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[Postcard of a Biltmore Drive]

Description: Postcard of a road winding into the green forest, described as "One of Biltmore's Beautiful Drives, Biltmore, N.C." The letter reads, "Dear Mamie, Why don't you ever write once in a while? Have you been sick? Wild Mamie I suppose, you know that there I am enamored to your Uncle George's family. Well Mamie hope to hear from you soon, with love, Smith." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie L McFaddin 1906 Fla. Ave. Washington D. C. to Gunston Hall."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Soil map, North Carolina, Asheville sheet.

Description: Map shows soil composition, roads, railroads, cities and towns, structure locations for Buncombe County and portions of Haywood and Madison Counties. Includes soil profile and legends. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, North Carolina, Craven sheet.

Description: Map shows soil composition, roads, railroads, swamps, towns, structures, and watershed. Includes legend and soil profile. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:62,500].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Beaufort Harbour, North Carolina.

Description: Map shows coastline detail and profile of sea bottom; roads, inlets, sand bars, and inland structures. Includes scale chart, text notes, and small illustration with title. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Scale [ca. 1:9,600].
Date: 1839
Creator: Glynn, James (1801-1871)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North Carolina.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century North Carolina counties, railroads, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Includes index and statistical data. Inset: "Western portion of North Carolina on same scale." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,995,000].
Date: 1898
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's North Carolina.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century North Carolina counties, roads, railroads, canals, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Inset: "Beaufort harbor." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:2,100,000].
Date: 1863
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nord Carolina.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century North Carolina counties, cities and towns, swamps, roads. Route taken by Sr. H. des Herzogs Bernhard is indicated in brown/black ink. Includes text [in German] in panel below map providing statistical data on and description of Nordcarolina [North Carolina]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1826
Creator: Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Thuringia, Germany)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Camp Lejeune Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the camp headquarters at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. It is two-story brick building with two wings and a bell tower. An American flag flies in front of the building, and two cars are parked in the parking lot in front of it.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Typical Theatre]

Description: Photograph of the Typical theatre at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Two sidewalks intersect in front of the building, and there are trees surrounding it.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Camp Hospital]

Description: Photograph of the camp hospital at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Several cars are parked in front of it.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Camp Lejeune Headquarters]

Description: Photograph of the road leading up to the camp headquarters at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and the building itself. It is two-story brick building with two wings and a bell tower. An American flag flies in front of the building.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Dispensary at Camp Lejeune]

Description: Photograph of the Dispensary at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. A line of cars stretches in front of the building.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Administration Building]

Description: Photograph of the Administration building at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. It is a long two-story building with a clock tower.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Officers' Mess at Camp Lejeune]

Description: Photograph of the Officers' mess building at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. A truck is parked in front of the building.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Married Officers' Quarters]

Description: Photograph of the married officers' quarters at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. They are two-story white wooden buildings with trees in the front yards.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Hostess House]

Description: Photograph of the hostess house, a long two-story building, at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Date: 1944
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Jim Gardner Sign]

Description: Photograph of a red sign with white text that says "Jim Gardner" above a line and "Governor" below.
Date: 1990~
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard of Patton Ave. at Night in Asheville]

Description: Postcard of a cobblestone street lit only by fairy lights strung between buildings over the street. The scene is described as "Patton Ave. at Night, Asheville, N. C." The letter on the back reads, "Dear Mamie: Well by now I suppose you have reached school + settled down and had work, have you not? Well you must write to me real letters. Love to sister Ida. With love, Smith." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie L. McFaddin to Gunston Hall 1906 Fla. Ave. Washington, D. C."
Date: October 1, 1910
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

North Carolina.

Description: Map shows North Carolina counties, roads, swamps, and towns during the late-eighteenth century. Inset: North Carolina, western parts continued. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1798..1799]
Creator: Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 4-1822
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Grove Park Inn]

Description: Postcard of a three story stone building with an orange roof and trees in bloom on the hill the building is built on. The scene is described as " "Springtime," Grove Park Inn, Asheville, N. C." The message on the back is illegible.
Date: August 23, 1929
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Bingham School Students in Asheville]

Description: Postcard of rows of men dressed in military themed uniforms outside a two story complex. The scene is described as "Bingham School Asheville, N.C." The letter on the back reads, "Remember me to all the girls. Dear Mamie I am now at school and hard at work. I suppose you are the same. I am sending you a pict. of a battle formation. Can't see all of the boys as the camera didn't take them all. Your pillow case has not arrived, but will send it as soon as it does. Well be a good girl with lots of love, Smith." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie L. McFaddin to Gunston Hall Washington, D. C."
Date: February 3, 1910
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Swannanoa River]

Description: Postcard of a well dressed man casting a fishing pole into the quiet river, surrounded by brush on both sides. The scene is described as "Swannanoa River, Asheville, N.C." The letter below the picture is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie L. McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Ave. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: February 17, 1910
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum