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The Early History of Floyd County

Description: This book discusses the history of Floyd County, Texas, including the general organization of the county, the first settlers and settlements, battles, expeditions, and notable individuals. The index begins on page 141.
Date: 1947
Creator: Hall, Claude V.
Partner: UNT Libraries

The Early Settlers Life in Texas

Description: This book describes the early history of Hill County, located in Texas, including the author's trip to Texas, information about the first settlers, prominent men, Native American massacres, government, and the general organization of the county.
Date: 1963
Creator: Kirkpatrick, A. Y.
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Woman in American Indian Garb]

Description: Photograph of a woman wearing American Indian garb, including a feather headdress, bead necklaces, ornate belts, and leather frill on the clothing. She is standing next to a wire chair in front of a painted backdrop of windows and drapes.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mugg, Kilo
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Speech: Veteran Benefits for Individuals who Served in Civilian Capacity in the Armed Forces]

Description: Copy of two pages from the Congressional Record containing a speech by Texas Representative Olin Teague regarding pending bills that would grant civilian veterans benefits as well as the history of Avenger Field. The pages include other text, including partial text before the speech discussing a memorial dance for Jess Nevarez, his service in the military, his involvement with his community and church and supplemental statements to Teague's speech after his statements.
Date: April 6, 1977
Creator: United States. Congress.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter to an Editor of a Newspaper]

Description: Newspaper clipping containing several letters to the editor published in a Waco newspaper, starting with a poem from " Portfolio of a Deceased Confederate Soldier " and commentary providing insight on the soldier's life, family, property, and death. Other letters and articles discuss horse thieves that were shot, the Election Law that had recently been passed on the front, with text on the back describing recent events and anecdotes and bounties, with advertisements.
Date: August 1872
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Papers Concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume 11, July 26 through October 14, 1835, Nashville-on-the-Brazos

Description: The papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas include text providing historical context and an overview of events as well as transcriptions of land grant maps and other documentation related to the colony. This volume focuses on the events immediately before the Texas Revolution when the Mexican army moved into parts of Texas and the people living in Sarahville de Viesca (the capital of Robertson's Colony) began to leave the city to live in Nashville-on-the-Brazos, another city within the borders of the colony. Index starts on page 625.
Date: 1984
Creator: McLean, Malcolm Dallas, 1913-
Partner: UNT Libraries
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[News Clip: Gold]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Date: October 19, 1978, 10:00 p.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 49 seconds
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Papers Concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas, Volume 9, October 1834, through March 20, 1835, Sarahville de Viesca

Description: The papers concerning Robertson's Colony in Texas include text providing historical context and an overview of events as well as transcriptions of land grant maps and other documentation related to the colony. This volume focuses on the establishment of the colony's capital, Sarahville de Viesca. Index starts on page 589.
Date: 1982
Creator: McLean, Malcolm Dallas, 1913-
Partner: UNT Libraries

Baldwin Parker

Description: Picture of Baldwin Parker in a standing pose. He was the son of Quanah Parker and Chony. His son, Baldwin, Jr. was born Dec. 17, 1918 in Indiahoma, OK. (Baldwin, Jr. married Margaruerite Tahchawwichahon July 19, 1940 in Waco, TX. She was born Feb. 5, 1921 in Lawton, OK. Both are living in Indiahoma, OK. They had a son named Ron.)
Date: unknown
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Map of Throckmorton Co., Texas

Description: Map shows tract boundaries, land patents, landowners, Comanche Indian Reservation, towns, and railroad surveys; portions of adjacent counties where property boundaries extend beyond county limits. Scale [1:133,334].
Date: 1879
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of America [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows cities, ports, major towns, forts, states, provinces, Native American settlements, and notable physical features for the Western Hemisphere; island groups in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans; coastal detail in west and northwest sections of North America. Scale not given.
Date: 1804
Creator: Arrowsmith, Aaron, 1750-1823
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary map of the surveys in Colorado: made on reconnoissance in the Ute Country under the direction of 1st. Lieut. E.H. Ruffner, Engineers, Chief Engineer Department of the Missouri.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Colorado roads, trails, mountain passes, settlements, military posts, camps, astronomical camps, and marshlands. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:500,000].
Date: 1873
Creator: Prout, Henry G. (Henry Goslee)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Official map of Dakota : Issued by the Department of Immigration and Statistics, P.F. McClure, Commissioner, Bismarck, Dakota.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Dakota Territory counties, Native American reservations, cities, towns, railroads, military posts, military reservations, township grid, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not shown.
Date: 1888
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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