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[Photograph of U.S.S. General H.W. Butner]

Description: Copy negative of U.S.S. General H. W. Butner in China. The ship is facing to the right and is anchored. The text on the front reads, "U.S.S. General H.W. Butner (AP. 113) 1946 at Smai China." The text on the back reads, "U.S.S. General H.W. Butler - Transported to Chine - 1946. Bill Nesbit."
Date: unknown
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[News Clip: China typhoon]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a typhoon in China. This b-roll footage shows storm damage including downed trees. This footage was broadcast at 5pm.
Date: October 11, 1999
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: KFC/China]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5 P.M.
Date: November 12, 1987
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Japan and South China Seas.

Description: Map shows geography, political boundaries, towns, and cities in Japan and part of China. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Includes location diagram. Scale [ca. 1:4,000,000].
Date: 1945
Creator: United States Army Map Service
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Four Persons Share a Cup of Tea]

Description: Photograph of Barbara Jordan on her trip to China, sharing a cup of tea with three unidentified gentlemen. Jordan is wearing a dark-colored dress, and the three men are wearing light-colored suits.
Date: September 1974
Creator: United States. Department of State.
Partner: Texas Southern University

[Six Persons Share a Cup of Tea]

Description: Photograph of Barbara Jordan in China with the US Government Contingent sharing a cup of tea. Jordan is wearing a dark-colored dress, with four men in light-colored suits, and a man in a dark-colored suit.
Date: September 1974
Creator: United States. Department of State.
Partner: Texas Southern University

Seed Cotton Elevator

Description: Patent for a gin-feeder cotton elevator. This grain elevator features a cotton trunk that helps to sort the grain.
Date: January 17, 1900
Creator: Harris, George
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Magni Mogolis Imperivm

Description: Map shows "Indostan" [central and upper India] and Bengal, and adjacent areas of Persia, the Tartan empire, and China. Includes illustrations of ships and elephants. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: [1662..1665]
Creator: Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Wave Motor

Description: Patent for an improvement to wave motors, intended to use "the force of waves as motive power for operating machinery" (lines 9-10).
Date: July 11, 1911
Creator: Ford, William W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oral History Interview with W. A. Henderson, September 20, 2003

Description: Interview with W. A. (Bill) Henderson, a pilot during World War II. He discusses his time as a bombardier and navigator on a B-24 in the China-Burma-India Theater. His crew hit the bridge over River Kwai (Mae Klong) while making bombing runs along the Burma Railway and also flew runs to supply gasoline to various bases in China, India and Burma. He relates anecdotes about the food and living quarters on the bases and the time he saved his co-pilot's life. He helped his co-pilot land the plane after a bullet tore through the plane's nose wheel and injured the man's leg.
Date: September 20, 2003
Creator: Johnson, Kep & Henderson, W. A.
Partner: National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation

[Letter from Corporal Park B. Fielder to his family, August 12, 1945]

Description: Letter from Corporal Park B. Fielder to his family, on August 12, 1945, relating his reaction and that of the soldiers in his outfit to the news that Japan has surrendered and the war is over. He is delighted at the thought of coming home and starting a family.
Date: August 12, 1945
Creator: Fielder, Park B.
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum