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Harrison County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Harrison County, Texas, showing rivers; creeks; original land grants or surveys; cities; towns; roads, including Trammel's Trace; and railroads. A handwritten note has been made on the published map in purple ink to extend Trammel's Trace. Scale [ca. 1:200,000] (6000 varas to the inch).
Date: 1920
Creator: Morriss, G. C. & Giles, J. Bascom
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[The Ginocchio]

Description: Photograph of The Ginocchio building. There is a trolley visible on the right side of the image with some people on it. Written below the image are "Marshall, Texas" and "Jim Van Wert Collection."
Date: unknown
Creator: Van Wert, Jim
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Inside the Ginocchio Hotel]

Description: Photograph of a small railing inside the Ginocchio Hotel lobby. Written below the image are "The Ginocchio Hotel - 'Murphy's Stoop' - through the railings of the staircase's first landing - accessible only from the hotel managers office goings on in the lobby could be quietly observed from the small balcony and the manager could intervene if necessary" and "Don Watson Photo."
Date: unknown
Creator: Watson, Don
Partner: The Grace Museum

[The Ginocchio Hotel Main Desk]

Description: Photograph of the Ginocchio Hotel main desk as seen from through an archway. Written below the image are "[sic] The Ginocchio Hotel - Main Desk also showing off the Edison Arch The first electric lights in the southwest - the arches operated on wet cell batteries" and "Don Watson Photo."
Date: unknown
Creator: Watson, Don
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Hallsville Station]

Description: Copy photos of the Hallsville, Texas train station and its bulletin and entrances. There are three men standing outside the station. The station has segregated entrances. Written below the image is "Hallsville, Texas - T&P Station [sic] - Note unusual Train Order Signal and date on bulletin board plus separate entrances," and "Copy Photo Apr 28th 1982 Mayor Hatley Photo Collection (Mayor of Hallsville, Texas 1982)
Date: April 28, 1982
Partner: The Grace Museum

Hoe.

Description: Patent for a new and improved garden hoe used for weeding purposes. The improvement is related to, "...the handle of the implement being hollow" (lines 11-12) and able to receive a quantity of seed, and a mechanism that controls the delivery of seed to the hoe.
Date: May 6, 1913
Creator: Etheridge, John B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Train #52 in Marshall, Texas]

Description: Photograph of train #52 in Marshall, Texas. There is a second train engine directly in front of train #52. On the other side of the fence from the trains there is a car. A man is also visible in the corner of the photo. Written below the image are "Marshall, Texas" and "Howard Studios Photo."
Date: unknown
Creator: Howard Studios
Partner: The Grace Museum

Oral History Interview with John Wilborn, June 25, 2015

Description: Interview with John Wilborn, an educator from Marshall, Texas. In the interview, Wilborn discusses his early life, growing up under Jim Crow segregation, community activism, attending college, military service, school integration, and becoming involved in local politics in Marshall.
Date: June 23, 2015
Creator: Wilborn, John; Acuña-Gurrola, Moisés; Dulaney, Marvin & Bynum, Katherine
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Oral History Interview with Zephaniah Timmins, June 18, 2015

Description: Interview with Zephaniah Timmins, Harrison County Commissioner from Marshall, Texas. In his interview, Timmins discusses his family history, experiences with segregation and discrimination, civil rights activism, and his involvement in local politics.
Date: June 18, 2015
Creator: Timmins, Zephaniah & Acuña-Gurrola, Moisés
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Oral History Interview with Wilson, Mrs. Charles, June 6, 2015

Description: Interview with Mrs. Charles Wilson, president of the Harrison County NAACP from Marshall, Texas. In the interview, Mrs. Wilson discusses her family background, early education, living in a segregated neighborhood, and her education. She also talks about the effects of school integration, racial violence, and resistance to civil rights. Wilson also discusses her family life and work as a teacher. Finally she discusses the current state of racial equality in Marshall.
Date: June 6, 2015
Creator: Wilson, Mrs. Charles & Bynum, Katherine
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Oral History Interview with Rubye Jones and Julia Williams, June 30, 2015

Description: Interview with Rubye Jones and Julia Williams, from Marshall, Texas. In the interview, Jones and Williams discuss their family backgrounds, higher education at Bishop and Wiley Colleges, experiences with racial discrimination, and their involvement with the Civil Rights Movement. Ms. Jones's uncle Romeo Williams, was a prominent African-American civil rights attorney in Marshall who was killed in an accident in 1960.
Date: June 30, 2015
Creator: Jones, Rubye; Williams, Julia; Bynum, Katherine & Acuña-Gurrola, Moisés
Partner: TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library

Peanut Picker and Pea Huller.

Description: Patent for a new and improved Peanut Picker and Pea Huller, which picks peanuts from the vines and removes them without damaging the peanuts through beating or flailing. The invention also operates at a minimum amount of power while discharging the peanuts or peas free of dust.
Date: May 13, 1913
Creator: Berry, William C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department