Argentine Railway Map of the Argentine railways, 1913.

Description: Map shows railroads, provincial boundaries, cities and towns, lakes and rivers. Includes references. Insets: "Santa Fé," "Rosario," "Buenos Aires," "Cordoba," "San Francisco," and "Tucuman." Scale [ca. 1:2,000,000].
Date: 1913
Creator: Central Argentine Railway Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Rand McNally new commercial atlas map of Utah, 1913.

Description: Map shows Native American reservations, counties, railroads, township grid, cities, towns, national monuments, and notable physical features; electric lines and steam-electric lines. Includes list of Utah railroads and index. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:950,400].
Date: 1913
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Funeral for Abraham Gonzalez]

Description: Photograph of the funeral for Abraham Gonzalez. The funeral took place in the parlor of the Governors Palace at Chihuahua. The casket is surrounded by officers and military advisers. Text underneath the photograph reads: "Abraham Gonzles [sic] lying in state, governor of the state of Chihuahua."
Date: 1913~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[A portrait of Miss Lavinia Engle]

Description: A photograph of Miss Lavinia Engle as a young woman. She is wearing a dark lace-trimmed dress and her hair is in a braid, wrapped around her head. On the back of the photograph is written: "Miss Lavinia Engle Organizer for the National Women Suffrage Assn 1913 Please return to Mrs. Helen Moore Texas City" On the bottom of the photograph is stamped: "National Women Suffrage Press Bureau, 505 Fifth Ave. New York City."
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

Causas de la revolución en México : y como efectuar la paz

Description: This short treatise, written in Havana in 1913, espouses the land reform goals and ideals of Emiliano Zapata and the Zapatistas while condemning the regimes of Carranza and Huerta,. It proposes an idealized agrarian society with land held in common and a system of "Escuelas Granjas" or rural schools. He deplores the evils of clericalism, plutocracy, and militarism. The three headings in the document are "Manifiesto al Pueblo Mexicano," "Bases Generales," and "Pensamiento de la Revolución: Como educar al Pueblo para la Nueva Reforma."
Date: 1915
Creator: Martínez, Paulino
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: University of Texas at El Paso

[Photograph of W.W. Debating Club]

Description: Photograph of the Abilene Christian College W.W. Debating Club, showing four rows of men in suits. Among those who have been identified include, O.M. Reynolds, Vincent Sikes, Lee Coffman, W. Claude Sikes, Roy Coons.
Date: 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Riverside Drive, Austin

Description: Photograph of a man driving a car on Riverside Drive in Austin. A logo on the side of the car reads "Henderson."
Date: December 10, 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Automobile in Austin]

Description: Photograph of an automobile parked at the curb in front of a house in Austin. The vehicle has a woman in the driver's seat, and two children in the back.
Date: March 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Portrait of Carmen Calvo]

Description: Postcard of Carmen Calvo, addressed to Federica and Virgilio Abreu. Carmen is standing and facing left, with her right arm tucked behind her. The photograph is embroidered with blue, cream, and pink stitches in the form of a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Witte Museum

[A portrait of Willie Wedell & John Anizan]

Description: A formal portrait of two men. The man on the left, identified on the back as Willie Wedell, is sitting on a stool. The man on the right, identified as John Anizan, is standing with his right hand resting on the other man's left shoulder. Both men are dressed in two-piece dark suits with white dress shirts and bowties. Their jackets are open. John Anizan wears a pocket watch clipped to his jacket lapel and a pen or pencil in his jacket pocket. On the back of the postcard is written: "Dear Sister This Picture was taken when I come from worke Dont I look bored I got fired last night and put Back to work again Wel BYBY Wm. J. Wedell." The postcard is stamped "Savannah Photo Co. 24 E. Broughton Savannah Ga." It is addressed to Mrs. A. Pike Texas City Texas. The card is postmark stamped: "May 28 1913 5 - PM Savannah Ga." Written in ink over the back of the postcard are " X John Anizan brother of Tony" and "X Willie Wedell."
Date: May 28, 1913
Creator: Savannah Photo Co.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Generals' Meeting]

Description: Photograph of generals at a horse track in Juarez, Mexico. U.S. General Scott is shown speaking with Francisco Villa. Colonel Matt Winn, Major Mickie and General Fierro are also present.
Date: 1913~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Varnished/Lacquered scythe]

Description: Varnished/Lacquered scythe with two handles one at the bottom and one in the middle. All iron parts are painted black. Blade is attached at the top with two iron rings that slide on and off.
Date: 1912/1913
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Automobile]

Description: Photograph of an automobile parked on the side of a dirt road, with tall grass covering a wire fence. A nearby fence post has a sign on it that says, "Ocean Highway." The vehicle has a sign on its back that says, "Excuse My Dust" and a barrel hanging from it reads "1081 Austin."
Date: September 20, 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Sunset Route

Description: Photograph of a railroad running along the Pecos River on the Sunset Route. Utility lines and a wire fence are visible between the railroad and the river.
Date: April 10, 1913
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library