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[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

[Miss. Francelia Leonard]

Description: (back of photo) Miss Francelia (?) Leonard of 36 Oxford St., Fairhaven, Mass., who willed me $2000.00 when I requested to make it a trust fund with reversal to the Virginia Ep. Theol. Seminary - Income 75.00 per yr. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: unknown
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Grace Church, New Bedford, Mass]

Description: Photograph of the west entrance of the Grace Episcopal Church in New Bedford, Massachusetts, taken from the opposite side of County Street near several automobiles. There is a tall, square tower above the door and, to the right, a portion of the building with a peaked roof and a small cross at the top, large stained-glass windows, and decorative brickwork along the eaves.
Date: 1926
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Mrs. Knowlton, wife of Major Knowlton]

Description: (back of photo) Maj. Knowlton's wife (52) and her M.J.T. (can't read) at Jitney Players "back stage". They had a great pla, we all had a barrel of fun and a good dinner at the Knowlton's on Salter's Point So. Dartsmouth. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Date: unknown
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[South Station in Boston]

Description: South Station in Boston, June 1930. At this date the large train shed was being removed as part of the overall modernization of the station. Platform canopies were the replacement. This large terminal had twenty stub end tracks. In the background a steamship is moored at the wharf and in the foreground are the tracks and depot of the Boston Elevated Railway.
Date: June 1930
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Oil Press Mat.

Description: Patent for a new and improved oil press mat. This design "relates to mats between which cakes of ground cotton or other oil-yielding seed are held while being subjected to the action of the press which separates the oil from the cakes. The invention has for its object to provide certain improvements in the construction of such mats, whereby they are made more efficient and durable than those in general use" (lines 9-17).
Date: May 1, 1883
Creator: Mann, Frederic C. & Schumacher, Henry
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oil-Distributer.

Description: Patent for simple and efficient oil-distributor that is meant to calm the water next to a ship. It also takes up little space and can easily be launched over the side of the ship and is insured so that oil is automatically distributed into the water.
Date: September 17, 1895
Creator: Ericson, John & Phinney, Adelbert
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Gravity Oil-Distributer for Ships.

Description: Patent for a gravity oil-distributors for ships at sea that calms the water during storms. "the objects of [the] invention are to produce a very simple, cheap and buoyant boat or float, that may be compactly stored upon deck, conveniently launched over the side of the vessel, and so manipulated therefrom as to keep a proper and desired relative position in connection therewith, and which will automatically feed oil to the water" (lines 11-18).
Date: September 18, 1894
Creator: Ericson, John
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

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

Johnson's Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island.

Description: Map indicates the railroads, counties, lighthouses, major roads, cities and towns of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Inset shows an enlarged version of the Boston area. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:647,000] and [ca. 1:290,000].
Date: [1866..1879]
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
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

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

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

Map of the northern provinces of the United States.

Description: Map shows roads, counties, cities and towns, military forts in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, and parts of Maryland, Maine, and Delaware, canals in Pennsylvania; some properties depicted by a house and owner name. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:2,220,000].
Date: [1798..1810]
Creator: Russell, John C., Jr.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library