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Surveyor; Man Posing With Surveyor Instruments

Description: 1 copy negative of two photographs. The first photograph shows a surveyor. The second photograph shows a surveyor posing with surveying instruments. The surveyor is shown wearing a hat, tie and boots.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Holding Survey Stick

Description: Copy negative of exhibit A in the Miller Vs. Eslop case. It is a picture of a man with a survey stick at an indented area in a road, with fences and houses on each side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Telescope

Description: Cylindrical brass box (a) houses sextant (b) and doubles as screw on base. Two part telescope (c) can be attached to sextant by screw (d); engraved: "Troughton & Simms, London"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Pocket compass

Description: Nickel over brass pocket compass belonging to George Smyth, surveyor of the Republic of Texas and signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Steel survey chain

Description: Steel survey chain with brass handles which are bolted on; there are 4 brass marker tags with 1, 2, 3, and 4 points respectively; the 29 cm long links are ringed together; marked, “50 FT TESTED K&E STEEL NO 12” “KEUFFEL & ESSER CO. NEW YORK 6410”
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Azimuth circle

Description: Azimuth circle made of brass with glass prism which adjusts to desired angle. There are two glass eye pieces and a circular ring of brass with quadrants marked. A bubble level is under the angle finder. It is marked, “No. 5696 K.” PATT. 1950.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 29, July 1925 - April, 1926

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 325.
Date: 1926
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Topographic Map of Texas and Oklahoma Boundary: Fort Auger Area, Map Number 5 (In Four Sheets)

Description: Map of the Fort Auger area around the Red River showing portions of both Texas and Oklahoma. River depths are marked with relief shown by contour lines. A legal notice at the bottom of the page asserts that the map is accurate, verified by the Supreme Court of the United States. Scale 1:6,000
Date: September 3, 1924
Creator: Geologic Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Texas and Oklahoma Boundary: Big Bend Area, Sheet Number 1

Description: Map of the Big Bend area around the Red River showing portions of both Texas and Oklahoma. Various areas are marked off into numbered segments and there are red lines radiating from specific points on either side of the river. A legal notice at the bottom of the page asserts that the map is accurate, verified by the Supreme Court of the United States. Scale 1:6,000
Date: December 31, 1923
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Texas and Oklahoma Boundary: Fort Augur Area, Map Number 4

Description: Map of the Fort Auger area around the Red River showing portions of both Texas and Oklahoma. Various areas are marked off into numbered segments and there are red lines radiating from specific points on either side of the river. A legal notice at the bottom of the page asserts that the map is accurate, verified by the Supreme Court of the United States. Scale 1:24,000
Date: September 3, 1924
Creator: Geological Survey (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Plat of Ingleside and Garden Tracts

Description: Color promotional map of San Patricio County, Texas showing the town of Ingleside and Corpus Christi Bay with an inset of the Hotel Ingleside. Scale 1:4,800.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of C. E. Sammon's Subdivision

Description: Map of C. E. Sammon's Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by South Eighth, Boyce, and Martin streets and divided by Idlewild Street. The block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. The map is signed by W. A. Riney, C. E. Scale 1:1,200.
Date: unknown
Creator: Beard, Truman & Murray, J. B.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Map of Part of Lot 2, Block 186, City of Abilene, Texas

Description: Map of Part of Lot 2 Block 186 in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by Jeanette and South Seventh streets. The block is divided into individual segments showing property divisions. The map was recorded November 5th, 1924 at 5pm by W. E. Beasley, County Clerk of Taylor County. Scale 1:1,200.
Date: 1926
Creator: Beard, Truman & Balch, Edgar L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Continuation of Elmwood, a Subdivision of Parts of Blocks 8 and 9, B. Austin Survey Number 91, Taylor County, Texas

Description: Map of the Continuation of Elmwood Subdivision in Taylor County, Texas bordered by the Brazos River, Edgewood drive, Jack, and Dallam streets and divided by Dallam, Elmwood, Sylvan, and Hutchinson streets. Each lot is subdivided into numbered segments showing property divisions.
Date: unknown
Creator: Balch, Edgar L. & Beard, Truman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Mouser & Miller's Subdivision of Blocks 191 & 192 and Thomas' Addition to Abilene

Description: Map of Mouser and Miller's Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by Rose and South Seventh streets and divided by Mouser, South Eighth, and Rye streets. Each lot is subdivided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Cedar Creek is labeled to the right of the subdivision.
Date: unknown
Creator: Murray, J. B. & Holsworth, W. W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Map of Hillside, Abilene, Texas. [#1]

Description: Map of Hillside Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by Boyce, Digby, Meander, and South Sixth streets. The block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. There is a playground in the middle of the block. Scale : 1:1,200.
Date: unknown
Creator: Beard, Truman & Murray, J. B.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

M. C. Lambeth's Subdivision Outlot 2, Block 186, Abilene, Texas

Description: Map of M. C. Lambeth's Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by Jeanette, South Eighth, South Seventh, and Peach streets. The block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Scale: 1:1,200.
Date: 1926
Creator: Beard, Truman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library