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[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

Description: Hand-colored print of the Civil War camp, Camp Ford taken from an 1865 issue of Harper's Weekly, page 132. Camp Ford, located near Tyler, Texas was established in 1863 as a Confederate prison camp during the Civil War. Over the course of two years, the camp held about 6,000 prisoners and was one of the largest Confederate prison camps west of the Mississippi River.
Date: March 4, 1865
Creator: Simmons, G. W.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

Description: Print of Thomas Jefferson posed near a table with a pen in his hand.
Date: unknown
Creator: The Gravure Company of America
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Man Standing Next to Bear Carving]

Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a bear carving at the Texas Folklife Festival. Below the carving is a sign that says, "Wildlife Prints." The man is to the right of it, wearing a peach shirt and a straw cowboy hat. In the image, the bear has just killed a deer and is looming over it in a mountainous landscape.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

Description: Hand-colored print of the Civil War camp, Camp Ford taken from an 1865 issue of Harper's Weekly, page 132. Camp Ford, located near Tyler, Texas was established in 1863 as a Confederate prison camp during the Civil War. Over the course of two years, the camp held about 6,000 prisoners and was one of the largest Confederate prison camps west of the Mississippi River.
Date: March 4, 1865
Creator: Simmons, G. W.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Harper's Weekly: Elizabeth Street, Brownsville, Texas]

Description: Color sketch of Elizabeth Street in Brownsville, Texas, printed from a photograph in an issue of Harper's Weekly. There are buildings lining the street, but no signs are visible. The street is filled with covered wagons and people (including soldiers in uniform).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Image
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Surrender of Santa Anna

Description: Print of Santa Anna's surrender to General Sam Houston during the Texas Revolution
Date: April 22, 1836
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Neu Braunfels in Texas

Description: Steel engraving print of New Braunfels, Texas, from Meyer's Universum
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Chicano Art Book Signing]

Description: Photograph of a Chicano art book signing at YLA III: Splitting Aguas, an exhibition of artwork hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The photograph was taken from above. Artists sit at tables and sign books. Patrons, right, line up behind the table.
Date: 2003
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Sylvia Orozco and Sam Coronado at Splitting Aguas Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of Sylvia Orozco and Sam Coronado at YLA III: Splitting Aguas, an exhibition of artwork hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. They stand in front of a title wall. The text reads: "Twenty Year Anniversary ~ Austin, Texas ~ 2003. Serie Print Project." Orozco, right, wears a sleeveless black blouse and yellow flowered brooch. Coronado, left, wears a gray patterned shirt and name tag.
Date: 2003
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

"Collared Peccary"

Description: Colored lithograph by John James Audubon; plate XXXI from “The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America”
Date: unknown
Creator: Audubon, John James
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Guide: Imagining Mexico: Expressions in Popular Culture]

Description: Gallery guide for Imagining Mexico: Expressions in Popular Culture, an exhibition hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The exhibition ran from January 29th, 2010 to April 18th, 2010. Imagining Mexico: Expressions in Popular culture Explored the importance of crafts in everyday Mexican life throughout history. The guide includes black and white photographs of crafts, a historical timeline, methods of production, and other relevant information.
Date: 2010
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Ernesto de Soto and Sylvia Orozco Speaking to Visitors]

Description: Photograph of individuals visiting The Workshop of Ernest F. de Soto: Master Printer exhibition hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Ernesto de Soto, center, speaks to a woman on the left. Sylvia Orozco and another woman are speaking on the right. They stand in front of a title wall.
Date: 2010
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Title Wall for the Workshop of Ernest F. de Soto]

Description: Photograph of a title wall appearing in The Workshop of Ernest F. de Soto: Master Printer exhibition hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. A print hangs on the left half of the wall. A description of the exhibition is displayed in the middle of the wall, while a list of featured artists appears on the right side of the wall.
Date: 2010
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group in Front of Title Wall for The Workshop of Ernest F. de Soto]

Description: Photograph of eight individuals at The Workshop of Ernest F. de Soto: Master Printer exhibition hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Lulu Flores, Ernesto de Soto, and Sylvia Orozco stand in the middle of the group. They stand in front of a title wall.
Date: November 22, 2010
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Ernesto de Soto and Sam Coronado in Workshop]

Description: Photograph of Ernesto de Soto and Sam Coronado standing in a workshop at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. De Soto stands on the left. He wears a beige suit and green dress shirt. Coronado, right, wears a patterned shirt and jeans.
Date: November 22, 2010
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

Print of Texas missions

Description: Two pages from Gleason's Pictorial Drawing: Room Companion. This page (105) includes two illustrations entitled, "Mission of San Juan, Near San Antonio de Bexar" and Mission of San Jose, Near San Antonio de Bexar."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum