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Soil map, Tennessee, Davidson County sheet.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century soil composition, roads, railroads, the city of Nashville and other towns, ferries, and the course of the Cumberland River through Davidson County, Tennessee. Includes soil profile and legend. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Tennessee. Clarksville sheet .

Description: Map shows soil composition, district boundaries, cities, towns, post offices, roads, railroads and structure locations for Montgomery County. Includes soil profile and legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1901
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

South Mountain showing the positions of the forces of the United States and of the enemy during the battle fought by the Army of the Potomac : Under the command of Major General G.B. McClellan, Sept . 14th 1862.

Description: Map shows roads, buildings, landowners, troop locations and movements during military operations in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Tennessee. Includes notes. Relief shown by form lines. Scale [ca. 1:18,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: United States Topographical Bureau
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

South Mountain showing the positions of the forces of the United States and of the enemy during the battle fought by the Army of the Potomac : Under the command of Major General G.B. McClellan, Sept . 14th 1862.

Description: Map shows roads, buildings, landowners, troop locations and movements during military operations in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Tennessee. Includes notes. Relief shown by form lines. Scale [ca. 1:18,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: United States Topographical Bureau
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Bermuda Hundred [Virginia]: From surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N. Michler, Maj. of Engineers and Bvt. Lieut. Col. P.S. Michie, Capt. of Engineers, by command of Bvt. Maj. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Genl. & Chief of Engineers.

Description: Map shows location of Union and Confederate forces, names of some landowners, building locations, roads, railroads, vegetation, and military posts along the James and Appomattox Rivers. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:42, 240].
Date: 1867
Creator: Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's map of the State of Tennessee [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Tennessee township grid, counties, railroads, roads, cities, towns, mining activity, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:633,600].
Date: 1876
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's map of the State of Tennessee [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Tennessee township grid, counties, railroads, roads, cities, towns, mining activity, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:633,600].
Date: 1876
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Tennessee, Pikeville sheet.

Description: Map shows county lines, towns, roads, railroads, and soil types for Bledsoe County and parts of Rhea, Van Buren, and Cumberland counties. Relief shown by contours. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North Carolina (western part, i.e., Tennessee)

Description: Map of Tennessee and the surrounding area at the time of the ratification of the Constitution, showing towns, roads, American-Indian reservations, rivers, creeks, and mountain ranges, with explanatory notes on road conditions. Map includes a legend in the lower-left corner and an inset map, titled "A Map of the United States of America," at the top of the map, below the title. The inset map designates Tennessee (marked as North Carolina) within the larger scope of the United States at the time. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:1,393,920] (22 miles to the inch).
Date: 1938
Creator: Smith, D.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Whig Ticket]

Description: Whig party ticket for the state at large and the 11 congressional districts of Tennessee in 1844.
Date: 1844
Creator: Whig Party
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

A map of the Tennassee [sic] Government.

Description: Map shows late eighteenth century Tennessee Indian settlement boundaries, military outposts, and river fords. Includes references and descriptive text. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [1:1,393,920].
Date: 1795
Creator: Smith, Daniel, 1748-1818
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[A Country Gal]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a light colored dress and a well used hat in a country setting. The woman is barefoot and is holding an axe; attempting to clip her toenails with the tool. In the middle ground of the photograph, a puppy can be seen. This photo is normally paired with the photo called "A City Gal" and the following poem. A city gal paints her toe nails And makes them look so swell A country gal just chops them off And lets them go to hell. hbss
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Topographical sketch of the environs of Nashville, Tennessee surveyed in the months of March 1862 and Sept. and Dec. 1863 for the information of the Armies of the Ohio and Cumberland under the direction of Capt. N. Michler Corps of Topographical Engrs. U.S.A. by Major John E. Weyss, Capt. J. Earhart and Lieut. [George] Greenwood.

Description: Map shows Nashville, Tennessee common roads, turnpikes, railroads, structures, and land owners' names for the area south of the city during the American Civil War. Includes legend. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1863
Creator: Weyss, J. E.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The tourist's pocket map of the state of Tennessee exhibiting its internal improvements, roads, distances, &c.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, "stage roads," and towns in Tennessee during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes legend, "principal stage routes" and stations, and steamboat routes. Insets: Vicinity of Nashville--Vicinity of Knoxville. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,930,000] and [ca. 1:950,400].
Date: 1847
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Joe and Nan Starnes]

Description: Photograph of Joe Starnes and his wife Nan. He sits in a wicker chair, legs crossed, and she stands behind him, resting her arm on his shoulder.
Date: 18uu
Creator: Hearn
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Photograph of Sam Rayburn's Grandparents' Home in Tennessee

Description: Photograph of the Waller (Sam Rayburn's grandparents)home in Roane County, Tennessee. Prior to moving to Texas in 1887, Sam Rayburn's parents, William and Martha, along with their children lived with Martha Waller's parents in this house. The wooden house has a large front porch and a brick chimney. Two large trees are visible in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Letter from "Lew" to John J. Herrera]

Description: Letter from "Lew" to Herrera regarding the Dupont Case, informing Herrera that the West's system citation is: 226 F Supp. 716. The letter is handwritten on paper with Hotel Claridge letterhead.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lew
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library