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[Clipping: The Big Floods]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about one of the worst floods in Abilene history, including a drawing of Abilene showing the flood area. There is also a small additional article about the runoff effects of the flood.
Date: May 26, 1974
Creator: Duff, Katharyn
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Town Plat of Maryneal

Description: Sketch of a portion of Maryneal, Texas showing a tract of property belonging to the Smalley family. Along the right side, there is a handwritten note from the owner of land that abuts the Smalley tract asking for clarification about where the property lines fall. The map was drawn on the back of a page of text containing legal statements.
Date: unknown
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Clipping: Articles from Abilene Reporter-News]

Description: Newspaper clipping of several articles from the Abilene Reporter-News, including an article about a burglary ring stealing weed killer, an army corporal receiving a medal for his service in Vietnam, a $100 Billion Water Plan, a sales tax bill, and others. The article about the army corporal includes a photographic portrait of the young man in his uniform. A small advertisement in the bottom left corner lists jewelry rings.
Date: February 5, 1967
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clipping: 123 Named For Bond Issue Study]

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about a committee for Abilene city to study the feasibility of a capital improvements bond program, including the names of the committee members and a photograph of the chairman, John A. Wright, who helped select the members.
Date: December 5, 1966
Creator: Shell, Bill
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library