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[Village Below Mountains]

Description: Photograph of a village sitting at the base of a mountain. The village houses are mostly one or two stories, with a five story building near the center. The mountain is covered with evergreen trees and snow.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

A Happy Christmas to You - Bishop's Tawton

Description: Postcard created from a painting of Bishop's Tawton by H.B. Wimbush. It pictures a road passing theough a village. Description on the back reads, "Bishop's Tawton. This pretty little village is reputed to have been a former seat of the Bishops of Devonshire, whose picturesque church, shown here, has some fine monuments and a very striking belfry screen. Behind it rises Coddon Hill(630 feet high), from whicha fine view may be had. Barnstaple proper lies two miles further on." Correspondence reads, "With best wishes C.W.B." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Lamar Co., Texas. U.S. The postmark is from Paris, Texas on Dec. 25, 1906.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wimbush, H. B.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

View of Village

Description: Copy negative of two views of the village Tepetate, Mexico. The top picture shows small buildings, tents, and people on a hillside. The bottom picture is of three buildings with a garden in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Happy New Year

Description: Color postcard depicting four men frolicking in a snowy village on New Year's Eve. They appear to be singing and waving their hats. One has climbed a lamp post. Printed on the card is "Happy New Year" Correspondence reads, "Dear Dilly, Got your card today, sent you a little pkg Monday. My address is c/o Curtis House or 511 S. 13th St. Will write you soon, love to all. Write to me. Lovingly, M.L.H." It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 527 S. Mill St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Waco, Tex. on Apr 6, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

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

Hunt County

Description: Map of Hunt County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. The north line of Mercer's Colony and Orr's line are marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1851
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hill County

Description: Map of Hill County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: November 1862
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hill County

Description: Map of Hill County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 1882
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hunt County

Description: Map of Hunt County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. The north line of Mercer's Colony is marked on the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1851
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hill County

Description: Map of Hill County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: October 30, 1857
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hill County

Description: Map of Hill County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: November 1871
Creator: Klappenbach, L. & Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Houston County

Description: Map of Houston County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. The road to Hurricane Bayou is marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1859
Creator: Stremme, C. C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Hill County

Description: Map of Hill County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: February 1886
Creator: Craig, A. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Bosque County

Description: Map of Bosque County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: April 25, 1855
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Bosque County

Description: Map of Bosque County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1871~
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Anderson County

Description: Map of Anderson County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Old Indian Village, which is located on the Neches River, is shown on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: February 1876
Creator: Blau, F. G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Anderson County

Description: Map of the Piney Woods region covering Anderson County, and part of Henderson and Van Zandt Counties, Texas. Houston Mound is located in the Sam Houston Survey. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1849
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Bosque County

Description: Map of Bosque County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: July 1869
Creator: Martin, Joseph
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Polk County

Description: Cadastral map of Polk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: December 1871
Creator: Schutze, Ed.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Polk County

Description: Cadastral map of Polk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some borders are marked in color. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: January 1863
Creator: Reichel, Robert
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Map of Polk County

Description: Cadastral map of Polk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Scale [ca. 1:133,334] (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1856
Creator: Pressler, Charles W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Polk County, Texas

Description: Cadastral map of Polk County, Texas in the Piney Woods region. Some borders and features are marked in color. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: February 1897
Creator: Appell, P. F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Cass County

Description: Map of Cass County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1848
Creator: Holcomb, A. F.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Leon County

Description: Map of Leon County, Texas, including the Piney Woods region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1873
Creator: Stremme, C. C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Texas General Land Office