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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
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

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
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

[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.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
Partner: Texas General Land Office