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[Nieves Colomo with three of her children]

Description: Nieves Colomo is sitting in the center of the photograph, surrounded by three of her children. Elva is standing to the left of her mother. Luis is sitting on Nieves' lap and Manuel is to the right of his mother.
Date: [c. 1927]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[William Blackshear on the Deck of the S.S. Pres. Harding]

Description: William S. Blackshear standing on the deck of the S.S. Harding, the ship that took him across to Oxford, where he attended school. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: September 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

["Boys will be boys"]

Description: Page of photos of male Weatherford College students, names unknown. Title of the page is "Boys will be boys." Photos taken in 1927: Weatherford, Texas.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Weatherford College

Clara Bean

Description: Photograph of a lady with a decorative cord. Photo of Clara Bean, a member of the order of the Eastern Star in Van Horn, TX.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Clark Hotel Museum

[One story wood house with front porch]

Description: Photograph (copy) of a one story wood house with front porch that has brick supports. House has wooden gate that leads to the front steps. Wire/wood fence around house. Scanned image is of the copy.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Rand McNally popular map of Georgia.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Georgia counties, railroads, cities, and towns. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,964,160].
Date: 1927
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Lectureship Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of visiting preachers standing on the front steps of a brick building on the Abilene Christian College campus. All of the men wear suits, and many of the preachers in the first row have their hats held in their hands.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

United States.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century United States canals, state boundaries, lakes, rivers, major cities and towns. Scale [ca. 6,900,000].
Date: [1907..1927]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps of Canada and Mexico]

Description: Map shows county boundaries railroads, and major cities and towns for Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and Prince Edward Island. Insets: [Overview map of Canada on the North American continent] and "Montreal." Scale [ca. 1:21,000,000].
Date: 1907?/1927?
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Maps of all Texas counties [Front Cover].

Description: Front cover of an Atlas that shows the land patents, block and tract numbers, landowners, towns, and railroads in each Texas county.
Date: 1927?
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Maps of all Texas counties [Front Cover].

Description: Inside front cover of an Atlas that shows the land patents, block and tract numbers, landowners, towns, and railroads in each Texas county.
Date: 1927?
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Dedication Stone

Description: Pinkish stone engraved with this message: “Dedicated to the -- Pioneers of West Tex. -- By Seniors 27.” The edges of the stone are not smooth, and a piece appears to be missing from the top.
Date: 1927
Partner: McMurry University Library

Know Your Enemy: Japan!

Description: A pamphlet published during World War II about Japan, organized into sections answering ten questions: I. How large is the Japanese Empire? -- II. Is Japan self-sufficient in food? -- III. Is Japan self-sufficient in raw materials? -- IV. How will Japan's conquests in Southern Asia affect her raw material position? -- V. If Japan is so poor in raw materials, how was she able to become a great industrial power? -- VI. What are the present living standards of the Japanese people? -- VII. Who owns Japanese banks and industry? -- VIII. How is Japan governed? -- IX. Are there Trade Unions in Japan? -- X. What is Japan's naval and military strength?
Date: 1942
Creator: Jenkinson, Anthony
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Portrait of Infant

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of baby John Allen Ater in white clothing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Harvard Medical School to Dr. Meyer Bodansky - May 24, 1927]

Description: Letter to Dr. Meyer Bodansky dated May 24, 1927 from the Department of Biological Chemistry at Harvard Medical School, stating that Dr. Bodansky does not need permission to quote descriptions from the Harvard Medical Journals, but may need permission to quote information from laboratory manuals.
Date: unknown
Creator: Harvard Medical School.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Manitoba.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Manitoba, Canada major cities and towns, lakes, and existent or proposed railroads. Includes distances from ports. Scale [ca. 1:10,700,000].
Date: [1912..1927]
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Campsite]

Description: Photograph of a campsite, with a tent and a campfire visible. A small note on the back of the photograph says "honey moon."
Date: January 21, 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Marching On: The Conquest Campaign of Texas Baptists

Description: Text discussing the progress of the "Conquest Campaign" started to raise money to offset the debts of the missionary, educational, and benevolent work of the Baptist General Convention of Texas. It includes an overview of the financial crisis of the organization and statements regarding the work of Baptists in Texas including Baptist universities and other schools, hospitals, foreign missions, and other aspects of the campaign.
Date: 1927~
Creator: Conquest Campaign of Texas
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

Three Ladies

Description: Copy negative of four people outside in front of a house. There is an older woman sitting in a chair, another older woman standing behind her on the left, a young woman standing on the right, and a baby on the right beside the woman in the chair. The names of three of the people are Mrs. W. S. Hunt, Mrs. Eula Lockett, and Lillie Lockett.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Scouting, Volume 75, Number 4, September 1987

Description: Bi-monthly publication of the Boy Scouts of America, written for Boy Scout leaders, officials, and others interested in the work of the Scouts. It includes articles about events and activities, updates from the national headquarters, topical columns and essays, and news from various chapters nationwide. A table of contents appears on page 3.
Date: September 1987
Creator: Boy Scouts of America
Partner: Boy Scouts of America National Scouting Museum

The Bronco, Yearbook of Simmons University, 1928

Description: Yearbook for Simmons University in Abilene, Texas includes photos of and information about the school, student body, professors, and organizations. Advertisers', general, and students' indexes start on page 288.
Date: 1928
Creator: Simmons University
Item Type: Yearbook
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library