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Map of Indianapolis [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows late nineteenth century Indianapolis, Indiana street names, railroads, streetcards, cemeteries, stock yards, state fair grounds, additions, military facilities, public institutions, and select buildings and businesses.
Date: 1889
Creator: Burford, William B., 1846-1927
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Indianapolis.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Indianapolis, Indiana street names, railroads, streetcards, cemeteries, stock yards, state fair grounds, additions, military facilities, public institutions, and select buildings and businesses. Includes index to streets, numbered items, and informative text. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1889
Creator: Burford, William B., 1846-1927
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Indianapolis.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Indianapolis, Indiana street names, railroads, streetcards, cemeteries, stock yards, state fair grounds, additions, military facilities, public institutions, and select buildings and businesses. Includes index to streets, numbered items, and informative text. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1889
Creator: Burford, William B., 1846-1927
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Annetta Moten]

Description: Portrait of Carrie Annetta Moten, wearing a dress and jacket suit with a white flower. her hair is groomed back into close curls and she is seated in profile.
Date: 1940~
Creator: Harris Bros.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Pierce I. Moten, 1946]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his brother Pierce I. Moten in 1946. Dr. Moten mentions an upcoming visit to see him in California that summer, and notes that his son is out of the army now and will be setting up office in Chicago where his wife teaches. Daughter Annetta is teaching and living with them while her husband remains in the Air Corps. His youngest daughter Myrtle lives and works in DC, while her husband, an Army Major, is currently stationed in Alabama.
Date: 1946
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[City Maps]

Description: Street maps of Dallas, Texas and Indianapolis. Bodies of water as well as parks, cemeteries, and other features are shaded in green or blue. Some kinds of roads are marked with additional symbols (there is a key beneath the title on the Indianapolis map) and most streets and major buildings are labeled.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, April 12, 1946]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on April 12, 1946. Moten gives his son advice on getting into a good medical school, and assures him that he will help his son out whenever he needs it.
Date: April 12, 1946
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, January 5, 1947]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on January 5, 1947, noting that it is nine years since the passing of the children's mother. He asks after Don's wife, and encloses tax notices.
Date: January 5, 1947
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, February 16, 1947]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on February 16, 1947. He discusses his son's plan to set up his optometry practice in Indianapolis after recently leaving the Army.
Date: February 16, 1947
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Daisy M. Moten, April 30, 1946]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his sister Daisy Moten, on April 30, 1946. He asks her if she thinks she has done the right thing by remaining single after the death of her husband, and tells her that he is very happy with his second marriage. He thanks her for a Christmas present and an Easter card, and tells her that she is always welcome to visit his home.
Date: April 30, 1946
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum