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Soil map, Kentucky, Mason County sheet

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Mason County, Kentucky towns, roads, railroads, county lines, and soil types. Includes legends and soil profile. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: Burke, R. T. Avon (Richard Thomas Avon), b. 1878.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A [1793] map of Kentucky drawn from actual observations by John Filson.

Description: Map shows late eighteenth century Kentucky counties, settlements, and roads. Includes text and explanation of symbols. Inset: A plan of the rapids in the River Ohio. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [1:633,600].
Date: November 23, 1793
Creator: Filson, John, ca. 1747-1788
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Kentucky, reduced from Elihu Barker's large map.

Description: Map shows geography, settlements, and political boundaries in early nineteenth century Kentucky. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:1,400,000].
Date: 1809
Creator: Barker, William
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch map of proposed army camp site at West Point, Ky.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, bridges, towns, post offices, springs, creeks, rivers, and gas leases for Hardin County and portions of Meade and Bullitt Counties; street layout for town of West Point. Includes notes on terrain, soil, lumber, and population. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale 1:126,720 (2 miles = 1 inch).
Date: 1902
Creator: Parker, James
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch map of proposed army camp site at West Point, Ky.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, bridges, towns, post offices, springs, creeks, rivers, and gas leases in Hardin County, Kentucky and portions of Meade and Bullitt counties. The street layout for the town of West Point is also indicated. Includes notes on terrain, soil, lumber, and population. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale 1:24,000.
Date: 1902
Creator: Parker, James
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of My Old Kentucky Home Piano]

Description: Postcard of an off-white parlor room with white trim, red and white lace curtains, a red satin seat in front of the piano, where yellow flowers and a candle sits. A second chair sits below a portrait of Stephen Collins Foster. The carpet is tan with a repeating black pattern.
Date: unknown
Creator: W. Ray Scott
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of View of Ohio River from Altamont Hotel 2]

Description: Postcard of a three story brick building near a winding river. A note written on the postcard reads, "This is the only view that they have at this hotel so that is the reason I am sending the girls postals all alike." The back of the postcard continues with, "Hello! Have been playing tennis all morning - tired to death. Going to Chester Park tomorrow night maybe. Heine." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin Third Avenue Huntington, W. Va. Care J. L. Caldwell."
Date: August 31, 1908
Creator: R. L. McClare
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of View of Ohio River from Altamont Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a three story brick building near a winding river. The note on the back of the postcard reads, "Monday, The Altamont. There is a girl down here that knows you - met you at Pence. Her name is Martha Lesher. She stayed at Valley Nights. Do you remember her? Love, H. Ian." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 3rd Ave. Huntington, W. Va. for J. L. Caldwell."
Date: August 31, 1908
Creator: R. L. McClare
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Altamont and Shelly Arms Hotels at Fort Thomas, KY]

Description: Postcard of two separate red buildings with grey roofing and an American flag flying from a pole. The letter on the back of the postcard reads, "May go to Cheder park tomorrow Dear Holy, This is the place my uncle + aunt live, although it does not do it justice. Went to coney last night. To town today saw labor day parade. - Heine." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin Third Avenue Huntington W. Va. Care Mr. J. L. Caldwell."
Date: September 4, 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Soil map, Kentucky, Scott County sheet

Description: Map shows Scott County, Kentucky towns, roads, railroads, county lines, and soil types. Includes legends and soil profile. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: Burke, R. T. Avon (Richard Thomas Avon), b. 1878.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

["The Pan American"]

Description: Louisville and Nashville's "The Pan American" train No. 99, southbound, rolls through Kentucky enroute fron Cincinnati to Louisville. Spring 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Slave-made bucket

Description: Handmade bucket with two iron loops for hanging; made and owned by Seth Thomas, a slave owned by Will Bishop who had a tobacco plantation in or around Hopkinsville, Kentucky.
Date: unknown
Creator: Thomas, Seth
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Boy Scout Outing]

Description: Boy Scout Outing in Kentucky. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

["United Confederate Veterans" ribbon]

Description: Ribbon. Red and white bow tied at top. White with badly faded gold writing. Confederate flag. Coiled wire tassels at bottom. Reads"~ OF KENTUCKY (?) - KENTUCKY DIVISION United Confederate Veterans" Old Object Term: Commemorative pin
Date: unknown
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Middlesboro railroad station]

Description: Photograph of people walking at the railroad station in Middlesboro, Kentucky. In the image, a man holds a little boys hand as they walk down a paved sidewalk where other people stand around waiting for the train.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Railroad station at Middlesboro]

Description: Photograph of people boarding the train in Middlesboro, Kentucky. In the image, there is a line of people boarding the train, one woman is holding the hand of a man through the window, and a family of four stands closest to the camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Kentucky.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Kentucky railroads, cities, towns, and rivers. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,700,000].
Date: [1900..1920]
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Kentucky with the latest improvements.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Kentucky counties, cities, towns, railroads, and roads. Includes legend. Scale [ca. 1:2,620,000].
Date: unknown
Creator: Yeager, Joseph, ca. 1792-1859
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Former Calhoun mayor dies at age of 82

Description: Newspaper clipping with article about the death of Walter Fee, who served as mayor of Calhoun, Kentucky for 16 years.
Date: unknown
Creator: Phillips, Noelle
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Fee

Description: Newspaper clipping with the second part of an article about the death of Walter Fee.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Obituaries: Walter W. Fee

Description: Newspaper clipping with an obituary of Walter W. Fee, former mayor of Calhoun, Kentucky.
Date: 1993
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Segregated waiting room in Middlesboro, Kentucky]

Description: Photograph of people waiting outside a segregated waiting room of the Middlesboro, Kentucky, railroad station. In the image, the sign above the door reads "WHITE WAITING ROOM," a large group of men and women can be seen waiting outside. A young boy is leaning over holding a shoe shining kit in front of three men in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of Lt. Riley Preston hitting a volleyball at Camp Campbell. Another soldier stands behind him, and barracks are visible in the background.
Date: 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum