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Research on asset management for safety and operations

Description: "This report provided Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) with guidance on developing a well-designed asset management system as a critical component of the agency's approach to providing for the mobility of its customers, preserving the infrastructure already in place, planning for future improvements of that infrastructure, and being responsive and accountable to the public regarding the investment of their tax dollars."
Date: August 2011
Creator: Jasek, Debbie; Carson, Jodi L.; Theiss, LuAnn; Songchitruksa, Praprut; Perkins, Judy; Yang, Yonggao et al.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

An Account of the Early History of Surgery in Texas

Description: This presidential address covers the early history of surgery in Texas, including the development of the specialty, early surgical procedures, the first medical associations and organizations, as well as discussions of notable Texas surgeons.
Date: 1932
Creator: Singleton, Albert O.
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[Letter from Paul Osterhout to Osterhout Family, January 7, 1901]

Description: Letter from Paul Osterhout to the Osterhout Family. Paul sent a short letter to his family and informed them that his sister, Gertrude, was feeling better. Paul himself had something happen to his nose and was scheduled for an operation to get it fixed.
Date: January 7, 1901
Creator: Osterhout, Paul
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

Dr. Gustave (Bud) Fackelman and Dr. Maura Wallace

Description: Photograph of Dr. Gustave (Bud) Fackelman on the right and Dr. Maura Wallace on the left performing surgery on a horse. Both doctors and people in the background are wearing scrubs and surgical masks. In the foreground are two lights and a table covered in surgical tools.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

[Two women reading]

Description: Two women sitting on a couch. They are reading from a document entitled "Operation 'Democrat'."
Date: July 28, 1954
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Letter from Mattie L. Arthur to Linnet White, March 30, 1917]

Description: Letter to Linnet White from Mattie L. Arthur. She wrote to talk to Linnet about an operation that Linnet was planning to have soon in Omaha. She also includes bits of local news from the area.
Date: March 30, 1917
Creator: Arthur, Mattie L.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Telegram from A. P. Condon to Claude D. White, April 3, 1917]

Description: Telegram to Claude D. White from A. P. Condon. He wrote to reassure Claude about his wife's upcoming operation and to let him know that he would be looking after her personally.
Date: April 3, 1917
Creator: Condon, A. P.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard from Lizzie to Linnet White, May 2, 1917]

Description: Postcard to Linnet White from Lizzie. She wrote to give Linnet a brief update on what has been happening in life. She mentions that she has been sick, someone that had an operation recently, and hopes to hear from Linnet on how her operation went.
Date: May 2, 1917
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter to Claude D. White, April 12, 1914]

Description: Letter to Claude D. White in Dallas, Texas from an unknown person discussing a successful operation that Linnet White had and her recovery process. The pages are stained and torn in several places, and the name of the person who wrote the letter is missing.
Date: April 12, 1914
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Plan of blockade of Wilmington, North Carolina

Description: Map illustrating the planned blockade of the port of Wilmington, North Carolina. This includes the inlets between Cape Fear and Cape Lookout, blockade lines, and naval perimeters. The crosses indicate blockade ships. This map accompanies the War of the Rebellion papers which include documentation of the North Atlantic Blockade Squadron, 1864.
Date: 1900
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Hampton Roads and Approaches

Description: Map illustrating the site of the battle between the Monitor and the Merrimack during the Civil War including part of Chesapeake Bay, Hampton Roads harbor, and the surrounding areas. Cities, forts, railroads, and batteries are noted on the map and some depths are shaded. This map accompanies the War of the Rebellion papers which include documentation of the action between the ships which took place March 8-9, 1862. Scale 1:211,200 (5 statute miles per 1.5 inches)
Date: 1898
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Photograph of Battalion Staff Members]

Description: Photograph of six soldiers in dress uniforms standing in a line in a field. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "BN Staff- Lt. Apt- S-1 Adjutant; Maj. Mills- C.O. BN. Commander; Maj. Tucker- Ex. O. Executive Off.; Maj. Moore- S-3- Operations; Lt. Johnson- S-2 Intelligence, Security; Lt. Earhardt S-4 Supply."
Date: [1944..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[News Script: Blue baby faces risky operation]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a San Antonio infant traveling to Dallas for a risky operation to correct his malformed heart.
Date: January 6, 1953
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A Map of Actions by the 12th Armored Division]

Description: This map shows the operations of the 12th Armored Division from December 1944 to May 1945. These dates coincide with operations during the Battle of the Bulge.
Date: [1944-12-05..1945-05-05]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

Approaches to Wilmington North Carolina.

Description: Map illustrating the region surrounding Wilmington, North Carolina. Cities, forts, railroads, swamps, and batteries are noted on the map and some depths are shaded. This map accompanies the War of the Rebellion papers which include documentation of the Union North Atlantic Blockading Squadron. Scale 1:633,600 (10 statute miles per 1 inch)
Date: 1899
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Batteries Facing the River at Vicksburg

Description: Map illustrating gun batteries along a river in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Below these river emplacements is a map of a battery at the hospital in Vicksburg, which includes some sketching of elevation. Scale 1:3,600
Date: 1911
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plan of Attack on the Rebel Batteries at Grand Gulf, Mississippi River.

Description: Map illustrating the planned positions of Union vessels for the assault on the Grand Gulf gun batteries. They were to be lined up along the northern side of the Mississippi River near the batteries.
Date: 1911
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plan of First Attack Upon Fort Fischer

Description: Map illustrating the Union naval assault attack upon Fort Fischer in North Carolina. The fort's walls, Fort Buchanan, and the lines of attack of the Union vessels are shown.
Date: 1900
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Plan of Second Attack on Fort Fischer

Description: Map illustrating the second Union naval assault attack upon Fort Fischer in North Carolina. The fort's walls, Battery Buchanan, and Union vessels are shown.
Date: 1900
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 1, Volume 26.

Description: Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the first series "embraces the reports, orders, and correspondence, both Union and Confederate, relating to all naval operations on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and inland waters of the United States during the war of the rebellion, together with the operations of vessels acting singly, either as cruisers or privateers, in different parts of the world. These reports are accompanied by such diagrams and maps as may be necessary" (pp. ix-x). Index starts on page 811.
Date: 1914
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 1, Volume 27.

Description: Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the first series "embraces the reports, orders, and correspondence, both Union and Confederate, relating to all naval operations on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and inland waters of the United States during the war of the rebellion, together with the operations of vessels acting singly, either as cruisers or privateers, in different parts of the world. These reports are accompanied by such diagrams and maps as may be necessary" (pp. ix-x). Index starts on page 725.
Date: 1917
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 2, Volume 2.

Description: Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the second series contains "reports, orders, and correspondence relating to -- 1. The condition of the Union Navy in 1861, before the commencement of hostilities, and to its increase during the progress of the war, including the annual and special reports of the Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of the various bureaus. 2. The construction and outfit of the Confederate Navy, including privateers, setting forth also the annual and special reports of the Confederate Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of bureaus. 3. Statistical data of all vessels, Union and Confederate, as far as can be obtained. 4. Returns of naval and military property captured by the navies of both sides during the war. 5. Correspondence relating to naval prisoners" (p. x). Index starts on page 823.
Date: 1921
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 2, Volume 1.

Description: Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the second series contains "reports, orders, and correspondence relating to -- 1. The condition of the Union Navy in 1861, before the commencement of hostilities, and to its increase during the progress of the war, including the annual and special reports of the Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of the various bureaus. 2. The construction and outfit of the Confederate Navy, including privateers, setting forth also the annual and special reports of the Confederate Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of bureaus. 3. Statistical data of all vessels, Union and Confederate, as far as can be obtained. 4. Returns of naval and military property captured by the navies of both sides during the war. 5. Correspondence relating to naval prisoners" (p. x). Index starts on page 811.
Date: 1921
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department