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[Photograph of Chuck Allen and Friends in San Diego]

Description: Photograph of Chuck Allen and some friends in San Diego. In all there are two men, two women and a young girl. The men and women in the photograph are in uniform. One of the men is in a Navy uniform. The group is outdoors and is smiling. The text on the back reads, "A weekend outing from Navy Hospital at San Diego."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Handwritten notes concerning Joseph R. Benites - 1977]

Description: Handwritten notes concerning Joseph R. Benites and his appearance at the San Diego LULAC meeting held on August 20, 1977, after he was barred from LULAC functions.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Weber's map of San Diego County.

Description: Map shows township grid, railroads, canals, cities and towns, wagon roads, and trails for San Diego County and portions of adjacent Riverside County; streets names, neighborhoods, expedition grounds and buildings, electric railroads, military facilities, wharves, jetties, and the Bay of San Diego for the City of San Diego. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:327,000].
Date: 1914
Creator: Punnett Brothers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Hotel del Coronado]

Description: Postcard of a grand white and brown roofed structure sprawling across the grounds as palm trees stretch outward and a street leading to the entrance winds along the edge. On the edge of the picture, it is described as "Hotel del Coronado Actual-Photo."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Ball Room of Hotel del Coronado]

Description: Postcard of a grand ballroom with soft white, red, and golden hues. The flooring is smooth gold and brown, the tables are covered with white cloth and blue chairs. Two chandeliers glow golden and white.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Dining Room of Hotel del Coronado]

Description: Postcard of rows of set tables covered in white tablecloth lit by golden chandeliers strung from the wooden domed ceiling. The walls are covered in red and black patterned wallpaper, the curtains around the window are gold. At the edges, the postcard describes itself as "Crown Room, Main Dining Room, Hotel del Coronado."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Aerial View of Hotel del Coronado]

Description: Postcard of a bird's eye view of Hotel del Coronado, a white and brown sprawling structure on the coast of California with a full parking lot, four tennis courts, and a private pool. The edges of the postcard describe itself as "Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, California."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

San Diego entrance and approaches: California

Description: Map shows buildings, roads, observatories, lighthouses, and settlements along the San Diego, California coastline during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes sailing directions and notes. Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by soundings and isolines. Scale [ 1:25,000 ] and [ 1:150,000 ].
Date: 1851
Creator: United States Coast Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[People on Louisa McClellan's Summer Cottage]

Description: Photograph of people on the front porch of Louisa McClellan's summer cottage. Elderly Louisa sits to the left of an open doorway opposite of Mrs. C. M. Alexander. Wessley Ratliff wears a dark suit and is sitting between the women.
Date: 192u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Coleman Public Library

[People on Louisa McClellan's Summer Cottage]

Description: Photograph of people on the front porch of Louisa McClellan's summer cottage. Louisa sits to the left of an open doorway opposite Mrs. C. M. Alexander. Wessley Ratliff wears a boater hat and a dark suit while standing to the left.
Date: 192u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Coleman Public Library

Playing-Cards.

Description: Patent for a card game that aims to teach players the workings of the electoral college. There are 208 cards, divided into four types: "eagle," "star," "banner," "flag," and gathering one of each type gives the player an electoral vote. The cards feature presidential candidates of the mid-1800s.
Date: March 27, 1906
Creator: Noonan, James Harrison
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[318th Platoon, U. S. M. C.]

Description: Photograph of the 318th Platoon. Jack Vaughan is sixth from the right on the top row. A sign in front of the soldiers says "318th Platoon, U.S.M.C., San Diego, 1942. U. S. Marines - First to Fight."
Date: [1942-03-23..1946-04-06]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Arlington Public Library

Dry Docks

Description: Copy negative of a dock in San Diego, California. In the picture a vast amount of landscape is covered. There are two dry docks with ships inside them. Smaller ships are seen all through out the harbor, as well as multiple buildings and people.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Rudy M. Briones to John Herrera - 1950-09-18]

Description: Letter from Rudy M. Briones, 2nd R.T.B. PLT. 23, Marine Corps, to John Herrera, with envelope dated September 18, 1950. This is a request for Herrera to help Briones get a discharge from military service.
Date: September 18, 1950
Creator: Briones, Rudy M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Rudy M. Briones - 1950-09-21]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Rudy Briones, 2nd R.T.B. Plt. 23, Marine Corps Base, San Diego, California, dated September 21, 1950. This is replying to Briones request for help in getting a discharge from military service. Herrera advises Briones to remain in the Marine Corp, and offers other personal advice.
Date: September 21, 1950
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Photograph of U.S.S. Texas and Airplanes]

Description: Photograph of U.S.S. Texas in the ocean with airplanes flying in formation in the sky above it. A handwritten note on the photo says "San Diego Calif. Sept. 1935. President review of the fleet during exposition."
Date: September 1935
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

[News Script: Dallas Navy Fliers Arrive from Korea]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the return of the aircraft carrier USS Boxer to American soil.
Date: October 25, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of Aircraft Flying Over the U.S.S. Texas]

Description: Photograph of aircraft flying over the U.S.S. Texas. According to the identification card "more than 180 service airplanes passed in review Aug. 14," honoring Admiral Jehu V. Chase who was about to retire from the United States battle fleet. The aircraft are flying in perfect triangular formation over the ship while in the harbor at San Diego, California. Admiral Chase was standing on the deck while this flyover occurred. Includes an information card.
Date: August 14, 1933
Creator: Associated Press
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

[The Commander-in-Chief Presenting Awards]

Description: Photograph of the Commander-in-Chief presenting award belts to the All-Navy Champions at Balboa Stadium in San Diego, California. The officers are wearing their white naval uniforms, and the athletes behind them are either not wearing a shirt or are wearing dirty sweatshirts.
Date: February 9, 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

[Coaches' Film: North Texas State University vs. San Diego State, 1975]

Description: Partial footage of the 1975 football game between North Texas State University and San Diego State in San Diego, California, shot for coaching purposes. The game was held on September 20th, 1975 and the final score was 12-30, San Diego.
Date: September 20, 1975
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Coaches Film: North Texas State University vs. San Diego State, 1973]

Description: Partial footage of the 1973 football game between North Texas State University and San Diego State University in San Diego, California, shot for coaching purposes. The game was held on November 24rd, 1973 and the final score was 56-9, San Diego.
Date: November 3, 1973
Item Type: Video
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections