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Starr Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Starr County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, and towns. Scale [ca. 1:213,333] (4000 varas to 5/8 of an inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: McDonald, H.F. & Ehlinger, L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Starr County

Description: Map of a portion of Starr County, Texas in the South Texas Plains region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

(Starr County) Texas: Escobares Quadrangle

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Escobares, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing roads, towns, water bodies, ranches and farms, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1956
Creator: Barr, J. L.; Carroll, L. J.; Weinert, McDonald D.; Murrell, B.; Hunter, Robt. C.; Hodges, J. N. et al.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Texas Garcias Quadrangle: Grid Zone "D"

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Garcias, Texas, showing roads and highways, water bodies, ranches and farms, boundaries between Hidalgo County and Starr County and the United States and Mexico, windmills, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1956
Creator: Shane, Henry K.; Temple, R. C.; Hunter, R. C.; Peterson, B.; Heap, F. C.; Carroll, L. J. et al.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Texas (Starr County): Roma Quadrangle Grid Zone "D"

Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Roma, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing roads and highways, towns, water bodies, wells, the United States-Mexico border, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
Date: 1956
Creator: Hodges, J. N.; Cleary, J. D.; Wilson, M. H.; Hodge, Walter W.; Temple, R. C.; Coleman, H. P. et al.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Soldier's Cart

Description: Patent for an "inexpensive, light, strong, and conveniently-arranged carts adapted for carrying the rations, baggage, and accouterments of one man, and adapted also when coupled together for the safe carriage of disabled men from the field by the least possible number of attendants, and adapted also to be coupled together in pairs side by side, and to be coupled infront of each other and also to a mule-cart to allow one animal to draw the baggage of from six to ten or more men, and to carry from the field two, four, or six men at a time, the carts .being thus as well adapted for hospital service as they are for relieving or lessening the fatigues of the march" (lines 9-24).
Date: December 10, 1889
Creator: Gentzen, Herman
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Tent

Description: Patent for "a simple light inexpensive tent structure which may be made of any required size, and may be easily and quickly pitched or struck, and will be securely anchored to the ground by the weight of its occupants, and will promote their good health, and will afford them ready exit in emergencies" (lines 9-15).
Date: December 11, 1888
Creator: Gentzen, Herman
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Trading Card: Groove-Billed Ani]

Description: Trading card issued as part of the Geocache Challenge program for Falcon State Park, depicting two groove-billed anis perched on bare branches. The back of the card contains information about the bird species.
Date: 2011
Creator: Texas. Parks and Wildlife Department.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

La Grulla Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 2013
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

La Grulla Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 2003
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

La Grulla Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1968
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

La Grulla Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1968
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

P.L. 94-171 County Block Map (2010 Census): Starr County, Block 24

Description: Parent map for Starr County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:17,000.
Date: December 14, 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Starr County, Block 24

Description: Parent map for Starr County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:17,000.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

1990 Census County Block Map (Recreated): Starr County, Block 20

Description: Parent map for Starr County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 1990
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2000 Census County Block Map: Starr County, Block 20

Description: Parent map for Starr County, Texas showing the area of one geographic block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:20,000.
Date: 2000
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Escobares Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:62500
Date: 1956
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

2010 Census County Block Map: Starr County, Inset B02

Description: Inset map for Starr County, Texas showing detail within a census block for which the U.S. Census Bureau collected data. The plotted map scale is 1:8,500.
Date: 2010
Creator: United States. Bureau of the Census.
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rio Grande City North Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 2012
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rio Grande City North Quadrangle

Description: Topographic map of a portion of Texas from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) project. The map includes towns, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geologic features. Scale 1:24000
Date: 1992
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
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Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department