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Texas Highway Department official map.

Description: Map shows mid-twentieth century Texas highways, counties, cities and towns, state parks, forests, airports, and military bases. Includes indexes to state parks and forests. Insets: "Fort Worth-Dallas," "Tyler-Marshall," "Houston-Galveston," "Houston," "San Antonio," "Dallas," "Fort Worth," [Galveston], "Beaumont[-] Port Arthur," "Route map of El Paso," "Route map of Corpus Christi," "Route map of Waco," "Route map of Austin," "Route map of Wichita Falls," and "Route map of Amarillo." Relief shown by shading, hachures, and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:2,030,000].
Date: 1945
Creator: Texas. Highway Department.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Demolished Church and Fallen Tree]

Description: Photograph of the remains of a church after a weather disaster. A fallen tree with broken branches is on the rightmost side of the photograph. Behind it, the shingled roof of part of the church is inclined on fragments of wall material and construction posts. The entrance is the only part of the church that is still standing. It is flanked by other demolished parts of roofing, walls, and beams on the right side of the photograph.
Date: 1945
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[El Chico exterior]

Description: Photograph of El Chico Cafe's exterior at night. At least fifty people are seen walking towards the entrance. Frank Cuellar Sr. is seen standing next to the crowd greeting his guests. A neon sign with El Chico Cafe logo is in front of the restaurant next to parked cars. Written on back: "El Chico #1 - Remodeled, 1945 - return to Frank Cuellar Sr."
Date: 1945
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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Description: Certificate issued by the President of the United States -- signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt -- recognizing the loss of Corporal Charles Frazier (A. S. No. 38095183) during his service in World War II.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. President (1933-1945 : Roosevelt)
Partner: UNT Libraries

Portrait of Actor

Description: Copy negative of a picture of Emmett Kelly as a clown with a handwritten note to Mrs. Wally Aiken from him. On the right is a partially visible poster advertising an event with the clown and "Uncle Wally." There is a written note in the middle and a partially visible newspaper page at the bottom.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Older Man with Soldier

Description: Copy negative of a picture of Gene and Wally Akin. Gene is in a soldier's uniform and Wally is on the right. To the left is a handwritten note with a news article partially visible and "George Arliss" written at the top.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People with Truck

Description: Copy negative of the Baker family with a truck on a road in front of a hillside. J. W. Baker is in the cab of the truck, Jerlene Golliher is sitting beside dog Sid Rip on the bed of the truck, James Baker is sitting on the truck bed on the right, and Mary Baker is standing on the right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family in Front of House

Description: Copy negative of a family picture in front of a house. In the back are J. W. and Mary Baker, in the second row are Jerlene Golliher, Louise Dove, and Alva Hudson, and in front is James Baker.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library