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Engraving on Horn

Description: 1 copy negative of an engraved horn. The text is only partially legible and reads: "Henry March..., Paris, First Class, H.E. McMillin, Sele U.S. Agt., Cleveland O."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Texas Nature Observations and Reminiscenses

Description: This book serves as a "treatise on insect and animal life" (p. 4) in and around San Antonio, Texas. It discusses the life patterns and behavior of Texas insects, fish, reptiles and other animals, as well as the hunting practices of the time, all in great detail and with accompanying photographs.
Date: 1913
Creator: Menger, R.
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[Lamp and Engraving]

Description: Photograph of a lamp and words engraved into the front of the Jefferson County courthouse. The engraved text is faint and difficult to read.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Plaque About Liberty County]

Description: Photograph of a tall plaque about Liberty County mounted on a pillar of pink granite rock in Liberty, Texas. There is an engraving of a woman's face at the top of the plaque, and trees are visible in the background.
Date: February 18, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Client Card: Dr. James R. Chandler]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Dr. James R. Chandler, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: bronze cast Chiron (Belgian black marble base) and Chiron trophy (4 copies; Belgian black base).
Date: 1976-03/1980-04
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Item Type: Text
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Carnegie Corporation of New York]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for the Carnegie Corporation of New York, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: bronze cast "Carnegie Plaques" (inscribed "Irene H. Hood," "Charles Dollars," "Haskins," "Miller," and "Sheffield"), John Studholme plaque, Henry James plaque, L.P. Jacks plaque, Pitt plaque, Young plaque, Rush plaque, Duncan plaque, Carnegie Corporation Plaques, Ashtray by Paul Manship, and various other plaques.
Date: 1928-12/1958-03
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Item Type: Text
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Dr. Harry Burrus]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Dr. Harry Burrus, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included: plastercast Malcolm Wilson, portrait heads of Senator Brock, Mr. Redford, John Conley, Con Smith, and others, Tennessee State Shield (4 copies), medallions (2 copies), and female head.
Date: 1973-01/1981-02
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Item Type: Text
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[Client Card: Mr. Leo Cherne]

Description: Client card describing work completed at the Roman Bronze Works Foundry for Mr. Leo Cherne, including a job number, brief description, monetary amount, and dates associated with each entry. Pieces included, "Portrait Bust", "Portrait Head" (2 copies), "Female Bust" (repatine), "Head" (2 copies; plaster cast), "Standing Male Figure" (28"; black marble base 6" cube), "Head of Schweitzen" (2 copies; black marble base 6" cube), "Head of Lincoln" (3 copies; black marble base 6" cube), "Head of Mr. Cherne" (black marble base 6" cube), "Head of Lincoln" (Belgian black marble base 6" cube), "Head of Seibelius" (17"; Belgian black marble base 8.5" x 8" x 3"), "Head of Seibelius" (17"; Belgian black marble base 8.5" x 8" x 3"), "Seated Nude" (22.5" x 15"), "Head of Lincoln" (black marble base 6" cube), "Figure" (repatine), "Bust of Freud" (4 copies; 17.5"; Belgian black marble base 4" x 10" x 8"), "Bust of Freud" (5 copies; modify), "Bust" (2 copies; repatine), "Lincoln" (black marble base 6" cube), "Head" (4 copies; 14"; black marble base 6" cube), "Lincoln Head" (2 copies; Belgian black marble base 6" cube), "Lincoln Head" (2 copies; black marble base 6" cube), "Abstract" (2 copies; Belgian black marble base; polish), "Lincoln Head" (14"; Belgian black marble base 6" cube), "Small Head of Pasternak" (10"; Belgian black marble base 4"), "Portrait of General Battley" (20" x 16"; Belgian black marble base 15.25" x 9.5" x 3"), "Portrait Head of Frost" (2 copies; 12"; Belgian black marble base 4" cube), "Lincoln Head" (10.5"; Belgian black marble base 4" cube), "Pasternak Head" (10"; Belgian black marble base 4" cube), "General" (wax cast), "General Donovan" (plaster cast), "General Battley" (plaster cast; 20" x 16"), "Bust of Freud" (plaster cast; 17.5"), "Bust of Freud" (2 copies; plaster cast), "Head of Frost" (plaster cast; 12"), "Head ...
Date: 1955-02/1977-11
Creator: Roman Bronze Works Foundry
Item Type: Text
Partner: Amon Carter Museum

[News Script: Art]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about an exhibition of railroad-themed art at the Fort Worth Art Center.
Date: January 12, 1958
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of Mary O'Bannon Smith Caldwell]

Description: Engraved portrait of Mary O'Bannon Smith Caldwell, an older woman with white hair, wearing a dark dress and sitting in an ornate chair. Below the portrait is her signature.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Portrait of Walter Gresham]

Description: Portrait of Walter Gresham in a nice suit with an engraving of his name in cursive at the bottom.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Galveston Historical Foundation

[Portrait of James Moreau Brown]

Description: Portrait of James Moreau Brown in a black and white suit and long sideburns; the text on the back of the photograph describes Brown's relationship to his son and his son after that, etc.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bather, W. T.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Galveston Historical Foundation