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Texas (Medina County): New Fountain Quadrangle Grid Zone "D"

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of New Foundation, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing roads and highways, towns, pipelines, water bodies, ranches and farms, wells, and landmarks. Relief is shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Handwritten notes have been made at the top of the published map in pencil. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1956
Creator: Loving, J. J.; Rehberg, A., Jr. & Jones, T. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Medina County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Medina County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil and appear to denote the addition of names and roads. Scale [ca. 1:222,222] (5000 varas to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1915
Creator: Bramlette, H. M. & Hedick, Jno. D.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Car Coupling.

Description: Patent for a new and improved coupling for railroad cars. This design consists in a link-guide support "pivoted to the underside of the car, the link-guide pivoted to the front end of the support, the spring arranged between the guide and the support, the yoke secured to the car, and the spring supported by said yoke and bearing against the link-guide support" (lines 1-6).
Date: July 2, 1889
Creator: Wash, Thomas Henry & Wash, Nathan Robert Hodge
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Mostly blank pages]

Description: Mostly blank pages, with a few figures in pencil. "Castro & Antwerp Colonization Society" is written on the first page.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document containing medical advice]

Description: Document containing medical advice about rhubarb, quinine, vinegar and saltpeter and for washing detergent and avoiding cholera. Also states what to do to cause vomiting.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Poetic verse

Description: Poetic verse.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Poem
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Blank page]

Description: Blank except for a few figures in ink.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Escort card]

Description: Card asking for permission to escort someone home. Recipient is instructed to tear off the right side of the card if the offer is accepted and the left side if the recipient already has an escort.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Long open letter to the people of Castroville]

Description: Long open letter to the people of Castroville explaining all the alleged transgressions of Huth. This document appears to be a rebuttal to a document by Huth.
Date: unknown
Creator: Castro, Henri
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document]

Description: Document written in unknown language.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Payment deadlines]

Description: Detailed explanation of how to determine payment deadlines.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Eulogy for a deceased child

Description: Eulogy for a deceased child. "Here at the grave of an accomplished beloved child at the end of life..."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[List of names and financial information]

Description: List of names and financial information with a note at the bottom that the writer could take cash or merchandise for the balance.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Document containing a list of items]

Description: Document containing a list of items, including a table, chairs, plates, cups, etc., with some of the items checked off.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History