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A Map of the Travels of George Washington

Description: Map of the travels of George Washington in the Middle Atlantic region of the United States between 1732 and 1799, with insets of New York and the lower Hudson Valley, Mount Vernon, the tidewater region of Virginia, Philadelphia, and Boston. The map includes towns, colonial highways, historic or notable sites, bodies of water, and other geological features, with relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,502,720] (39.5 miles to the inch).
Date: 1931
Creator: National Geographic Society for the National Geographic Magazine
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: A Gallery for Giants of Healing]

Description: Clipping of a magazine article about the Hall of Medicine sculpture series created by Doris Appel. The article describes the creation of the project, gives comments from Appel, and lists some of the contributions of the medical history figures featured in the project. The article also contains photos of the sculptures on display and of Doris Appel.
Date: unknown
Creator: Heller, Linda
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

A New and Correct Plan of the Town of Boston.

Description: Map shows late-colonial Boston, Massachusetts street names, building locations, ferries, wharves, fortifications, and "the Common." "Charles Town in Ruins" is depicted in the upper part of the map. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given. Map comes from The Gentleman's Magazine, v. 45, Oct. 1775.
Date: 1775
Creator: Aitken, Robert, 1735-1802
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Center Fire Station, Maiden, Mass.]

Description: Postcard of Center Fire Station in Maiden, Massachusetts, a two-story brick building with a belfry at its front and center. The base of the building features four garage doors. From left to right, the doors are labeled: Hook & Ladder, Hose, and Engine. Three horse-drawn vehicles are seen outside of these doors.
Date: January 11, 1911
Creator: Redington, Dell A.
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

New map of Massachusetts : compiled from the latest and best authorities.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, canals, ponds, and churches; street names, public buildings, parks, railroads, churches, schools, wharves, military facilities, and ward boundaries for city of Boston and Boston harbor. Inset: "Map of Boston, 1875 : with all the latest improvements." Includes table of population by town from the 1870 census and key to buildings on inset. Relief shown by hachures on inset. Scale [ca. 1:410,000] and [ca. 1:20,000].
Date: 1875
Creator: A. Williams & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

New map of Massachusetts : compiled from the latest and best authorities.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Massachusetts roads, railroads, counties, townships, and notable physical features; street names and select buildings for insets. Insets: "Boston," "Lowell," "Springfield," "Salem," and "Worcester." Includes "Census of Massachusetts" for 1871 table of population statistics. Relief shown by hachures on inset. Scale [ca. 1:410,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: A. Williams & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard with a Photograph of a Horse-Drawn Fire Wagon]

Description: Postcard with a photo of one of the engines of the Springfield Fire Department in Springfield, Massachusetts. The person who wrote the note on the back of the picture says that he caught a cold during the "Indian PowWow Clambake at Riverside Park." The wagon in the picture is loaded with blankets, rope, and a long water hose rolled up in the back and is being pulled by two spotted horses; two firemen are also seated in the driver's seat holding the reins.
Date: October 18, 1912
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Bust tintype photograph of Eugene Arnold wearing a dark coat]

Description: Bust tintype photograph of Mr. Eugene Arnold. He is wearing a dark coat, light colored vest and white shirt and tie. He hair is parted on his right side. Enclosed in a pink cardboard substrate. Embossed on bottom: "PAT NOV. 5 1867 C.A. KIHLGREN BOSTON, MASS" On back, handwritten: "Mr Eugene Arnold Bolelingreen Ky"
Date: November 5, 1867
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Postcard of a Fire Truck, Greenfield, Mass.]

Description: Postcard of two fire fighters in a combination fire truck. The back of the truck has a ladder and a coiled hose visible. On the back of the postcard, the sender has left a handwritten message that says, "I was wondering if you have given up our exchange - because of our inability to send local dept. views. I am looking for new ones [...]"
Date: April 17, 1913
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

Plan of a survey for the proposed Boston and Providence rail-way.

Description: Map shows major early nineteenth century streets in the cities of Boston, Cambridge, and Providence; roads, towns, structures, and residents between Boston and Providence along proposed railway route; major physical features such as swamps, ponds, and wooded areas. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:63,360].
Date: 1828
Creator: Hayward, James, 1786-1866
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America [Sheet 3]

Description: Map shows cities, railroads, and roads for northeastern United States; details for greater Boston and New York areas in insets. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:3,700,000] and [1:1,000,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: Petermann, A. (August), 1822-1878
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the eastern United States]

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century cities, railroads, and canals in the New England area. Inset: "Die Atlantischen Staaten zwischen Washington & Boston" [The Atlantic States between Washington and Boston]. Scale [1:7,500,000] and [1:2,000,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: Petermann, A. (August), 1822-1878
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[News Script: Havard]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story. This story aired at 10pm.
Date: April 10, 1969, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to A. J. Yates, January 22, 1836]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin, Branch T. Archer, and William H. Wharton to A. J. Yates, on January 22, 1836, allowing him to receive proposals for a loan from the United States government.
Date: January 22, 1836
Creator: Austin, Stephen F.; Archer, Branch T. & Wharton, William H.
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Johnson's Boston and vicinity

Description: Map shows railroads, street names, ferry routes, wards, "city car routes," parks, buildings and institutions in Boston, Massachusetts along with the nearby communities of Cambridge, Chelsea, and Somerville. Includes legend. Scale [ca. 1:21,000].
Date: [1881..1887]
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library