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[Petition in the Court of Claims, William C. Wright]

Description: Petition filed in the court of claims: William C. Wright v. The United States and the Comanche and Kiowa Tribes of Indians. The subject of the petition is a theft of horses from William C. Wright by members of a Native American tribe. He filed a claim, but it was not fulfilled. A handwritten note on the back of the last page describes a testimony given as part of the case.
Date: July 1, 1891
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Court of Claims, Indian Depredations, No. 6640 Evidence for Claimant]

Description: Booklet containing evidence for claimant for the Court of Claims case William C. Wright v. The United States and Kiowa and Comanche Indians, or Indian Depredations, No. 6640. The document includes depositions of William C. Wright, Allen Simpson, Daniel Bromley, Isaac D. Ferguson, John W. Gober, Robert H. Hopkins, John Skaggs, Austin Popinaw, Matthew Gray, John Hudson, and Lock S. Forester.
Date: 1898
Partner: Denton Public Library

The Best of Texas Folk and Folklore: 1916-1954

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about folklore in Texas and Mexico, including folk songs and ballads, ghost stories, Mexican animal tales, sermons, stories about games and celebrations, folklore of Texas plants, and information about folk remedies. The index begins on page 349.
Date: 1998
Creator: Texas Folklore Society
Partner: UNT Press

[News Script: Indians]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Kiowa tribal chairman J.T. Goombi visiting Fort Worth to spread awareness of the yearly American Indian Exposition in Anadarko, Oklahoma.
Date: July 10, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Sky is My Tipi

Description: Collection stories about the Kiowa and Apache Indians, coyotes and other animals, cooking, and other miscellaneous folklore. The index begins on page 237.
Date: 1949
Creator: Boatright, Mody Coggin
Partner: UNT Press

Heritage, Summer 2006

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 2006
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

The Comanche Country, 1875

Description: Military map of the Indian Territory in the Great Plains, showing Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Kansas. The map includes military trails and posts (abandoned and occupied). State lines, towns, railroads, bodies of water, and areas of elevation are also included. Towns enclosed in brackets were established after 1875. Relief shown in hachures.
Date: 1933
Creator: Riney, W. A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Indian-Campaign of 1868 & 9.

Description: Map of the Washita Campaign, showing exploration routes, rivers and streams, railroads, and Indian Territory for portions of Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. Scale [1:1,126,400] (10 miles to 9/16 of an inch).
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Map of Texas - 1876]

Description: Map of Texas and the Indian Territory of what is now Oklahoma, showing towns, roads, railroads, county lines, bodies of water, and other geologic features, with relief shown in hachures. Small portions of Louisiana, Arkansas, Missouri, and New Mexico are also shown. There is an inset map of West Texas and a portion of Mexico in the lower-left corner, showing El Paso, Pecos, and Presidio Counties.
Date: 1876
Creator: Woodruff, L. C. & Sitgreaves, L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

A. R. Roessler's Latest Map of the State of Texas (2).

Description: Map of West Texas, showing counties and Indian Territory. The map includes towns, railroads, bodies of water, and other geologic features, with relief shown in hachures. The map also includes an inset map showing agricultural districts and soil varieties (lower-left corner), an illustration of the General Land Office in Austin, and notes on geology and mineral rocks.
Date: 1874
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

A. R. Roessler's Latest Map of the State of Texas.

Description: Map of Texas, showing counties and Indian Territory. The map includes towns, roads, railroads, bodies of water, and other geologic features, with relief shown in hachures. The map also includes illustrations of the Texas State Capitol and of the General Land Office in Austin, an inset map showing agricultural districts and soil varieties (lower-left), and notes on geology and mineral rocks.
Date: 1874
Creator: Mittendorfer, M. V.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library