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Ruins at Phantom Hill Texas

Description: Copy negative of two pictures. The first is of V. C. Perini standing next to part of an old building with trees at the ruins of Fort Phantom Hill, Texas. The second is of Bud Perini standing by another old building at the ruins of Fort Phantom Hill. There are handwritten notes at the bottom of the photographs.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Postcard of Cannon; Postcard of Weapons Magazine

Description: Copy photograph of two images. In the top image, several uniformed soldiers load a cannon. In the top left corner is a poem, which reads, "I'd like to load a gun like this/With a message and perhaps a kiss/To let you know how proud I am/That you have backed up Uncle Sam." The bottom image shows the weapons magazine of Fort Phantom Hill. The magazine is a small stone building. A cow walks in front. The bottom text reads, "Magazine at Fort Phantom Hill, near Abilene, Texas. Commanded by Robert E. Lee, in 1852. Mrs. L.B. Bradfield. Pub."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Ft. Phantom Hill Ruins

Description: Copy photograph of two images of ruins at Fort Phantom Hill. The left image shows two stone structures that resemble smoke stacks. The structures face each other and there are trees in between. The right image shows a close up of one of the structures.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Ft. Phantom Hill Ruins

Description: Copy photograph of two horses at Fort Phantom Hill. One of the horses is young. A wooden building is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Jones County

Description: Cadastral map of Jones County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some properties are outlined in color and marked, including the Deaf and Dumb Asylum, the Orphan Asylum, and the Blind Asylum lands. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: May 1879
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Shackelford County

Description: Cadastral map of Shackelford County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some properties and features are shaded in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: July 8, 1859
Creator: Von Rosenberg, W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Shackelford County

Description: Cadastral map of Shackelford County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some borders and notes are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 24, 1878
Creator: Blau, F. G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Taylor County

Description: Cadastral map of Taylor County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Bodies of water are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: January 18, 1879
Creator: Wise, Louis C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Jones County

Description: Map of Jones County, Texas, including the Panhandle Plains region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 5, 1859
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[Postcard of Fort Phantom Hill]

Description: Postcard of Fort Phantom Hill in Abilene, Texas. A handwritten note addressed to Miss Helen H. Aten from Woodrow W. Aten says "Dear Helen and all- Was on a picnic today and climbed Castle Peak and have a little sun burn as a [?] of the very nice day. We have had several hard showers including a little hail. Things have turned green again. Doesn't take long for them to turn brown. As ever, Woodrow."
Date: May 21, 1944
Creator: Aten, Woodrow W.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Heritage, Volume 15, Number 3, Summer 1997

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: Summer 1997
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation