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Heydrick's Ownership Map of Young Co., Texas.

Description: Survey map of Young County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, bodies of water, roads, railroads, and oil fields. A legend indicating drilling wells, gas wells, abandoned wells, and dry holes is included in the upper-right corner. Scale [ca. 1:48,000] (4000 feet to the inch).
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of Gillespie County

Description: Survey map of Gillespie County, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing property lines, ownership, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, forts, and bodies of water. No scale information given.
Date: March 23, 1857
Creator: Von Rosenberg, W.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Van Dorn Road]

Description: Map of the Van Dorn Trail, a road that ran from Fort Belknap, near Newcastle, Texas, to Camp Radzminski on Otter Creek, north of Frederick, Oklahoma. The map also includes Indian Territory, battle sites, and possible additions to the road. No scale indicated.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Topography

Description: Topographic map of parts of Cotton County, Oklahoma, and Wichita County, Texas, showing roads, buildings, bodies of water, fences, bridges, pumping stations, different types of trees, and sandy soil regions. Relief shown by contours and hachures (Red Bluff). Scale [ca. 1:6,000] (500 feet to the inch).
Date: 1921
Creator: Penick, Stuart T. & Penick, Dixon B.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plot of Itinerary Map from Helena, Texas to Ft. Mason, Texas

Description: Plot of two routes from Helena, Texas, to Fort Mason, Texas, marched and surveyed by the 35th Infantry Division, showing major towns and rivers. The route on the right has information about road conditions, river currents, and the abundance of water, grass, and woods. Scale [ca. 1:633,600] (approximately 10 miles to the inch).
Date: 186u
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Postcard of the Iron Mountain Route, Ouachita River]

Description: The image in front of the postcard, on the left corner, shows a forest in the background. In the middle ground there is a house with a yellow roof. From the middle ground to the foreground is a river. On the river there are big rocks that recede into the distance towards the house. On the right side in the foreground, there is a figure standing on a rock fishing. 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 side of the image is printed the following: "Ouachita River, at Old Mill near 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

[Postcard of a Rowboat on a River]

Description: The image in front of the postcard shows an empty white rowboat on the left side of the riverbank. In the background to the left is a white house with an orange roof and to its left is a white house with a red leafed tree in the front. In the foreground, in front of the rowboat there is grass. Underneath the image is printed the following: "Clyffeside View, Huntington, W. Va." At the bottom of the postcard is illegible handwritten text. On the right lower corner is printed: "Handcolored." The postcard is addressed to Miss Mamie McFaddin in Beaumont, Texas. Credit is given to Wild & Boette.
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Photograph of People on the Bank of the River]

Description: Photograph of people doing various activities on the bank of river. There are couple of people sitting, a couple are bending over, and two are walking. There is only one person clothed and the rest are unclothed. There is a note on the back of the photograph that reads: MX. BRDR 1916/7."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[Photograh of Soldiers on the Bank of the River]

Description: Photograph of soldiers doing various activities on the bank of the river. There are some soldiers that are swimming, drying off, and others standing. There is one soldier holding a gun and watching. There are some soldiers that are dressed and other soldiers unclothed. There is a note on the front of the photograph that reads: " No.5804...U.S. Soldiers swimming in the Rio Grande... Swafford...photo...copyright..."
Date: 1916
Partner: Texas Military Forces Museum

[News Clip: Jawbone]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany an unknown news story. This b-roll footage shows an unidentified body of water and building. This story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: May 16, 1985
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections