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Texas.

Description: Map shows pioneer roads and trails, state and national parks and forests, counties, lakes, and continental shelf of the Gulf Coast. Includes legend. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,750,000].
Date: 1971
Creator: Texas General Land Office
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows pioneer roads and trails, state and national parks and forests, counties, lakes, and continental shelf of the Gulf Coast. Includes legend. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,750,000].
Date: 1971
Creator: Texas General Land Office.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Jack Rogers]

Description: Jack Rogers served as Mayor of Palestine from 1971 until 1975 and then again from 1979 until 1981.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

Atmosphere and Temperature

Description: This booklet gives an overview of atmosphere and temperature as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information about "Pressure scale measurement, isobars, forces that affect winds, high and low pressure systems and associate weather[-]formation prevailing wind belts." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Date: January 1971
Creator: Christy, J. J.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Moisture and Clouds

Description: This booklet gives an overview of moisture and cloud formations as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information about "Cloud formation, international classification, abbreviations, and symbols" as well as "General flight conditions associated with stratiform and cumuliform clouds." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Date: June 1971
Creator: Christy, J. J.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Icing

Description: This booklet gives an overview of icing as it relates to aviation. It includes information on "Three types of icing and associated cloud formations and temperatures" as well as "Hazards and flight procedures in icing", according to the scope notes on the title page. The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Date: February 1971
Creator: Snyder, Henry W.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Pressure and Wind

Description: This booklet gives an overview of pressure and wind as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes an "Explanation of the effects of pressure in the atmosphere to include altimeter error, identity of the standard reference plane, identity of and weather connected with high and low pressure systems plus associated winds." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Date: May 1971
Creator: Christy, J. J.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Radar Summary Chart

Description: This booklet gives an overview of radar summary charts as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes an "Introduction to Radar Summary Charts." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on page 14.
Date: August 1971
Creator: Maerk, Allen E.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Winds Aloft

Description: This booklet gives an overview of winds aloft, as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes information about "Winds aloft, modes of observation, forecasts and charts." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Date: May 1971
Creator: Snyder, Henry W.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

[Photograph of Yankee Doodle at Sing Song]

Description: Photograph of a group of students preforming Lady Liberty and Yankee Doodle at Sing Song. The students wear red, white, and blue costumes with stars and American flags.
Date: 1971
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Air Masses

Description: This booklet gives an overview of air masses as they relate to aviation. According to the scope notes on the title page, it includes an "Explanation of the classification of air masses; weather associated with particular air masses; [and the] trajectory and source region of air masses that invade the United States." The text also has self-evaluation questions printed throughout, with the answers printed on the last page.
Date: February 1971
Creator: Snyder, Henry W.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Portrait of Man

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of General John D. Ryan, Chief of Staff of the USAF at a Chamber of Commerce banquet. He is in uniform, sitting behind a desk holding a pen to paper with a flag behind him.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Migration of Our Feathered Friends

Description: This report discusses the migration of birds in the United States with descriptions and illustrations of those that are found in Texas and the Gulf Coast area.
Date: December 13, 1971
Creator: Gilly, Debra K.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Phyllis George portrait]

Description: Photograph of Miss America 1971 winner, Phyllis George. She wears her crown, a long sleeve dress, and is holding a staff. Signed on photograph: "Best of Luck Always, Phyllis George - Miss America 1971."
Date: 1971
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man and child with hunting game]

Description: Photograph of Frank Cuellar Sr. and Frank Cuellar III next to a hanged game. Written on bottom: "Frank Sr. and Frank III - Waley Fall Ranch 1971."
Date: 1971
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Mimms Ranch]

Description: Mimms Ranch in Marfa, Texas. A barbed wire fence extends from the far right corner to the left center of the photograph. The land is barren apart from a small hilly area at the horizon.
Date: April 1971
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Tools of the cowboy on Edwards' fence]

Description: Group of cowboy items on Edwards' fence. Clockwise: blanket, cowboy hat, cowboy saddle with blanket, and cowboy boots resting on a bale of hay. All of the items are leaning against a tall fence. A local farm is behind the items.
Date: April 1971
Creator: Edwards, Janet
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library