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Interview with Dr. Odo Turowski, May 28, 1991

Description: Interview with Dr. Odo Turowski, consultant for businesses in Eastern Europe. In the interview, Dr. Turowski discusses his life growing up in east Germany, escaping to west Germany, and the reunification of his country after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Date: May 28, 1991
Creator: Turowski, Odo & McCaleb, Gary
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Scottish Lad]

Description: Photograph of a young Scottish lad looking into the camera with freckles and magnetic eyes. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Clark PhotoFile: 8060-0051-3
Date: 1961
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A New and correct chart of the Atlantick [sic] Ocean reduced describing part of the coasts of Europe, Africa and America, with their adjacent islands.

Description: Map shows Great Britain, the western coast of Europe and North Africa, the eastern coast of North America, the Gulf of Mexico, the northern coast of South America, and the islands and atolls in the Caribbean Sea. Depths shown by bathymetric tints. Scale not given.
Date: 1728
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Man and Woman Holding Puppies Near Barnyard]

Description: Photograph of a young man and woman holding puppies on a dirt plot of land. Neither the man or woman have been identified. There is a small structure with a conical roof to the left of them. In the back, there's a large barn and a chicken off to the right. Accompanying information states that the photograph was taken in Denmark.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Western Hemisphere, Eastern Hemisphere.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century cities and known geography of North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. Includes data on animals of the globe, vegetables, highest mountains, surface area of the globe, population statistics, and religions of the world. Relief shown by hachures. No scale given.
Date: [1846..1852]
Creator: J. & C. Walker
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de l'état du monde vers la fin du XVème siècle avec le tracé des principales expéditions maritimes des Scandinaves, des Portugais et des Espagnols jusque vers le milieu du 16ème siècle.

Description: Map shows Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, and Oceania. Maritime expedition routes to the late fifteenth century are noted throughout. Map appeared in the author's Atlas de Géographie Ancienne [1838]. Scale not given.
Date: 1838
Creator: Delamarche, Alexandre, 1815-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Globe.

Description: Maps show mid nineteenth century cities and known geography of North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. Includes area and population statistics. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1866..1886]
Creator: Mackenzie, William
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The world on Mercator's projection.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century cities and known geography of North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. Steamship routes to east coast of United States are shown. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1851
Creator: Rapkin, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mappe monde qui comprend les nouvelles découvertes faites jusqu'a ce jour.

Description: Map shows the routes of Bering's lieutenants Alexei Chirikou in 1741, and Martin Spanbery in 1728, through the Bering Straight, and the route of the l'Aigle and the La Marie in 1739. Includes illustrations of indigenous peoples. Map is possibly from: Crepy's Atlas Nouveau [1767-1773]. Scale [ca. 1:100 000 000].
Date: 1767
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The world on Mercators projection.

Description: Map shows parts of the voyages of exploration undertaken by Captain Cook, Captain Weddell and Captain Parry. Inset: Lands contiguous to the South Pole drawn to the equatorial scale of the map. Inset: Lands contiguous to the North Pole drawn to the equatorial scale of the map. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:35,000,000].
Date: 1835
Creator: Arrowsmith, John, 1790-1873
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The World in hemispheres with comparative views of the heights of the principal mountains and basins of the principal rivers on the globe.

Description: Map shows drainage of major rivers and relative heights of mountains throughout the Earth. Mountain heights are given in English feet. Insets: "Basins of the Amazon and Tocantins," "Basin of the La Plata," "Gt. Lakes & St. Lawrence," "Basin of the Mississippi & Missouri," "Basins of the Rhine, Danube & Dnieper," "Basins of the Volga & Ural," "Basins of the Indus," "Basins of the Ganges, Irawady," and "Basins of the Yenesei." Scale not given.
Date: [1852..1864]
Creator: Swanston, George H.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library