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Oversize Materials Collection, 1750-2011 | University of North Texas Special Collections

Collection Overview

Title: Oversize Materials Collection, 1750-2011Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1930s-1980s
ID: 01/AR0891
Extent: 19.0
Arrangement: Items are arranged by map case and drawer. There are 19 map cases, each with 5 drawers. Connected items are kept together where possible.
Languages: English, Russian, Spanish;Castilian

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Various collection materials that are oversized and reside in map cases.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Map cases that contain various oversized materials too large for regular boxes, either from separate collections or as individual oversized items. Items are largely maps, posters, photos, calendars, blueprints, newspapers, and university prints. Material is centered around UNT (in its various names throughout its existence) and Texas, although there are several items representing an international focus, as well as the greater United States.

Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored at the Willis Library and is available for same day paging.
Preferred Citation: Oversize Materials Collection, University of Special Collections North Texas
Processing Information: Some items in the map cases have been separated from other collections due to storage size restrictions with the remainder of the materials. Please refer to their individual collection finding aids for more information.
Finding Aid Revision History: May 2018 by Nicole Yatsonsky - added Abstract, Scope/Content, Dates, and updated barcode information where necessary

Box and Folder Listing

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Map Case 17Add to your cart.
Barcode: 712272
Drawer 1Add to your cart.
Barcode: 5001014817
Folder 1: Guillaume de L'isle - L'Amerique Meridionale (Map Of South America), 1722Add to your cart.
G 5200 1708.L5 1722
Folder 2: Europa, Secundum Legitimas By Johann Matthias Hase, undatedAdd to your cart.
G 5700 1743.H3 1743 (RBMCB1)
Folder 3: Fidelity Tailors: 651 South Fifth Avenue, Chicago, 1912Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Magasin des Demoiselles Inserted Supplements, November 1850Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Supplément a L Ècho de la Mode, June - September 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Journal Des Jeunes Personnes; Paris, France; Au Bureau de L'administration Du Journal Des Jeunes Personnes, 1852Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Map - The Congo: And The Founding Of It's Free State: A Story Of Work And Exploration; Harper and Brothers, circa 1885Add to your cart.
Folder 8: A Chart Of Oxford Printing, 1469 - 1900, With Notes And Illustrations, 1904Add to your cart.
655.O5 B471I Number 12 Chart
Folder 9: The Copenhagen Wulfstan Collection: Copenhagen Kongelige Bibliotek GL. KGL. SAM; Edited By James E. Cross, Jennifer Morrish Tunberg, 1993Add to your cart.
PR 1500.A1 E5 v. 25
Folder 10: A Pictorial History Of Polk County, Texas, 1846 - 1910 By The Heritage Committee Of The Polk County Bicentennial Committee And The Polk County Historical Commission, 1978Add to your cart.
F 392.P55 P52 1978
Folder 11: My Diary North And South By Sir William Howard Russell, 1863Add to your cart.
917.3 R91m
Folder 12: Notes On Texas And The Texas And Pacific Railway, 1873Add to your cart.
917.64 T31a
Folder 13: Hostory Of South America And Mexico; Comprising Their Discovery, Geography, Politics, Commerce, And Revolutions By Honorable John M. Niles, June 1839Add to your cart.
Folder 14: The Empire Of Brazil At The Universal Exhibition Of 1876 In Philadelphia, 1876Add to your cart.
918.1 B739
Folder 15: Missionary Travels And Reserches In South Africa; Including A Sketch Of Sixteen Years' Residence In The Interior Of Africa, and A Journey From The Cape Of Good Hope To Loanda, On the West Coast; Thence Across The Continent , Down The River Zambesi, To The Eastern Ocean, 1857Add to your cart.
DT 1030.L58 1857
Folder 16: La Mode Nationale; Paris, 1904Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Ladies' Dressing Sacque [Garment Patterns], 1898Add to your cart.
TT 504 N495 no. 1520 1898
Folder 18: St. Louis And The World's Fair; The World's Greatest Exposition In America's Most Substantial City, 1879Add to your cart.
T 860.B1 S75
Folder 19: Centennial Survey, 1882 - 1982, Bowie Area, 1892Add to your cart.
F 394.B68 C4 1982
Folder 20: Mexico In 1827 By H.G. Ward (Henry George), 1828Add to your cart.
972 W212
Folder 21: Narrative Of The United States' Expedition To The River Jordan And The Dead Sea By W.F. Lynch, U.S.N., Commander Of The Expedition, 1849Add to your cart.
DS 107 .L98 1849
Folder 22: The History Of Louisiana, From The Earliest Period, 1882Add to your cart.
976.3 M363
Folder 23: Children's Story Hour, 1961Add to your cart.
PS 3537.I653 C55 1961
Folder 24: The Last Of The Arctic Voyages; Being A Narrative Of The Expedition In H.M.S. Assistance, Under The Command Of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., In Serach Of Sir John Franklin, During The Years, 1852 - 1854. With Notes On The Natural History By Sir John Richardson, Professor Own, Thomas Bell, J.W. Salter, And Lovell Reeve, 1855Add to your cart.
919.8 B41L
Folder 25: Cemeteries Of Northeast Tarrant County, Texas, circa 1981Add to your cart.
F 392.T25 C87 1981
Folder 26: The Codex Aureus: An Eighth-Century Gospel Book: Stockholm, Kungliga BiblioTek, A.135, 2001 - 2002Add to your cart.
PR 1500.A1 E5
Folder 27: American Wildflower Florilegium, circa 1992Add to your cart.
QK 112.A43 1992
Folder 28: Atlas Geogràfico del Perú, Por Mariano Felipe Paz Soldan, 1865Add to your cart.
918.5 P298
Folder 29: Fort Worth Official Pocket Guide And Directory, Containing The Latest Street And Industrial Map Of Greater Fort Worth City, Streets; Tarrant County Road Map, Street Car Lines, Organizations, Buildings, Churches, Schools, Parks, And Other Daily Useful Information, Prepared IN cooperation And UNder The Auspices Of The Fort Worth Chamber Of Commerce, circa 1920Add to your cart.
917.64 F775
Folder 30: The History Of Oregon And California And The Other Territories Of The North West Coast Of North America; Accompanied By A Geographical View And Map Of Those Countries, And A Number Of Documents As Proofs And Illustrations Of The History, 1845Add to your cart.
979 B838
Folder 31: A Pictorial History Of Texas, From The Earliest Visits Of European Adveturers, To A.D. 1879, 1879Add to your cart.
F 386.T56
Folder 32: The Treaty Of Peace Between The Allied And Associated Powers And Germany, 1919Add to your cart.
D 643.A5 1919
Folder 33: Engraving Of Paris, January 2, 1847Add to your cart.
Drawer 2: Pop-Up ArchivesAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 5001014816
Item 1: Discover The World Of Ancient China, Pop-Up Book, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 2: The Pop-Up Book Of Dinosaurs, undatedAdd to your cart.
Drawer 3Add to your cart.
Barcode: 5001014815
Item 1: Codex Aureus Escurialensis, Documentacion De La Edicion Facsimil, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Medieval Religous Print Reproductions, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Chicago World's FairAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Chicago World's Fair Pennant, 1933Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Montreal, CanadaAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Montreal, Canada Flag, undatedAdd to your cart.
Drawer 4: Maps/PrintsAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 5001014814
Folder 1: Historical Collection - Texas Normal College Scholarship Coupons, 1892Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Map of the State of Texas, 1852Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Land Grant - Austin, TX, 1845Add to your cart.
Signed by Ward Thomas William and Anson Jones
Folder 4: Map of Mexico, 1750Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Map of Mexico and West Indies, 1824Add to your cart.
Item 6 to 10: Four loose UNT campus prints, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Historical Collection - Denton Map (photo), 1883Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Map of Denton Public Schools, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: UNT campus panoramic photos from NT Daily, 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 14: WWII Russia maps, circa 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Burt Blanton - Bluebird train poster and economic/business model graphsAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Blue prints w/ mold - Duke & AyresAdd to your cart.
Drawer 5: Japanese Flag, Silk ScarfAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 5001014813
Item 1: Japanese Flag, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Silk Scarf, undatedAdd to your cart.

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