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Restoration

Description: Map of parts of Tillman County, Oklahoma, and Wichita County, Texas, showing roads, buildings, fences, bodies of water, oil wells, sandy soil regions, and tree distribution. The map also includes a black overlay of geologic features, such as valleys and interfluves. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale ca. 1:12,000
Date: 1921
Creator: Reclamation Department of Texas
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tree Growth

Description: Map of tree growth in parts of Tillman County, Oklahoma, and Wichita County, Texas, showing regions marked according to tree distribution (cut and uncut trees), contour lines, and elevation. The map also includes bodies of water, roads, buildings, oil wells, fences, bridges, U.S. Supreme Court temporary points and receivership boundaries, and sandy soil regions. Relief shown by contours (interval 2 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:6,000
Date: 1921
Creator: Penick, Dixon B.; Penick, Stuart T.; Von Rosenberg, Ernest J.; Floore, S. P.; Tharp, B. C. & Shellards, E. H.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Tree Growth

Description: Map of tree growth in parts of Cotton County, Oklahoma, and Wichita County, Texas, showing regions marked according to tree distribution (cut and uncut trees), contour lines, and elevation. The map also includes bodies of water, roads, buildings, bridges, railroads, fences, oil tanks, and sandy soil regions. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale ca. 1:6,000
Date: 1921
Creator: Penick, Dixon B.; Poston, Floyd R. & Floore, S. P.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Alonso De León's Last Expedition into Texas in 1690]

Description: Map of Spanish explorer Alonso de León's last expedition into Texas, beginning from Coahuila, Mexico, and ending at an East Texas mission. The map includes major missions, rivers, and streams on the route. There is also an inset map in the lower-right corner titled "Descríptíon exerm del Lago de S. Bernardo y del de Todos Santos que nuevamente se halló en ano de 1960" (Description of Lake S. Bernardo and Lake Todos Santos which again were found in the year 1690). The inset map has lakes and canals identified as well as the route taken by de León marked by a red line.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard of the Iron Mountain Route, Government Lake]

Description: The image in front of the postcard shows a lake in the lower left corner. In the background are trees. On the right side of the postcard, In the middle ground, there is a red house on top of a mound. On the left side are white steps that go into the lake. Underneath the image is printed the following: "Iron Mountain Route, direct line to Hot Springs, Arkansas, from St. Louis, Memphis and Texas points." To the right of the image is printed the following: "Government Lake, on Whittington Ave. Hot Springs, Ark." On the back of the postcard is printed the following: "Private Mailing Card- Authorized by Act of Congress of May 19th., 1898."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Scene on Interurban, Dallas, Texas

Description: Color postcard with a rail car moving along a levee next to a body of water in Dallas, Texas with text "Scene on Interurban, Dallas, Texas." Correspondence on the card reads, "Dear Dillie D- I have treated you like a step child but I never intended to. Sorry I am going to do better after this week- when I write will tell you why- let me know if you get this and if you have a different address (look what it is) My address: 164 Master St. Dallas Texas 10/2/07" Sent to Mrs. E.A. Dill in Oklahoma City. Postmarked Dallas, Texas, Oct 4 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Boat House, Humbodlt Park, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the boat house at Humboldt Park in Chicago, Illinois. The large boathouse sits on the edge of a lake surrounded by trees. A couple rows in a boat across the water. The correspondence reads, "Dear old Sis, Am still having a fine time wish you and Hes were here with me. Am going out on an auto this aft. to take in the city. Don't know when I'll find time to write a letter. as they ? when I write postals. Lovingly, Rosa". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O.Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Aug 24 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[News Clip: White Rock Lake]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: May 15, 1978
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Sailing Close]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5:30 P.M.
Date: July 21, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Lake Levels]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: March 21, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Water Projects]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 5:00 P.M.
Date: August 6, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Lake in a Canyon

Description: Copy negative of two images in a 2x1 grid. The top image shows one bank of a canyon with a lake in it. The bottom image has a rock and plants in the foreground, on one bank of a river or lake. The other side of the canyon is visible in the background. The images were taken in an unknown part of Utah or Wyoming.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Unknown Men Fishing

Description: Copy negative of two unknown men holding a line of caught fish between them. They are standing in front of an old automobile in front of a lake. The men are wearing hats, button-up shirts, and wading boots.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library