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Mineral Wells, Texas

Description: A pamphlet about the various services and attractions in and around Mineral Wells, Texas, with many photographic illustrations, extols the allurements of Mineral in an effusive nineteenth-century prose, that was probably archaic for the time of the pamphlet.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas and Pacific Railway - General Passenger Department
Partner: Boyce Ditto Public Library

Fannin County, Texas

Description: Cadastral map of Fannin County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. Additional notes have been made in red pen showing locations of small towns. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1870~
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Van Zandt County

Description: Cadastral map of Van Zandt County, Texas including the Prairies and Lakes region. Several features are noted including the road from Kingsborough to Fort Houston. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1870
Creator: Stremme, C. C.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Smith County

Description: Cadastral map of Smith County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some notes are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: May 1872
Creator: Pressler, Charles W. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Winkler County

Description: Cadastral map of Winkler County, Texas in the Big Bend Country region. Notes have been made in several colors. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 1890
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Wood County

Description: Cadastral map of Wood County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Bodies of water are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: March 5, 1877
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Wood County

Description: Cadastral map of Wood County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Several features are marked on the map including the center of the county. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 1872
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Taylor County

Description: Cadastral map of Taylor County, Texas in the Panhandle Plains region. Some notes are made in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: December 1883
Creator: Pinckney, Theo. F.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Van Zandt County

Description: Cadastral map of Van Zandt County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. Part of the title and some bodies of water are marked in color and several features are noted including Mercer's Colony Line. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1870
Creator: Stremme, C. C.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Upshur County

Description: Cadastral map of Upshur County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. A segment of the map is outlined in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: September 1873
Creator: Gomert, J. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Upshur County

Description: Cadastral map of Upshur County and part of Gregg County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some notes and borders are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 17, 1857
Creator: Von Rosenberg, W.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Van Zandt County

Description: Cadastral map of Van Zandt County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. Some features are marked in color and Mercer's Colony Line is noted on the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: March 1896
Creator: Appell, P. F.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

[News Script: Train wreck]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a collision between a train and a stalled automobile.
Date: October 2, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Texas and Pacific Railway Depot, Paris, Tex.

Description: Color postcard picturing the Texas and Pacific Railway Depot in Paris, Texas. It is a red brick building with many gables, a cart in front of it and a fence beside it. The correspondence says, " Dear Little Precious, Poppa is sick this morning and wants to see you awfully bad. we will all be mighty glad when Dec comes if it brings you and Mud. Lovingly, Auntie." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Oct. 15, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes