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[Transcript of Letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, December 1, 1836]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from George Fisher to Stephen F. Austin, on December 1, 1836, impressing upon him the necessity for a newspaper that is sympathetic to the Texan cause, and asking that Austin help to revive the Correo Atlántico in New Orleans.
Date: December 1, 1836
Creator: Fisher, George
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Postcard of Milk Cart View in New Orleans]

Description: Postcard of a woman driving a cart laden with milk jugs pulled by a white horse. Three other women are outside a white building with green doors and balcony fences. On the back of the postcard, the letter reads "Dear Mamie, I hope I will see you before this postcard does. It sure is hot here today - with love - Sigioua." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Ave Beaumont, Texas."
Date: October 1, 1907
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Louisiana Southern Train #11]

Description: Photograph of a train engine connected to a car, viewed from the side; an unidentified man wearing a uniform is in the train's cab. A handwritten note below the image says, "New Orleans La. Aug 1st 1931. La. Southern #11 (ex T&P #63)."
Date: August 1, 1931
Creator: Carlson, R. H.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Train Engine #2 and Car - New Orleans]

Description: Photograph of a train engine and attached car on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. The number "2" and text "T.P.-M.P.T.R.R. OF N.O." are visible on the car. Buildings can be seen in the background. Handwritten text below the image says, "New Orleans, LA. Nov 1st 1948 (to Risso Coal & Mining Co #2)."
Date: November 1, 1948
Creator: Winters, Charles E.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Side View of Train Engine #2 and Car]

Description: Photograph of a train engine and attached car on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. The number "2" and text "T.P.-M.P.T.R.R. OF N.O." are visible on the car. Buildings can be seen in the background. Handwritten text below the image says, "New Orleans, LA. Nov 1st 1948 - T&P-M.P. Term of New Orleans #2 (Former Trinity & Brazos Valley #76) (Sold to Bisco Coal & Towing Co #2)."
Date: November 1, 1948
Creator: Winters, Charles E.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[T&P Train #808]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #808 in New Orleans, Louisiana. There is a second train visible behind the first. Written underneath the image are "New Orleans La Feb 1, 1951" and "C. W. Jernstrom."
Date: February 1, 1951
Creator: Jernstrom, C. W.
Partner: The Grace Museum