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Miner's lamp

Description: Metal lamp with fiber wick; chain and hook for hanging; shaped like a teapot. The Sears 1902 catalogue (p. 671) has similar ones called "Star Miners lamps" or "Star drivers lamps".
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

United States

Description: Hand-colored engraving of the eastern United States showing settlements, roads and topography.
Date: unknown
Creator: Arrowsmith, J.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Mexico

Description: Hand-colored map of southern United States and Mexico to Guatimala. Mexican states and other regions are outlined in color. Towns, roads and geographic features are marked with topography shown by hachures. There is an inset in the lower-left corner of the map with a portion of Mexico including Mexico City and surrounding areas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Arrowsmith, J.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The United States & the Relative Position of the Oregon & Texas

Description: Hand-colored engraving of the United States and surrounding areas. States and regions are outlined in various colors and settlements, roads and topography are marked with relief shown by hachures. There is an inset of Great Britain on the right side of the page showing the outline of the islands and rivers.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wyld, James
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

United States of America

Description: Hand-colored engraving of the eastern two-thirds of the United States. States are shaded in various colors and Mexican states are outlined in color. Some settlements, roads, and geographic features are noted, with relief shown by hachures.
Date: unknown
Creator: Melish, John
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Mexico & Texas.

Description: Hand-colored map of Mexico and Texas as well as the surrounding areas. Each of the Mexican states and the Republic of Texas are shaded in various colors. Settlements, rivers, and mountains are marked with relief shown by hachures.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

San Augustine County, Texas

Description: Plat map of original land grants in San Augustine County. The map is signed in the lower-left corner by W. C. Walsh, the commissioner for the General Land Office verifying its accuracy. Scale ca. 1:133,334
Date: 1879
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Map of Burleson County, Texas.

Description: Plat map of the original land grants of Burleson County, Texas. There is a circle marked near the center of the map which includes the city of Caldwell and surrounding properties. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Date: 1879
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[City Maps]

Description: Street maps of Dallas, Texas and Indianapolis. Bodies of water as well as parks, cemeteries, and other features are shaded in green or blue. Some kinds of roads are marked with additional symbols (there is a key beneath the title on the Indianapolis map) and most streets and major buildings are labeled.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

Description: Hand-colored print of the Civil War camp, Camp Ford taken from an 1865 issue of Harper's Weekly, page 132. Camp Ford, located near Tyler, Texas was established in 1863 as a Confederate prison camp during the Civil War. Over the course of two years, the camp held about 6,000 prisoners and was one of the largest Confederate prison camps west of the Mississippi River.
Date: March 4, 1865
Creator: Simmons, G. W.
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Mexico. and Guatimala.

Description: Hand-colored engraving of Mexico and Guatemala, and the surrounding areas, showing settlements, roads, mines and topography. Mexican states are outlined in various colors and labeled; "Guatimala" encompasses all of Central America (except for Belize). Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: unknown
Creator: Hall, Sidney
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum