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[Letter from Austin with Map]

Description: Hand-written instructions concerning land surveys along the coast, signed by S. F. Austin. He mentions Duke, Nelms, and [Rales]. On the reverse, a map of the land survey is sketched with notes about dimensions. In the digital version, the first page is included twice - the second time a hand-written transcription of the letter is pictured beneath the original.
Date: November 1, 1830
Creator: Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller), 1793-1836
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Surveyor Posing With Sighting Level

Description: Copy photograph of a surveyor posing with his equipment in the desert. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat and sunglasses. To his left is a sighting level.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Two Men Traveling With Four Horses and Foal

Description: Copy photograph of two men crossing a desert landscape on horseback. With them are two other horses carrying packs. One horse is followed by a foal. Both men are wearing wide-brimmed hats.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Survey Team

Description: Copy photograph of a three-person survey team in the desert. Behind the team are mountains with some snow.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Surveyor on Cliff By River

Description: Copy photograph of a surveyor and his equipment standing on a cliff above a river in the desert. The clouds are dark and there are rock formations in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Surveyor Posing With Sighting Level

Description: Copy photograph of a surveyor in the desert with his equipment. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat and is standing behind a sighting level. There are rock formations in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Holding Survey Stick

Description: Copy negative of an unknown man with a surveying in an alley of a neighborhood. The alley way is made of dirt and there are fences on each side. On the right a a make shift fence of planks of wood are nailed to back of a house. The left side of the alley is enclosed by a chain link fence. Trees in the background are bare.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 94, July 1990 - April, 1991

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 663.
Date: 1991
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 91, July 1987 - April, 1988

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 583.
Date: 1987/1988
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Survey and Letter from L. W. Larson]

Description: Survey of hospital laboratory services and facilities by the Committee on Public Relations with explanatory letter.
Date: unknown
Creator: Committee on Public Relations
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Eduardo Marenco, Jr. to MALDEF participants]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Marenco, Jr., Director for Policy Studies and Research of the Mexican American Legal Defense Educational Fund (MALDEF), asking the reader to complete a survey to help them determine the need for a National Chicano Bar Association.
Date: unknown
Creator: Marenco, Eduardo, Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Map of Titus County

Description: Cadastral map of Titus County, Texas including the Piney Woods region. A separate paper containing a legal statement is affixed to the lower-right corner of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 31, 1857
Creator: Riddle, Elam
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Limestone County

Description: Map of Limestone County, Texas including the Prairies and Lakes region.
Date: February 1877
Creator: Blau, F. G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Harris County

Description: Map of the Gulf Coast region covering Harris County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1876
Creator: Brooks, J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Lamar County

Description: Map of the Prairies and Lakes region covering Lamar County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:100,000 (3000 varas per inch).
Date: 1849
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Ward County

Description: Map of Ward County, Texas in the Big Bend Country region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: August 1890
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Brazoria County

Description: Map of the Gulf Coast region covering Brazoria County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:166,667 (5000 varas per inch).
Date: 1918
Creator: Stevens, P. W. & Stevens, F. K.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Palo Pinto County

Description: Map of Palo Pinto County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. The roads from Fort Belknap to Fort Graham and from Fort Belknap to Fort Worth are indicated on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: December 6, 1856
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Knox County

Description: Map of the Panhandle Plains region covering Knox County, Texas. The center of Knox County is indicated on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: January 1875
Creator: Wise, Louis C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hopkins County

Description: Cadastral map of Hopkins County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1850~
Creator: Pressler, Charles W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office